Fast Load Times Ideal for Gaming
From boot-up to shutdown, the SanDisk Extreme SSD improves the user experience with fast read and write speeds. You will experience less lag time with graphics-intensive applications, as well as quiet, cool operation overall.
The SanDisk Extreme SSD offers sequential read speeds of up to 540 MB/s and sequential write speeds of up to 460 MB/s¹.
Upgrade Your PC for Extreme Performance
The SanDisk Extreme Solid State Drive offers an ideal DIY upgrade solution for PC/laptop users. Simply replace your existing hard drive with the SanDisk Extreme SSD for fast load times.
No Moving Parts for Reliable Operation
Built with no moving parts, the rugged SanDisk Extreme SSD is both shock and vibration resistant. It is rated at 1.4 million hours mean time before failure♦ (MTBF), which means you can depend on it as a long-term upgrade solution.
Affordable and Energy Efficient
By replacing your existing hard drive with the SanDisk Extreme SSD, you can defer laptop/PC replacement or repair costs. The drive consumes less power than a 7,200 RPM hard drive** so your laptop battery lasts longer.
Compatibility and Warranty Information
The SATA 6 Gb/s SanDisk Extreme SSD is backward compatible with SATA 3 Gb/s and SATA 1.5 Gb/s. It measures 0.39 by 3.96 by 2.78 inches (H x W x D) and works with any computer that has a 2.5-inch hard drive.
The SanDisk Extreme Solid State Drive is backed by a three-year limited warranty†.
SanDisk Corporation is a Silicon Valley-based S&P 500 and Fortune 500 company. It is a global leader in flash memory cards--from research, manufacturing, and product design to consumer branding and retail distribution. SanDisk holds more than 1,700 US patents and more than 1,100 foreign patents.
What's in the Box
SanDisk Extreme Solid State Drive (480 GB*)
¹ Based on SanDisk internal testing of sequential read and write speeds; performance may vary depending upon host device, OS, and application. 1 megabyte (MB) = 1 million bytes.
♦ Based on SanDisk internal testing using Telcordia stress part testing.
** As compared to 7,200 RPM SATA 2.5-inch hard drive. Based on published specifications and SanDisk internal benchmarking tests.
† Three-year warranty in regions not recognizing limited warranty.
|SanDisk Extreme SSD||120 GB*||240 GB*||480 GB*|
|Performance||Seq. Read (up to)||550 MB/s||550 MB/s||540 MB/s|
|Seq. Write (up to)||510 MB/s||520 MB/s||460 MB/s|
|Rnd. Read (up to)||23K IOPS||39K IOPS||44K IOPS|
|Rnd. Write (up to)||83K IOPS||83K IOPS||46K IOPS|
|MTBF||Telcordia, Stress Part||2.5M hours||2.0M hours||1.4M hours|
* 1 gigabyte (GB*) = 1 billion bytes. 1 terabyte (TB) = 1 trillion bytes. Some capacity not available for data storage.
i Test Platform: Dell Optiplex 990, RAM 4GB, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit, Processor: Intel® Core™ i7-2600 CPU @ 3.40GHz, Intel driver: 10.1.0.1008.
Based on SanDisk internal testing of sequential read and write speeds; performance may vary depending upon host device, OS and application. 1 megabyte (MB) = 1 million bytes
ii ATTO Disk Benchmark, Average length 512MB data transfer, QD=10
iii IOMETER 2008 benchmark, LBA range 8GB
Based on SanDisk internal testing using Telcordia stress part testing.
As compared to 7200 RPM SATA 2.5" hard drive. Based on published specifications and sanDisk internal benchmarking tests.
3 year warranty in regions not recognizing limited warranty.