Samsung SSD 950 Pro M.2 256GB MZ-V5P256BW Review
Years have passed and technology keeps changing from day to day. Only a few years ago we relied on the IDE cables to connect the HDD to the motherboard, later came the SATA which was much faster and now we have the M.2 PCIe which is supposed to be the fasted of them all. With that said, we have a Samsung SSD 950 Pro M.2 256GB MZ-V5P256BW that’s the first drive to use the new NVMe technology and everybody wants to know what’s good about this technology.
The good news is that the Samsung SSD 950 Pro M.2 256GB MZ-V5P256BW turns out to be the best SSD on the market today according to various benchmark tests. Gaming and hardware enthusiasts have a chance to enjoy high speeds with this beast as it’s the first that uses NVMe tech to be released to the public. The Samsung SSD 950 Pro M.2 256GB MZ-V5P256BW proves to be a pace setter and the other manufacturers will have to follow suit. To say the least, the drive has an exceptional performance. In order to get the best performance out of this beauty, make sure that you give it a considerable amount of airflow and you will not be disappointed.
The Samsung SSD 950 Pro M.2 256GB MZ-V5P256BW boasts of a decent construction although it doesn’t get what its SATA counterparts get in terms of a safety (the protective housing.) There are a few exposed components and this might be a risky venture. However this isn’t a problem as the Samsung guys have it figured out and that’s why they have a genuinely long warranty. When it comes to the design of the Samsung SSD 950 Pro M.2 256GB MZ-V5P256BW, the manufacturers cut down the cost as it’s typically unimportant. With the new SSDs on the market, the disks will obviously be hidden and so there’s no need to work on the beauty of the SSD. Furthermore, the guys at the Samsung headquarters have only provided a color to distinguish the SSD from the motherboard.
All in all, there is much to like about the Samsung SSD 950 Pro M.2 256GB MZ-V5P256BW. There’s of course the speed, the construction and the pricing. The pricing is well thought out although it might seem a bit expensive. However, if you look at the overall value of the Samsung SSD 950 Pro M.2 256GB MZ-V5P256BW, you will realize that you are getting a premium product that will last for a long time.
The ideal buyer of the Samsung SSD 950 Pro M.2 256GB MZ-V5P256BW would be a person who works with multimedia everyday and wants something that will copy files as fast as possible. Portability is also an added advantage as the SSD is not bulky neither heavy. If you are the kind who want to be trend setters, then go for the Samsung SSD 950 Pro M.2 256GB MZ-V5P256BW as it has started a new trend that other manufacturers will have to follow. The SSD has a good overall value and therefore get’s a gold medal for a good price to performance ratio.
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