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SAMSUNG 830 Series MZ-7PC256D/AM 2.5" 256GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) Desktop Upgrade Kit
- SATA III
(256 GB) - Your PC Transformed
- Powerhouse performance--allows you to boot up your desktop in as little as 15 seconds
- Precision engineering from the inside out for exceptional performance and unrivaled reliability
- Comes with Norton Ghost software for simple and safe data migration
- Includes complete desktop installation kit
- Ultra-slim to accommodate PCs of any size
Get more done on your desktop in less time with the Samsung 830 Series Solid-State Drive. This product enables you to boot up your desktop in as little as 15 seconds and is well suited for everyday computing tasks like surfing the web or playing PC games. Like other SSDs, this product has no moving parts, resulting in improved reliability and data protection (not to mention less noise) when compared with traditional hard drives. Norton Ghost software allows you to simply and safely transfer files to your new SSD with ease.
Explore the Samsung 830 Series SSD
Faster Performance, Improved Multitasking
The Samsung 830 Series Solid-State Drive is tailored for computing tasks like gaming, web surfing, and playing multimedia files--and it can boot up your desktop in as little as 15 seconds. The device offers random read speeds of up to 80,000 IOPS, fast sequential read speeds of up to 520 MB/s, and fast sequential write speeds of 400 MB/s. And it delivers superior multi-tasking performance with Samsung 3-Core MCX Controller and toggle NAND technology.
Samsung designs and manufactures its own NAND, Controller, and DRAM Cache components, ensuring exceptional quality and reliability.
Slim, Brushed Metal Design
This 830 Series drive features a sturdy, brushed metal shell to protect it from shock, dust, and corrosion. At 0.28 inches thick and only 2.15 ounces in weight, the SSD is slim and light enough to accommodate ultra-slim PC cases.
As with all solid-state drives, this product contains no moving parts and therefore uses less power than a typical hard drive.
Kit for Easy Desktop Installation
The drive comes with a desktop installation kit containing a 2.5-inch to 3.5-inch bracket, screws, SATA data cable, and SATA power cable.
Norton Ghost 15.0 Software
This 830 Series drive comes with a full version of Norton Ghost 15.0, a disk-cloning program that simplifies data migration and allows you to copy your entire system to your SSD with a couple of mouse clicks. Norton Ghost also offers simple data backup and recovery to keep your data protected throughout the life of the SSD.
Samsung SSD Magician Software
The included Samsung's SSD Magician software provides system information and enables performance benchmarking, performance optimization, OS optimization, firmware updates, data security, and over-provisioning. It helps maintain the SSD at its peak condition throughout the life of your desktop computer.
Minimum System Requirements and Warranty Information
The Samsung 830 Series Solid-State Drive is compatible with Microsoft Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit), Windows Vista, Windows XP, Mac OS X, and Linux systems. It is backed by a three-year limited warranty.
Samsung 830 Series Solid-State Drive, Samsung SSD Magician software and manual CD, Norton Ghost 15.0 software CD, quick user manual, 2.5-inch to 3.5-inch bracket, screws, SATA data cable, and SATA power cable.
- Outstanding Performance in Multi-TaskingSamsung’s fast random read speeds (up to 80,000 IOPS) maximize performance when it matters most. And 256MB of DRAM cache memory helps maintain stable random read performance, even if the access range is increased. A Samsung SSD is the ideal solution for your everyday computing needs, such as web browsing, document creation, viewing or editing multimedia files, playing PC games, etc.
- Lightning Fast Speed, at Your CommandThe 830 Series’ superior sequential read speed provides lightning fast access to your files, loading large multimedia files quickly and smoothly.
- Sustained Performance and Unrivaled ReliabilitySamsung SSDs are designed and build completely in-house. The Samsung SSD 830 Series is optimized for exceptional, sustained performance and unrivaled reliability through its specially-engineered wear-leveling and garbage collection algorithms.
- A Complete, User-Friendly desktop SolutionThe Samsung SSD 830 series Desktop Upgrade Kit includes a user-friendly installation kit, including a full version of Norton Ghost, an interactive installation guide, and premium installation tools for desktops. Samsung’s SSD Magician software eliminates the confusion and uncertainties of SSD management, making it simple for users to maximize the performance and lifetime of their Samsung SSD.
- Toggle DDR NAND FlashSamsung’s 20-nanometer-class toggle DDR NAND Flash chips enable data transfer rates of up to 133 megabits per second (Mbps)-more than three times faster than conventional (40 Mbps) single-date-rate (SDR) NAND Flash chips.
- 3-core ARM9-based MCX ControllerWhile most SSD makers rely on generic, dual-core controllers, Samsung has developed its own exclusive, triple-core MCX controllers that excel in multi-tasking and help to assure stead performance over time. Based on an ARM9 controller, its three CPU cores can execute multiple instructions such reading data, writing data and optimization.
Warranty & Returns
Warranty, Returns, And Additional Information
- Limited Warranty period (parts): 3 years
- Limited Warranty period (labor): 3 years
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- Return for refund within: 30 days
- Return for replacement within: 30 days
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