The Plextor 2.5-inch 64M3 solid state drive (SSD) helps improve the performance of the computer and it supports SATA 3 (6Gbps). You can easily replace your drive for any laptop or desktop computers and its price is razonable. PX-64M3 solid state drive provides read/write speeds up to 525/445 MB/s in sequential mode and up to 70,000/65,000 IOPS in random mode.
The M3 features exclusive firmware with True Speed, including Plextor’s proprietary Bad Block Management, Global Wear Leveling and Instant Restore technologies that optimize performance. True Speed is designed to prevent drastic drops in read/write speeds that normally occur with SSDs after prolonged use or when data becomes heavily fragmented. True Speed technology will maintain the M3’ high performance and read/write speeds at like-new levels throughout the life of the drive.
Plextor strives to exceed industry standards with rigorous benchmark testing; before leaving the factory, each Plextor SSD is put through a 20-hour high temperature burn-in test and an intense simulation of real world environments. As a result, Plextor SSDs have a 0.59% average annual failure rate, which is one of the lowest in the industry. The M3 offers a perfect solution for businesses, power users, serious gamers, system integrators and anyone who demands a drive with high efficiency and fast performance. The M3 is available in 64GB, 128GB, 256GB and 512GB capacities.
Plextor M3 Series PX-64M3 2.5″ 64GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) is available at Newegg for $119.99
|Form Factor||2.5″ Standard|
|Interface||Serial-ATA 6Gb/s, compatible with SATA 3Gb/s and 1.5Gb/s|
|Seq. Read Speed (SATA 6Gb/s)||Up to 520 MB/s|
|Seq. Write Speed (SATA 6Gb/s)||Up to 175 MB/s|
|Ran. Read Speed (IOPS 4K)||Up to 55,000 IOPS|
|Ran. Write Speed (IOPS 4K)||Up to 40,000 IOPS|
|DRAM Cache||128 MB DDR3|
|Shock Resistance||1500 G, 0.5 ms|
|Operating Temperature||0°C ~ 70°C|
|Controller||Marvell 88SS9174 Flash controller|
|Power ECC||48 bit per 2 KB|
|Wear Leveling||Global Wear leveling|
|Dimensions (W x L x H)||69.85 mm x 100 mm x 9.5 mm|
|Flash Memory||MLC type|
Plextor M3 Series Solid State Drives is also available at Plextor Shop for $119.99