The MSI Spatium M480 1TB SSD is a high-performance solid-state drive (SSD) with a capacity of 1TB. It utilizes PCIe Gen4x4 interface and NVMe 1.4 protocol for fast data transfer speeds. The sequential read/write speeds are rated at 7000/5500 MB/s respectively, making it suitable for demanding tasks such as gaming, multimedia editing, and large file transfers.
The SSD is equipped with a PHISON E18 controller, which ensures efficient performance and reliability. It also features random read/write speeds of up to 350,000/700,000 IOPS, allowing for quick access to small files and multitasking.
The MSI Spatium M480 SSD has a high Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF) rating of up to 1,600,000 hours, indicating its durability and longevity. It also includes various features for data protection and performance optimization, such as TRIM (requires OS support), SMART (Self-Monitoring, Analysis, and Reporting Technology), LDPC (Low Density Parity Check) ECC Algorithm, End to End Data Path Protection, and APST (Autonomous Power State Transition).
Additionally, the SSD supports encryption for data security, with options such as AES256, TCG OPAL2.0, and Pyrite. It also has a Terabytes Written (TBW) rating of 700, which represents the amount of data that can be written to the SSD before the drive’s lifespan may be affected.