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Old 31-03-15, 02:05 PM
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Samsung 850 EVO M.2 SATA SSD Review



Samsung have taken their latest creation, the 3D V-NAND, and applied it to a M.2 socket SSD. How does it perform?


Samsung 850 EVO M.2 SATA SSD Review

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Old 31-03-15, 02:37 PM
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It is a shame it is still using the same AHCI/sata 3 controller, it is the only thing holding their 3D Nand back.
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Old 31-03-15, 08:46 PM
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Could have been even better !

It is good, but could have been better.
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Old 01-04-15, 12:22 AM
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Typo under Conclusion at the end of 3th paragraph:
"..., and the 750 EVO M.2 is certainly fast, without compromising aesthetics."
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Old 01-04-15, 01:12 AM
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Samsung SM951

Hey Guvnor, I just posted a member review of the SM951 SSD to the site last night
Waiting on it to be approved.
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Old 01-04-15, 01:21 AM
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I kinda wish it would be a black PCB not green, I will not be looking to buy one until they start coming out with black PCB
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Old 01-04-15, 01:32 AM
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Yeah kinda stupid to bring it out in green and sata 3, unless someone is mad I can't see many of these being sold
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Old 01-04-15, 02:31 AM
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The problem is with a green PCB it's its not going to blend in to the motherboard so for me, i will not be buying any of these M.2 drives until they start coming out with black PCB
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Old 01-04-15, 06:03 AM
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The problem is with a green PCB it's its not going to blend in to the motherboard so for me, i will not be buying any of these M.2 drives until they start coming out with black PCB
There's the kingston hyperx incoming. However, it will cost more than the EVO.
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Old 01-04-15, 07:23 AM
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To be fair, there's nothing on it other than the contacts which you could mask off easily, that would stop you spraying it black if that's seriously all thats stopping you buying it
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