Always Evolving SSD
The ultimate in performance, upgraded. Faster than the 970 EVO, the 970 EVO Plus is powered by the latest V-NAND technology and firmware optimization. It maximizes the potential of NVMe bandwidth for unbeatable computing. Comes in capacities of up to 1TB, with reliability of up to 600 TBW.
Level up Performance
The 970 EVO Plus reaches sequential read/write speeds up to 3,500/3,300 MB/s, up to 53% faster than the 970 EVO. Powered by the latest V-NAND technology—which brings greater NAND performance and higher power efficiency—along with optimized firmware, a proven Phoenix controller, and Intelligent TurboWrite boost speed.
The next advancement in NVMe SSDs. The 970 EVO Plus fits up to 1TB onto the compact M.2 (2280) form factor, greatly expanding storage capacity and saving space for other components. Samsung’s innovative technology empowers you with the capacity to do more and accomplish more.
The new standard in sustainable performance. Get up to 600 TBW with a 5-year limited warranty for lasting performance. The 970 EVO Plus provides exceptional endurance powered by the latest V-NAND technology and Samsung’s reputation for quality.
Achieve a new level of drive confidence. Samsung’s advanced nickel-coated controller and heat spreader on the 970 EVO Plus enable superior heat dissipation. The Dynamic Thermal Guard automatically monitors and maintains optimal operating temperatures to minimize performance drops.
Advanced drive management made simple. The Samsung Magician software will help you keep an eye on your drive. A suite of user-friendly tools helps keep your drive up to date, monitor drive health and speed, and even boost performance.
Product Type: SSD
Series: 970 EVO Plus
Usage Application: Client PCs
Interface: PCIe Gen 3.0 x 4, NVMe 1.3
Sequential Read Speed
Up to 3,500 MB/s * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration
Sequential Write Speed
Up to 3300 MB/s * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration
Random Read Speed
Random Read (4KB, QD32): Up to 600,000 IOPS; Random Read (4KB, QD1): Up to 19,000 IOPS * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration
Random Write Speed
Random Write (4KB, QD32): Up to 550,000 IOPS; Random Write (4KB, QD1): Up to 60,000 IOPS * Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration
Samsung Phoenix Controller
Samsung V-NAND 3-bit MLC
Cache Memory; Samsung 512MB Low Power DDR4 SDRAM
Trim Support: Supported
AES 256-bit Encryption (Class 0)TCG/Opal IEEE1667 (Encrypted drive)
GC (Garbage Collection)
Auto Garbage Collection Algorithm
Device Sleep Mode Support: Yes
Temperature proof: Yes
Gaming SSDs: Yes
Average Power Consumption (system level)
* Average: 6 W * Maximum: 9 W (Burst mode) * Actual power consumption may vary depending on system hardware & configuration
Power consumption (Idle)
Max. 30 mW * Actual power consumption may vary depending on system hardware & configuration
3.3 V ± 5 % Allowable voltage
1.5 Million Hours Reliability (MTBF)
0 – 70 ℃ Operating Temperature
1,500 G & 0.5 ms (Half sine)
Dimensions (W x H x D)
80.15 x 22.15 x 2.38 (mm)
Max 8.0 g Weight