At a Glance:
Latest technology – 4th-generation 3-Core Cortex-R4 Samsung MDX Controller ensures sustained performance under demanding conditions, and accomplishes more under the same power conditions than the previous-generation Samsung MCX controller.
Designed and Built by Samsung
Toggle DDR2 NAND Flash Memory- SamsungÕs Toggle DDR2 NAND flash chips enable data transfer rates of up to 400 megabits per second (Mbps) offering dramatic read speed and performance.
Notebook computers with an mSATA port
Desktops with a mSATA or combo PCIe/mSATA port.
Ultrabooks and netbooks with an mSATA port
You can also connect this drive to a standard SATA connector (or mount it in a standard 2.5″ drive bay) with a SATA to mSATA adapter, connect to a standard 1.8″ microSATA connector with aMicroSATA to mSATA adapter, or connect via USB with a USB to mSATA adapter/enclosure.
What’s in the package
Samsung PM851 SSD drive in OEM packaging
Note, this is an OEM product, meaning no fancy retail packaging (but still well packed and protected for shipment) as it’s normally only available to large computer companies like Dell, HP, Sony, and Acer.This product also has limited functionality with the Samsung Magician software, which is designed for Samsung consumer SSD’s.
Works with Windows 7/8/Vista/XP/2000, Linux and Mac operating systems
Fits in any computer with an mSATA port straight out of the box. You can also connect this drive to a standard SATA connector (or mount it in a standard 2.5″ drive bay) with a SATA to mSATA adapter, connect to a standard 1.8″ microSATA connector with a MicroSATA to mSATA adapter, or connect via USB with a USB to mSATA adapter/enclosure
m-SATA form factor | SATA III | 256GB capacity
Exceptional Performance in an ultra-slim form factor
World class speed The PM851 in the 256GB capacity is capable of delivering class leading sequential read and write speeds–up to 540 MB/sec and 380 MB/sec respectively–for ultra-fast file transfers.
Self-Encrypting Drive (SED) Technology Samsungs PM851 SSD applies 256-bit AES hardware-based data encryption automatically, and you can re-purpose your drive or dispose of your data simply by erasing the encryption key
Fast-Enables you to boot up your computer in as little as 10 seconds. Energy efficient – improves battery life by as much as 50 minutes over a standard mechanical drive. Rugged- Solid-state design provides greater shock protection for data. Secure – Worry-free data security with AES 256-bit full-disk encryption