Kingston Savage SSD 480GB 2.5-inch




Key specs

Maximum write speed
530 MB/s
Maximum read speed
560 MB/s
Hard drive type
2.5-inch

Pros and cons

According to our Solid State Drive (SSD) expert
  • Pros:
    This 2.5-inch SSD is suitable for laptops and desktops.
  • Pros:
    You'll receive a 3-year warranty on this SSD.
  • Pros:
    The cloning software to transfer files from a hard drive to the SSD is included.
  • Con:
    The SSD doesn't support hardware encryption to protect your files.
Product Expert Solid State Drives (SSD)

The Kingston Savage SSD 480GB is a 2.5-inch SSD for creative professionals such as video editors and graphic designers. The SSD has a read speed of 560MB/s and a write speed of 530MB/s. This makes this drive faster than most 2.5-inch internal SSDs. Thanks to the Kingston cloning software, you can transfer your renders, projects, and other graphics files directly from your old disk to your Kingston SSD. Do you have a desktop? You can easily install the SSD into a 3.5-inch slot with the included mounting bracket.


Included by default

  • Manual
  • 9.5mm desktop adapter
  • Cloning software


Specifications

Product

Product number
596629
Manufacturer code
SHSS37A/480G
Brand
Kingston
Warranty
2 years
Warranty type
Carry-in warranty

Key specs

Type of SSD
2.5-inch SATA
Total storage capacity
480 GB
Maximum write speed
530 MB/s
Maximum read speed
560 MB/s
Hard drive protocol
AHCI
Durability class
Basic
Input operations per second (IOPS)
88000
Terabites Written
416 TB
Memory type (SSD)
Multi Level Cell (MLC)

Memory properties

Total storage capacity
480 GB
Type of SSD
2.5-inch SATA
Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF)
1000000 h
Memory type (SSD)
Multi Level Cell (MLC)
SSD-controller
Phison
Cache memory
0 MB
Maximum read speed
560 MB/s
Maximum write speed
530 MB/s
Speed class 2.5-inch SSD
High-end
Output operations per second (IOPS)
100000
Terabites Written
416 TB
Input operations per second (IOPS)
88000
Durability class
Basic
Hard drive protocol
AHCI
Hard drive interface
SATA

Physical properties

SATA connector type
S-ATA (III)
Color
Black, Red
Depth
69,9 mm
Height
7 mm
Width
100 mm

Awards and recommendations

Energy-efficient
Yes
Best tested
No