Samsung 970 EVO 1TB NVMe SSD Review

Samsung 970 EVO 1TB NVMe SSD Review

 

 

Samsung 970 EVO 1TB NVMe SSD Review

Review: Samsung 970 EVO 1TB

Reviewed by: J.Reynolds

Provided by:  Samsung

Firmware:  1B2Q

 

 

Introduction

Welcome to Myce’s review of the Samsung 970 EVO 1TB NVMe SSD
(hereafter referred to as the Samsung 970 EVO).

The Samsung 970 EVO replaces the Samsung 960 EVO and it uses
Samsung’s latest 64 layer V-NAND and a new Phoenix controller. Can it win back
the performance advantage Samsung enjoyed for some time with its 960 EVO and
960 PRO drives? Please read on to find out.   

Packaging

To get started let’s have a look at the Samsung 970 EVO’s packaging

 

Samsung 970 EVO 1TB NVMe SSD Review

 

 

Samsung 970 EVO 1TB NVMe SSD Review

Samsung 970 EVO 1TB NVMe SSD Review

 

Samsung’s latest and excellent Magician software supports
the 970 EVO –

Samsung 970 EVO 1TB NVMe SSD Review

 

Market Positioning and Specification

This is how Samsung positions the 970 EVO –

Samsung 970 EVO 1TB NVMe SSD Review

 

Here is Samsung’s specification for the 970 EVO –

 

Samsung 970 EVO 1TB NVMe SSD Review


Now let’s head to the next page, to look at my approach
to testing Client SSDs…..