Kingston SSDNow V300


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Form factor: 2.5"
Interface: SATA Rev. 3.0 (6Gb/s) – with backwards compatibility to SATA Rev. 2.0
Capacities1: 60GB, 120GB, 240GB Sequential Reads2:
SATA Rev. 3.0 up to: 450MB/s Sequential Writes2:
SATA Rev. 3.0 up to: 450MB/s Maximum Random 4k Read/Write2:
60GB — up to 85,000/ up to 60,000 IOPS
120GB — up to 85,000 / up to 55,000 IOPS
240GB — up to 85,000 / up to 43,000 IOPS PCMARK® Vantage HDD Suite Score: 60GB: 39,000
120GB: 49,000
240GB: 57,000 Power Consumption: 0.640W Idle / 1.423 W Read / 2.052 W Write Storage temperatures: -40 to 85°C
Operating temperatures: 0 to 70°C Dimensions:
69.8mm x 100.1mm x 7mm Weight: 86g Vibration operating: 2.17G Peak (7–800Hz)
Vibration non-operating: 20G Peak (10–2000Hz)
Life expectancy: 1 million hours MTBF
Warranty/support: three-year warranty with free technical support
Total Bytes Written (TBW):
60GB: 32TB
120GB: 64TB
240GB: 128TB

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Kingston SSDNow V300 Reviews Rating: 87 out of 100 based on 3 ratings.

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APH Networks  --- Mar 01 '13
Big Bruin  --- Jan 24 '13
Cowcotland  --- Mar 27 '13
Hardcoreware  --- Mar 27 '13
Hardware.Info  --- Feb 07 '13
HardwareCanucks  --- Apr 17 '13
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Myce 4/5 Apr 12 '13
NikKTech  --- Jan 16 '13
Overclockers Club  --- Jan 31 '13
PC Stats 75% May 14 '13 4.5/5 Mar 11 '13
Techgage  --- Feb 05 '13
ThinkComputers 9/10 Dec 18 '12
X-bit labs  --- May 14 '13
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"The Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB is a competitive solid state drive in both price and performance."

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Big Bruin on

"As a 120GB SSD offering read and write transfer speeds of 450MB/s for just north of $100 (US), the Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB SSD receives the "Highly Recommended" award."

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Hardcoreware on

"While I wouldn’t have recommended the older Kingston SSDNow drives over SandForce drives, the V300 has no problems keeping up, while offering a great deal for a very durable drive."

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Hardware.Info on

"It makes for an easy conclusion, in the budget segment the Kingston V300 120GB is the best option, and a great way to speed up your PC without having to spend a lot."

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HardwareCanucks on

"With the V300, Kingston needed to outperform the competition without stepping on the toes of its bigger brother, the HyperX series. Threading this needle wasn’t easy but the newest addition to the..."

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