Kingston launches KC3000 PCIe 4.0 NVMe SSD

The transition to PCIe Gen4 is in full force, with more and more computers and motherboards bearing the new standard. If a user really needs The benefits of PCIe 4.0 are debatable, but it’s still great anyway. After all, it is important to continually push boundaries.

One of the best aspects of PCIe 4.0 is the faster solid state drives. For example, today Kingston launches its latest SSD of this type. Named “KC3000”, this PCIe 4.0 NVMe is madly fast – is sure to delight gamers and computer enthusiasts alike.

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“Leveraging Gen4 technology, the KC3000 offers read / write speeds of up to 7,0000 / 7,000MB / s for blazing-fast performance and full capacities up to 4096GB for optimal storage. Users can keep up with demanding workloads and experience better performance with software applications such as 3D rendering and 4K + content creation by upgrading system storage, “says Kingston.

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The company further says, “KC3000 is built with high-density 3D TLC NAND hosted on the industry standard M.2 2280 form factor to store even more and allow users to take advantage of PCIe 4.0 speeds. With the combination of performance and strength, the KC3000 is reinforced with a low-profile aluminum-graphene heat spreader to effectively disperse heat and keep the unit cool during intensive workloads. “

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Kingston shares the specs below.

Form factorM.2 2280
InterfacePCIe 4.0 NVMe
Capabilities512GB, 1024GB, 2048GB, 4096GB
ControllerPhison E18
Sequential read / write512GB – 7,000 / 3,900MB / s
1024GB – 7,000 / 6,000MB / s
2048GB – 7,000 / 7,000MB / s
4096GB – 7,000 / 7,000MB / s
4K Random Read / Write512GB: up to 450,000 / 900,000 IOPS
1024GB – up to 900,000 / 1,000,000 IOPS
2048GB – up to 1,000,000 / 1,000,000 IOPS
4096GB – up to 1,000,000 / 1,000,000 IOPS
Total Bytes Written (TBW)512 GB – 400 TBW
1024GB – 800TBW
2048 GB – 1.6 PBW
4096 GB – 3.2 PBW
Power consumption512GB – 5mW Idle / 0.34W Avg / 2.7W (MAX) Read / 4.1W (MAX) Write
1024GB – 5mW idle / 0.33W avg / 2.8W (MAX) read / 6.3W (MAX) write
2048GB – 5mW idle / 0.36W avg / 2.8W (MAX) read / 9.9W (MAX) write
4096GB – 5mW idle / 0.36W avg / 2.7W (MAX) read / 10.2W (MAX) write
Storage temperature-40 ° C ~ 85 ° C
Operating temperature0 ° C ~ 70 ° C
Dimensions80mm x 22mm x 2.21mm (512GB-1024GB)
80mm x 22mm x 3.5mm (2048GB-4096GB)
Weight512GB-1024GB – 7g
2048GB-4096GB – 9.7g
Vibration in operation2.17G peak (7-800Hz)
Vibration out of operationPeak 20G (20-1000Hz)
MTBF1,800,000 hours
Warranty / support5-year limited warranty with free technical support
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The Kingston KC3000 is available immediately from CDW here in your choice of four capacities: 512GB, 1TB, 2TB, and 4TB. The PCIe 4.0 NVMe SSD is currently priced at $ 114.99, $ 186.99, $ 421.99, and $ 1,083.99, respectively.

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