The nothing special about the packaging. It’s just any other packaging you’ll get when you purchase a bare SSD drive.
Underneath the cover of the SSD, you’ll find the same impressive Marvell 88SS1074 controller as found on the WD Blue 3D NAND SSD … and of course the same 3D TLC NAND flash chips as well.
Sandisk SSD Dashboard Software
The SanDisk SSD Dashboard helps users maintain peak performance of the SanDisk SSD in Windows® operating systems with a user-friendly graphical interface. The SanDisk SSD Dashboard includes tools for analysis of the disk (including the disk model, capacity, firmware version, and S.M.A.R.T. attributes) and firmware updates. You can download directly here.
For our tests, we used our latest test rig, which is comprised of the following components.
|CPU||Intel Core i5-7640K @ 4.0GHz (Turbo 4.5GHz)|
|Cooling||Cooler Master MasterLiquid AIO 240mm|
|Motherboard||EVGA X299 Micro (X299)|
|Ram||2 x 8GB G.Skill Trident-Z DDR4-3200MHz|
|PSU||Thermaltake Toughpower DSP G RGB 750W PSU|
|GPU||Zotac GeForce GTX 1080 (8GB GDDR5)|
||SanDisk Ultra 3D SSD 1TB|
AIDA64 Disk Information
ATTO Disk Benchmark