Superior NVMe speeds, ultimate flexibilityKingston’s KC2500 NVMe PCIe SSD delivers powerful performance using the latest Gen 3.0 x 4 controller and 96-layer 3D TLC NAND. With read/write speeds up to 3,500/2,900MB/s , KC2500 delivers outstanding endurance and improves the workflow in desktop, workstations, and high-performance computing (HPC) systems. The compact M.2 design gives greater flexibility, increasing storage but also saving space.Available in capacities from 250GB-2TB to meet your system’s needs. KC2500 is a self-encrypting drive that supports end-to-end data protection using XTS-AES 256 bit Hardware-based encryption and allows the usage of independent software vendors with TCG Opal 2.0 security management solutions such as Symantec™, McAfee™, WinMagic® and others. KC2500 also has built-in Microsoft eDrive support, a security storage specification for use with BitLocker. Manufacturer: Kingston Technology Company. Manufacturer Part Number: SKC2500M8/1000G. Brand Name: Kingston. Product Series: KC2500. Product Name: KC2500 NVMe PCIe SSD. Product Type: Solid State Drive. [Technical Information] Storage Capacity: 1 TB. Encryption Standard: 256-bit. [Drive Performance] Maximum Read Transfer Rate: 3500 MB/s. Maximum Write Transfer Rate: 2900 MB/s. Endurance (TBW): 600 TB. [Network & Communication] Wireless LAN: No. [Interfaces/Ports] Drive Interface: PCI Express NVMe. Drive Interface Standard: PCI Express NVMe 3.0 x4. [Power Description] Operating Power Consumption: 7 W. [Physical Characteristics] Drive Type: Internal. Form Factor: M.2 2280. Height: 0.1″. Width: 0.9″. Depth: 3.1″. Weight (Approximate): 0.35 oz. [Miscellaneous] Device Supported: Desktop PC. Workstation. Country of Origin: China. [Warranty] Limited Warranty: 5 Year.

Technical Specifications

Product Dimensions0.87 x 3.15 x 0.14 inches
Item Weight0.353 ounces
Item model numberSKC2500M8/1000G
Customer Reviews4.5 out of 5 stars 72 ratings 4.5 out of 5 stars
Best Sellers Rank#1,327 in Internal Solid State Drives
Is Discontinued By ManufacturerNo
Date First AvailableApril 30, 2020
Digital Storage Capacity1000 GB
Compatible DevicesDesktop
Form FactorM.2
Read Speed3500 Megabytes Per Second
Cache Size1
Item Weight10 Grams
Item Dimensions LxWxH0.87 x 3.15 x 0.14 inches