Performance . Stability
GIGABYTE Solid State Drive
Solid State Drive VS. Traditional Hard Drive
SSD 2.5"
Shock resistant up to 1500g/0.5ms
1
Controller
2
NAND Flash Memory
HDD 3.5"
Shock resistant up to 350g/2ms
1
Platters
2
Spindle
3
R/W Head
4
Actuator Arm
5
Actuator Axis
6
Actuator
  1.  
  2. Performance
  3. Power Consumption
  4. Vibration Resistance
  5. Noise
  6. Heat Produced
  1. Solid State Drive
  2. Faster
  3. Lower
  4. Better
  5. No
  6. Lower
  1. Traditional Hard Drive
  2. Slower
  3. Higher
  4. Lower
  5. Yes
  6. Higher
SSD Tool Box
The newly updated SSD Tool Box is an application that helps users monitor SSD Status, provides general information such as model name, FW version, health condition, drive optimization and also detects sensor temperature. Moreover, users can clear all the data with the Secure Erase function. You can download the SSD Tool Box from the Support.
SSD tool box function may vary by model
Reliability You Can Trust - 3 Years Limited Warranty
GIGABYTE SSDs possess both high data transferring speed and enhanced endurance, providing durable MTBF* of 2.0 million hours and 3 years or 100 TBW** limited warranty***.
* MTBF (Mean Time Between Failure): Measure of how reliable a hardware product or component is.
** TBW (Terabyte Written): the total amount of data that can be written into an SSD before it is likely to fail.
*** 3 years or 100 TBW, whichever comes first.
GIGABYTE SSD

Capacity* Model Sequential Read MB/s**
(Up to)
Sequential Write MB/s**
(Up to)
Random Read IOPS**
(Up to)
Random Write IOPS**
(Up to)
120GB GP-GSTFS31120GNTD 500 380 50K 60K
240GB GP-GSTFS31240GNTD 500 420 50K 75K
256GB GP-GSTFS31256GTND 520 500 80K 85K
480GB GP-GSTFS31480GNTD 550 480 75K 70K
1TB GP-GSTFS31100TNTD 550 500 75K 85K
* Note: 1GB = 1 billion bytes. Actual useable capacity may vary.
** Speeds based on internal testing. Actual performance may vary.
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