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Corsair Neutron Series XT

Corsair Neutron Series XT
alaScore 91

61 reviews

Jul, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 61 reviews of Corsair Neutron Series XT. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.5/5 for other Solid-state drive for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Solid-state drive the Corsair Neutron Series XT is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Kristian Vättö (anandtech.com)

Corsair Neutron XT (240GB, 480GB & 960GB) SSD Review: Phison S10 Debuts

 

The ugly truth is that the SSD market has been tough for almost all the typical PC component vendors lately. With Samsung, SanDisk, and Micron/Crucial being serious about the client market, it' s not easy for other companies to find a way to provide...

All in all, while it is an improvement over the S8, the S10 (and by extension, the Neutron XT) lacks a 'wow' factor that would really help it stand out from the rest. The TLC NAND support in the S10 is certainly a nice feature, but I don't want to...

Nov, 2014

Expert review by : Ben Mansill (pcauthority.com.au)

One Minute Review: Corsair Neutron XT SSD 240GB

 

C orsair has entered an SSD market that's saturated with brands and models, with little to differentiate. Ever the image-proud company, Corsair is playing at the top end, with its new Neutron XT SSDs, up against the best Samsung, SanDisk and Intel have...

Solid performance as a great price.

Jun, 2015

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Arrived DOA

 

Will be trying my luck with a Samsung EVO this time around. Sad, I've always liked Corsair products, but those have always been fans, coolers and PSU's. First time buying an SSD from them and I get burned, doesn't leave a very good taste in my mouth.

Corsair?

Arrived DOA.

Apr, 2016

Consumer review (newegg.com)

One messed up after 5 months

 

- Pretty fast - Pretty big (though I only got the 240gb)

- One messed up after 5 months (probably sooner but I don't know if the things I was experiencing prior was due to the failing drive). If I access certain parts of my raid for too long, it bsods. The worst part about a raid is that it is nearly...

Apr, 2016

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Excellent Drive!

 

I purchased two of these to use in my most recent build. I connected them in a RAID 0 configuration and installed Windows 8.1 in a matter of minutes. Afterwards, I tested them with Crystal Disk Mark and was more than happy with the results. Sequential...

Quad-Core processor, outstanding performance, thin and lightweight, high-end features at a modest price.

None so far. I will edit this review if that changes though.

Mar, 2016

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Excellent Drive!

 

I purchased two of these to use in my most recent build. I connected them in a RAID 0 configuration and installed Windows 8.1 in a matter of minutes. Afterwards, I tested them with Crystal Disk Mark and was more than happy with the results. Sequential...

Quad-Core processor, outstanding performance, thin and lightweight, high-end features at a modest price.

None so far. I will edit this review if that changes though.

Mar, 2016

Consumer review (newegg.com)

This SSD works beyond Warp Speed.

 

Yes I would highly recommend it to everyone. Yes I would purchase it again. A word of caution however, If you will be installing this SSD in an older case, be certain that it can be mounted properly. Fortunately this was a new Antec 900 case with had a...

I didn't think it would be possible to launch Win 10 from button push to "ready to work" in say 5 seconds. Its incredible.

None so far

Feb, 2016

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Corsair CSSD-N480GBXT

 

good storage, better speed, windows starts in mere seconds

Took a few days of use for it to rate higher benchmark scores for read write speeds. Found that odd at first -an egg

Jan, 2016

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Faaaaaaaast!

 

SOLID product from Corsair, they did a good job in the development of this SSD.

I've been using this for a while now and feel comfortable giving the review. I came from a Samsung 850 Pro 500GB SSD. This Corsair Neutron XT is quicker than my old SSD, and is seeming to be much more reliable already. I did one reformat on my previous...

Zero cons.

Jan, 2016

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Awesome

 

My Rig Setup; Corsair Graphite 380T White MSI A88XI AC FM2+ AMD Athlon X4 860K-BE Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3-2400 16GB Corsair Neutron XT 480GB MSI R9 390 8GB Gaming Corsair Hydro H100i GTX Corsair CX750M PSU

Super fast, installed Windows 7 Professional in less than 7 minutes from USB and upgraded to Windows 10 is around the same time, setup was easy breezy cover girl. Shame the SSD cage is somewhat hidden inside of my Corsair 380T because this drive is...

None that I can see yet, I'm a little worried about other reviews saying it died quickly so time will tell.

Dec, 2015

Product Specifications

Design

Color of product:Black, Red
SSD form factor:2.5"

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity range:0 - 90
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 70
Storage relative humidity range:0 - 93
Storage temperature range (T-T):-40 - 85

Other Features

Internal:Y

Packaging Data

Quick start guide: Yes

Performance

Data Transfer Rate:6
End-to-End Data Protection:Y
Memory Type:MLC
Random read (4KB):100000
Random write (4KB):90000
Read Speed:560
Sequential writing:Y
Solid-state drive capacity:240 / 480 / 960
Solid-state drive interface:Serial ATA III
Solid-state drive interfaces:Serial ATA III
TBW rating:124 / 160
Write Speed:540

Software

Linux operating systems supported:Y / Yes
Mac operating systems supported:Y / Yes
Windows operating systems supported:Windows 10 Education,Windows 10 Education x64,Windows 10 Enterprise,Windows 10 Enterprise x64,Windows 10 Home,Windows 10 Home x64,Windows 10 Pro,Windows 10 Pro x64,Windows 7 Enterprise,Windows 7 Enterprise x64,Windows 7 Home Basic,Windows 7 Home Basic x64,Windows 7 Home Premium,Windows 7 Home Premium x64,Windows 7 Professional,Windows 7 Professional x64,Windows 7 Starter,Windows 7 Starter x64,Windows 7 Ultimate,Windows 7 Ultimate x64,Windows 8,Windows 8.1,Windows Vista Business,Windows Vista Business x64,Windows Vista Enterprise,Windows Vista Enterprise x64,Windows Vista Home Basic,Windows Vista Home Basic x64,Windows Vista Home Premium,Windows Vista Home Premium x64,Windows Vista Ultimate,Windows Vista Ultimate x64,Windows XP Home,Windows XP Home x64,Windows XP Professional,Windows XP Professional x64 / Yes

Technical Details

Operating relative humidity (H-H):0 - 90
Operating relative humidity range:0 - 90
Operating shock:500
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 70
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 70
Operating vibration:20
Storage relative humidity (H-H):0 - 93
Storage relative humidity range:0 - 93
Storage temperature (T-T):-40 - 85
Storage temperature range (T-T):-40 - 85

Weight & Dimensions

Height:0.276
Weight:1.94