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Intel Pro 2500 Series

Intel Pro 2500 Series
alaScore 89

9 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 reviews of Intel Pro 2500 Series. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, 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 Intel Pro 2500 Series is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Andrew Harrison (techadvisor.co.uk)

Intel SSD Pro 2500 240 GB review

 

Intel SSD excels is in use of older components, promoting reliability

The Intel SSD Pro 2500 is designed for Wintel business computing, where its Opal 2.0 compliance may interest IT managers, however this security feature is not unique to business SSDs and can be found on, for example, Crucial and Samsung drives too at...

Jul, 2015

Consumer review by: Danny P. (newegg.com)

Intel Fooled Me!!!!

 

Gentleman, I purchased 2 SSD drives "Intel" 480's assuming getting "Intel" was primo. Boy have I been fooled. I held online today (916) 377-7000 awaiting my turn for your agent in "Technical Support" that was my 2nd mistake after the purchase. Holding...

Be glad that there are more choices to get your SSD's other than Intel

I purchased what I thought was the right SSD's to place into my friends old laptop PC to make it fly. After getting the product shipped I logged onto Intel.com to chat with a technician with a few RAID questions using their series 480 SSD products....

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: John F. (newegg.com)

Price chck

 

New egg's pricing seems to be getting higher and higher compared to the local Computer stores in my city. This drive can be purchased in my City at a local Computer store for $249.00 and I am on my way there in about an hour(gotta wait for a wrkstn to...

I am sure it is an awesome drive. I am going to buy one in about an hour

It's priced to high

Sep, 2015

Consumer review by: Mr. C. (newegg.com)

Intel SSDSC2BF480H501

 

Works well, No dead spots, Very Fast

Intel CS not able to get their Cloning software to work on my high end laptop. Intel recommended free web cloning software which did work

Sep, 2015

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

Intel SSDSC2BF480H501

 

Works well, No dead spots, Very Fast

Intel CS not able to get their Cloning software to work on my high end laptop. Intel recommended free web cloning software which did work

Sep, 2015

Consumer review by: Stuart W. (newegg.com)

Great

 

This is the first SSD I have owned. I have it on a fast desktop machine running Centos 7 (Linux). Now, waiting for my Windows laptop to boot seems to approach eternity.

Price,Reliability,Manufacturer Reputation

Only 480 GB and the speed is addictive

Apr, 2015

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

works great

 

Changing out a conventional HDD for an SSD is probably the single most noticeable change to your PCs performance that you can make in any machine-- business or otherwise, but reliability can be an issue if the flash cells wear out prematurely. Intel...

fast ; large capacity for an SSD

Not as expensive as earlier SSDs used to be, but still pretty expensive

Jan, 2015

Consumer review by: William L. (newegg.com)

works great

 

Changing out a conventional HDD for an SSD is probably the single most noticeable change to your PCs performance that you can make in any machine-- business or otherwise, but reliability can be an issue if the flash cells wear out prematurely. Intel...

fast ; large capacity for an SSD

Not as expensive as earlier SSDs used to be, but still pretty expensive

Jan, 2015

Product Specifications

Design

Certification:UL, CE, C-Tick, BSMI, KCC, Microsoft WHCK, VCCI, SATA-IO / UL, CE, C-Tick, BSMI, KCC, VCCI, SATA-IO, Microsoft WHCK
Color of product:Silver
Internal:Y / Yes
Product codename:Temple Star
Product Family:Professional SSD
Product series:Intel Pro 2500
RoHS compliance:Y / Yes
Size:2.5
SSD form factor:2.5" / M.2

Energy Management

Operating voltage:3.3 / 5
Power consumption (idle):0.05 / 0.055 / 0.55
Power consumption (read):0.14 / 0.165
Power consumption (sleep mode):0.005
Power consumption (write):0.14 / 0.165

Operational Conditions

Non-operating shock:1000 / 1500
Non-operating vibration:3.13
Operating relative humidity range:5 - 95
Operating shock:1000 / 1500
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 70
Operating vibration:2.17
Storage relative humidity range:5 - 95
Storage temperature range (T-T):-55 - 95

Other Features

Internal:Y / Yes
Power consumption (active):0.165
Processor lithography:16 / 20
Uncorrectable Bit Error Rate (UBER):<1 sector per 10^16 bits read

Packaging Data

Bundled software:Intel Setup & Configuration\nIntel Data Migration

Performance

Data Transfer Rate:6
End-to-End Data Protection:Y
Enhanced Power Loss Data Protection technology:N / No / Yes
Hardware encryption: / Y / Yes
Intel High Endurance Technology (HET):N / No
Intel Rapid Start Technology:Y / Yes
Intel Smart Response Technology:Y / Yes
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):Y
Intel® Rapid Start Technology: Yes
Intel® Smart Response Technology: Yes
Latency (read):80
Latency (write):85
Lithography:16 / 20
Mean time between failures (MTBF):1200000
Memory Type:MLC
Random read (4KB):41000 / 45000 / 48000
Random read (8KB):41000 / 45000 / 48000
Random write (4KB):33000 / 80000
Random write (8KB):80000
Read Speed:540
S.M.A.R.T support:Y / Yes
S.M.A.R.T. support: Yes
Security algorithms:256-bit AES
Sequential writing: / Yes
Solid-state drive capacity:120 / 180 / 240 / 360 / 480
Solid-state drive interface:Serial ATA III
Solid-state drive interfaces:SATA, Serial ATA II, Serial ATA III / Serial ATA III
SSD ARK ID:81041 / 81043 / 81044 / 81045 / 81046 / 81047 / 81049 / 86721 / 86723 / 86724
SSD temperature monitoring:N / No
SSD usage tag:Professional
Wi-Fi: No
Write Speed:490

Power

Operating voltage:3.3 / 5
Power consumption (idle):0.05 / 0.055 / 0.55
Power consumption (read):0.14 / 0.165
Power consumption (sleep):0.005
Power consumption (write):0.14 / 0.165

Software

Bundled software:Intel Setup & Configuration\nIntel Data Migration

Technical Details

Born on date:Q2'15 / Q3'14
Drive capacity:120 / 180 / 240 / 360 / 480
Form Factor:M.2
Intel Smart Response Technology version:1.00
Launch date:2014-07-22T00:00:00 / 2014-08-19T00:00:00 / 2015-04-02T00:00:00
Market segment:MBL
Non-operating shock:1000 / 1500
Non-operating vibration:3.13
Operating relative humidity (H-H):5 - 95
Operating relative humidity range:5 - 95
Operating shock:1000 / 1500
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 70
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 70
Operating vibration:2.17
Product brief URL:http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/solid-state-drives/ssd-pro-2500-series-brief.html
Product name:Intel SSD Pro 2500 Series (120GB, 2.5in SATA 6Gb/s, 20nm, MLC) / Intel SSD Pro 2500 Series (180GB, 2.5in SATA 6Gb/s, 20nm, MLC) / Intel SSD Pro 2500 Series (180GB, M.2 80mm SATA 6Gb/s, 16nm, MLC) / Intel SSD Pro 2500 Series (240GB, 2.5in SATA 6Gb/s, 20nm, MLC) / Intel SSD Pro 2500 Series (240GB, M.2 80mm SATA 6Gb/s, 16nm, MLC) / Intel SSD Pro 2500 Series (360GB, M.2 80mm SATA 6Gb/s, 16nm, MLC) / Intel SSD Pro 2500 Series (480GB, 2.5in SATA 6Gb/s, 20nm, MLC)
Product type:19
Random read (8GB span):41000 / 45000 / 48000
Random write (8GB span):33000 / 37000 / 80000
Sequential reading:540
Sequential writing speed:490
Source data-sheet:
SSD hardware encryption:AES 256 bit
SSD interface:SATA 3.0 6Gb/S
SSD power consumption (active):140mW / 165 mW
SSD power consumption (idle):55 mW / 55mW
SSD shock:1000 G/0.5 ms / 1500 G/0.5ms
SSD weight:up to 10 grams / Up to 78 grams
Status:Launched
Storage relative humidity (H-H):5 - 95
Storage relative humidity range:5 - 95
Storage temperature (T-T):-55 - 95
Storage temperature range (T-T):-55 - 95

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:3.15 / 3.94
Height:0.2756 / 0.276
Weight:0.353 / 2.75 / 2.751
Width:0.866 / 2.75