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What is the limit of writings on this drive?
I have a 950 PRO and I write an average of 200GB a day.

Will my drive die soon?
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post #1902 of 1916
I don't think so, just keep an eye on the smart data of the drive. You can tell by the smart data if its going to fail soon.
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post #1903 of 1916
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What is the limit of writings on this drive?
I have a 950 PRO and I write an average of 200GB a day.

Will my drive die soon?

I think the limit is 150 Tb in the 950 PRO
post #1904 of 1916
The 512GB 950 Pro has a five year, 400TBW (whichever comes first) warranty. The 256GB is five year, 200TBW.
     
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post #1905 of 1916
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The 512GB 950 Pro has a five year, 400TBW (whichever comes first) warranty. The 256GB is five year, 200TBW.

Thanks for the info
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The 512GB 950 Pro has a five year, 400TBW (whichever comes first) warranty. The 256GB is five year, 200TBW.

Thanks for the info

The info is on Samsung's website.
     
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Hey guys! Would love your input as I am doing a "clean windows install" of my drives

Currently I have 2 950 Pro 2TB in a raid array with my games and an LTSB version of windows 10. I never use windows 10 as I found the LTSB version to not really mesh well for gaming.

Q1I am now in the market of finding the right windows for it and was wondering if I should keep the 2 drives in a raid array.
Q2 I also have a 2TB 950 pro running windows 7, other than doing a fresh install of windows is there anything I can do to get more power from the drives?

I know its all personal but was debating on gifting a drive to my brother for his birthday if it does not make much of a difference.
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post #1908 of 1916
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Hey guys! Would love your input as I am doing a "clean windows install" of my drives

Currently I have 2 950 Pro 2TB in a raid array with my games and an LTSB version of windows 10. I never use windows 10 as I found the LTSB version to not really mesh well for gaming.

Q1I am now in the market of finding the right windows for it and was wondering if I should keep the 2 drives in a raid array.
Q2 I also have a 2TB 950 pro running windows 7, other than doing a fresh install of windows is there anything I can do to get more power from the drives?

I know its all personal but was debating on gifting a drive to my brother for his birthday if it does not make much of a difference.

NVMe on RAID doesnt seems helping out for today's usage. the softwares won't occupy the bandwidth available. so, one is enough IMO

I don't think there's a way to get more power from NVMe drives.. they're already fast confused.gif
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post #1909 of 1916
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Hey guys! Would love your input as I am doing a "clean windows install" of my drives

Currently I have 2 950 Pro 2TB in a raid array with my games and an LTSB version of windows 10. I never use windows 10 as I found the LTSB version to not really mesh well for gaming.

Q1I am now in the market of finding the right windows for it and was wondering if I should keep the 2 drives in a raid array.
Q2 I also have a 2TB 950 pro running windows 7, other than doing a fresh install of windows is there anything I can do to get more power from the drives?

I know its all personal but was debating on gifting a drive to my brother for his birthday if it does not make much of a difference.


What issues did you have with the ltsb version of win 10? I 've been thinking about migrating to ltsb myself.

Also there aren't any 950 pro 2tb. 950 pro tops out at 512gb

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NVMe on RAID doesnt seems helping out for today's usage. the softwares won't occupy the bandwidth available. so, one is enough IMO

I don't think there's a way to get more power from NVMe drives.. they're already fast confused.gif


He probably means 850 pro (from his signature)
post #1910 of 1916
A new NVMe driver (2.3) has been released, the only change is "Support encrypted drive"
I can't find any more information and was hoping we would finally get eDrive support
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