Plextor M5 Pro 256 GB SSD Review 4

Plextor M5 Pro 256 GB SSD Review

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Plextor is a world-leading manufacturer of SSDs and optical drives. The company's SSD lineup includes several models ranging from value to high-end drives. Today, we are reviewing Plextor's current flagship SSD based on a Marvell controller, the Plextor M5 Pro.

The Plextor M5 Pro is available in capacities of 128 GB, 256 GB, and 512 GB. We are reviewing the 256 GB variant because its size makes it the most interesting drive for nearly any consumer.

Specifications: Plextor M5 Pro 256 GB PX-256M5P
Model:M5 Pro PX-256M5P 256 GB
Controller:Marvell 88S9187-BLD2
Flash Type:Toshiba 19 nm, MLC
Form FactorSATA 2.5"
Thickness:7 mm (Ultrabook compatible)
Capacity256 GB (238.5 GB usable)
No overprovisioning
Interface:SATA 6 Gbps
TRIM supported:Yes
NCQ supported:Yes
Warranty:5 Years
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