OCZ Vertex 3 VTX3-25SAT3-480G (480 GB)

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Item 6287: OCZ Vertex 3 480GB VTX3-25SAT3-480G
BrandOCZ
FamilyVertex 3
PartVTX3-25SAT3-480G
Size480 GB
Form Factor2.5"
InterfaceSATA
Speed6 Gb/s
ControllerSandForce SF-2281
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Warranty3 years limited
VTX3-25SAT3-480G Reviews1
Disk Controller Interface Size (GB) Warranty Years Best Price Vendor Value (GB/$)
A-DATA XPG SX900 ASX900S3-512GM-C SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 512 3 216.99 2.36
Super Talent TeraNova FTM48N325H SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 480 2 222.00 2.16
A-DATA XPG SX910 ASX910S3-512GM-C SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 512 5 239.99 2.13
PNY XLR8 SSD9SC480GMDA-RB SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 480 3 225.41 2.13
Kingston HyperX 3K SH103S3/480G SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 480 3 255.99 1.88
OCZ Agility 3 AGT3-25SAT3-480G SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 480 3 259.00 1.85
Corsair Force Series GS CSSD-F480GBGS-BK SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 480 3 276.37 1.74
Kingston HyperX 3K SH103S3B/480G SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 480 3 303.28 1.58
Intel 320 Series SSDSA2BW600G301 Intel PC29AS21BA0 SATA 3 Gb/s 600 3 417.76 1.44
Intel 320 Series SSDSA2CW600G310 Intel PC29AS21BA0 SATA 6 Gb/s 600 3 421.67 1.42
Intel 320 Series SSDSA2CW600G3K5 Intel PC29AS21BA0 SATA 6 Gb/s 600 3 457.40 1.31
Intel 520 Series SSDSC2CW480A310 SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 480 5 379.99 1.26
Transcend SSD720 TS512GSSD720 SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 512 3 436.00 1.17
Crucial M4 CT512M4SSD2 Marvell 88SS9174 SATA 6 Gb/s 512 3 492.89 1.04
OCZ Vertex 3 VTX3-25SAT3-480G SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 480 3 502.27 0.96
Intel 520 Series SSDSC2CW480A3 SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 480 5 526.20 0.91
Corsair Force Series 3 CSSD-F480GB3-BK SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 480 3 599.00 0.80
Corsair Force Series GT CSSD-F480GBGT-BK SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 480 3 602.73 0.80
PNY Prevail SSD9SC480GCDA-PB SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 480 5 605.57 0.79
OCZ Vertex 3 Low Profile 7mm Series VTX3LP-25SAT3-480G SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 480 3 649.89 0.74
SanDisk Extreme SDSSDX-480G-G25 SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 480 3 1319.90 0.36
Kingston SSDNow KC100 Series SKC100S3B/480G SandForce SF-2281 SATA 6 Gb/s 480 5 1661.55 0.29

Price History

Recent Price Changes

2015-05-12 $502.27 -1.84
2013-07-19 $504.11 +39.12
2013-04-02 $464.99 +72.34
2013-03-19 $392.65 -67.55
2013-03-18 $460.20 +16.08
2013-03-17 $444.12 +38.55
2013-03-17 $405.57 +12.92
2013-02-16 $392.65 +21.45
2013-02-08 $371.20 +4.70
2013-02-04 $366.50 -9.40

Manufacturer's Specs

General
TRIMYes
FlashMLC NAND
Performance
Max Readup to 530 MB/s
Max Writeup to 450 MB/s
4K Random Read50,000 IOPS
4K Random Write40,000 IOPS
Seek0.1 ms
Power
Idle1.65 W
Active3 W
Reliability
Warranty3 year
MTBF2 million hours

OCZ VTX3-25SAT3-480G Reviews & Benchmarks

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Benchmark Reviews - OCZ Vertex 3 SandForce SF-2281 SSD - April 5, 2011
HEXUS - OCZ Vertex 3 240GB SSD review - March 30, 2011
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  • OCZ 240 GB Top Pick

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