Corsair Force Series 3 CSSD-F480GB3-BK (480 GB)

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Item 7297: Corsair Force Series 3 480GB CSSD-F480GB3-BK
BrandCorsair
FamilyForce Series 3
PartCSSD-F480GB3-BK
Size480 GB
Form Factor2.5"
InterfaceSATA
Speed6 Gb/s
ControllerSandForce SF-2281
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Warranty3 year
Disk Size (GB) Warranty Years Best Price Vendor Value (GB/$)
PNY XLR8 SSD9SC480GMDA-RB 480 3 229.99 2.09
PNY XLR8 PRO SSD9SC480GCDA-RB 480 5 239.99 2.00
Mushkin Enhanced Chronos MKNSSDCR480GB 480 3 244.99 1.96
Mushkin Enhanced Chronos deluxe MKNSSDCR480GB-DX 480 3 267.95 1.79
OCZ Agility 3 AGT3-25SAT3-480G 480 3 295.00 1.63
Corsair Force Series GS CSSD-F480GBGS-BK 480 3 299.59 1.60
Kingston HyperX 3K SH103S3/480G 480 3 305.00 1.57
Kingston HyperX 3K SH103S3B/480G 480 3 321.00 1.50
PNY Prevail SSD9SC480GCDA-PB 480 5 385.60 1.24
Super Talent TeraNova FTM48N325H 480 2 423.06 1.13
Intel 520 Series SSDSC2CW480A310 480 5 492.75 0.97
Intel 520 Series SSDSC2CW480A3 480 5 599.99 0.80
SanDisk Extreme SDSSDX-480G-G25 480 3 639.99 0.75
OCZ Vertex 3 Low Profile 7mm Series VTX3LP-25SAT3-480G 480 3 649.99 0.74
Kingston HyperX SH100S3B/480G 480 3 878.89 0.55
Verbatim SATA III 47381 480 3 1024.53 0.47
Corsair Force Series 3 CSSD-F480GB3-BK 480 3 0.00

Manufacturer's Specs

Performance
Sequential Read550 MB/s max
Sequential Write520 MB/s max
Random 4K aligned Write85,000 IOPS max
Power
Active2 W max
Idle/Standby/Sleep0.5 W max

External links

Corsair Force Series 3 Reviews & Benchmarks

ProClockers - Corsair Force 3 240GB SSD Upgrade Kit - July 5, 2012
Tom's Hardware - Best SSDs For The Money: December 2011 - Dec. 29, 2011
Tom's Hardware - Best SSDs For The Money: November 2011 - Nov. 23, 2011
Legit Reviews - Corsair Force 3 120GB SSD Review - Oct. 13, 2011
OCAHOLIC - Corsair Force 3 120 GB - Oct. 10, 2011
Hardware Heaven - Corsair Force 3 240GB SSD Review - Aug. 26, 2011
ProClockers - Corsair Force III 120GB Solid State Drive - July 28, 2011
VR-Zone - Corsair Force 3 120GB SSD drive review - July 27, 2011
Hot Hardware - SATA III SSD Round-Up: OCZ, Corsair, Patriot, Crucial - July 12, 2011
TweakTown - Corsair Force 3 120GB Solid State Drive Review - July 5, 2011
HEXUS - Corsair 120GB Force Series 3 SSD review - June 29, 2011
Guru3D - Corsair Force 3 120GB SSD review - June 28, 2011
KitGuru - Corsair Force 3 120GB SSD Review - May 31, 2011

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