Editors Liked

  • Good performance
  • Strong 4K random transfers
  • Single-sided design will fit nicely into thin-and-light laptops
  • AES 256-bit hardware encryption
  • Software package
  • Nice, long five-year warranty

Editors Didn't Like

  • Middling sequential transfers
  • Drops to less than 320MBps writing off cache
  • Stingy 185TBW per 512GB rating
  • Low endurance compared to TLC SSDs
  • No PCIe gen 4