SSDNow KC380
Big SSD performance in a small SSD case.
Kingstons SSD Now KC380 1.8" solid-state drive features a small case form factor that fits in notebooks, sub-notebooks, tablet PCs and netbooks with a smaller physical device storage footprint. Lighter than a traditional hard drive, it lets users take advantage of the durability, reliability and performance improvements of Flash memory in systems currently using 1.8" hard drives and is the ultimate hard drive replacement.
KC380 consumes less power and generates less heat than a traditional HDD at a fraction of the cost of a new system. It offers advanced data integrity protection and an award-winning SandForce second-generation SSD processor with DuraClass technology. DuraClass features include DuraWrite and advanced wear-leveling to extend the life of the drive and garbage collection and over-provisioning for consistent performance and a longer life for your SSD and your data.
KC380 is backed by a three-year warranty, free technical support and legendary Kingston reliability.
  • 1.8 form factor
  • Advanced data integrity protection built-in
  • Ultimate hard disk drive (HDD) replacement
  • Fast - dramatic performance increase for any system upgrade
  • Endurance - Data Integrity Protection featuring DuraClass technology
  • Durable - DuraWrite optimizes writes to extend endurance
  • Multiple capacities - the right capacity to meet your storage needs
  • Supports SMART - monitors the status of your drive
  • Supports TRIM - maintains maximum performance on compatible operating systems
  • Guaranteed - three-year warranty, free technical support
  • Form factor: 1.8" micro SATA
  • Interface: SATA Rev. 3.0 (6Gb/s), SATA Rev. 2.0 (3Gb/s), SATA Rev. 1.0 (1.5Gb/s)
  • Capacities: 60GB, 120GB, 240GB, 480GB
Sequential Read/Write
  • 60GB, 120GB 550MB/s / 520MB/s
  • 240GB 540MB/s / 530MB/s
  • 480GB 530MB/s / 340MB/s
Maximum 4k Read/Write
  • 60GB up to 86,000/ up to 79,000 IOPS
  • 120GB up to 86,000/ up to 48,000 IOPS
  • 240GB up to 72,000/ up to 40,000 IOPS
  • 480GB up to 72,000/ up to 18,000 IOPS
Random 4k Read/Write
  • 60GB up to 14,000/77,000 IOPS
  • 120GB up to 17,000/45,000 IOPS
  • 240GB up to 21,000/41,000 IOPS
  • 480GB up to 21,000/13,000 IOPS
  • PCMARK Vantage HDD Suite Score: 60,000
  • Power Consumption: 0.4W Idle / 1.2 (TYP) Read / 1.8W (TYP) Write
  • Storage temperature: -40C ~ 85C
  • Operating temperature: 0C ~ 70C
  • Dimensions: 78.5mm x 54mm x 5mm
  • Weight: 27.43g
  • Vibration operating: 2.17G
  • Vibration non-operating: 20G
  • MTTF: 1,000,000 Hrs
  • Warranty/support: three-year warranty with free technical support
Total Bytes Written (TBW)
  • 60GB: 218TB 3 DWPD
  • 120GB: 337TB 2 DWPD
  • 240GB: 585TB 2 DWPD
  • 4800GB: 1562TB 3 DWPD

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Warranty: 1 Year Return to Base

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