HP EX950 M.2 1TB PCIe 3.1 x4 NVMe 3D TLC NAND Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) 5MS23AA#ABC Product Description The HP EX950 M.2 is an HP SSD intended for eSports that adopts the NVMe 1.3 new-generation data-transfer protocol and supports PCIe Gen3(8Gb/s) x4 channels of data transmission. With read and write speeds reaching up to 3,500MB/s and 2,900MB/s respectively, it’s a good choice for performance improvement of high-end motherboards, gaming laptops and Ultrabooks, etc. The HP EX950 M.2 SSD is suitable for mainstream eSports motherboards and is great for upgrading gaming laptops and improving the performance of games by accelerating game startup, map loading and scene changes. HP EX950 M.2 solid-state drives are furnished with a high-performance master controller of the HP 8 flash memory channel and with 3D-NAND flash memory. This controller also supports PCIe Gen3(8Gb/s) x4 interfaces and the new version of the NVMe1.3 standard. All this gives the EX950 an excellent high-speed read-write performance. The HP EX950 M.2’s battery management helps prevent overheating while ensuring convenient and fast performance experiences. With a capacity reaching up to 2TB, the EX950 can store plenty of media files and games that support drive self-tests (DSTs). In accordance with HP’s high standards, each SSD must undergo rigorous testing before delivery to ensure top product quality.