Samsung SSD 990 EVO Elevating The Workflow

Samsung SSD 990 EVO Elevating The Workflow

February 7, 2024 0 By Rowena Cletus

Samsung Electronics, a global leader in advanced memory technology, has introduced the SSD 990 EVO, the latest addition to its consumer SSD lineup. This NVMe SSD offers powerful performance coupled with improved energy efficiency, catering to diverse user needs such as gaming, work, and video/photo editing.

Key Features:

  1. Enhanced Performance:
    • Up to 43% improved performance compared to the previous model, 970 EVO Plus.
    • Sequential read speeds of up to 5,000 MB/s and write speeds up to 4,200 MB/s.
    • Increased random read and write speeds with up to 700K IOPS and 800K IOPS, respectively.
  2. Optimized Performance with HMB Technology:
    • Utilizes Host Memory Buffer (HMB) technology for optimized performance, even with a DRAM-less design.
    • Offers faster loading speeds for games and swift access to large files.
  3. Improved Power Efficiency and Thermal Solution:
    • Up to 70% improved power efficiency compared to the 970 EVO Plus.
    • Supports Modern Standby for instant on/off functionality, ensuring uninterrupted internet connectivity and seamless notifications.
    • Heat spreader label regulates NAND chip thermal conditions, maintaining consistent high-level operations.
  4. Versatile SSD for Current and Future Computing:
    • Designed to meet current computing needs and anticipate future requirements.
    • Supports both PCIe 4.0 x4 and PCIe 5.0 x2 interfaces, catering to PCs with PCIe 4.0 M.2 slots and offering compatibility for upcoming PCIe 5.0 interfaces.
    • Available in 1TB and 2TB capacity options.
  5. Samsung Magician Software Support:
    • Samsung Magician software provides optimization tools for all Samsung SSDs, including the 990 EVO.
    • Streamlines data migration for SSD upgrades and ensures secure processes.
    • Monitors drive health, protects valuable data, and offers timely firmware updates.

Samsung’s SSD 990 EVO is a versatile and high-performance solution that enhances computing experiences across various applications. With improved efficiency, advanced technology, and support from Samsung Magician software, it provides users with a reliable and future-ready storage option.

The 990 EVO will be available in Malaysia from next month. For more information — including warranty details — please visit or