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Pro One of the fastest consumer-grade SSD on the market
With sequential write speeds of 510MB/s and read speeds of 530MB/s, the 860 EVO is one of the fastest SSDs on the market and probably the fastest SSD for consumer-grade PCs and laptops.
Pro Should be usable for quite a long time
The 860 EVO version is rated for 150 TB of writes before it becomes unreliable. This means that this SSD will last for a long time and for most people it will probably never become obsolete considering the fact that most people won't be writing more than 10GB in a day.
Pro Exceptionally long warranty
The Samsung 860 EVO has an exceptionally long five-year warranty.
Pro The usage can be customized using the Windows-only software that comes with the SSD
The 860 Evo comes with Samsung’s Magician software that lets you tweak drive settings to increase performance or extend the SSDs life.
Con Data migration tools are Windows only
Mac and Linux users have to figure out their own ways of migrating data.