KINGSTON LAUNCHES NEXT-GEN A2000 NVME PCIE SSD IN INDIA

• Gen 3.0 x 4 NVMe PCIe SSD for Ultrabooks & Small Form Factor PCs

• Uncompromising Performance, Amazing Value

• Supports TCG Opal 2.0 Full-Security Suite



Mumbai, India – October 03, 2019 – Kingston Technology, a world leader in memory products and technology solutions, today announced the launch of its A2000 NVMe™ PCIe SSD in India. The single-sided M.2 drive is Kingston’s next-gen entry-level, consumer NVMe PCIe SSD utilizing 3D NAND. A2000 delivers efficient performance, lower power and lower heat all at a lower price, making it the perfect storage upgrade solution for Ultrabook™ and notebook users. The Kingston A2000 SSD is available in 250GB, 500GB and 1TB2 capacities at MRPs of INR 8,900, INR 15,900 and INR 31,500 respectively. This product is backed by a limited five-year warranty, free technical support and legendary Kingston reliability.

A2000 is an affordable storage solution with impressive read / write speeds up to 2,200 / 2,000MB/s1, respectively, thus delivering 3x the performance of a SATA SSD. It is ideal for entry-level users and DIY system builders who appreciate responsiveness and ultra-fast loading times. A2000 is a self-encrypting drive that supports end-to-end data protection using 256-bit AES Hardware-based encryption that allows the usage of independent software vendors with TCG Opal 2.0 security management solutions including Symantec™, McAfee™, WinMagic® and others. The drive also has built-in eDrive support, a security storage specification for use with BitLocker.

“Kingston is proud to release the next generation of its entry-level NVMe PCIe SSD. With a single-sided slim M.2 design, A2000 works to its full potential when installed in a Ultrabook or other small form factor system making it the perfect drive for those seeking to upgrade their PC,”

said Kingston. “Plus, with the drive being self-encrypted, users can trust that their data is protected and secure when used with the right TCG Opal 2.0 management solution.” For more information visit https://kings.tn/2MzxFAF.

A2000 Features and Specifications:

NVMe PCIe performance at a fraction of the cost: A2000 is an affordable solution with impressive read/write speeds up to 2,200/2,000MB/s1.

Full-security suite: Protect and secure your data with Kingston’s self-encrypting drive.

Optimal systems: Ideal for Ultrabooks and small form factor PC (SFF PC) systems.

Multiple capacities: Upgrade your PC with up to 1TB2. • Form Factor: M.2 2280

Interface: NVMe™ PCIe Gen 3.0 x 4 Lanes

Capacities2: 250GB, 500GB, 1TB

NAND: 3D

Encrypted: AES 256-bit Hardware-based Encryption

Sequential Read/Write1:

1. 250GB – up to 2,000/1,100MB/s

2. 500GB – up to 2,200/2,000MB/s

3. 1TB – up to 2,200/2,000MB/s

Random 4K Read/Write1:

1. 250GB – up to 150,000/180,000 IOPS

2. 500GB – up to 180,000/200,000 IOPS

3. 1TB – up to 250,000/220,000 IOPS

Total Bytes Written (TBW)3:

1. 250GB – 150TBW

2. 500GB – 350TBW

3. 1TB – 600TBW

Power Consumption: .0032W Idle / .08W Avg / 1.7W (MAX) Read / 4.5W (MAX) Write

Storage Temperature: -40°C~85°C

Operating Temperature: 0°C~70°C

Dimensions: 80mm x 22mm x 3.5mm

Weight: