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PNY XLR8

PNY XLR8
alaScore 92

166 reviews

Oct, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 166 reviews of PNY XLR8. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.5/5 for other Solid-state drive for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Solid-state drive the PNY XLR8 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: Jon Coulter (tweaktown.com)

PNY CS2211 XLR8 480GB SATA III SSD Review

 

Looking for a low-cost alternative to Samsung's 850 Pro? PNY's CS2211 XLR8 480GB might be just the ticket. Let's take a close look.

May, 2016

Expert review by: Benchmark Reviews (benchmarkreviews.com)

PNY XLR8 PRO Solid State Drive

 

Outstanding 559/533 MBps read/write speed with ATTO, Produced 74,179 combined 4K IOPS, Among the fastest SATA-based SSDs available, TCG OPAL security with 256-bit AES encryption, Uses synchronous NAND flash components, SandForce SF-2281 processor...

Limited community support, Expensive enthusiast-level product

IMPORTANT: Although the rating and final score mentioned in this conclusion are made to be as objective as possible, please be advised that every author perceives these factors differently at various points in time. While we each do our best to ensure...

Oct, 2012

EDITORS CHOICE

Expert review by: Jake Mete (pureoverclock)

PNY XLR8 4GB DDR3-1600

 

Sleek, fast overclocking modules at an excellent price.

Not all memory modules offer the same performance, most notably in the overclocking potential. As we saw today when we ran the PNY modules alongside some popular G.Skill Ripjaws sticks in side-by-side comparisons at identical speeds and ...

Jun, 2010

Expert review by: Nathan Kirsch (legitreviews.com)

PNY XLR8 D22GX93XLP-5 (DDR2 1173) Memory Review

 

PNY has been around for quite a while in the memory and video card market. Most enthusiasts would normally think of PNY as a budget part, but with the release of their XLR8 series, PNY hopes to capture some of the enthusiast market. Can they do it? ...

Jan, 2008

EDITORS' CHOICE

Expert review by: Shane McGlaun (i4u.com)

PNY XLR8 DDR2 PC2-9384 2GB Dual Channel RAM D22GX93XLP-5 Review

 

Previously I looked at some PNY XLR8 DDR2 PC2-8500 RAM and now we are back with a set of even higher performance RAM from PNY. This newest set of high performance gaming RAM is called the PNY XLR8 DDR2 PC2-9384, which runs at 1173MHz right out of the...

May, 2007

Consumer review by: John (reevoo.com)

PNY XLR8 SSD 120GB

 

Looks fantastic Easy to install Really quick when booting

SSD's still quite expensive

Jun, 2013

Consumer review by: Ewan (reevoo.com)

PNY XLR8 SSD 120GB

 

its quick and easy to setup

none sofar

Apr, 2013

Consumer review by: Stephen (reevoo.com)

PNY XLR8 SSD 120GB

 

Fitted easily into the drive holder, connected up fine to power and sata3 cable. No problems at all.

Mar, 2013

Consumer review by: Sam (reevoo.com)

PNY XLR8 SSD 120GB

 

fast, looks good and easy to install

none so far

Mar, 2013

Consumer review by: Mathew (reevoo.com)

PNY XLR8 SSD 120GB

 

Nice boxMathew

Write speeds very slow on small files

Mar, 2013

Product Specifications

Design

Certification:RoHS, CE, FCC, REACH, BEMI, UL
Colour of product:Grey
Internal:No / Yes
SSD form factor:2.5"

Operational conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 70
Storage temperature (T-T):-45 - 85

Other features

Device connectivity:Wired
Internal:N / Y

Performance

Bytes per sector:512
ECC: Yes
Mean time between failures (MTBF):1200000
Memory Type:MLC
Random read (4KB):60000 / 85000
Random write (4KB):60000 / 85000
Read speed:500 / 550
Security algorithms:128-bit AES
Solid-state drive capacity:120 / 240 / 480
Solid-state drive interface:Serial ATA III
Write speed:450 / 475 / 520

Power

Power Consumption (Standby):5

Software

Linux operating systems supported: Yes
Mac operating systems supported: Yes
Windows operating systems supported: Yes

Technical Details

Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 70
Storage temperature (T-T):-45 - 85

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:10
Height :9.5
Weight:80
Width:7