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HyperX 3K

Capacities1 120GB–480GB
Read2 up to 555MB/s
Write2 up to 510MB/s
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High speed
  • HyperX performance at an exceptional price.

    Budget-minded gamers and enthusiasts will benefit from the lower price of Kingston's new HyperX 3K SSD. This solid-state drive combines premium 3000 program-erase cycle NAND with the second-generation SandForce controller. Its lower price means more users can experience ultra-responsive gaming, multitasking and multimedia computing power. 3K loads games and applications faster, increases frames per second (FPS) for an improved gaming experience and allows for quick transfers and edits of large media files. HyperX 3K provides high-speed SATA Rev. 3.0 (6Gb/s) performance and blazing fast random and sequential read/write speeds. SandForce DuraClass™ technology provides the latest data integrity protection for ultimate endurance over the entire life of the drive. HyperX 3K SSD comes in a sleek, black and aluminium case design, accentuating the look of any power user's system. For added peace of mind, HyperX 3K SSD is backed by a three-year warranty and legendary Kingston reliability.

    Features

    • SandForce controller technology
    • High-speed SATA Rev 3.0 (6Gb/s) transfer speeds
    • Advanced Wear-Leveling Technology
    • User-Configurable Over Provisioning4
    • Performance — incredible speeds for enhanced productivity
    • Reliable — much less likely to fail than a standard hard drive
    • Shock-Proof — dropping your notebook no longer means losing your data
    • Cool & Quiet — runs silent and with no moving mechanical parts to generate heat
    • Innovative — uses NAND Flash memory components
    • Supports TRIM3 — enhances device wear leveling by eliminating merge operation for all deleted data blocks
    • Supports S.M.A.R.T. (Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology)
    • Guaranteed — three-year warranty, free technical support and legendary Kingston reliability
  • Awards and Reviews *
    • "HyperX 3K SSD, highly recommended for users of PC / notebook that uses an SSD as a storage medium"

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    • "You can easily consider the Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB when you’re building a high performing PC."

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    • "Performance is also excellent with some of the highest quoted Read/Write speeds of any standalone SDD on ..."

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    • "Jagatreview Best Performer Award"

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    • "Jagatreview Annual Award 2012"

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    • "Skutečných zázraků se dočkáte zejména u instalace software, která probíhá zkrátka okamžitě. Například instalace Office 2011 for Mac je otázkou minuty a půl. Rozdíl mezi OCZ a Kingston je patrný na první pohled a dis..."

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Innovative

Flash technology makes the drive respond faster to commands

Shock-Proof

dropping a notebook no longer means losing your data

Silent

runs silent and with no moving mechanical parts

Cool

generates much less heat than traditional hard drives, ideal for notebook users

Green

consumes less energy than a traditional hard drive

Supports TRIM

ensures maximum performance on compatible operating systems

Supports S.M.A.R.T.

 

Guaranteed

three-year warranty, free technical support and legendary Kingston reliability