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A2000R NVMe PCIe SSD for Purpose-Built System Manufacturers, DIY System Builders, and PC Upgrades

Kingston’s A2000R NVMe™ PCIe SSD is an affordable storage solution with impressive performance of read/write speeds up to 2,200/2,000MB/s1, A2000R delivers 3x the performance over a SATA SSD with quicker loading times, lower power and lower heat. A2000R SSD is designed for the entry-level user, purpose-built system manufacturer, DIY system builder, and those seeking to upgrade their PC. With a single-sided slim M.2 design, A2000R works to its full potential when installed in an Ultrabook or a small form factor PC (SFF PC) system.

Available in capacities from 250GB–500GB2 to meet your system’s needs.

  • NVMe™ PCIe performance at a fraction of the cost

  • Ideal for Ultrabooks and small form factor PC (SFF PC) systems

  • Upgrade your PC with up to 500GB2

Key Features

NVMe PCIe performance at a fraction of the cost

NVMe™ PCIe performance at a fraction of the cost

A2000R is an affordable solution with impressive read/write speeds up to 2,200/2,000MB/s1

Optimal Systems

Optimal Systems

A2000R is ideal for Ultrabooks and small form factor PC (SFF PC) systems

Awards and Reviews

The drive still performs well, has a long warranty, and also features heavy-duty hardware encryption options.

Read Full Review Kingston A2000 M.2 NVMe SSD Review: Security, Endurance, and Low Pricing

Legit Bottom Line: The Kingston A2000 is a great value NVMe drive that raises the bar for what one can and should expect from any value oriented SSD.

Read Full Review Legit Reviews

Kingston's A2000 series has a whole lot to offer at what is at this time the lowest cost NVMe SSD with TLC flash and DRAM we can find.

Read Full Review Kingston A2000 1TB NVMe PCIe Gen3 M.2 SSD Review

A2000 is plenty fast enough for most users, and it’s superaffordable—the best deal I’m aware of.

Read Full Review Kingston A2000 NVMe SSD: Fast and Cheap, at 10 Cents Per Gigabyte

Quite simply, there isn’t another entry-level SSD available that compares to the A2000 right now.

Read Full Review Kingston A2000 NVMe PCIe SSD Review (1TB) - High Speed & Capacity at Under $99


  • Specifications
Form Factor M.2 2280
Interface NVMe™ PCIe Gen 3.0 x 4 Lanes
Capacities2 250GB, 500GB
Sequential Read/Write1 250GB – up to 2,000/1,100MB/s
500GB – up to 2,200/2,000MB/s
Random 4K Read/Write1 250GB – up to 150,000/180,000 IOPS
500GB – up to 180,000/200,000 IOPS
Total Bytes Written (TBW)3 250GB – 150TBW
500GB – 350TBW
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 250GB – 6.6g
500GB – 6.8g
Vibration Operating 2.17G Peak (7-800Hz)
Vibration Non-operating 20G Peak (20-1000Hz)
MTBF 2,000,000
Warranty/Support4 Limited 5-year warranty with free technical support

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