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Kingston SKC380S3, 120GB SSDNow KC380

$165.35 (exc. GST)

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SSDNow KC380 Drive

Kingston’s KC380 SSD Now solid-state drive features a small case form factor that fits in notebooks, sub-notebooks, tablet PCs and netbooks with a smaller physical device storage footprint. Lighter than a traditional hard drive, it lets users take advantage of the durability, reliability and performance improvements of Flash memory in systems currently using 1.8" hard drives and is the ultimate hard drive replacement.

KC380 consumes less power and generates less heat than a traditional HDD — at a fraction of the cost of a new system. It offers advanced data integrity protection and an award-winning SandForce® second-generation SSD processor with DuraClass™ technology. DuraClass features include DuraWrite™ and advanced wear-leveling to extend the life of the drive and garbage collection and over-provisioning for consistent performance and a longer life for your SSD and your data.

KC380 is backed by a three-year warranty, free technical support and legendary Kingston® reliability.


Fast - dramatic performance increase for any system upgrade
Endurance - Data Integrity Protection featuring DuraClass technology
Durable - DuraWrite optimises writes to extend endurance
Multiple capacities the right capacity to meet your storage needs
Supports SMART - monitors the status of your drive
Supports TRIM - maintains maximum performance on compatible operating systems
Guaranteed - three-year warranty, free technical support

Form factor: 1.8" micro SATA


  • SATA Rev. 3.0 (6Gb/s), SATA Rev. 2.0 (3Gb/s), SATA Rev. 1.0 (1.5Gb/s)
  • Capacities1: 60GB, 120GB, 240GB, 480GB

Sequential Read/Write2:

  • 60GB, 120GB – 550 MB/s / 520MB/s
  • 240GB – 540 MB/s / 530 MB/s
  • 480GB – 530 MB/s / 340MB/s

Maximum 4k Read/Write2:

  • 60GB – up to 86,000/ up to 79,000 IOPS
  • 120GB – up to 86,000/ up to 48,000 IOPS
  • 240GB – up to 72,000/ up to 40,000 IOPS
  • 480GB – up to 72,000/ up to 18,000 IOPS

Random 4k read/write2:

  • 60GB – up to 14,000/77,000 IOPS
  • 120GB – 17,000/ 45,000 IOPS
  • 240GB – up to 21,000/41,000 IOPS
  • 480GB – up to 21,000/13,000 IOPS

PCMARK® Vantage HDD Suite score: 60,000

Power Consumption: 0.4 W (MAX) idle / 1.2 W (TYP) read / 1.8 W (TYP) write

Storage temperatures: -40°C ~ 85°C

Operating temperatures: 0°C ~ 70°C

Dimensions: 78.5mm x 54mm x 5mm

Weight: 27.43g

Vibration operating: 2.17G peak (7800Hz)
Vibration non-operating: 20G peak (102000Hz)

MTTF: 1 million hours

Warranty/support: Three-year warranty with free technical support

Total Bytes Written (TBW)3:
60GB: 218TB 3 DWPD4
120GB: 337TB 2 DWPD4
240GB: 585TB 2 DWPD4
4800GB: 1562TB 3 DWPD4

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