Congratulations to Seagate Technology! Its multi-user NAS solution and new addition to the IronWolf SSD line, the Seagate IronWolf 510, is our pick for the best storage solution for NAB Week 2020.
The IronWolf 510 is an M.2 NVMe SSD with caching speeds of up to 3GBps for NVMe-compatible systems. Creative pros and business NAS needing 24×7 multi-user storage that is cache enabled will benefit from the new IronWolf. That’s why the Seagate IronWolf 510 is our pick for the best storage solution for NAB Week 2020.
“The IronWolf 510 SSD meets leading top NAS manufacturer requirements of one drive write per day (DWPD), allowing multi-user NAS environments to do more with their data with lasting performance,” says Seagate.
IronWolf 510 overview
The new Ironwolf SSD is said to be very reliable. According to Seagate, it comes with 1.8 million hours mean time between failures while staying in a PCIe form factor. As for its storage capacity, the SSD is available in 240GB, 480GB, 960GB, and 1.92TB capacities. So you have a lot of variations you can opt for depending on what you need from the SSD.
“We are the first to provide a purpose-built M.2 NVMe for NAS that not only goes beyond SATA performance metrics but also provides 3x the endurance when compared to the competition. This meets the required endurance spec of one DWPD which our NAS partners expect for their customers,” said Matt Rutledge, senior vice president, devices. “Because of such high endurance, our customers are getting a tough SSD for small business and creative professional NAS environments.”
Pricing and availability
Here is the price break down based on the IronWolf 510’s capacity
- 240GB: $119
- 480GB: $169
- 960GB: $319
- 1.92TB: $539
If you are interested, you can get the IronWolf 510 SSD PCIe Gen3 x4, NVMe now.