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SanDisk Ultra 240GB SSD Review

The SanDisk Ultra SSD was announced just earlier  this year. Our 240GB unit has a $420 street price and features a  SandForce SF-1222 processor. It also uses the company’s own NAND flash  memory. Check out our review where we compare it to other SSDs in its  market segment and see how it compares.

Sandisk Ultra 240GB SSD Specs

  • Interface: SATA 3Gb/s
  • Capacity: 240GB (60GB and 120GB also available)
  • Processor: SandForce SF-1222
  • NAND Flash: 16x 16GB SanDisk 05070 016G, 124ddzogp pieces
  • Max Sequential Read: 280MB/s
  • Max Sequential Write: 270MB/s
  • Power Active: 0.43W
  • Weight: 96.4g
  • Shock Resistant: 1500G @ 0.5 msec
  • Vibration: 2.17gRMS, 5-700Hz
  • TBW: 40, 80, and 128TB for 60, 120, and 240GB models respectively
  • 2.5-inch drive, 9.5mm form factor


  • Good overall performance
  • Good value
  • Low power consumption


  • Older SATA 3.0Gb/s interface holds back performance

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