Updated on December 25, 2022
Switching to an SSD can be a game-changer for businesses as they can substantially improve performance. They reduce power, provide faster access times, and enable quicker file transfers. Follow us as we take a look at the best solid-state drives that dominated much of 2022.
The PM9A is the go-to SSD of data center operators who want to achieve accelerated performance while reducing overhead costs. It provides up to 3.84 TB of storage data without compromising security. Making use of the next-generation NVMe® interface, the PM9A3 offers a substantial upgrade if moving from an HDD or an older SSD.
Are you looking for a definitive solution to meet your data storage needs for the next several years? It’s impossible to look past the PM1643a 7.68TB if you need a high-capacity SSD. The PM1643a has superior performance thanks to the cutting-edge SAS-12GBPS interface.
Solidigm SSDSC2KB019TZ01 D3-S4520 (1.92TB)
The D3-S4520 offers a clever solution that is worth adding to your shopping list if you require extremely high speeds. Solidigm’s very speedy SSD offers an internal data rate of 2100 Mbps (read) and 2100 Mbps (write).
Solidigm SSDSC2KB038TZ01 D3-S4520 (3.84 TB)
This SKU of the D3-S4520 offers 3.84 TB of storage capacity, which should be enough to meet the needs of most businesses and household consumers. With an impressive read speed of 440 Mbps and a write speed of 510 Mbps, you can’t go wrong with the D3-S4520.
Solidigm SSDSC2KB076TZ01 D3-S4520 (7.68TB)
The SSDSC2KB076TZ01 SKU is known for its power-efficiency performance that can manage read-intensive workloads for businesses. Replace your regular HDDs with the highly efficient D3-S4520 to substantially improve your operating costs.
The D7-P5510 was designed from the ground up to power cloud workloads while reducing overhead costs. It utilizes TLC NAND, allowing it to achieve the ideal performance per dollar ratio. The D7-P5510 has a capacity of 7.68TB, providing plenty of room for your storage needs.
The D7-P5520 is a high-performing SSD that offers capacities of up to 15.36 TB. It is a PCIe Gen4 NVMe SSD that offers very high read and write speeds that are useful in many real-world applications.
Although it was first launched in 2016, the Intel S3520 continues to be relevant in 2022 thanks to boosted endurance, high performance, and lower power consumption. Although its capacity of 240GB may be slightly underwhelming, the DC S3520 more than makes up for it due to its high read and write speeds.
The WDS500G2B0B was designed to deliver speeds expected of an NVM-e SSD in a budget package that both businesses and hobbyists can enjoy without breaking the bank. With read speeds of 560 MB/s and write speeds of 530 MB/s, the WDS500G2B0B provides a substantial upgrade over regular HDDs.
What makes the Nytro 1351 a great contender for one of the best SSDs of 2022 is the incorporation of Seagate’s DuraWrite technology. DuraWrite is a lossless data reduction technique that reduces the amount of data saved onto the flash memory. This, in turn, makes the Nytro 1351 more power efficient and cost-effective. The super-fast SSD offers a storage capacity of up to 960 GB.
So, there you have it, a quick review of the 10 best SSDs of 2022 that will continue to be relevant next year and beyond. Let us know if we missed a high-performing SSD that you want to see on this list!