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ADATA Ultimate SU800 SATA III SSD Review

By: Jon Coulter | SSDs in Storage | Posted: Dec 30, 2016 6:45 pm
TweakTown Rating: 89%Manufacturer: ADATA

ADATA Ultimate SU800 SATA III SSD

 

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The front of the packaging has a reflective surface that reflects light in all colors of the rainbow.

 

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The rear of the packaging lists "up to" sequential performance and features.

 

 

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A plastic spacer and printed guide are included with the SSD.

 

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The top of the enclosure is plastic and features a colorful manufacturer label. The bottom and sides of the enclosure is formed from sheet aluminum.

 

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The three capacity points we are testing employ the same half-length PCB. The drive's controller, DRAM cache package, and 1/3 of its Micron 3D TLC flash packages populate this side of the PCB.

 

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The remaining Micron 3D TLC flash packages populate this side of the PCB.

 

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A close-in view of the drive's SMI SM2258G 4-channel controller, DRAM cache package, and flash packages.

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