OCZ Technology Part #/MPN: ARC100-25SAT3-480G

DiscTech Item #: OCZ-ARC100-25SAT3-480G-BN-3Y

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Capacity: 480GB

Speed: Solid State Memory

Interface Types: SATA

Form Factor: 2.5inx7mm Fits All laptops

Encryption/SED Supported

Sector Size: 512 / 512e

Sustained Throughput: 490

Electrical Interface: SATA 600 - 6.0Gbps


SSD Endurance DWPD: Consumer / Value

OCZ ARC-25SAT3-480G 480GB 2.5in 6Gbps ARC 100 SED SATA MLC SSD - Brand New

OCZ ARC-25SAT3-480G 480GB 2.5" 6.0 Gbps ARC 100 Self-Encrypting Drive Serial Advanced Technology Attachment Multi-Level Cell Solid State Disk Drive - Brand New

Solid Performance for Notebooks and PCs

Think an SSD upgrade is out of your reach? Think again. With OCZ’s ARC 100 Series, get lasting SSD performance and an exceptional computing experience, all while delivering an excellent value for flash storage thrill seekers.

Putting Hard Drives to Shame

Imagine faster boot-ups, snappier file transfers, improved energy efficiency, and system responsiveness that make you wonder why you put up with that hard drive for so long. If you’re ready to make the leap to a more durable alternative to spinning discs, the ARC 100 Series is ready to take on your storage challenges at an upgrade-friendly price point.

ARC 100 SSD Features

  • Next Generation A19nm MLC NAND Flash - Cutting-edge A19nm process geometry NAND offers excellent value for consumer desktops and laptops
  • Enhanced Endurance - Emphasis on endurance, rated for 20GB/day of host writes for 3 years (typical client workloads)SAS 6Gbps
  • Proprietary - Proprietary Barefoot 3 M10 controller technology delivers superior sustained speeds over the long term
  • Superior Mixed Workload Performance - Excels in both incompressible and compressible data types such as multimedia, encrypted data,. ZIP files and software
  • Lasting Performance - Advanced suite of NAND flash management to analyze and dynamically adapt as flash cells wear
  • Ultra Slim - Sleek alloy housing offers ultra-slim sub-7mm z-height for use in the latest thinner form factor notebooks
  • Bang for the Buck - Designed for value-minded users who want a performance SSD with no tricks up its sleeve
  • Secure - Superior reliability with in-house technology and high quality components based on the latest technology
  • Encryption - 256-bit AES-compliant


This drive is compatible with any server that accepts 2.5" x 7mm (Thin/Case) SATA SSD.

Drive ModelARC100-25SAT3-480G
ModelARC 100
InterfaceSerial ATA (SATA) 6Gb/s (SATA III)
NAND ComponentsToshiba A19nm Multi-Level Cell (MLC)
NAND ControllerOCZ Barefoot 3 M10
Form Factor2.5 inch, 7mm height
Height (mm/in)6.7/0.24
Width (mm/in)69.75/2.75
Length (mm/in)100.2/3.94
Weight (g/lb)110/0.24
Sequential Read490 MB/s
Sequential Write450 MB/s
Random Read Speed (4K, QD32)75,000 IOPS
Random Write Speed (4K, QD32)80,000 IOPS
Steady-State Random Write Speed (4K, QD32)20,000 IOPS
Power ConsumptionIdle: 0.60W, Active: 3.450W
Operating Temperature0°C ~ 70°C
Storage Temperature-45°C ~ 85°C
Shock Resistance1000G/0.5ms
Vibration (Non-operational)3.13Grms (5-800Hz)
Vibration (Operational)2.17Grms (7-800Hz)
Altitude (Non-operational)-1,000ft. to 40,000ft
Altitude (Operational)-1,000ft. to 10,000ft
CertificationsUL C/US, FCC, CE, C-Tick, KCC, BSMI, VCCI, WEEE
MTBF2 million hours
EnduranceRated for 20GB/day of host writes for 3 years under typical client workloads
Data Path ProtectionBCH ECC corrects up to 44 random bits/1KB
Encryption256-bit AES-compliant
Product Health MonitoringSelf-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology (SMART) Support
Power RequirementsStandard SATA Power Connector
Additional Features
Performance OptimizationTRIM (requires OS support), Idle Time Garbage Collection

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ROHS Compliant

Weight: 1.8 lb

Warranty: 3 Year Manufacturer

Brand New

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The product is brand new.

3 Year Manufacturer Warranty

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