So far this has been a fantastic year for MSI as they are constantly pushing new products in every category. Just recently, MSI has announced an ultra-high-speed SSD named SPATIUM M480 PLAY.
It is a PCIe 4.0 NVMe M.2 SSD with advanced performance capabilities. If somehow you did manage to get a PlayStation 5 then you will be happy to know that this SSD can work seamlessly with your PS5 console.
MSI is already a big name in the PC gaming industry and its SSDs are known for their performance and speed. With this nee addition to the lineup, they are building an ecosystem to provide more options to the users.
For making the new SPATIUM M480 PCIe 4.0 NVMe M.2 PLAY SSDs, MSI uses the best quality and high-density 3D NAND flash. This makes sure that all the users get the most advanced performance from these SSDs. In terms of reading speeds, these SSDs can provide users with up to an insane 7000MB/sec read.
On top of that, it also comes with a DRAM cache and an SLC cache for faster speeds.
In terms of design, the new SPATIUM M480 PLAY comes with a solid industrial design that looks modern. It has dual finish aluminum heatsink and it is designed to go well with PlayStation 5.
Not only that, but the heatsink also helps in better heat-dissipation which further increases the transfer speeds. So it doesn’t matter if you are a creator, a gamer, or a professional, these SSDs can take it all.
The built-in storage on PlayStation 5 is limited to 825GB and is expandable via an NVMe slot. If we consider modern titles then even a few games can fill up that built-in storage real quick.
So it is crucial to have an SSD and the new SPATIUM M480 PLAY is just the most optimum choice right now. It comes in four variants or storage capacities: 500GB, 1TB, 2TB, and 4TB. So depending on your workflow and storage requirement, you can select the best storage capacity for your use case.
If you play a lot of heavy games on your PS5, this SSD can be installed easily and will save a lot of saving and load times for you.
The new SPATIUM M480 PLAY is compliant with the latest PCIe Gen 4 and NVMe 1.4 standards. This means that you get next-level read and write speeds with these SSDs.
As per MSI, these SSDs can provide users with 7000MB/second of sequential read speed and up to 6800MB/second sequential write speeds.
On top of that, there is an aluminum heatsink that helps to enhance the performance of these SSDs by providing better heat dissipation.
MSI has also focused a lot on protecting user data in case of an error. That is why this new SPATIUM M480 PLAY comes with a wide range of error correction features.
LPDC ECC and E2E Data Protection are some of the feathers and with these features users also get high-rated TBW(terabytes Writen). All of these features increase the durability of this SSD. Also, MSI provides a limited 5-year warranty with these SSDs.
The pricing and availability information for the new SPATIUM M480 PLAY is not yet available but given the features and speed of this SSD, it is going to be on the expensive side.
If you have a PS5 or a gaming PC, will you be interested in buying this SSD? If not, then which SSD would you like to buy?