ADATA XPG GAMMIX S10 1TB M.2 SSD Review

Conclusion

The ADATA XPG continues to grow and hosting some of the fastest SSDs, and the XPG GAMMIX S10 is another excellent addition to that. Yes! It’s not the fastest SSD currently available from ADATA’s stables, but it also doesn’t have any problems of those ultra-fast drives. The XPG GAMMIX S10 meant for standard gaming builds where users want something faster than SATA SSDs, but didn’t want to spend a fortune for premium ultra-fast drives. For that XPG GAMMIX S10 has some great specs like fast PCIe Gen3 x4 with NVMe 1.2, DRAM Cache Buffer and hardware LDPC ECC.

ADATA XPG GAMMIX S10 1TB M.2 SSD Review

ADATA XPG GAMMIX S10 M.2 SSD MSRP:

  • XPG GAMMIX S10 128GB – $69.99 / ₹5699 +Tax ($0.54 per GB)
  • XPG GAMMIX S10 256GB – $109.99 / ₹8799 +Tax ($0.42 per GB)
  • XPG GAMMIX S10 512GB – $169.99 / ₹13299 +Tax ($0.33 per GB)
  • XPG GAMMIX S10 1TB – $479.99 / ₹29999 +Tax ($0.46 per GB)

 

Performance wise XPG GAMMIX S10 1TB offer 1,250 MB/s sequential read and 790 MB/s sequential write speeds which not that fast if you compare it with fastest SSD currently available in the M.2 form, but it’s much faster than traditional SATA SSDs which it mainly this drive wanted to replace. The XPG GAMMIX S10 also don’t exhibit any heating issue thanks to its great looking heatsink. Considering its price, the XPG GAMMIX S10 offering a better price to performance, most other M.2 NVMe drives, yes the 1TB model we used is a high priced one but for lower capacity models are priced very competitively.

We are happy with XPG GAMMIX S10 as its performance is good and the top metal heatsink help with cooling while making it more aesthetically pleasing. We are giving it GOLD AWARD and confidently recommend if you are looking to buy an M.2 NVMe SSD on a budget.

ADATA XPG GAMMIX S10 1TB M.2 SSD Review

The ADATA XPG GAMMIX S10 is one beautiful piece of storage that offers excellent performance without any overheating issue

ADATA XPG GAMMIX S10 1TB M.2 SSD Review
9.1 / 10 Overall
Pros
  • Excellent performance
  • Metal heatsink offers great cooling and looks
  • Ultra-fast PCIe Gen3x4
  • NVMe 1.2 certified
  • 3D TLC NAND Flash
  • DDR3 DRAM Cache Buffer
  • hardware LDPC ECC
  • 5-Year Warranty
  • Cons
  • Writing speed could have been better
  • Built-in heatsink means you cannot use it in slots that have its own heatsink
  • Build Quality9.5
    Performance9
    Features9
    Price9
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