ADATA XPG SX950 240GB SSD Review


ADATA XPG “Xtreme Performance Gear,” lineup geared towards gamers and enthusiasts, the latest addition to the XPG SSD line is SX950 offing 3D MLC NAND flash and a sweet 6-year warranty. The XPG SX950 line is promised to offer much better price to performance compare to other XPG SSD lines.

The XPG SX950 line uses the Silicon Motion SM2258G controller (same one used in SU800 SSD) with advanced 3D MLC NAND Flash that gives improved power efficiency and reliability compared to 2D NAND. The ADATA XPG SX950 is available in capacity of 120GB, 240GB, 480GB, and 960GB. The SX950 also features LDPC ECC and RAID Engine technology, which strengthen data protection and integrity. With new advanced 3D MLC NAND Flash SX950 SSD offers a huge endurance rating of TBW up to 800TB and ultra-long MTBF of 2 million hours, which is almost durable than most other SSDs in same price point. The XPG SX950 offers read/write up to 560/530MBs and 90K IOPS (4K random). Today we are going to take a look at ADATA XPG SX950 240GB model and see how it stacks up to the competition.


  • Advanced 3D MLC NAND Flash
  • Intelligent SLC caching
  • DRAM Cache Buffer for Improved Data Transfer
  • Advanced LDPC ECC and RAID Engine Technology
  • Efficiency Optimized- NCQ / S.M.A.R.T Command Support
  • TRIM Support
  • ADATA SSD Toolbox – Easily to Control Your SSD
  • 6-Year Warranty