Best for Speed: Samsung 960 PRO
The Samsung 960 PRO is like a fast pass at Disney World, with a lighting fast read speed of up to 3,500 MB per second. Wait, now, slow down, the Samsung 960 PRO is an M.2 SSD, so you’ll want to first make sure that your motherboard is compatible with it in order for it to run.
Besides its read speed, this gaming SSD writes at 2,100 MB per second and includes Samsung’s Magician software that delivers both in sustainable management and automatic firmware updates to keep it fresh and ready. Its lifespan reliability will last you about 1.5 million hours, and if that’s not enough time, you’ll be covered by its five-year limited warranty. It comes in 512GB, 1TB and 2TB models.