My 980 pro drive is defective. It works but not as expected.
I did buy the drive because it was the best performer compared to price and on par with my Corsair MP600. But now it is broken. My question is, how to let it replace for a driver what has the same performance as I had it on day one.
I did do the following:
The problem is, I my supplier says that it is not defective. And in that I do not agree. Because the write speeds are totally out of specs as advertised.
The shop says, write speeds are up to 5000MB/s so 1MB/s is also possible. And in my opinion this is BS. If it is - 20% it is also discutabele and 10% margin is an accessible limit, but on a full speed PCIe 4.0 interface 10% is even to much.
But in my opinion the SSD is defective because it comes far under the 4500 MB/s.
To put it all in perspective: