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Kingston KC2500 500GB M.2 PCIe Gen 3 NVMe SSD

  • Capacity: 500GB
  • Max. Read Speed: 3,500MB/s
  • Max. Write Speed: 2,500MB/s
  • Form Factor: M.2 (2280)
  • Interface: PCIe 3.0 (x4)

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MPN: SKC2500M8/500G SKU: SSD-KINGKC2500-500GB

GTIN: 00740617307160

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Product Description

Kingston’s KC2500 500GB NVMe PCIe SSD delivers powerful performance using the Gen 3.0 x 4 controller and 96-layer 3D TLC NAND. With read and write speeds of 3,500MB/s and 2,500MB/s, the 500GB KC2500 delivers outstanding endurance and improves the workflow in desktop, workstations, and high-performance computing (HPC) systems. The compact M.2 design gives greater flexibility, increasing storage but also saving space.

Kingston KC2500 500GB NVMe SSD is a self-encrypting drive that supports end-to-end data protection using XTS-AES 256 bit Hardware-based encryption. It allows for the use of independent software vendors with TCG Opal 2.0 security management solutions such as Symantec, McAfee, WinMagic and others to keep things secure. The 500GB KC2500 also has built-in Microsoft eDrive support, a security storage specification for use with BitLocker.


  • Capacity: 500GB
  • Max. Read Speed: 3,500MB/s
  • Max. Write Speed: 2,500MB/s
  • Form Factor: M.2 (2280)
  • Interface: PCIe 3.0 (x4)
Kingston KC2500 512GB M.2 Box View

About the Kingston KC2500 500GB M.2 Solid State Drive

Ideal for desktop, workstations, and high-performance computing (HPC) systems

Incredible NVMe PCIe performance

Using a PCIe Gen 3.0 x 4 controller to reach speeds up to 3,500MB/s read and 2,500MB/s write.

Full-security suite support

Protect and secure your data with Kingston’s self-encrypting drive.

Product Specifications

Operating Lifespan (Hours)

2,000,000 Hours

Max Random 4K R/W

Up to 375,000/300,000 IOPS

Total Bytes Written (TBW)


Drive Interface

PCIe 3.0 (x4)

Drive Capacity


Drive Form Factor

M.2 (2280)

Read Speed


Write Speed


Drive Power Consumption

.003W Idle / .2W Avg / 2.1 (MAX) Read / 7W (MAX) Write

General Information
Version / Range

KC2500 500GB








0.2 kg


19 × 13 × 2 cm

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