Founded in 1997 and headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan, Team Group Inc. The company has been publicly listed on the Emerging Stock Market since October 2010. As of 2016, TEAMGROUP integrated its gaming memory modules into the “T-FORCE” product line which is specifically designed for people who pursuit extreme high speed and excellent performance.
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Packaging and accessories
The T-Force Cardea Zero Z440 is packaged in a regular cardboard made box. The front of the box has a profile photo of the SSD alongside the manufacturer’s logo. The main features of the product are listed on the lower part.
The back side of the packaging lists the complete technical specifications of the SSD. The left part has two photos that serve as an installation guide.
The SSD has an average protection against impacts as it is held in place by a plastic tray.
Series: CARDEA ZERO Z440
Form Factor: M.2 Type 2280
Interface: PCIe Gen 4 x4, NVMe 1.3
Controller: Phison PS5016-E16
Flash Chips: Toshiba 96-layer BiCS4 3D TLC NAND – TABBG65AWV
DRAM: 2x 512mb DDR4-2400MHz – SK Hynix H5AN4G8NBJR-UHC
Sequential Read: 5000 MB/s
Sequential Write: 4400 MB/s
Max. 4k random file read: 750,000 IOPS
Max. 4k random file write: 750,000 IOPS
Write Cache: SLC
Endurance (TBW): 1,800TB
Operating Temperature: 0°C to 70°C
Operating Voltage: 3.5W (Max)
Dimensions: 22mm x 80mm
Warranty: 5 years
– NVMe 1.3c Technology
– M.2 2280 Form Factor
– Excellent performance – Read speed is up to 5,000 MB/s
– Phison PS5016-E16 Controller
– M.2 NVMe PCIe Gen4 x4 solid state drive
– 96-layer BiCS4 3D TLC NAND
– Patented ultra-thin graphene heat spreader
– 5-year limited warranty