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Accelerate. Dominate. Endure.

The Seagate® FireCuda® 520 SSD with PCIe® Gen4 ×4 interface is Falcon's fastest solid-state drive offering - nearly 45% faster sequential reads/writes than the previous generation. It provides plug-and-play compatibility with all AMD chipset motherboards and delivers an extreme boost in performance with the latest 3D TLC NAND technology. Upgrading to the FireCuda 520 unlocks Gen4 speed and supplies up to 9× faster sequential reads than SATA SSDs.

FireCuda 520 Specifications2 Terabyte1 Terabyte
InterfacePCIe Gen4 x4, NVMe 1.3PCIe Gen4 x4, NVMe 1.3
NAND Flash Memory3D TLC3D TLC
Sequential Read (Max, MB/s), 128KB50005000
Sequential Write (Max, MB/s), 128KB144004400
Total TB Written Endurance3,6001,800
MTBF, hours1,800,0001,800,000
Warranty (limited)5 Years5 Years

"The Seagate FireCuda NVMe SSD is arguably the best thing out there due to excellent performance with PCIe 3, and even faster performance with PCIe 4."

- PC World, Editor's Choice


Ready to configure your Falcon with FireCuda speed? FireCuda SSDs are available in all Falcon Northwest desktop and laptop models.