Kingston NV1 NVMe SSD launched in India, prices start at Rs 7,600

The Kingston NV1 NVMe SSD is available with an M.2 design.

Highlights
  • The new Kingston NV1 NVMe SSDs support Gen 3.0 x 4 PCIe.
  • The SSDs are available in 500GB, 1TB, and 2TB storage variants.
  • They are available for purchase from various online sellers at a starting price of Rs 7,600.

Kingston has announced new entry-level NVMe SSD storage drives that are ideal for both laptops and PC builds. The Kingston NV1 NVMe PCIe SSD offers efficient performance and supports Gen 3.0 X4 PCIe interface. It uses a single-sided M.2 design, that can be easily used on modern laptops and desktops. The new drives are offered with storage capacities up to 2TB and are available for purchase via partner online stores starting today. NVMe SSDs have soared in popularity in recent years, but are still quite expensive for most users.

Kingston NV1 NVMe SSD price in India and specifications

The Kingston NV1 NVMe SSDs are available in 500GB, 1TB, and 2TB storage options. The 500GB will cost you Rs 7,600, the 1TB variant is Rs 14,600, and the 2TB model is Rs 24,499. You’ll be able to purchase them from online resellers such as TataCliq, Paytm, MD Computers, TPS Technologies, Delta Page, ITGadgetsonline, Prime ABGB, and EZPZ Solutions. 

Kingston NV1 NVMe SSD

Coming to the specifications, the NV1 NVMe SSDs offer read and write speeds of up to 2,100 and 1,700MBps, respectively. They are more efficient compared to standard SSDs and emit less heat. It offers faster load times, making them great for users who want fast access to data. The drives use are compatible with NVMe PCIe Gen 3.0 x 4 Lanes, which is available in most modern laptops and motherboards. It uses the M.2 2280 form factor with a one-sided M.2 design. 

There are plenty of M.2 NVMe drives available in the market, and they are still on the expensive side. While there a couple of other options available at lower pricing than the Kingston drives, these offer good speeds, efficiency, and come with a limited three-year warranty.