Product Comparison: Samsung PM883 vs Samsung 883 DCT

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General Specifications
883 DCT
About the Product
Samsung PM883 offers capacity of the competition while handling heavy mixed workloads with reduced latency. Faster sequential read speed, 550MB/s, and less TCO compared with conventional HDDs.
Coming in a 2.5-inch form factor and 6 Gb/s SATA interface with storage capacities up to 3.84TB, the 883 DCT meets the demands of server storage systems, with added reliability for critical data thanks to end-to-end data protection.
Key Specs
480 GB
960 GB
Read Speed
550 Mb/s
560 Mb/s
Write Speed
520 Mb/s
520 Mb/s
What customers say about "Key Specs"
Samsung PM883 480GB 2.5in SATA Enterprise SSD
  • It works as expected from it. Reliable and very fast.
  • it does have great recording speed parameters, which indicates a default reliable mode of operation.
  • Not all server disks must have a giant write resource. This one with 480Gb is pretty enough for something small.
  • With good read speed, the PM863 is a solution that fits perfectly into the server.
  • As this drives advertised for servers, 480GB might be very low capacity.
Samsung 883 DCT 960GB SATA 2.5 Inch Solid State Drive
  • Great maximum performance of up to 560MB/s read, 520MB/s write, and throughput up to 98K IOPS read and 28K IOPS write.
  • The Samsung 883 DCT SSD impressed from beginning to end of usage with stable high speeds.
  • Great SSD for enterprise. Good storage capacity of 960GBs.
  • 960Gb of SSD working on ~560 Mb/s read is extremely good value.
  • For the purpose of enterprise usage, this drive has not a lot of memory.
Size & Weight
0.28 in.
0.27 in.
3.94 in.
3.94 in.
2.75 in.
2.75 in.
1.76 oz.
2.47 oz.
Form Factor
Memory Chip Type
Encryption Algorithm
AES 256-bit
AES 256-bit
High-Performance Business Solution, Power-Loss Protection, Top solution for servers
Performance fit for mixed workloads, Enhanced operations efficiency, Samsung reliability and quality
What customers say about "Features"
Samsung PM883 480GB 2.5in SATA Enterprise SSD
  • Great drive from samsung. The OS was easily poured from the old onto it, using the native software that was in the set.
  • Samsung offers a drive with software for data migration and good reliability.
  • First 2.5-inch SSDs using LPDDR4 DRAM memory modules
  • PM863 uses TLC 3D V-NAND. This memory allows you to more densely store data.
  • A completely ordinary SATA drive, available in a 2.5-inch form factor and having a case thickness of 7 mm and ordinary, means good.
Samsung 883 DCT 960GB SATA 2.5 Inch Solid State Drive
  • Specially took for the server, the reliability of the Samsung and good features.
  • Aimed at meeting the demands of server storage systems while giving the assurance of end-to-end data protection.
  • This one is built off of Samsung’s tried and true V-NAND.
  • The drive supports AES 256-bit encryption. And has a mean time between failures of two million hours, which is pretty decent value.
  • The Samsung 883 DCT uses a standard 2.5" 7mm design that allows companies to fit more drives in servers compared to the older 9.5mm.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
5 year(s)
5 year(s)
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