Toshiba TR200 480GB 3D BiCS SSD Review: Page 4 of 8

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Posted by Mark Taliaferro on Friday, November 3, 2017 - 8:00am

Packaging & Unboxing

Toshiba TR200 480GB SSD

Packaged in a green and black box the Toshiba TR200 arrived unscathed despite some rough package handling.

Toshiba TR200 480GB SSD

The back of the package shows it’s a 2.5” drive with BiCS Flash, Trim Support, and a 3-year warranty.

Toshiba TR200 480GB SSD

Inside the outer box, the TR200 arrived in a sandwiched plastic clamshell.

Toshiba TR200 480GB SSD

We found a couple of booklets inside, a warranty booklet and an install guide.

 

A Closer Look

Toshiba TR200 480GB SSD

Well the Toshiba TR200 is certainly an attractive drive and the outer shell seems to be made of a sturdy aluminum frame.

Toshiba TR200 480GB SSD

On closer inspection, we noticed a couple of minor imperfections on the label probably from machinery on the assembly line as both slight imperfections were identically square and the same size.

Toshiba TR200 480GB SSD

As you can see this is a standard SATA 6 drive.

Toshiba TR200 480GB SSD

The back plainly shows Toshiba solid state drive model number THN-TR2OZ4800 with a 480GB capacity.

Toshiba TR200 480GB SSD

Courtesy Toshiba

Toshiba was kind enough to send us a shot of their 2-channel Toshiba TC58NC1010GSB controller which pulls off the DRAMless miracle of high-speed BiCS Flash transfer speed.

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