Nowadays, SSD is a more common option available while purchasing a computer due to its fast performance. The manufacturers are also using SSD storage for mid to high-end PC. This article will guide you to recognize if you have recently purchased a PC or laptop and want to know whether it has SATA SSD or NVMe SSD.
NVMe SSD is faster when compared to SATA SSDs. For example, the popular Samsung 970 Evo Plus SSD (NVMe) offers to write/read speeds up to 3500/3300 MB/s, whereas the Samsung 860 Evo (SATA) offers read/write speeds up to 550/520 MB/s.
There is much speed difference between SATA and NVMe SSDs. If you have recently purchased a laptop or PC, you can easily recognize it has SATA or NVMe SSD. There is no need to use any third-party software for this task.
How to check if your PC has SATA or NVMe SSD on Windows 11/10?
There are three simple ways to recognize that your PC has SATA or NVMe SSD.
How to check if SSD is SATA or NVMe using Disk Management?
Step 1. Now, right-click on the
Step 2. Next, right-click on the SSD name and select
Step 3. After that, switch to the
Step 4. Then, select
How to check if SSD is SATA or NVMe Through Task Manager?
Step 1. Now, right-click on the empty space on the taskbar and select
Step 2. Next, click on the
Step 3. After that, from the Task Manager window, click on the
Step 4. Then, note down the model no of your Hard disk and perform a web search to know if it is an NVMe or SATA SSD.
How to check if SSD is SATA or NVMe with the help of Third-party tool?
There are plenty of tools available over the internet to provide detailed information about your PC’s hardware, including SSD type. One of the most popular tools out there is SSD-Z which is free to use. SSD-Z freeware tool can easily check if your SSD is SATA or NVMe. To check the SSD is NVMe or SATA, please follow the below-given steps:-
Step 2. Next, double-click on the
Step 3. It will display all the information about your SSD under the
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