Intel® SSD 525 Series

Small. Fast. Efficient

Small Form Factor, Big Performance, Low Power

Offering performance and low power consumption in a package one-eighth the size of a 2.5-inch hard drive, the Intel® Solid-State Drive 525 Series accelerates PC performance with random reads of up to 50,000 input/output operations per second (IOPS)1 and sequential reads of up to 550 megabytes per second (MB/s).2 Couple that with random write performance of up to 80,000 IOPS3 and sequential writes of 520 MB/s to unleash demanding multitasking applications in notebooks, embedded applications, and workstation upgrades.

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Product Specifications4


Sequential Read

(up to)2

Sequential Write

(up to)2

Random 4 KB Read

(up to)5

Random 4 KB Write

(up to)5

Form Factor
30 GB 500 MB/s 275 MB/s 5,000 IOPS 80,000 IOPS mSATA
60 GB 550 MB/s 475 MB/s 15,000 IOPS 80,000 IOPS mSATA

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Product and Performance Information


Based on the Intel® Solid-State Drive 525 Series Product Specification.


Performance measured using Iometer* with queue depth equal to 32.


Performance measured using Iometer* with Queue Depth 32. Measurements are performed on 8GBof logical block address (LBA) range on a full SSD.


Tests document performance of components on a particular test, in specific systems. Differences in hardware, software, or configuration will affect actual performance. Consult other sources of information to evaluate performance as you consider your purchase. For more complete information about performance and benchmark results, visit



Performance measured using Iometer* with queue depth set to 32; measurements are performed on 8 GB of logical block address (LBA) range.