Product Launch: Micron® 6500 ION NVMe® SSD

Published 30 May 2023

The high-capacity, 30.72TB Micron ® 6500 ION NVMe ® SSD delivers TLC performance at QLC price points —  all while achieving up to 25 times more 4KB random write IOPS, up to 54% better read QoS and up to 56% better power efficiency than the competition. The Micron 6500 ION’s massive capacities and purpose-built performance tame even the largest, densest and most demanding cloud storage and content delivery systems.

Best For: Customers who want value-oriented, high-capacity storage that maintains PCIe Gen4 performance.

Key Features: 

  • Massive 30TB capacity in a U.2/U.3 form factor
  • Up to 6.8GB/s and 1 million IOPS
  • 25x better 4KB random write IOPS
  • 10x more 4KB random write endurance
  • 56% better power efficiency
  • Extensive security features such as FIPS 140-3, TCG-Opal and TAA compliance
  • Built on Micron’s world-leading 232-layer NAND#


Part NumberFull Product Title
MTFDKCC960TFR-1BC1ZHEYYRMicron® XTR 960GB NVMe™ U.3 (15mm) Non-SED Enterprise SSD
MTFDKCC1T9TFR-1BC1ZHEYYRMicron® XTR 1920GB NVMe™ U.3 (15mm) Non-SED Enterprise SSD