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Kingston Design-In SSD

Last updated 4 April 2022

Simms International is an authorised Kingston distributor and have been selected as a specialist partner for Kingston’s Design-In product range given our expertise and experience in delivering large scale projects across the globe.

If you are looking to cut costs, reduce total cost of ownership and take advantage of industrial grade storage benefits, the Kingston Design-In range could be a viable solution for your application.

Kingston Design-In is a perfect storage solution for system designers and builders

SATA & PCIe options

Kingston offers a line of Design-In SATA and NVMe solid-state drives created specifically for system designers and builders.

The line includes;

  • SATA 2.5-inch, mSATA, M.2 2242 and M.2 2280
  • PCIe Gen. 3 NVMe: M.2 2280, M.2 2230

Design-In SSDs incorporate advanced controllers that automatically perform wear-leveling, garbage collection and other NAND Flash management features. They are a dropin replacement for hard drives and deliver up to 20x greater performance as well as high reliability. Design-In SSDs incorporate next-generation 3D NAND Flash.



Kingston offers the following benefits with the Design-In SSD product line:

  • Locked BOM and Firmware – Ensures there are no changes to key components after customer qualification
  • PCN Support – All generational changes and firmware updates are handled through a controlled and timed process
  • Engineering Support – Customers have a direct contact to their regional Kingston Field Application Engineering teams for fast response to storage requirement questions and support requests
  • Global Support – Kingston can coordinate SSD deliveries with a customer’s Original Design Manufacturers (ODMs) or Contract Manufacturers (CMs) in other regions of the world, if required
  • Warranty — For peace of mind, our Design-in SSDs are backed by a limited three-year warranty and free technical support.

Part number information

DescriptionCapacityPart number
2.5" 7mm SATA SSD64GBOCP0S364B-A0
2.5" 7mm SATA SSD128GBOCP0S3128B-A0
2.5" 7mm SATA SSD256GBOCP0S3256B-A0
2.5" 7mm SATA SSD512GBOCP0S3512B-A0
DescriptionCapacityPart number
DescriptionCapacityPart number
M.2 2242 SATA SSD64GBOM4P0S364B-A0
M.2 2242 SATA SSD128GBOM4P0S3128B-A0
M.2 2242 SATA SSD256GBOM4P0S3256B-A0
DescriptionCapacityPart number
M.2 2280 SATA SSD64GBOM8P0S364B-A0
M.2 2280 SATA SSD128GBOM8P0S3128B-A0
M.2 2280 SATA SSD256GBOM8P0S3256B-A0
M.2 2280 SATA SSD512GBOM8P0S3512B-A0
DescriptionCapacityPart number
M.2 2230 PCIe SSD128GBOM3PDP3128B-A01
M.2 2230 PCIe SSD256GBOM3PDP3256B-A01
M.2 2230 PCIe SSD512GBOM3PDP3512B-A01
DescriptionCapacityPart number
M.2 2280 PCIe SSD64GBOM8PDP364B-A01
M.2 2230 PCIe SSD128GBOM8PDP3128B-A01
M.2 2230 PCIe SSD256GBOM8PDP3256B-A01
M.2 2280 PCIe SSD512GBOM8PDP3512B-A01
M.2 2280 PCIe SSD1024GBOM8PDP31024B-A01
M.2 2280 PCIe SSD512GBOM8PCP3512F-A01
M.2 2280 PCIe SSD1024GBOM8PCP31024F-A01




Graham is the Marketing Lead for the Industrial & Embedded team and has a wealth of knowledge in this area, with an extensive background in aviation, aerospace and defence.