Software that's so powerful you'll wonder if it's... magic. Samsung presents the latest generation of Magician, designed to support both internal & portable Samsung SSDs. With its intuitive interface and wide range of customization features, elevating SSD performance is now effortless — like magic.
  • *While some of its features support Samsung-manufactured OEM SSDs and SSDs from other manufacturers, SSD Magician Software is designed and optimized specifically for Samsung-branded SSDs.
  • *Magician only shows features that are supported for the connected SSD. The features that appear may differ depending on the connected SSD.
  • *Magician does not work with SSDs connected via the SCSI controller interface.
A group image of Samsung SSD products.

Drive Information

SSD status indicators
at a glance
An image of Samsung Magician Software displaying drive details on the laptop screen.
  • Integrative Drive Health Check

    A quick glance takes you through your drive's overall health, temperature, performance, optimization rates, and more. Access real-time information of your SSD anytime, anywhere.

  • SSD Authenticity

    Authenticity is key to the magic. Unlock the barrier-breaking performance that only comes from a genuine Samsung SSD by verifying your drive in amazingly simple steps.

    • *Internet connection required to authenticate SSDs.
  • S.M.A.R.T. Check

    Worried about drive failures? Follow the magic that's in the S.M.A.R.T check. You can inspect the health of your SSD and detect failures before they happen.

Drive Management

A magic touch for
your drive's
health and
performance
An illustrative image of Samsung Magician Software's Performance Benchmark feature.
  • Performance Benchmark

    The SSD performance of your dream is now a reality with Performance Benchmark tests. You can even customize your test conditions by adjusting test volume, chunk size, and more.

    • *It may be necessary to manually refresh the disk list in System Information before performing benchmarking or performance optimization on a newly attached disk.
  • Performance Optimization

    Whether you want full performance or power efficiency, Performance Optimization enables customization of the drive power and performance that is the best fit for your unique needs.

    • *Available mode options vary depending on the model/type of Samsung SSD.
    • *RAPID (Real-Time Accelerated Processing of I/O Data) Mode fully supported with proper system requirements. For example:
    • 1) Window® 7 OS and above versions
    • 2) 2GB RAM System memory or more
  • Diagnostic Scan

    Instant test to immediately boost your drive's functionality. Pinpoint and solve any potential issues in simple steps using Diagnostic Scan.

  • Over Provisioning

    Allocate free blocks to your drive space. Your drive will perform its routine maintenance more effectively, and deliver a faster speed with a longer life span for your elevated SSD experience. It's all about give and take.

    • *Over Provisioning is not supported for Windows® XP.
    • *If your system suffers from cluster misalignment, Over Provisioning may fail even though enough free space is available.

Data Management

Let Magician weave
its data management magic
An illustrative image of Samsung Magician Software's Secure Erase feature.
  • Secure Erase

    Using the built-in secure erase solution, delete sensitive data in just seconds without losing the data you need or compromising the drive's functionality.

  • PSID Revert

    Resetting your drive is quick and easy. All you need is the PSID password printed on the drive label.

  • Encrypted Drive

    No matter where your life takes you, Encrypted Drive keeps your data safe. Enjoy hassle-free protection with an astonishingly simple setup.

    • *Encrypted Drive (BitLocker Drive Encryption) is a data protection feature available in all versions above Windows® 8 Pro,
      Windows® 8 Enterprise, and all editions of Windows® Server 2012.
  • Security Setting

    Supercharge the security of your portable SSD with an easy fingerprint and password setup.

Help center

No hassle.
Answers are just a click away
An image of a man scanning for drive information using the Samsung Magician Software.
  • Information Check & Update

    All the system & drive information you need can be found in one place. Timely reminders will automatically deliver all the important updates.

  • Help Center

    Help is on the way whenever you need it. With easy online access to support for Samsung SSDs, find tips and information on a variety of topics right from where you are.

    • *Contents of the Help Center are provided in the following 10 languages: English, Korean, Spanish, German, French, Italian, Russian, Portuguese, Chinese (Simplified), and Japanese.
  • Chatbot

    Let Magician work its magic via the convenient Chatbot feature. Simple clicks are all it takes to get connected, ask questions, and find solutions in one sitting.

    • * Chatbot system is currently available only in English.

DOWNLOAD FILES

Download now to keep your drive current and the performance up with this essential software toolkit.

980 PRO
with Heatsink

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-V8P1T0CW (1TB)
    • MZ-V8P2T0CW (2TB)

980 PRO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-V8P250BW (250GB)
    • MZ-V8P500BW (500GB)
    • MZ-V8P1T0BW (1TB)

980

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-V8V250BW (250GB)
    • MZ-V8V500BW (500GB)
    • MZ-V8V1T0BW (1TB)

970 PRO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-V7P512BW (512 GB)
    • MZ-V7P1T0BW (1,024 GB)

970 EVO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-V7E250BW (250 GB)
    • MZ-V7E500BW (500 GB)
    • MZ-V7E1T0BW (1,000 GB)
    • MZ-V7E2T0BW (2,000 GB)

970 EVO Plus

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-V7S250BW (250 GB)
    • MZ-V7S500BW (500 GB)
    • MZ-V7S1T0BW (1,000 GB)

960 PRO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-V6P512BW (512 GB)
    • MZ-V6P1T0BW (1 TB)
    • MZ-V6P2T0BW (2 TB)

960 EVO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-V6E250BW (250 GB)
    • MZ-V6E500BW (500 GB)
    • MZ-V6E1T0BW (1 TB)

950 PRO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-VKV256 (256 GB)
    • MZ-VKV512 (512 GB)

870 EVO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-77E250 (250GB)
    • MZ-77E500 (500GB)
    • MZ-77E1T0 (1,000GB)
    • MZ-77E2T0 (2,000GB)
    • MZ-77E4T0 (4,000GB)

870 QVO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ 77Q1T0 (1TB)
    • MZ 77Q2T0 (2TB)
    • MZ 77Q4T0 (4TB)
    • MZ 77Q8T0 (8TB)

860 PRO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-76P256BW (256 GB)
    • MZ-76P512BW (512 GB)
    • MZ-76P1T0BW (1,024 GB)
    • MZ-76P2T0BW (2,048 GB)
    • MZ-76P4T0BW (4,096 GB)

860 EVO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-76E250BW (250 GB)
    • MZ-76E500BW (500 GB)
    • MZ-76E1T0BW (1,000 GB)
    • MZ-76E2T0BW (2,000 GB)
    • MZ-76E4T0BW (4,000 GB)

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-M6E250BW (250 GB)
    • MZ-M6E500BW (500 GB)
    • MZ-M6E1T0BW (1,000 GB)

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-N6E250BW (250 GB)
    • MZ-N6E500BW (500 GB)
    • MZ-N6E1T0BW (1,000 GB)
    • MZ-N6E2T0BW (2,000 GB)

860 QVO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-76Q1T0BW (1,000 GB)
    • MZ-76Q2T0BW (2,000 GB)
    • MZ-76Q4T0BW (4,000 GB)

850 PRO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-7KE256 (256 GB)
    • MZ-7KE512 (512 GB)
    • MZ-7KE1T0 (1 TB)
    • MZ-7KE2T0 (2 TB)
    • MZ-7KE4T0 (4 TB)

850 EVO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-75E250 (250 GB)
    • MZ-75E500 (500 GB)
    • MZ-75E1T0 (1 TB)
    • MZ-75E2T0 (2 TB)
    • MZ-75E4T0 (4 TB)

850 EVO mSATA

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-M5E120 (120 GB)
    • MZ-M5E250 (250 GB)
    • MZ-M5E500 (500 GB)
    • MZ-M5E1T0 (1 TB)

850 EVO M.2

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-N5E120 (120 GB)
    • MZ-N5E250 (250 GB)
    • MZ-N5E500 (500 GB)

840 PRO

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MZ-7PD128 (128 GB)
    • MZ-7PD256 (256 GB)
    • MZ-7PD512 (512 GB)

T7 Shield

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MU-PE1T0 (1TB)
    • MU-PE2T0 (2TB)

T7

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MU-PC500 (500 GB)
    • MU-PC1T0 (1 TB)
    • MU-PC2T0 (2 TB))

T7 Touch

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MU-PC500 (500 GB)
    • MU-PC1T0 (1 TB)
    • MU-PC2T0 (2 TB)

T5

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MU-PA250 (250 GB)
    • MU-PA500 (500 GB)
    • MU-PA1T0 (1 TB)
    • MU-PA2T0 (2 TB)

X5

  • Model Name (Capacity)
    • MU-PB500 (500 GB)
    • MU-PB1T0 (1 TB)
    • MU-PB2T0 (2 TB)