Those Micron® 64layers 3D TLC NAND 256Gibibits flash banks inside the MX500 variant of 250GigaBytes are organized into blocks of pages. What is the size — in kibibytes — of a flash page and of a flash block? Me reading through the msecli User Guide [Rev. C 4/18] have stumbled upon the possibility to "format" the SSD as described on page 37. That procedure, hopefully, should allow me to tell the SSD's firmware to advertise a LBA of 4096bytes virtual sector size instead of the ancient value of 512bytes per sector. Doing so, would it void my limited 5years SSD warranty? Either ext or btrfs filesystems feature transparent compression. My dilemma is if I should enable it. Does the SM2258 inside the MX500 do compression?
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