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Old 01-06-17, 03:39 PM
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MSI reveal an M.2 NVMe SSD RAID card

MSI reveal an M.2 NVMe SSD RAID card, which offers read speeds of over 7,000 MB/s when combined with two Samsung 960 Pro SSDs.



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Old 01-06-17, 04:22 PM
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Pretty neat, and would consider if the price is not stupid. Which it will be, sadly.
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Old 01-06-17, 05:07 PM
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I don't see the point of this device. It is like those external GPU things. Stupid price, and you don't need it at all.
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Old 01-06-17, 07:04 PM
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I don't see the point of this device. It is like those external GPU things. Stupid price, and you don't need it at all.

Some people may need it.
I would like an m.2 drive, but my board doesn't support M.2.
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Some people may need it.
I would like an m.2 drive, but my board doesn't support M.2.
https://www.amazon.co.uk/HYPER-M-2-M...ds=m.2+adapter

It's the full PCIe slot for 7000mb/s no one needs
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https://www.amazon.co.uk/HYPER-M-2-M...ds=m.2+adapter

It's the full PCIe slot for 7000mb/s no one needs
That doesn't support 7000MB/s. So it is not the same thing
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That doesn't support 7000MB/s. So it is not the same thing
No one is saying it is. Sliced says: I would like an m.2 drive, but my board doesn't support M.2. I gave a cheep solution to that.
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I don't see the point of this device. It is like those external GPU things. Stupid price, and you don't need it at all.
My boards have no M2 sockets so I would need it.
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Why is it so big though? And that fan will probalby be annoyingly loud
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Old 02-06-17, 02:21 PM
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Why is it so big though? And that fan will probalby be annoyingly loud
Because if you look closely it's full of capacitors etc. It will also need a RAID controller built into it too. The fan is likely to stop the drives throttling.
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