This Dual M 2 PCIe SSD adapter lets you add two high performance enterprise-class PCIe 3 0 M 2 SSDs (NVMe and AHCI) into the PCIe 8-lane or larger slot of your desktop workstation or server
Boost System Performance
The expansion card lets you take full advantage of the fast performance and compact size of PCIe M 2 internal solid-state drives With the M 2 PCI e based drives in place the adapter increases your storage capacity and gives your computer a speed boost enhancing data transfer rates
Access Two Drives Simultaneously
The dual M 2 to PCIe expansion card employs a high-speed ASM2824 switch allowing you to access two drives at the same time or individually Or you can utilize software RAID to build a RAID array to add redundancy or enhance system performance Since the adapter card does not rely on PCIe bifurcation it can easily be integrated into all systems new and legacy
Wide Compatibility
The adapter connects to your computer motherboard to support two PCIe M 2 SSDs through a x8 PCIe expansion slot The adapter is compatible with PCIe 3 0 motherboards and is backward compatible with PCIe 2 0 and PCIe 1 0 It supports PCIe 3 0 NVMe and PCIe-AHCI M 2 SSDs including 2242 2260 and 2280 drives supporting the most common drive sizes 42 60 and 80 mm lengths
Easy to Install
The PCI express M 2 NGFF comes with a full- and low-profile brackets for installation in small form-factor computers The brackets are also vented to increase air flow to assist with heat dissipation
The PEX8M2E2 is backed by a StarTech 2-year and free lifetime technical support.

Technical Specifications

Brand‎StarTech
Series‎X8 Dual M.2 PCIe SSD Adapter - PCIe 3.0
Item model number‎PEX8M2E2
Hardware Platform‎Pc, Mac
Item Weight‎3.04 ounces
Product Dimensions‎6.3 x 0.6 x 2.7 inches
Item Dimensions LxWxH‎6.3 x 0.6 x 2.7 inches
Color‎Red
Hard Drive Interface‎Raid
Manufacturer‎STARTECH.COM
ASIN‎B081SJYCTL
Country of Origin‎Taiwan
Date First Available‎December 2, 2019
Customer Reviews4.4 out of 5 stars 1,195 ratings 4.4 out of 5 stars
Best Sellers Rank#705 in Internal Solid State Drives #6,948 in Computer Internal Components
BrandStarTech
ColorRed
Item Dimensions LxWxH6.3 x 0.6 x 2.7 inches
Style2x M.2 NVMe
Age Range (Description)Adult
ReusabilitySingle Use
PatternSolid
ShapeRectangular
Unit Count2280.0 Count
Number of Items1