Sabrent released a Rocket M.2 2230 solid-state drive at the end of last year with an optional 1TB capacity for Steam Deck, Microsoft Surface and some Superbook upgrades. Now the SSD is available on Amazon for $160 for 1TB (currently about RMB1075).
The Sabrent Rocket 2230 features a single-sided design and is equipped with Qunar’s new E21T SSD host and Micron’s 176-layer TLC NAND with PCIe 4.0 interface and up to 5GB/s.
In terms of capacity, the Sabrent Rocket 2230 SSD is available in 256GB, 512GB and 1TB models, with TBW of 200TB, 300TB and 600TB respectively.
According to official data, the Sabrent Rocket 2230 SSD has sequential read and writes speeds of 4,650 MB/s and 1,900 MB/s for the 256GB model, 5,000 MB/s and 3,700 MB/s for the 512GB model, and 4,750 MB/s and 4,300 MB/s for the 1TB version, respectively. The 256GB SSD has 220,000 IOPS read and 470,000 IOPS write speeds, while the 512GB SSD has 440,000 IOPS and 920,000 IOPS respectively; the 1TB version has 450,000 IOPS and 545,000 IOPS respectively.