This Addonics Dual M2 SSD adapter enable connecting two M2 SSDs to a single SATA port inside a computer. Once the M2 (NGFF) SSDs are mounted inside this adapter, it can be used just like a standard 7 mm or 9 mm 2.5" SATA hard drive to direct replace the 2.5" hard drive in Notebook or any computing equipment.
The two M2 SSDs installed in this adapter can be set up as a RAID 0, 1 or as a single large drive. When connecting to a PM compatible SATA port, the two SSDs can be used as two independent drive without RAID.
For more detail of the M2 (NGFF) SSD. please visit the following link http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NGFF
The adapter can accommodate M2 (NGFF) SSD in length of 30, 42, 60 and 80 mm.
* For individual drive configuration, the SATA port must be Port Multiplier compatible. SATA port on most laptop systems are not PM compatible. Please check with your equipment manufacturer if you plan to use this adapter for two individual drives set up.
1 There are three types of M2 SSD: M2 SATA SSD, M2 PCIe SSD and M2 NVMe SSD. M2 SATA SSD uses SATA interface, the same interface on SATA hard drive, and is the only type of M2 media supported by this adapter.