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Cytron MakerDisk SSD NVMe 2242 M-key M.2

Cytron MakerDisk SSD NVMe 2242 M-key M.2
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Description and Notes

Cytron sells an NVMe 2242 M-Key MakerDisk SSD in 128, 256, and 512 GB sizes.

It comes pre-loaded with Raspberry Pi OS for ease of use with a new Raspberry Pi 5, and works with up to PCIe Gen 3 x2, with up to 1.7 GB/sec read and 600 MB/sec write speeds.

Benchmark Results

Tested on 2024-05-13 on a Raspberry Pi 5 at PCIe Gen 3 speeds:

Benchmark Result
iozone 4K random read 61.03 MB/s
iozone 4K random write 263.89 MB/s
iozone 1M random read 812.04 MB/s
iozone 1M random write 750.21 MB/s
iozone 1M sequential read 812.90 MB/s
iozone 1M sequential write 745.03 MB/s