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What external thunderbolt SSD has as low latency as an NVMe drive?



As a developer are you really going to be able to tell the difference?

https://forums.macrumors.com/threads/external-vs-internal-ss...


Disk latency is a limiting factor of compile times for large projects.


What external Thunderbolt SSD isn't literally an NVMe drive? Who is bothering with the expense of a Thunderbolt controller only to put a SATA controller and SSD behind it instead of directly connecting a NVMe SSD? (Unless it's a RAID controller and several SSDs in a TB enclosure.)




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