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Node Lite with Intel® Optane™ SSD

As of October 3, 2019, the Node Lite with Intel® Optane™ SSD has been discontinued and this model is no longer being manufactured, sold or maintained.

The Node Lite with Intel® Optane™ SSD was a special red version of the Node Lite that came with a built-in Intel® Optane™ SSD delivering incredibly fast transfer rates up to 2600 MB/s over Thunderbolt 3.

The closest alternative is the OWC Mercury Helios 3S with 1.0TB OWC Accelsior 1M2.

 


 

Node Lite with Intel® Optane™ SSD

With industry-leading performance and endurance, the Node Lite with Intel® Optane™ SSD delivers incredibly fast transfer rates up to 2600 MB/s. Connected to the computer via Thunderbolt™ 3, this external drive is ready to handle even the most demanding storage workloads for both Mac and PC users.

Features

  • Thunderbolt™ 3 for lightning fast transfer speeds up to 40 Gbps
  • Built-in PCIe (NVMe) SSD with incredible transfer speeds up to 2600 MB/s
  • Transparent acrylic panel to show off the colorful LED lights on the SSD
  • Dedicated DisplayPort for additional monitor to expand the workspace
  • 2nd Thunderbolt port supports Thunderbolt 3, USB 3.1, and DisplayPort devices
  • Daisy-chain up to 6 Thunderbolt devices
  • Durable and rugged aluminum casing

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Specifications

Model Node Lite with Intel Optane SSD
Part No.
  • T3NL-T3DIZ-AKTUP (with 960GB Intel Optane SSD 905P)
Certifications
  • CE
  • FCC
  • VCCI
  • BSMI
  • RCM
  • Thunderbolt™ technology
Warranty
  • 2-year limited warranty
Case material
  • High quality aluminum with metal chassis and transparent acrylic panel
Application
  • 1 x Intel® Optane™ SSD
Interface/Ports
  • 2 x Thunderbolt™ 3 (USB-C) ports
  • 1 x DisplayPort 1.2
Data transfer
  • Thunderbolt 3 up to 40 Gbps
  • DisplayPort 1.2 (4K at 60 Hz)
  • Intel® Optane™ SSD 905P up to 2600 MB/s
System requirements (PC)
  • Windows 10 (64-bit)
  • Computer with Thunderbolt™ 3 port
System requirements (Mac)
  • macOS 10.13.4 and later
  • Computer with Thunderbolt™ 3 port
System environment
  • Operating Temperature: 5°C ~ 35°C
  • Storage Temperature: -20°C ~ 60°C
  • Relative Humidity: 5% ~ 95% (non-condensing)
Power supply
  • External power adapter (UL, cUL, CE, FCC, BSMI, TUV approved)
  • Input: AC 100-240V, 50Hz-60Hz
  • Output: DC +12V/6A
Fan noise level
  • 23 dB(A)
Dimensions (LxWxH)
  • 9.17 inches x 5.87 inches x 2.99 inches
  • 23.3 cm x 14.9 cm x 7.6 cm
Package contents
  • Node Lite with Intel® Optane™ SSD
  • Thunderbolt 3 USB-C cable
  • Power adapter
  • Setup guide
Carton/Packing
  • Retail Box Size: 12.4 x 12 x 4.9 in. (31.5 x 30.5 x 12.5 cm)
  • Carton Size (6pcs per carton): 20.8 x 13.2 x 13.9 in. (52.8 x 33.5 x 35.3 cm)
Remarks
  • You can connect up to 6 Thunderbolt devices in total and plug in a 4K monitor to the built-in DisplayPort but to achieve the best data transfer rates for the SSD, we recommend connecting the Node Lite directly to the computer and not using any other devices in the daisy chain.
  • The DisplayPort does not support DP++. When using a DisplayPort to HDMI adapter, make sure to use an active adapter.
  • This product has components or design elements that are patented or patent pending.