Apacer introduced the PT920 Commando PCI-Express SSD, which is built in a plastic shroud shaped like the top of an M4 or M16 assault rifle iron site model. The SSD uses a PCI-Express 3.0 x4 host interface and takes advantage of the NVMe 1.2 protocol. The PT920 Commando SSD is available in 240 GB and 480 GB capacities.
Performance wise the drives offer sequential reads of up to 2,500 MB/s, with up to 1,300 MB/s sequential writes for the 480 GB model, and up to 860 MB/s sequential writes for the 240 GB model. 4K random write performance is rated at up to 175,000 IOPS for the 480 GB model, and up to 160,000 IOPS for the 240 GB model. Other features PT920 Commando PCI-Express SSD include ECC, NCQ, and TRIM. Apacer didn’t announce any pricing, although the drives will have a 3-year warranty.