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The NanoPi SATA HAT has four SATA ports which support communication rates up to 6Gbps. This HAT will ease the design of NAS based on Rockchip RK3399 processor with up to four drives.
4x SATA HAT for NanoPi M4 key features and specifications:
A test with iozone shows that the random reads and writes with an SSD are much faster than an eMMC flash module and a micro SD card.
Supported OS are Ubuntu based FriendlyCore 18.04 64-bit, FriendlyDesktop 18.04 64-bit, and Lubuntu 16.04 32bit with Linux 4.4, Uboot-2014.10 for NanoPi M4.
The 4x SATA HAT comes with heatsink, thermal pad, screws, posts, 2 SATA I/F and SATA power cable. A 12V power supply of 2A is needed for one 3.5″ hard drive or four 2.5″ hard drives; more amps is needed for two or more 3.5″ hard drives.
More information is available on the website of FriendlyElec.