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building an external m.2 SSD need help with compatibility

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  1. raymondvanwyk

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    Hi, I want to build a external m.2 device but i'm not sure if they are compatible, can someone confirm if they will work please.


    WDS500G2B0B
    TS-CM80S

    Also my laptop has USB 3.1 Gen 2 and thunderbolt 3, Was wondering if i should get a thunderbolt 3 USB Type-C to Type-C cable or will the USB 3.1 Gen 1 be fine since that's the output of the case, I'm going to use the external for gaming
     
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    (y) No problem.
     
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