Rocket XTRM-Q External SSD

External Aluminum Dual-Drive TB3 SSD
  • Solid aluminum construction for durability and maximum heat dissipation.
  • Dual-drive external drive with two independent SSDs, for a total of 16TB of storage.
  • Drives can be used independently or in software RAID.
  • Speeds of up to 1,400 MB/s per drive, or 2,800 MB/s in RAID-0.
  • Certified Intel Thunderbolt 3 device.
  • Requires the included power adapter.

Product Features

Thunderbolt Certified

Sabrent is one of the only manufacturers and brands who are fully certified by Intel to use Thunderbolt 3 technology in their products; don't settle for anything less than the original

Never Slow Down

Up to 1,400 MB/s per drive or 2,800 MB/s for a RAID-0 array

Heat Dissipation

Solid aluminum construction for durability and maximum heat dissipation, with an integrated temperature and health monitoring system

Incredibly High Capacity

Contains two 8TB SSDs that can be used independently or together in an array

Ultra-high Capacity, Performance, and Versatility

The Sabrent Rocket XTRM-Q 16TB External Aluminum SSD takes high-powered external storage solutions to the next level!

Premium, Purpose Built Design
Solid aluminum construction for durability and maximum heat dissipation. Integrated temperature and health monitoring system. Tool-free magnetic fasteners for easy installation. Power adapter is required and included.

High Density
This is a dual-drive external contains two 8TB M.2 NVMe SSDs for a total of 16TB of storage space. The drives may be used independently or combined into an array with software.

Tech Specs








Up to 2,800/2,800 MB/s Seq. Read/Write in RAID 0 
Up to 1,400/1,400 MB/s Seq. Read/Write single drive access

System Requirements

Windows / Mac


4.5 in.

2.56 in.

0.68 in.

8.3 oz.

Package Content

  • Rocket XTRM-Q Thunderbolt 3 external drive
  • Thunderbolt cable
  • Power adapter
  • User manual



1-year warranty without registration

Register your product to extend your warranty coverage to 3 years


Why Register Your Sabrent Product?

Registration of your Sabrent product enables us to offer you the best service through important recall notifications and proof of ownership. Registering within 90 days of your purchase makes sure you don’t forget this important step, and it allows us to extend your warranty. A 1-year warranty will be extended to a 2-, 3-, or 5-year warranty depending on the product type.

What type of SSDs are inside?

Internally this includes two of our Rocket Q NVMe SSDs.

Is this bus-powered?

No, it requires the included power adapter.

Will this work in a USB Type-C port?

No, this only works in a Thunderbolt port.