Lexar Ares RGB DDR5-7200 Memory and Play 2230 Gen4 M.2 SSD Now Available

Lexar recently released its new Ares RGB DDR5 memory in 7200MT/s speed for desktop applications and the Lexar Play 2230 PCIe 4.0 M.2 SSD for mobile devices. The Ares RGB DDR5 7200 features on-die ECC, built-in PMIC, and RGB lighting and is designed for the latest Intel XMP 3.0 and AMD EXPO platforms. Meanwhile, the Play 2230 Gen4 M.2 SSD is designed for handheld game consoles, like the Aus ROG Ally and Steam Deck, and other mobile devices or laptops that support an M.2 2230 form factor. The Ares RGB DDR5-7200 and Play 2230 Gen4 M.2 SSD are now available. Check out below for more details, including their pricing and availability.

Lexar Play 2230 SSD and Ares RGB DDR5-7200

Lexar ARES RGB DDR5 7200 Desktop Memory and PLAY 2230 PCIe 4.0 SSD Deliver Blazing Performance

Lexar introduces two new products to enhance gaming experiences – the ARES RGB DDR5 7200 Desktop Memory and the PLAY 2230 PCIe 4.0 SSD. The Lexar ARES RGB DDR5 7200 desktop memory ensures superior performance for gamers and PC enthusiasts with next-gen DDR5. Featuring a premium aluminum heat spreader, it maintains system coolness for ultra-fast performance, stability, and reliability. Gamers can personalize lighting effects using Lexar RGB Sync, adjusting color, intensity, and speed.

Designed for handheld gaming consoles and compact M.2 laptops, the Lexar PLAY 2230 PCIe 4.0 SSD offers exceptional performance in a small form factor. Boasting read speeds up to 5200MB/s and write speeds of 4700MB/s, it handles demanding games and accelerates file transfers. SLC dynamic cache ensures fast load times and minimizes wait periods, while low power consumption extends battery life for uninterrupted gaming sessions.

Joey Lopez, Director of Marketing:
“We’re excited to offer two new options to our gaming customers to help them create the ultimate gaming rig or level up their Steam Deck or ROG Ally,”. “Whether they’re looking for cutting-edge DDR5 performance or a way to add capacity to hold more of their favorite games, Lexar has a solution to meet the need.”

Pricing and Availability

The Lexar ARES RGB DDR5 7200 Desktop Memory is compatible with most motherboards, supporting the latest Intel XMP 3.0 and AMD EXPO. It is available in a 32GB kit (2 x 16GB) at an MSRP of $139.99. The Lexar PLAY 2230 PCIe 4.0 SSD is compatible with Steam Deck, ASUS ROG Ally, and M.2 2230-compatible laptops, offered in a 1TB capacity at an MSRP of $109.99.

Where to buy: (#ad)
Lexar ARES RGB 32GB DDR5-7200 is available on Amazon here.
Lexar Play 2230 Gen4 NVMe M.2 SSD is available on Amazon here.

ARES RGB DDR5 7200 Desktop Memory

  • Next-gen DDR5 performance
  • Lexar RGB Sync lights up the game
  • On-die ECC (Error Correction Code) increases stability and reliability
  • Built-in Power Management IC (PMIC) enhances power efficiency
  • A premium aluminum heat spreader delivers optimal heat dissipation
  • Designed for the latest Intel® XMP 3.0 and AMD EXPO™

PLAY 2230 PCIe 4.0 SSD

  • Ultra-compact – perfect for Steam Deck™, ASUS™ ROG Ally, and M.2 2230 compatible laptops
  • PCIe Gen 4×4 interface delivers up to 5200MB/s read, 4700MB/s write1, and IOPS up to 800K
  • Play more games on the go with 1TB capacity
  • SLC dynamic cache accelerates game loading and download speeds
  • Low power consumption ensures extended battery life
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