The 256GB USB 3.0 External Portable SSD from Lexar will allow you to store and work with a variety of files including RAW images, high-res photos, and HD, 3D, and 4K video, as well as music, documents, and more. This SSD features USB 3.0 connectivity at speeds up to 5 Gb/s and is also compatible with USB 2.0 at speeds up to 480 Mb/s. While this SSD may be connected to your system via USB, it is also compatible with Lexar's Professional Workflow HR1, a four bay reader hub that connects to your system using USB 3.0. This SSD is also compatible with Lexar's Professional Workflow HR2, a four bay reader hub that connects to your system using Thunderbolt 2 and USB 3.0.
With solid-state drive technology, you benefit from load and access times for your files and programs that are faster than a traditional spinning hard disk drive. Enhanced data read speeds of up to 450 MB/s and data write speeds of up to 245 MB/s allow you to access data stored within the drive quickly and efficiently. An integrated LED capacity meter allows users to monitor the amount of available space and bus power allows the SSD to be powered using its USB connection, with no external power sources required.