Samsung 500GB T5 Portable Solid-State Drive (Blue)

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Samsung 500GB T5 Portable Solid-State Drive (Blue)
Key Features
  • 500GB Storage Capacity
  • USB 3.1 Type-C and Type-A Connections
  • Up to 540 MB/s Data Transfer Rate
  • USB Type-C & USB Type-A Cables Included
The blue Samsung T5 Portable Solid-State Drive provides 500GB of storage capacity for notebooks, desktops, and mobile devices sporting a typical USB interface or a reversible USB Type-C port. The T5 portable SSD utilizes a Samsung MGX controller and 3-bit 3D V-NAND MLC flash technology to deliver fast read speeds of up to 540 MB/s and write speeds up to 515 MB/s. To keep up with this level of performance, USB 3.1 technology is on board and supports transfer speeds of up to 10 Gb/s. For keeping your data safe, the T5 is armed with an AES 256-bit hardware encryption engine, which helps prevent unauthorized access. Aside from protections, Samsung includes one USB Type-A to USB Type-C cable and one USB Type-C to USB Type-C cable, so you can use the T5 portable drive with your current and future gear.
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Samsung T5 External SSD Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Fast Transfer Speeds
  • 3Design
  • 4Compact and Light
  • 5Shock Protection
  • 6Security
  • 7Management
  • 8Connectivity

The blue Samsung T5 Portable Solid-State Drive provides 500GB of storage capacity for notebooks, desktops, and mobile devices sporting a typical USB interface or a reversible USB Type-C port. The T5 portable SSD utilizes a Samsung MGX controller and 3-bit 3D V-NAND MLC flash technology to deliver fast read speeds of up to 540 MB/s and write speeds up to 515 MB/s. To keep up with this level of performance, USB 3.1 technology is on board and supports transfer speeds of up to 10 Gb/s. For keeping your data safe, the T5 is armed with an AES 256-bit hardware encryption engine, which helps prevent unauthorized access. Aside from protections, Samsung includes one USB Type-A to USB Type-C cable and one USB Type-C to USB Type-C cable, so you can use the T5 portable drive with your current and future gear.

Fast Transfer Speeds

With Samsung V-NAND flash memory and USB 3.1 technology, the T5 provides transfer speeds of up to 540 MB/s, which is up to 4.9 times faster than external HDDs. Transfers and backups of large-sized data including 4K videos and high-resolution photos will be quicker and faster.

Design

The T5's top-to-bottom metal design and rounded unibody framework allow it to fit comfortably in the palm of your hand. This T5 comes in an aluminum blue finish.

Compact and Light

The T5 weighs 1.8 ounces (51g) with a thickness of 0.4" (10.2mm).

Shock Protection

The T5 has no moving parts and a sturdy metal body, so it can handle drops of up to 6.6' (2m).

Security

The optional password protection with AES 256-bit hardware encryption keeps your personal and private data secure.

Management

Manage your data easily with an intuitive software program for Windows and Macs systems to set up a password and download the latest firmware updates. A mobile app for Android smartphones and tablets is also available via download.

Connectivity

The included USB Type-C to Type-C cable and USB Type-C to Type-A cable provide seamless connectivity without the hassle of purchasing additional adapters.

Samsung T5 External SSD Specs

Storage Capacity500 GB
Connection Interface1 x USB 3.2 / USB 3.1 Gen 2 (USB Type-A)
1 x USB 3.2 / USB 3.1 Gen 2 (USB Type-C)
Maximum Read Speed540 MB/s
Maximum Write Speed515 MB/s
Encryption256-Bit AES
Internal Drive
TypeSolid-State Drive
Flash Memory TypeMulti-Level Cell (MLC)
External Enclosure
Security FeaturesPassword Protection
Power SourceUSB Bus Power
Environmental ResistanceShock
Dimensions (L x W x H)3.0 x 2.3 x 0.4" / 76.2 x 58.4 x 10.2 mm
Weight1.8 oz / 51.03 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.4 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)6.65 x 4.35 x 1.45"
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