SanDisk 500GB Extreme Portable USB 3.1 Type-C External SSD

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SanDisk 500GB Extreme Portable USB 3.1 Type-C External SSD
Key Features
  • 500GB Storage Capacity
  • USB 3.1 Type-C Interface
  • Up to 550 MB/s Read Speeds
  • Bus Powered
Designed for saving and editing high-resolution photos and videos, the 500GB Extreme Portable USB 3.1 Type-C External SSD from SanDisk provides users with up to 500GB of storage for their creative content work, as well as a 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 Type-C interface, which is also known as USB 3.1 Gen 2 and delivers read speeds of up to 550 MB/s. Additionally, this SSD is IP-55 rated and features resistance against water, dust, and shock. It can withstand a water flow of up to 30 kPA for 3 minutes, 1500 g of shock, and 5 gRMS of vibration @ 10-2000 Hz. It can also withstand drops of up to 6.5' on a concrete floor and temperature extremes, with operating temperatures ranging from 32 to 113°F and storage temperatures ranging from -4 to 158°F.
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SanDisk Extreme External SSD Overview

Designed for saving and editing high-resolution photos and videos, the 500GB Extreme Portable USB 3.1 Type-C External SSD from SanDisk provides users with up to 500GB of storage for their creative content work, as well as a 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 Type-C interface, which is also known as USB 3.1 Gen 2 and delivers read speeds of up to 550 MB/s. Additionally, this SSD is IP-55 rated and features resistance against water, dust, and shock. It can withstand a water flow of up to 30 kPA for 3 minutes, 1500 g of shock, and 5 gRMS of vibration @ 10-2000 Hz. It can also withstand drops of up to 6.5' on a concrete floor and temperature extremes, with operating temperatures ranging from 32 to 113°F and storage temperatures ranging from -4 to 158°F.

Compact and pocket-sized, SanDisk has preformatted this SSD as exFAT, meaning it is ready for immediate plug-and-play use with both Windows 10, 8.1 and 7, plus macOS High Sierra, Sierra, and El Capitan without the need for any special drivers or reformatting. Thanks to SanDisk SecureAccess 128-bit AES encryption, private files can be password-protected. Included is a USB Type-C to Type-C cable and a USB Type-C to Type-A adapter. Protection is provided by a limited 3-year warranty.

General Features

Up to 550 MB/s Read Speeds

With read speeds of up to 550 MB/s, the SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD lets you offload files quickly.

500GB Capacity

With a high-speed storage capacity of up to 500GB for high‐res photos, videos, and sound files, the SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD is well-suited for all your creative pursuits or general file storage.

Works with Windows, Mac, USB Type-C, and USB Type-A

Preformatted as exFAT, the SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD will work with Windows 10, 8.1, and 7, as well as macOS High Sierra, Sierra, and El Capitan. It is equipped with a USB 3.1 Type-C interface and includes a USB Type-C to Type-C cable and a USB Type-C to Type-A adapter for greater compatibility with current and legacy systems.

Compact, Pocket-Sized Design

The SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD delivers high‐performance and capacity in a drive that's around the size of a smartphone.
UPC: 619659165239

SanDisk Extreme External SSD Specs

Storage Capacity500 GB
Connection Interface1 x USB 3.2 / USB 3.1 Gen 2 (USB Type-C)
Read SpeedMaximum: 550 MB/s
Pre-FormatexFAT
Encryption128-Bit AES
Internal Drive
Internal InterfaceSATA (Unspecified)
TypeSolid-State Drive
Form Factor2.5"
External Enclosure
Power SourceUSB Bus Power
Cooling SystemPassive
Environmental ResistanceShock
IP RatingIP55
Operating Temperature32 to 113°F / 0 to 45°C
Storage Temperature-4 to 158°F / -20 to 70°C
Dimensions (L x W x H)3.8 x 2.0 x 0.3" / 96.5 x 50.8 x 7.6 mm
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.21 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)5.1 x 4.05 x 1.45"
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