Samsung 500GB X5 Portable SSD

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Samsung 500GB X5 Portable SSD
Key Features
  • 500GB NVMe SSD
  • 1 x Thunderbolt 3 Port
  • Up to 2800 MB/s Sequential Read
  • Up to 2100 MB/s Sequential Write
The 500GB X5 Portable SSD from Samsung is built with a 500GB NVMe SSD and a Thunderbolt 3 interface. Thanks to the combination of both technologies, this portable drive can deliver read and write speeds of up to 2800 MB/s and 2100 respectively. In addition to fast speeds, SSDs are built without any moving parts, making them more durable than their hard drive counterparts. For additional protection, it's built with magnesium alloy to survive drops from up to 6' high, as well as Dynamic Thermal Guard technology and a heatsink to keep things cool and prevent throttling. Physical security aside, the X5 also supports password protection via AES 256-bit encryption to keep your data safe. Please note that software updates for the X5 are only supported on Windows PCs.
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Samsung X5 External SSD Overview

The 500GB X5 Portable SSD from Samsung is built with a 500GB NVMe SSD and a Thunderbolt 3 interface. Thanks to the combination of both technologies, this portable drive can deliver read and write speeds of up to 2800 MB/s and 2100 respectively. In addition to fast speeds, SSDs are built without any moving parts, making them more durable than their hard drive counterparts. For additional protection, it's built with magnesium alloy to survive drops from up to 6' high, as well as Dynamic Thermal Guard technology and a heatsink to keep things cool and prevent throttling. Physical security aside, the X5 also supports password protection via AES 256-bit encryption to keep your data safe. Please note that software updates for the X5 are only supported on Windows PCs.

Samsung X5 External SSD Specs

Read Speed
Sequential: 2800 MB/s
Write Speed
Sequential: 2100 MB/s
Encryption
256-Bit AES
External Enclosure
Power Source
Thunderbolt Bus Power
Environmental Resistance
No
Weight
0.5 lb / 0.23 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight
0.825 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
7.1 x 4.25 x 2.2"

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