SanDisk Professional 500GB G-DRIVE SSD USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C Portable SSD

BH #SAGDSSD500GB • MFR #SDPS11A-500G-GBANB
SanDisk Professional 500GB G-DRIVE SSD USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C Portable SSD
Key Features
  • 500GB Storage Capacity
  • USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C Interface
  • Up to 1050 MB/s Read Speeds
  • Bus Powered
Enhance your workflow while fast and secure data storage by carrying the 500GB G-DRIVE SSD USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C Portable SSD from SanDisk Professional with you while traveling. This compact yet rugged portable 500GB NVMe solid-state drive connects to your USB 3.2 Gen 2 compatible device using the included cables to transfer 4K videos, RAW photos, and other large files at up to 1050 MB/s. You can even run applications directly from the drive to save space on your local drive. With no moving parts, the G-DRIVE SSD is both vibration and shock resistant. Additionally, it features an IP67 rating for resistance against dust, water, drops, and crushing. This SSD is pre-formatted for macOS systems and may be reformatted for Windows 10 or later. Your data is secured with 256-bit AES password encryption.
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SanDisk Professional G-Drive SSD External SSD Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Fast Performance
  • 3USB Type-C Connectivity
  • 4Built Tough
  • 5Accident Protection
  • 6Professional-Grade Performance
  • 7Data Security
  • 8Included Cables

Enhance your workflow while fast and secure data storage by carrying the 500GB G-DRIVE SSD USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C Portable SSD from SanDisk Professional with you while traveling. This compact yet rugged portable 500GB NVMe solid-state drive connects to your USB 3.2 Gen 2 compatible device using the included cables to transfer 4K videos, RAW photos, and other large files at up to 1050 MB/s. You can even run applications directly from the drive to save space on your local drive. With no moving parts, the G-DRIVE SSD is both vibration and shock resistant. Additionally, it features an IP67 rating for resistance against dust, water, drops, and crushing. This SSD is pre-formatted for macOS systems and may be reformatted for Windows 10 or later. Your data is secured with 256-bit AES password encryption.

Fast Performance
The G-DRIVE SSD is designed to transfer up to 1050 MB/s with USB 3.2 Gen 2 compatible devices.
USB Type-C Connectivity
The bus-powered G-DRIVE SSD connects to Mac and Windows laptops through its reversible USB Type-C port, which supports up to 10 Gb/s speeds. It is also backward compatible with USB 3.0 and 2.0 devices.
Built Tough
The G-DRIVE SSD delivers exceptional durability with IP67 rated dust and water resistance. It is also designed to withstand a 9.8' drop and up to 2000 lb of crushing weight.
Accident Protection
With no moving parts, this NVMe SSD offers exceptional shock and vibration resistance, so you don't have to worry about accidental drops and bumps while carrying the compact drive in your pocket or bag.
Professional-Grade Performance
The G-DRIVE SSD features an aluminum core to help quickly dissipate heat while maintaining high-speed data transfers.
Data Security
Use the downloadable software to password-protect your data with 256-bit AES-XTS hardware encryption.
Included Cables
For convenience, a USB Type-C cable is included alongside a USB Type-C to Type-A cable.
UPC: 718037887395

SanDisk Professional G-Drive SSD External SSD Specs

Storage Capacity500 GB
Connection1 x USB Type-C (USB 3.1/3.2 Gen 2)
Read SpeedMaximum: 1050 MB/s
Write SpeedMaximum: 1000 MB/s
Pre-FormatMac OS Extended (Journaled)
Encryption256-Bit AES (Hardware-Based)
Data Reliability FeaturesNone
Internal Drive
TypeSolid-State Drive
BufferNone
External Enclosure
Security FeaturesPassword Protection
Power SourceUSB Bus Power
MaterialAluminum
Cooling SystemPassive
Environmental ResistanceCrush, Drop, Shock, Water
IP RatingIP67
Operating Temperature37 to 67°F / 5 to 35°C
Dimensions (L x W x H)3.7 x 2.0 x 0.6" / 95.0 x 50.0 x 15.0 mm
Weight0.2 lb / 90 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.455 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)5.8 x 4 x 1.4"

SanDisk Professional G-Drive SSD External SSD Reviews

Sleek!

By shadow
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-06-19

[This review was collected as part of a promotion.] First off, I love the design of this external G-drive ssd. The design looks very sleek and it is functional for heat dissipation it seems. Seems rugged for sure because it definitely feels well built. It is a perfect size that can be carried anywhere in your pocket. IP67 water/dust resistant and up to 3M1 drop, 2000lb crush resistant which is pretty crazy. Super fast transfer speeds up to 1GB/s read and write. 5 year warranty is pretty sweet. Overall, an amazing product by SanDisk. Love it!

Super sexy little ditty

By Mama G
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-06-08

[This review was collected as part of a promotion.] This has got to be the cutest little drive I have ever seen. It fits in the palm of my hand! It's so sleek & lightweight. It took literally 2 minutes to get it up & running on my Mac. Drag & drop is super simple. Love this little thing. I think I found my new favorite piece of hardware!!

Rugged and Fast!

By Tommy566
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-06-07

[This review was collected as part of a promotion.] This is my first solid state external hard drive, and wow is this thing fast! I'm coming from a 1TB HDD (spinning disk) and it's night and day difference. Not only is this SSD lightyears faster than my old HDD, but you can't hear a disk spinning and it's much more durable because nothing is spinning or moving inside. The case on this G-Drive feels super rugged and I know it will take a beating travelling around in my backpack. The 1TB storage is perfect for my photography hobby, and I love that it has an option for encrypting my files with a password for security purposes. Lastly, it comes with a solid 5-year warranty for peace of mind. Overall, I am very happy that I upgraded to this SSD by SanDisk. I highly recommend this model for anyone looking for a fast and rugged solid state external hard drive.

Swift Storage

By Pmunk22
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-06-07

[This review was collected as part of a promotion.] I picked this bad boy up to back up my work computer and was pleasantly surprised by how long it didn't take. I have already dropped it about a handful of times, but you could never tell. I highly recommend this product.

Perfect!

By Meme123
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-06-06

[This review was collected as part of a promotion.] I love this! This holds 1TB!! Amazing!! So glad I have this! I am able to store so many pictures and data on here, it’s handy and convenient for me and not so small that I will lose it! Great storage device and well worth getting!

It's fast... really fast

By giovannimyles
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-06-03

[This review was collected as part of a promotion.] SanDisk always has quality products. This drive is no exception. It has ample storage at 1TB and the speeds are great for file storage, media streaming, or media writing. The disk enclosure is really nice as well. It feels sturdy and not cheap. I might snag myself another.

Truly Rugged and Super fast

By itsharishn
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-06-10

[This review was collected as part of a promotion.] Built: Very Elegant and rugged design and built. Feels very tough in hand and feels its drop resistant and crush resistant Looks: Very modern design which is small and fits anywhere in your backpack Performance: So far have used it in various scenarios - direct with Mac and PC, as a NAS drive thru Modem and as a cloud drive for my media server - never felt slowness or latency in transfers or my media file rendering, can be encrypted, read / write speeds are 1050MB/s, 1000MB/s

Fast, easy access to all of your files

By ignac100
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-06-09

[This review was collected as part of a promotion.] You can't always count on cloud/internet file storage, so this 1TB drive has you covered. This portable drive is super fast at reading and writing via the USB C connection. It's also easy to set up on Mac and Windows. Even if you don't need to use it frequently, it makes a great encrypted backup for all of your important files and data. And it's small enough to slip into your pocket. Great product.

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