Samsung has introduced the Samsung Portable SSD T5, its new portable solid-state disk drive that packs up to 2TB of storage in the size of a credit card.
Photographers, video, content creators and other professionals of similar profiles n etesian have portable storage solutions to carry a large volume of files. To meet this demand, the Korean technology firm introduced in mid-2015 the first product of this family, the Samsung Portable SSD T1 with up to 1TB capacity, which a year later happened the Portable SSD T3, with a space of up to 2 TB and improved capabilities over the first generation.
Now, Samsung presents us the evolution of its portable SSD with the new T5. The model does not exceed the capacity of its predecessor but has improvements in speed and performance. It is built with the latest V-NAND technology, enabling you to deliver industry-leading file transfer speeds with a maximum of 540 MB / s, up to 4.9 times faster than conventional external hard drives.
The size of the Samsung Portable SSD T5 is the most compact. With dimensions of 74×5.3×10.5 mm has dimensions similar to those of a credit card, which together with its light weight (only weighs 51 gr) make it can be transported with total comfort even in the pocket.
The SSD can be used with PCs, Macs, tablets, mobile phones and other devices. To facilitate the connection includes two cables: one USB-C to USB-C, and another USB-C to USB-A.
The software with which it is equipped is based on AES 256-bit hardware data encryption, facilitates security configuration and receives the latest firmware and software updates. An Android tablet and mobile app is also available.
The new Samsung Portable SSD T5 is available with capacities of 250 and 500 GB in blue, and 1 and 2 TB in black, with prices in the United States ranging from 129.99 to 799.99 dollars.