Samsung has just announced the new portable SSD T5 EVO, which is the first of its kind with a massive 8 TB capacity. This portable drive also comes with protection from external shocks, making it a durable and reliable option for users.
The T5 EVO is built on USB 3.2 Gen 1 and offers speedy reading and writing speeds of up to 460 MB/s. Despite its large capacity, the drive is compact, measuring 95 mm wide, 40 mm long, and 17 mm thick, and weighing just 102 grams.
In terms of design, the T5 EVO comes in a sleek black color with a titan gray ring that can act as a handle or eyelet for a strap. The body of the drive is also designed to provide extra protection from drops of up to two meters. Additionally, Samsung has incorporated Dynamic Thermal Guard technology to prevent overheating, and the portable SSD supports AES data encryption for enhanced security.
For those interested in purchasing the T5 EVO, it is available globally at different price points. The 2 TB option costs $190, the 4 TB version is priced at $350, and the world-first 8 TB variant is available for $650.
With its high capacity, durability, and fast speeds, the Samsung SSD T5 EVO is sure to be a popular choice for individuals and professionals looking for a reliable portable storage solution.
For more information on the new portable SSD T5 EVO, visit the official Samsung news release.