Your life’s an adventure. To capture and keep its best moments, you need fast, high-capacity storage that accelerates every move. 1050MB/s read and 1000MB/s write speeds let you store your content and creations on a fast drive that fits seamlessly into your active lifestyle. Up to two-meter drop protection (3), with IP55 water and dust resistance (3), a Carabiner loop for securing the drive. From the brand trusted by professional photographers, the SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD provides fast solid state performance in a tough, reliable storage solution. | 1GB = 1,000,000,000 bytes, 1TB = 1,000,000,000,000 bytes. Actual user capacity less. | Up to 1050MB/s read speed, up to 1000MB/s write speed. Engineered with proprietary technology to reach speeds beyond UHS-I 104MB/s, requires compatible devices capable of reaching such speed. Based on internal testing; performance may be lower depending on host device, interface, usage conditions and other factors. 1MB=1,000,000 bytes. | (1) See official SanDisk website. | (2)Password protection uses 256-bit AES encryption and is supported by Windows 8, Windows 10 and macOS v10.9+ (Software download required for Mac, see official SanDisk website.) | (3)Based on internal testing. IPEC 60529 IP 55: Tested to withstand water flow (30 kPa) at 3 min.; limited dust contact does not interfere with the operation. Must be clean and dry before use.

Technical Specifications

Hard Drive‎500 GB Portable SSD
Series‎SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD
Item model number‎SDSSDE61-500G-G25
Hardware Platform‎Mac
Item Weight‎1.76 ounces
Product Dimensions‎0.38 x 2.07 x 3.97 inches
Item Dimensions LxWxH‎0.38 x 2.07 x 3.97 inches
Processor Count‎4
Flash Memory Size‎500
Hard Drive Interface‎USB 3.2
Manufacturer‎Western Digital Technologies, Inc.
Country of Origin‎China
Is Discontinued By Manufacturer‎No
Date First Available‎September 30, 2020
Customer Reviews4.7 out of 5 stars 18,057 ratings 4.7 out of 5 stars
Best Sellers Rank#17 in External Solid State Drives
Digital Storage Capacity500 GB
Compatible DevicesType-C Tablet, Laptop, Desktop, Type-C Smartphone
Hard Disk InterfaceUSB 3.2
SeriesSanDisk Extreme Portable SSD
Specific Uses For ProductMultimedia, Personal, Business
Connectivity TechnologyUSB
Special FeaturePortable
Hard Disk Size500 GB
Form FactorPortable