Samsung Portable SSD X5 500GB

Version: 500 GB
Total storage capacity
219,-
Limited supply, order now
219,-
Limited supply, order now

Product information

Key specs

Total storage capacity
500 GB
Maximum read speed
2800 MB/s
Maximum write speed
2300 MB/s
Data encryption
Hardware encryption
Compatible with operating system
Windows, macOS

Pros and cons

According to our External SSD expert
  • Pros:
    This external SSD reads and writes up to 5 times faster than regular external SSD drives.
  • Pros:
    The 256-bit AES hardware encryption with password protection protects your drive against data theft.
  • Pros:
    This disc is shock resistant to a fall of 2 meters.
  • Con:
    To use this external SSD you need Mac or PC with Thunderbolt 3 connection.
  • Con:
    You do not connect the drive to your iPhone or iPad to exchange files.
Product Expert External SSDs

 

Note: You can only use this external SSD if your laptop or desktop has a Thunderbolt 3 connection. These can be recognized by a small oval gate with a lightning bolt next to it. This SSD is not suitable for consoles such as Xbox and playstation.  

 

The Samsung Portable SSD X5 500GB is a super fast external SSD for creative professionals, for example. This external SSD drive works on the basis of NVMe, making it up to 5 times faster than a regular external SSD. This way you can save a newly edited film of 10GB in a maximum of 5 seconds. Opening 1 large or more small files is also super fast. This disc is shockproof and waterproof. You therefore take it outside without any problems. Do you want extra protection for your files? Encrypt important files with the Samsung external SSD. This way you are better protected against data theft.


Included by default

Key specs

Total storage capacity
500 GB
Maximum read speed
2800 MB/s
Maximum write speed
2300 MB/s
Data encryption
Hardware encryption
Compatible with operating system
Windows, macOS

Included by default


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Samsung Portable SSD X5 500GB
Samsung Portable SSD X5 500GB
Included accessories
Memory card
Memory card
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Usb hub
Usb hub
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Usb flash drive
Usb flash drive
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Rating

Rating per section

Reliability
Review score 5 out of 5 stars
10
Speed
Review score 5 out of 5 stars
10
Price-quality ratio
Review score 4 out of 5 stars
8

Most helpful reviews

Most helpful reviews

Review score 5 out of 5 stars
5 / 5 stars
9,5/10
"Quite expensive but worth it if you edit video often."

OC | 21 June 2020 | Total storage capacity: 2 TB

  • Pros:
    Very convenient for 4K/6K video editing
  • Pros:
    Plug-&-play setup with supplied Thunderbolt 3 cable

No noticeable delay when editing HD/4K video in Final Cut Pro X.