The solid state drives (SSD) design allow truly portable storage devices. The Samsung SSD Portable T3 are very small and compact, so it really fit in the palm of your hand. They feature similar to a card surface, but are thicker. They are not only small, but also do not weigh almost nothing. Specifically, only 51 grams for a capacity of 2 terabytes (TB). And the South Korean company also markets them in other capacities: 1 TB, 500 GB and 250 GB. They are based on chips and have no moving parts, as with hard drives. Therefore, ideal for carrying in a handbag, purse or backpack. They are protected by a robust housing made of metal, which resists shock when traveling.
They are specially designed for storing and quickly transferring large files with multimedia content, such as videos and movies on ultra high definition (4K). All using an external, tiny and discreet device. Today’s consumers require transferring files between multiple devices, which are no longer limited to computers but also tablets and smartphones, among others. Hence these new external SSD bring advanced interface (USB 3.1), which offers faster read and sequential write 450 megabits per second maximum. Yes, the USB 3.1 port is backwards compatible with USB 2.0, although in that case, the transfer rate is greatly reduced.
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The T3 Portable SSD is based on Samsung Vertical NAND technologies (V-NAND) and Samsung SSD TurboWrite, which was developed by the company itself. The Samsung SSD Portable T3 support units (portable and desktop) computers from many different systems. They can also run on Android mobile devices. However, in some cases it may be necessary to connect an adapter warning from the company. Besides, it is possible to view videos and photos on the big screen of the modern TV.
The user can protect access to files by setting a password; it requires PCs with Windows 7 or later, Mac OS 10.7 or higher, or Android KitKat on. There is the possibility of increasing the security of data stored on the drive. It is a system of optional hardware encryption using AES 256-bit type, complete with an application for mobile devices with Android to manage and access content. Optional encryption system that does not affect performance. Moreover, each measuring 74 by 58 and 10.5 millimeters. The manufacturer gives a warranty of three years. The first units of Samsung SSD T3 Portable will be released in the market during the month of February, beginning with the United States, Korea, China and some European countries.
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