Samsung Electronics advances external storage innovation

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., has unveiled its first NVMeâ„¢1-based portable solid state drive (SSD) — the Samsung Portable SSD X5 — achieving new levels of performance and reliability for external storage solutions, the company said.

Based on the cutting-edge Thunderboltâ„¢ 32 technology, the new X5 features exceptional speeds in a compact and durable form factor, making it an ideal portable storage for content creators and IT professionals on the go.

Whether editing 4K videos, creating real-time 3D rendering images or compiling high-resolution photos, consumers want fast and convenient ways to store and transfer their data. Leveraging synergies between NVMe and Thunderbolt 3 technologies, Samsung´s X5 delivers maximized performance levels for professionals working with heavy multimedia files.

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