Amazon offers the SanDisk 500GB Extreme Portable External USB-C Solid State Drive for $89.99 shipped. Normally selling for $106 at retailers like Best Buy, today’s offer is $9 less than our previous mention from Black Friday 2018 and is a new Amazon all-time low. SanDisk’s portable SSD sports up to 550 MBps transfer speeds thanks to the built-in USB-C connectivity. Its lightweight design makes it ideal for photographers or anyone who needs speedy on-the-go storage. Over 290 customers have left a 4.8/5 star rating. For a more in-depth look, be sure to check out our hands-on coverage.
Update 3/12 @ 3:45 PM: Amazon offers the PNY 128GB Duo Link OTG USB-C Flash Drive for $30.99 shipped. Also at B&H for the same price. That’s good for an over 23% discount from the going rate and is a new Amazon all-time low. Rated 3.9/5 stars.
Those who many not need 500GB of portable storage can instead save a little bit more by opting for the 256GB equivalent. You’ll still bring home the portable USB-C form-factor, but at $17 less than today’s deal.
SanDisk 500GB Extreme Portable USB-C SSD features:
- 500GB Storage Capacity
- USB 3.1 Type-C Interface
- Up to 550 MB/s Read Speeds
- Bus Powered
- 128-Bit AES Encryption
- Rugged Protection
- Water, Dust, and Shock Resistant
- Formatted as exFAT for Windows & Mac
- Includes USB Type-C to Type-C Cable
- Includes USB Type-C to Type-A Adapter
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