Western Digital (WD) has released 2 new SanDisk portable SSDs, the SanDisk Extreme, and SanDisk Extreme Pro. Both are purpose-built to keep up with the increasing demand for both big storage and high transfer speed with nearly 2 times the speed offered over previous generations.
The SSDs is perfect for content creation, capturing and moving big files such as 4K and 8K as it offers up to 1050MB/s read and 1000MB/s write for the Extreme and 2000MB/s read and write for the Extreme PRO that meets the modern requirements set by professionals such as photographers, video editors, and enthusiast bloggers.
Not only it is a speedy one, the higher tier Extreme PRO features a forged aluminum chassis for assisting heat dissipation and a durable silicone design to withstand random bumps during traveling with both models being IP55 water and dust resistance certified. Additionally, the protection feature is powered by 256-bit AES hardware encryption for a respectable security level.
The SanDisk Extreme is already available right now on the Sandisk Shopee Store with the Extreme PRO coming in at the end of October available in the same e-store and local retailers. Their prices and product page with full information are as below:
- SanDisk Extreme: RM589 @ 500GB, RM999 @ 1TB, RM1999 @ 2TB
- SanDisk Extreme Pro: RM1499 @ 1TB, RM2599 @ 2TB