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X5 2TB

NVME Thunderbolt™ 3 Portable SSD for Business
Drive at lightning speed with Samsung's fastest ever portable SSDs featuring a Thunderbolt™ 3 ports and an NVMe interface.
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At a Glance
Elevate your storage tasks to ultimate heights on PCs and Macs with Samsung's fastest-ever portable SSD. Designed with Thunderbolt™ 3 ports,¹ the X5 is the perfect portable data storage solution for tech-savvy professionals who want to render or compile high resolution contents without missing a beat. Its thermal management and password protection offer both reliability and security.
  • Lightning fast read/write speeds of 2,800/2,300 MB/s help to meet demanding business needs
  • Thunderbolt™ 3 delivers 40Gb/s for blazing fast data transfer
  • Dynamic Thermal Guard technology helps to maintain optimal performance and temperature
  • Optional password protection via AES 256-bit encryption²
At a Glance
Elevate your storage tasks to ultimate heights on PCs and Macs with Samsung's fastest-ever portable SSD. Designed with Thunderbolt™ 3 ports,¹ the X5 is the perfect portable data storage solution for tech-savvy professionals who want to render or compile high resolution contents without missing a beat. Its thermal management and password protection offer both reliability and security.
  • Lightning fast read/write speeds of 2,800/2,300 MB/s help to meet demanding business needs
  • Thunderbolt™ 3 delivers 40Gb/s for blazing fast data transfer
  • Dynamic Thermal Guard technology helps to maintain optimal performance and temperature
  • Optional password protection via AES 256-bit encryption²

Features

Thunderbolt 3 and NVMe SSD

The Power of Thunderbolt™ 3 and NVMe

The X5 is here to quench your thirst for advanced technology. Thunderbolt 3 delivers up to 40 Gbps. Equipped with the astonishing speed of an NVMe interface, the X5 assists with handling heavier data at blazing speeds to meet business demands.

SSD Data Transfer Speed

Never Slow Down Again

Spend more time being creative in your work. The X5’s read/write speeds of 2,800/2,300 MB/s³ are 5.2x/4.5x faster than a portable SSD with SATA interface and 25.5x/20.9x faster than an external HDD.⁴ Transfer a 20GB 4K UHD video from your PC to the X5 in as little as 12 seconds.⁴

Thermal Management Technology

Built to be Cool and Durable

Never worry about heat. The X5’s DTG (Dynamic Thermal Guard) technology helps maintain optimal performance and temperature, and a heat sink keeps surface temperature below 45°C (113°F).⁵ Its body has no moving parts and is reinforced with magnesium alloy that can even withstand a 6 ft. drop.⁶

Thunderbolt 3 and NVMe SSD

The Power of Thunderbolt™ 3 and NVMe

The X5 is here to quench your thirst for advanced technology. Thunderbolt 3 delivers up to 40 Gbps. Equipped with the astonishing speed of an NVMe interface, the X5 assists with handling heavier data at blazing speeds to meet business demands.

SSD Data Transfer Speed

Never Slow Down Again

Spend more time being creative in your work. The X5’s read/write speeds of 2,800/2,300 MB/s³ are 5.2x/4.5x faster than a portable SSD with SATA interface and 25.5x/20.9x faster than an external HDD.⁴ Transfer a 20GB 4K UHD video from your PC to the X5 in as little as 12 seconds.⁴

Thermal Management Technology

Built to be Cool and Durable

Never worry about heat. The X5’s DTG (Dynamic Thermal Guard) technology helps maintain optimal performance and temperature, and a heat sink keeps surface temperature below 45°C (113°F).⁵ Its body has no moving parts and is reinforced with magnesium alloy that can even withstand a 6 ft. drop.⁶

Revolutionary SSD Design

Outshine Them All

You’re special, so is the X5. Inspired by a supercar, its dynamic and streamlined shape screams speed and a glossy top boasts premium quality. The practical ridged bottom prevents slips when held. Enjoy maximized portability and optimized design equipped with state-of-the-art technology.

SSD Security

Protect Your Data

Secure your private information and intellectual property. The optional password protection based on AES 256-bit Encryption⁷ securely protects your data. For added peace of mind, a 3-year warranty⁸ is provided.

Revolutionary SSD Design

Outshine Them All

You’re special, so is the X5. Inspired by a supercar, its dynamic and streamlined shape screams speed and a glossy top boasts premium quality. The practical ridged bottom prevents slips when held. Enjoy maximized portability and optimized design equipped with state-of-the-art technology.

SSD Security

Protect Your Data

Secure your private information and intellectual property. The optional password protection based on AES 256-bit Encryption⁷ securely protects your data. For added peace of mind, a 3-year warranty⁸ is provided.

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Specifications

  • Thunderbolt™ 3
  • Up to 2,800 MB/sec
    Sequential Read Speed
  • Up to 2,300 MB/sec
    Sequential Write Speed
  • Shock
  • AES 256-bit hardware encryption
    AES Encryption
  • Limited 3-year (For the full warranty statement, please visit www.samsung.com/portable-ssd and www.samsung.com/support)
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1Only compatible with Macs and Windows PCs with Thunderbolt™ 3 ports, Mac OS X Sierra, High Sierra (10.12 or higher) Windows 10 64bit RS 2 or higher. Not compatible with PCs with only USB interface.
2Samsung Portable SSD Software. Compatible with T5 and X5. However, software updates for X5 are only supported on Windows PCs.
3Performance may vary depending on host configuration. To reach maximum read/write speeds of 2,800/2,100 MB/s, the host device and connection cables must support Thunderbolt™ 3. Test system configuration: Dell Alienware System(Dee i7 Alienware 17 R5), OS - Win 10 x64, CPU - Intel® Core™ i7 8570H(@4.1GHz), Memory - DDR4 , 16 GB 2667 MHz, BM Tool - CDM 5.1.2
4Based on the internal comparison test with a Samsung external HDD 1TB (HX-MK20P12) and a Samsung Portable SSD 1TB (T5). Performance of the PC Internal storage should be equal to or greater than X5. Test system configuration: Motherboard-Asus Strix Z270E Gaming, Intel® Core i5-7600 @3.5 GHz, DDR4 1066MHz 4GB, OS-Window 10x64
5Based on data evaluated at room temperature. It may vary depending on the ambient temperature.
6The internal free fall shock test was conducted under controlled conditions.
7Samsung Portable SSD Software. Compatible with T5 and X5. However, software updates for X5 are only supported on Windows PCs.
8Samsung Electronics shall not be liable for any material loss due to user loss of password access, including but not limited to loss of data or other information contained on Samsung Electronics product or loss of profit or revenue which may be incurred by user. For more information on the warranty, please visit www.samsung.com/portable-ssd.