The 512GB StoreJet 500 Portable Solid State Drive from Transcend is formatted in HFS+ for use with your Mac and it connects via Thunderbolt or USB. It is also compatible with Windows computers but requires reformatting. The StoreJet 500 is equipped with a Thunderbolt port for transferring data to your computer with a rate up to 10 Gb/s. In addition, it is also built with a USB 3.0 port that provides 10 times the bandwidth of USB 2.0.
The SSD offers a read speed up to 440 MB/s that provides rapid access to your HD videos. Compared to a hard drive, the SSD features no moving parts, which allows it to run coolly and silently. Additionally, it can withstand five times greater shock than hard drives, giving your data comprehensive protection.
The StoreJet 500 supports Time Machine, which allows you to back up and synchronise data on your Mac computer. Transcend also offers a free download of Transcend Elite data software that makes it easy to keep important files organised, protected, and up-to-date. Furthermore, the StoreJet 500 powers itself from your computer via Thunderbolt or USB. Included with the StoreJet 500 are Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 cables and a travel pouch.
Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 Interfaces
With advanced Thunderbolt technology, the SJM500 portable SSD offers transfer rates of up to 10 Gb/s. In addition to the Thunderbolt interface, the SJM500 is also equipped with a SuperSpeed USB 3.0 port with UASP support, providing 10 times the bandwidth of USB 2.0.
The SJM500 SSD is natively formatted in HFS+ for your Mac and fully supports Time Machine. The SJM500 can withstand 5 times greater shock than hard drives, giving your data comprehensive protection. Moreover, its high-quality metallic design complements your Mac with a sleek and elegant look.
Transcend Elite Software
Transcend Elite includes user-friendly applications that help you manage your data and increase productivity. With Elite, your Transcend storage device can keep important files organised, protected, and up-to-date.
|Storage Capacity||512 GB|
|Connection Interface||1 x Thunderbolt (Mini DisplayPort)|
1 x USB 3.0 (USB Micro-B)
|Maximum Read Speed||440 MB/s|
|Internal Interface||SATA (Unspecified)|
|Bus Power||Thunderbolt, USB|
|DC Input Power||5 VDC|
|Operating Temperature||5 to 55°C|
|Dimensions (L x W x H)||12.2 x 7.6 x 1.3 cm|
- Transcend 512GB StoreJet 500 Portable Solid State Drive for Mac
- RM Product #:
- 512 GB
- Form Factor:
- Drive Speed/Type:
- USB 3.0
- Power Method:
- Thunderbolt Powered
- Power Method:
- USB Bus Powered