The WD 1TB My Passport SSD Portable External SSD is currently available on Amazon for $109.99. It was originally $200, but it was sold for $150 for the majority of last year before falling to the $130 range more recently. Today’s offer is $7 less than our previous mention for a new all-time low on Amazon and significantly less than the $130 it is currently listed at via Best Buy. This model offers support for USB 3.2 Gen-2 devices with USB-C connectivity in addition to providing speeds that compete with all of the most popular options in the market at up to 1050MB/s (can work with USB-A machines as well). The My Passport SSD includes 256-bit AES hardware encryption in addition to shock, vibration, and drop protection up to 6.5 feet.
Blazing fast NVMe technology with speeds of up to 1050MB/s and write speeds of up to 1000MB/s. Based on reading speed unless otherwise stated. As used for transfer rate, 1 MB/s = one million bytes per second. Based on internal testing. performance may vary depending upon the host device, usage conditions, drive capacity, and other factors.
Password-enabled 256-bit AES hardware encryption.
Shock and vibration resistant. Drop-resistant up to 6.5ft (1.98m).
Cross Compatible USB 3.2 Gen-2 and USB-C (USB-A for older systems).