The WD 500GB My Passport USB-C External Portable Solid State Drive is currently available for $79.99 from Amazon. Up to $130 is regularly available for Best Buy, which is $120 for B&H, now on sale for $90 and now coincides with the all-time low Amazon. With “blazing fast NVMe technology” with speeds up to 1050MB/s, this is a great little SSD to store photos, backups, and just like your daily portable storage device. Additional features include hardware encryption of 256-Bit AES, shock, vibration, and drop resistance, as well as USB-C. Rated 4+ stars from nearly 900 Amazon customers.
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 resistance. Drop-resistant up to 6.5ft (1.98m)
Cross Compatible USB 3.2 Gen-2 and USB-C (USB-A for older systems)
5-year manufacturer’s limited warranty