The Samsung T1 Portable SSD may be smaller than a credit card, but this drive packs a powerful punch, all for $99.99 shipped, today only, originally priced at $149.99. Weighing in at just 1 ounce, it’s about as heavy as the included 5-inch USB cable, but on the inside, you’ll find 3D-vertical NAND flash memory, which are memory cells stacked in up to 32 layers, greatly increasing the density and storage space for less cost. It also supports Samsung’s Turbo Write (450 MB/s) technology, in which during write operations, data is first written to this zone at high speeds, then, during idle periods, moved from the buffer to the primary storage region, resulting in much faster performance from the user’s perspective. Product page. Continue reading for a full video review and more information.
Because it utilizes solid state technology, the sturdy T1 has no moving parts, making it more resistant to shock and vibration. It also features Dynamic Thermal Guard which protects data in high temperatures and allows you to take your data safely with you wherever you go. More information.