Delivers as much as 3.8 instances the switch speeds of exterior HDD, and protects knowledge from drops of as much as two meters

Samsung Electronics, a world chief in superior semiconductor know-how, at the moment unveiled the T5 EVO, a light-weight moveable Strong-State Drive (SSD) that gives as much as 8 terabytes (TB) of capability, which is the most important capability measurement at the moment provided by moveable SSDs accessible in the marketplace. Together with its capability, the T5 EVO delivers ultra-fast speeds in a compact, sturdy design as a cutting-edge, versatile SSD resolution.


“For customers who’re on the lookout for substitutes for conventional onerous disk drives (HDDs), the T5 EVO — providing the largest-available capability together with pace and sturdiness in a compact design that matches within the palm of your hand — is an progressive, new exterior storage choice,” stated Hangu Sohn, Vice President of the Reminiscence Model Product Biz Group at Samsung Electronics. “The T5 EVO is constructed to meet the wants of a variety of customers with numerous life. Its capability of as much as 8TB, quick speeds, compact design and knowledge safety from exterior shocks are well-suited for customers who need to retailer and entry knowledge anyplace, anytime.”


Based mostly on USB 3.2 Gen 1, the T5 EVO transfers knowledge as much as 3.8 instances sooner than exterior HDDs and delivers most efficiency via sequential learn and write speeds of as much as 460 megabytes per second (MB/s), making it simpler to switch giant recordsdata.



Enhanced Portability and Ergonomic Design

The design idea of T5 EVO is “Compact and Gentle Ergonomic.” The moveable SSD is engineered to offer a brand new expertise with an ergonomic design that deviates from the dimensions of a enterprise card for the primary time whereas nonetheless sustaining compact and light-weight options. It measures 95mm in width, 40mm in size and 17mm in thickness, that means customers can have an 8TB moveable storage system that’s sufficiently small to carry in a single hand. This mixture of compact measurement and enormous reminiscence supplies customers with sooner speeds, equal capability and a smaller, lighter physique — when in comparison with an exterior HDD. At 102 grams, the rigorously designed weight of the product creates a way of belief in its sturdiness as properly.


The T5 EVO additionally has a black physique and a titan grey ring, giving it a premium and smooth feeling with comparable colours, and blends in naturally when positioned with different host units which might be grey in shade. The T5 EVO may be simply mounted to any bag or piece of baggage due to its steel ring design. Moreover, its steel physique and rubberized floor present further safety in opposition to exterior shocks — together with from drops of as much as two meters.



Retailer Thousands and thousands of Images and Songs With Pace and Ease

Even with its handy design, the T5 EVO doesn’t compromise capability. With storage capabilities of as much as 8TB of knowledge, the T5 EVO can accommodate giant recordsdata, high-resolution movies, photographs and video games, making it appropriate for work and play. An 8TB T5 EVO can retailer greater than 2 million 3.5-megabyte (MB) photographs, 1.8 million 4MB music recordsdata, or 3,500 2-gigabyte (GB) movies.



Prioritizes Security By Thermal Guard Safety

The brand new Moveable SSD prioritizes security via thermal guard know-how and safety with {hardware} knowledge encryption. Samsung’s Dynamic Thermal Guard know-how safeguards in opposition to overheating and maintains optimum working temperatures, in compliance with worldwide security normal IEC 62368-1. Furthermore, the moveable SSD helps Superior Encryption Commonplace (AES) 256-bit {hardware} knowledge encryption, giving customers assurance and confidence when storing knowledge.



In depth Compatibility for a Extensive Vary of Customers

The T5 EVO is suitable with a variety of working methods and host units, equivalent to macOS®, Home windows®, smartphones/tablets, and gaming consoles. The T5 EVO additionally options Samsung Magician software program, which supplies a complete set of drive administration options, together with real-time drive well being verify, real authentication verify characteristic, efficiency benchmark and firmware updates.


The T5 EVO — accessible in 2TB, 4TB and 8TB sizes — comes with a USB Sort-C-to-C cable and features a three-year restricted guarantee. The producer’s urged retail costs (MSRP) are $189.99 for the 2TB, $349.99 for the 4TB and $649.99 for the 8TB. The T5 EVO is out there worldwide beginning at the moment. For extra data, go to




Samsung Moveable SSD T5 EVO Product Specs
Interface USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5Gbps)


Capacities1 2TB 4TB 8TB
Dimensions2 40 x 95 x 17mm
Weight2 102 grams
Efficiency Sequential Learn3 As much as 460 MB/sec
Sequential Write3 As much as 460 MB/sec
Sturdiness Drop Resistant4 As much as 2m
Safety Encryption AES 256-bit {hardware} encryption
Software program5 Samsung Magician Software program
Compatibility Working System6 Home windows®, macOS®, Android™
Machine6 PCs, Laptops, Tablets, Smartphones
Reliability Temperature7 Working 0°C to 60°C
Non-Working -40°C to 85°C
Humidity 5% to 95% non-condensing
Shock Non-Working 1,500G, period: 0.5ms, 3 axis
Vibration Non-Working 20~2,000Hz, 20G
Certifications CE, BSMI, KC, VCCI, RCM, FCC, IC, UL, TUV, CB, EAC, UKCA, BIS
RoHS Compliance RoHS 2
Guarantee8 Three (3) 12 months Restricted Guarantee



1 1GB=1,000,000,000 bytes, 1TB=1,000,000,000,000 bytes. Decrease capability could also be demonstrated by your laptop due to make use of of a distinct measurement normal.
2 The precise product weight and measurement could fluctuate relying on the product’s capability and measurement technique.
3 Max knowledge switch pace is measured based mostly on Samsung’s inside testing requirements with the enclosed cable. Efficiency could fluctuate relying on host configuration, cable and consumer system atmosphere.
4 Based mostly on an inside free fall shock take a look at performed below managed situations. Drop resistance could fluctuate relying on the precise environmental situations. Injury attributable to drop will not be lined below guarantee.
* Take a look at situation: Machine was dropped free-fall to a steel plate from 2-meter top.
** No guarantee is supplied for any bodily injury to the product together with bending or deformation of the ring.
5 Samsung Magician software program is out there in Home windows®, macOS® and Android™. It requires Home windows® 7 and better, macOS® Excessive Sierra (10.13.6) and better, or Android™ 5.1 (Lollipop) and better. Older variations of the Home windows®, macOS®, and Android™ working methods is probably not supported.
6 Compatibility with host units could fluctuate. Some working methods could require T5 EVO reformatting. T5 EVO is backward suitable with USB 3.1, USB 3.0 and USB 2.0
7 Tc is measured on the hottest level on the case. Enough airflow is really helpful to be operated correctly on heavier workload inside system working temperature.
8 For extra data on the guarantee, please go to