Lexar SL100
Lexar SL100 can run at speeds up to 950 MB/s read and 900 MB/s write. Image courtesy Lexar.

Today, Lexar has announced its Lexar Professional SL100 Pro Portable SSD. This SSD is said to be the world’s fastest 1TB SSD with USB 3.1 Type-C Port.

“We are proud to announce the Lexar Professional SL100 Pro Portable SSD, which is sleek, compact, and provides superior SSD-level performance at a competitive price. With professional photographers and videographers in mind, we created an SSD solution so they could travel at ease knowing their content is secure when compared with traditional hard drives,” said Joel Boquiren, Director of Global Marketing.

Power

Lexar claims the SSD is bursting with power. The SL100 Pro can offer speeds up to 950 MB/s read and 900 MB/s write. That is 2x faster than the previous SL100. Additionally, the SSD features a USB Type-C port that should speed up storing and sharing content with USB 3.1 speeds.

Lexar Professional SL100 Pro Portable SSD
Lexar Professional SL100 Pro Portable SSD. Image courtesy Lexar.

Durable and portable build

Built small and slim with aluminum, Lexar’s Professional SL 100 Pro Portable 1TB SSD should be both durable and easy to carry around in your pocket. It’s both drop-, shock-, and vibration-resistant too.

  • Speeds up to 950 MB/s read and 900 MB/s write
  • Capacity storage offered in three versions: 250 GB, 500 GB and 1 TB
  • Premium brushed aluminum finish
  • Resists harsh temperatures and vibrations
  • Comes with Datavault software as a means of file security
  • USB Type-C (USB-C) port

Pricing and availability

The Lexar Professional SL100 Pro Portable SSD will be out this month for $99 for the 250 GB version. As for the 500 GB and 1 TB, they will cost $149 and $279.

Image courtesy Lexar

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