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SAMSUNG Portable SSD USB 3.1 Gen.2 1TB External SSD - Single Unit Version MU-PA1T0B/AM

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The world in your pocket - Get your entertainment, coursework, or games anywhere, on any device. Feel the freedom of huge storage and speedy transfers to smartphones, game consoles and more. The latest T5 easily slides in your pocket or purse, with multiple color options that complement your sense of style.

Fast transfer speeds

  • With Samsung V-NAND flash memory and a USB 3.1 Gen 2 interface, the T5 provides transfer speeds of up to 540 MB/s*, that’s up to 4.9x faster than external HDDs**. Transfers and backups of large-sized data including 4K videos and high-resolution photos will be much quicker and faster.
  • * Performance may vary depending on host configuration. To reach maximum transfer speeds of 540 MB/s, the host device and connection cables must support USB 3.1 Gen 2 and the UASP mode must be enabled
  • ** Based on internal test results compared to a Samsung external HDD 500GB. Test system configuration: Asus® Strix Z270E Gaming motherboard, Intel® Core™ i5-7600 @3.5 GHz, DDR4 1066 MHz 4 GB, OS-Windows® 10 x64, Performance measurements based on CrystalDiskMark 5.2.1

Compact and light

  • Smaller than the average business card, weighing just 1.80oz, and only 0.41" thick. The compact, light and slim T5 is the perfect portable storage.

Solid inside and out

  • Do more. Worry less. The T5 has no moving parts and a sturdy metal body, so it can handle drops of up to 2 meters*. The optional password protection with AES 256-bit hardware encryption keeps your personal and private data more secure*. It’s all confidently backed by a 3-year limited warranty**.
  • * The internal free fall shock test was conducted under controlled conditions.
  • ** For more information on the warranty, please visit www.samsung.com/support

Connect with ease

  • Connect the T5 to an extensive range of devices from PCs, Macs, smartphones and other devices.* The included USB Type-C™ to C cable and USB Type-C to A cable give you seamless connectivity without the hassle of purchasing additional adapters.**
  • * Compatibility with host devices may vary. Some operating systems may require T5 reformatting. Please find the compatible devices list on www.samsung.com/support.
  • ** T5 is compatible with USB 3.0 and USB 2.0.

Ready anytime, anywhere

  • Take everything, all your work and entertainment, with you. The Portable SSD T5 gives you simple and efficient access to your massive data so you can complete tasks quickly and on the move. Take along your documents, large-sized photos or videos, and get things done wherever you go.

Warning:

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Specifications

Internal/External
Internal
Brand
Samsung
Hard Drive Capacity
1024 GB
Interface Type
USB 3.1 Gen 2
Form
Portable
Model
MU-PA1T0B/AM
Color
Black
Assembled Product Dimensions (L x W x H)
0.41 x 2.91 x 2.26 Inches

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Customer Reviews

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Top mentions

Most helpful positive review
7 customers found this helpful
My First SSD
I love this unit. I recently decided to put all my music on one drive. This drive is fast. It took me just under an hour to transfer 12700+ songs from two drives into the Samsung. The speed is impressive even though I don't have the latest generation USB, just a 3.0. I already had a soft cushion case for it which I bought somewhere in my travels and the hard drive fits like a glove.
Most helpful negative review
Portable SSD 2TB is not connecting with Mac
Initially the device was connected with Mac and copied 200GB of files. When I was trying to use Portable SSD software to connect with SSD drive it was not recognizing. Suddenly the Samsung SSD 2T drive stopped working and now I'm not able to retrive files from the drive. When I connect the devie to Mac it's showing 44MB and the drive format is also corrupted.
Most helpful positive review
7 customers found this helpful
My First SSD
I love this unit. I recently decided to put all my music on one drive. This drive is fast. It took me just under an hour to transfer 12700+ songs from two drives into the Samsung. The speed is impressive even though I don't have the latest generation USB, just a 3.0. I already had a soft cushion case for it which I bought somewhere in my travels and the hard drive fits like a glove.
Most helpful negative review
Portable SSD 2TB is not connecting with Mac
Initially the device was connected with Mac and copied 200GB of files. When I was trying to use Portable SSD software to connect with SSD drive it was not recognizing. Suddenly the Samsung SSD 2T drive stopped working and now I'm not able to retrive files from the drive. When I connect the devie to Mac it's showing 44MB and the drive format is also corrupted.

My First SSD

I love this unit. I recently decided to put all my music on one drive. This drive is fast. It took me just under an hour to transfer 12700+ songs from two drives into the Samsung. The speed is impressive even though I don't have the latest generation USB, just a 3.0. I already had a soft cushion case for it which I bought somewhere in my travels and the hard drive fits like a glove.

Solid & reliable

I bought this to do a complete backup of my late 2016 MacBook Pro before buying my current 16” MacBook Pro. It worked well for that backup. Now I'm using it in addition to my Synology NAS to do full Time Machine backups. My reasoning is only that then in case of a mandatory disaster evacuation, I have a means of quickly grabbing a very portable backup to go. It is working very well in this tandem Time Machine setup.

I love it!

I bought this a few months ago because I need a high-performance SSD that was nice and compact. As someone that spends a lot of time editing photos and video, I'm very please with how fast it transfers data and the small size of it. I highly recommend it!

I have 4 now!

I was like uh these are pricey. Then someone bought me one. Now I'm addicted. They are so portable and amazing!! Not sure if I could go back to the old bulky ones.

Fast and Compact

This is external driver is way better than I could imagine. It is very light and fast. I got the 1TB one to save me some space on my surface laptop and I am very happy with that. My old driver was exteremely slow and this one is beyond faster.

Insanely Fast. Works with everything I have

I have partioned out the drive so some partions work with my mac for TimeMachine and the other works as a normal drive for mac and PC for transferring files.

AND THE SPEED!!!

I transferred 44.45GB of movies onto my computer in 1 minute and 20 seconds! And it wrote them onto the drive in 1 minute and 38 seconds.

dblrnbw: Thanks for purchasing Samsung's Portable T5 SSD. I am glad to hear the performance speeds of your new drive are meeting your needs. The portable design allows you to access large amounts of data on the move, anytime, anywhere. With no moving parts and a sturdy, shock resistant body, it can handle drops of up to 2 meters. Should you ever have questions or need assistance, please contact us 9AM - 12AM EST (Mon-Fri) / 9AM - 9PM EST (Sat) via any of the below options: 1) Toll-free calling at 1-800-SAMSUNG (ask for Memory) 2) Email at: samsungmemorysupport@sea.samsung.com 3) Direct LiveChat 9am-9pm EST (Mon-Fri) at: https://www.livehelpnow.net/lhn/lcv.aspx?d=34834&ms=&zzwindow=0&lhnid=29783 The Samsung Memory and Storage Community is also a great resource for getting help from Samsung moderators and customers: https://us.community.samsung.com/t5/Memory-Storage/bd-p/memoryandstorage Samsung is committed to providing the best possible product experience, quality, and value, and we are always here to help with any of your questions or concerns. Thanks for choosing Samsung. ~ Samsung Memory

Awesome Portable Storage for my large Construction drawings

Large blueprints have always been a pain in my industry - not anymore! With 2TB of storage, I am not even worried this will run out of space and it's durable too - which is what I need. Now, if they can come up with a build-in external keychain loop so I can hook it to my briefcase and not lose it it would be PERFECT!!

Excellent little drive

I purchased this in order to store my RAW photos and it has worked flawlessly. It is very fast, event without the latest USB ports, and I really like the encryption capability. I can not recommend this drive more. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Portable SSD 2TB is not connecting with Mac

Initially the device was connected with Mac and copied 200GB of files. When I was trying to use Portable SSD software to connect with SSD drive it was not recognizing. Suddenly the Samsung SSD 2T drive stopped working and now I'm not able to retrive files from the drive. When I connect the devie to Mac it's showing 44MB and the drive format is also corrupted.

SK01: Thank you for purchasing the Samsung T5 Portable SSD. I am very sorry to hear that you are experiencing issues with your portable drive. I understand your disappointment. Please give us the opportunity to assist you with step-by-step troubleshooting or warranty service. You can contact Samsung Memory Support directly via any of the following options. 1) Call: 1-800-SAMSUNG (ask for Memory) Available 9AM - 12AM EST (Mon-Fri) 2) Email: samsungmemorysupport@sea.samsung.com 3) LiveChat: https://www.livehelpnow.net/lhn/lcv.aspx?d=34834&ms=&zzwindow=0&lhnid=29783 Available 12PM-6PM EST (Mon-Fri) The Samsung Members Community is also a great resource for getting help from Samsung moderators and customers: https://us.community.samsung.com/t5/Get-Help/ct-p/get-help To optimize your product experience, we encourage you to register your new Samsung SSD at: https://www.samsung.com/us/support/register/ Registering your product gives you access to easy warranty support, convenient opt-in to special promos & offers, faster troubleshooting & service, and quick notification of system updates. Samsung stands behind the quality and performance of every T5 SSD we manufacture with a limited 3-year manufacturer’s warranty when purchased brand-new, directly from an authorized dealer, like Amazon.com.

Don't Buy if you have a Mac!!!

Surprisingly not stated on the description of the product, it is not compatible with the latest version of macOS (macOS Catalina).

Steven R: I am very sorry to see that you have encountered issues with running macOS Catalina with your T5 Portable SSD. Please know that this was a side effect of the recent macOS Catalina 10.15 update. Samsung has released Portable SSD Software Ver. 1.6.6 to resolve this. Please go to the below link to download the update for Mac: https://www.samsung.com/semiconductor/minisite/ssd/download/tools/ If you need further assistance, please reach out to us at Samsung Memory Support: 1) Call: 1-800-SAMSUNG (ask for Memory) Available 9AM - 12AM EST (Mon-Fri) 2) Email: samsungmemorysupport@sea.samsung.com 3) LiveChat: https://www.livehelpnow.net/lhn/lcv.aspx?d=34834&ms=&zzwindow=0&lhnid=29783 -- Available 12PM-6PM EST (Mon-Fri) The Samsung Memory and Storage Community is also a great resource for getting help from Samsung moderators and customers: https://us.community.samsung.com Samsung stands behind the quality and performance of every product we manufacture, and we back this model with a 3-year manufacturer's limited warranty, if purchased brand-new directly from Amazon.com or any other authorized seller. ~ Samsung Memory

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