Samsung T5 1 TB USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10 Gbps, Type-C) External Solid State Drive (Portable SSD) Deep Black (MU-PA1T0B)
- Fast transfer speeds
- Metal minimalism
- Compact and light. Interface: compatible with USB 3.1 Gen2 (10Gbps), backwards compatible
- RoHS Compliance
From the manufacturer
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 laptops, smartphones, game consoles and more. The latest T5 easily slides in your pocket or purse, with multiple colour options that complement your sense of style.
Fast transfer speeds
Rapidly transfer and backup 4K videos, movies, graphic-intensive games and other massive files. The T5 boasts greater speed and stronger security than cloud storage. With Samsung V-NAND flash memory and a USB 3.1 Gen 2 interface, transfer data at up to 540 MB/s,¹ 4.9x faster than external HDDs.²
The top to bottom metal design and rounded unibody fits comfortably in the palm of your hand. The T5 comes in four distinct aluminum finishes.³
The T5 comes embedded with new intuitive software for PCs and Macs⁴ to easily set the password and get the latest firmware updates. You can also download the mobile app for Android smartphones and tablets.⁵
Compact and light
Smaller than the average business card, weighing just 51 grams, and only 10.5 mm thick. The compact, light and slim T5 is the perfect portable storage.
Solid and secure
Complete peace of mind. With no moving parts and a sturdy metal body, the T5 can handle drops of up to 2 metres.⁶ Optional password protection keeps all your personal and private data extra secure.
Any device, anywhere
Easily compatible with your devices. The T5 easily plugs into your PC, Mac, smartphone or gaming console,⁷ for lightning-fast access to memories, entertainment and more. USB Type-C to C and USB Type-C to A cables⁸ are included for effortless convenience, especially when you’re on the move.
¹ 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.
² 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 4GB, OS-Windows 10 x64, Performance measurements based on CrystalDiskMark 5.2.1.
³ Colour options vary by storage capacity. 250GB model available in alluring blue. 500GB model available in alluring blue, rose gold, and metallic red. 1TB model available in deep black, rose gold, and metallic red. 2TB model available in deep black. 1GB=1,000,000,000 bytes, 1TB=1,000,000,000,000 bytes. Lower capacity may be demonstrated by your computer due to use of a different measurement standard.
⁴ Software requires Windows 7, Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks), Android 4.4 (KitKat), or higher. Older versions of the Windows, Mac and Android operating systems may not be supported.
⁵ Firmware update requires PC or Mac connection. Android app available on Google Play.
⁶ The internal free fall shock test was conducted under controlled conditions.
⁷ Compatibility with host devices may vary. Some operating systems may require T5 reformatting. Please find the compatible device listing on samsung.com/support.
⁸ T5 is compatible with USB 3.0 and USB 2.0.