Lexar presents the new SL660 portable external SSD for gaming, which – as its sleek design housing with brightly colored LEDs reveals – is designed for the gaming scene. Gaming hardware typically comes in an eye-catching, currently angular, and often martial design, while the technology inside promises maximum performance. Because of its high performance, some gaming hardware (PCs, storage devices, monitors) is also well suited for power users among the creative types – especially for video makers – as long as they are not bothered by the “special” design of gaming hardware.
The new SSD portable drive from Lexar offers power users such as gamers but also creatives (video makers) with performance-hungry applications the latest “USB 3.2 Gen2x2” technology, and rapid NVMe performance with reading speeds of up to 2000 MB/s and 1900 MB/s when writing data. Therefore, an external SSD drive is perfectly suited to increase the performance of consoles and premium gaming PCs or to guarantee creative people a rapid workflow.
The Lexar SL660 Blaze Gaming Portable SSD is equipped with high-quality aluminum housing and has a sandblasted surface for additional protection against bumps and vibrations. Thanks to its design, the external SSD hard drive looks good next to any console or gaming PC. It comes with a detachable stand and heavy-duty bag for added style and convenience.
In terms of performance, the external SSD for gaming comes with integrated RGB LEDs that add a touch of color to the game. They create an atmospheric atmosphere. It has advanced security software with 256-bit AES encryption to protect important files from damage, loss, and deletion. Easily create a password-protected safe that automatically encrypts data. And to be on the safe side, files deleted from the safe are securely deleted and cannot be recovered.
It is equipped with a USB Type-C connector. The scope of delivery includes a “USB-C to USB-C” cable and a “USB-C to USB-A” cable for connection to computers with a classic USB port to make use as easy as possible.
Lexar SL660 price and availability
The Lexar SL660 Blaze Gaming Portable SSD is finally available to pre-order via the Bhphotovideo.com website at $129.99 for the 512 GB model and $199.99 for the 1 TB version.
Recently, Kioxia has unveiled the Exceria Plus series of best SSD external storage. The Kioxia SSD series is represented by models with a volume of 500 GB, as well as 1 and 2 TB, and pricing starts from £109.91.