With the warmer weather coming into season, camera enthusiasts will undoubtedly be gearing up to capture the scenes of spring and summer. The last thing you want is to run out of space on your SD card, forcing you to quickly swap it over to another storage device, possibly on the go. Up until today, there were many choices for your on-the-go storage, now we have a new contender – the ADATA SD700.
The Adata SD700 is an external SSD that is available in yellow and black rubber casing, and in capacities of 256GB, 512GB, and 1TB. ADATA lists the read speeds as up to 440MB/s and write speeds as up to 440MB/s.
From searching on Amazon, we found that pricing to be $109.99 for the 256GB version and $189.99 for the 512GB version. We searched Amazon, but could not find the 1TB for sale. We did find the 1TB available on NCIX for $499.99, which was on backorder at the time of this article.
EXTERNAL SSD COMPONENTS
The Adata SD700 is an external SSD equipped with 3D TLC NAND. ADATA offers that the technology offers higher density, increased reliability, and better power efficiency compared to previous 2D NAND SSDs.
ADATA also states that the SD700 passes IEC IP68 specifications, ensuring dust-tight protection and survivability in up to 1.5m of water for 60 minutes. They state that they have also tested it to military-grade MIL-STD-810G516.6 shockproof requirements.