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SanDisk Professional (G-Technology) 500GB G-DRIVE PRO SSD Thunderbolt 3 External SSD

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Product code: SDPS51F-500G-GBANB

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The 500GB G-DRIVE PRO SSD Thunderbolt 3 External SSD from SanDisk Professional is a rugged, durable drive with turbocharged speeds for real-time, pro-grade editing.

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 Key Features

  • 500GB Storage Capacity
  • Thunderbolt 3 Interface
  • Up to 2800 MB/s Data Transfer Speed
  • Bus Powered
  • Shock-Resistant Design
  • 1000 Pound Crush Rating
  • Can Withstand Drops from 9.8'
  • Aluminum Core for Cooling
  • Preformatted for macOS 10.13 and Later
  • Windows 10 Compatible via Reformatting


With high-speed data transfer rates of up to 2800 MB/s, the 500GB G-DRIVE PRO SSD Thunderbolt 3 External SSD from SanDisk Professional is a rugged, durable drive with turbocharged speeds for real-time, pro-grade editing. Its 40 Gb/s Thunderbolt 3 port enables you to edit multi-stream 8K footage and full frame rates, quickly render VR projects and experience them at full resolution, and more. Its shock-resistant design, which can ensure drops of up to 9.8' and has a crush rating of 1000 pounds, makes your workstation more mobile, while a cool aluminum core helps prevent overheating and maintain consistent, high-level performance.

SanDisk Professional's G-DRIVE PRO SSD is powered using the Thunderbolt 3 bus, meaning that no external power adapters are required for use. It's preformatted for macOS 10.13 and later, but may be used with Windows 10 after a simple reformat. Included is a 40 Gb/s Thunderbolt 3 cable and protection is provided by a limited 5-year warranty.


General Features


Sustained Transfer Rates

Transfer rates of up to 2800 MB/s deliver fast speeds via 40 Gb/s Thunderbolt 3 connectivity so you can natively edit footage in real time.


Rugged Portability

The 40 Gb/s Thunderbolt 3 port provides a powerful, versatile connection that allows you to plug in to a compatible computer and extend your storage without the need for external power.


Sustained Speeds with a Cool, Aluminum Core

A protective aluminum core helps prevent overheating to maintain a high level of sustained performance, while a custom enclosure insulates the drive to help minimize heat transfer to the exterior of the device when in use.


In the Box

  • SanDisk Professional 500GB G-DRIVE PRO SSD Thunderbolt 3 External SSD
  • 40 Gb/s Thunderbolt 3 Cable


Storage Capacity 500 GB
Connection 1 x Thunderbolt 3 (USB Type-C)
Read Speed Maximum: 2800 MB/s
Write Speed Not Specified by Manufacturer
Internal Drive
Internal Interface PCIe
Type Solid-State Drive
Form Factor M.2
External Enclosure
Power Source Thunderbolt Bus Power
Cooling System Passive
Environmental Resistance Crush, Drop, Shock
Dimensions (L x W x H) 4.4 x 3.1 x 0.7" / 11.2 x 8.0 x 1.7 cm 
Weight 0.44 lb / 0.2 kg

Additional Information

Colour Black
Capacity 500GB
Number of Bays/Drives No
Type SSD (Faster)
Model Identifier No
Connection Thunderbolt 3 (40Gb/s), USB-C
Form Factor No
Manufacturer SanDisk
Manufacturer P/N SDPS51F-500G-GBANB
UPC 718037888606
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