Take advantage of rugged storage with the G-DRIVE ArmorLock SSD USB 3.2 Gen 2 External SSD from SanDisk. Featuring a 1TB, 2TB and 4TB capacity, this SSD utilizes a USB-C 3.2 Gen 2 interface for read and write speeds of up to 1000 MB/s. Keep data safe thanks to 256-bit AES-XTS Encryption and NIST P-256 elliptic curve-based key management. In addition to IP67 dust and water resistance, this drive also boasts drop resistant up to 9.8' and crush resistance up to 1000 pounds. Bus powered, the G-DRIVE ArmorLock comes with a USB-C to USB-C and USB-C to USB-A cables and is compatible with Windows 10 and later, macOS 10.15 and later, Android 11 and later, and iOS 15 and later.
Remembering passwords, entering codes, and downloading software slows you down. With ArmorLock technology, your phone is your key. SanDisk leverages your phone's biometric authentication so you can simply and quickly access your content with the tap of a button.
Easily control who gets access to your drive for seamless and secure collaboration. Sending the G-DRIVE ArmorLock SSD to a user at a different location? Before you ship, securely authorize their access to the drive using your favorite email or messaging service.
Quickly gain access to confidential files on your G-DRIVE ArmorLock SSD by pre-authorzing your phone or computer. With the Auto Unlock feature you can conveniently unlock your drive automatically when connected to an authorized phone or computer.
With the ArmorLock app, you can quickly format your drive to one of the compatible file systems. When your content is no longer needed, use the secure erase feature to confidently erase the drive with the tap of a button. Worried you left your G-DRIVE ArmorLock SSD behind? The app will show you where you last used it on a map.
The G-DRIVE ArmorLock SSD comes completely locked out of the box, shutting out access until the drive is unlocked with the app. Ejecting the drive automatically locks it, rendering all content inaccessible. The G-DRIVE ArmorLock SSD is built with 256-bit AES-XTS hardware encryption and NIST P-256 elliptic curve-based key management for powerful data protection without compromising on speed.
The G-DRIVE ArmorLock SSD is built with a heat dispersing, cool aluminum core that is designed to pull heat away from the internal drive. This helps to minimize throttling so you get sustained, pro-grade transfer speeds, with reads and writes of up to 1000 MB/s throughout your transfer.
The ultra-rugged G-DRIVE ArmorLock SSD gives you reliable, pro-grade durability you can depend on. Hand it off and trust it's safe with drop protection of up to 9.8', a 1000 pound crush resistance, and IP67 dust and water resistance.
oubling the speed of its predecessor, USB 3.2 Gen 2 features a maximum throughput of 10 Gb/s when used with compatible devices and is synonymous with USB 3.1 Gen 2.
|USB-C 3.1/3.2 Gen 2
|1TB, 2TB, 4TB SSD
|Maximum: 1000 MB/s
|Maximum: 1000 MB/s
|Reliability / Data Integrity
|256-Bit XTS-AES (Hardware-Based)
|Crush, Drop, Dust, Water
|Advertised as Dust Resistant/Water Resistant *Manufacturer Testing: IP67
|USB Bus Power
|41.0 to 95.0°F / 5.0 to 35.0°C
|5.28 x 3.23 x 0.75" / 134.11 x 82.04 x 19.05 mm
|0.44 lb / 0.2 kg
Limited 5-Year Manufacturer Warranty