• Silicon Power made a 480GB waterproof portable SSD

    3 days ago - By The Verge

    Accident-prone desk workers can soon breathe a small sigh of relief, because Silicon Power has announced its first portable SSD: a new puck-shaped hard drive that's IP68 dust and water resistant. The Bolt B80 drive comes in three storage variants , is made of machined aluminum, and is about the size of a makeup compact.
    The B80 uses USB 3.1 via a Type-C connector, and comes with a USB-C to USB-A cable, according to AnandTech , and should be compatible with everything back to USB 2.0. File transfer speeds are a moderate 500 MB/s and 450 MB/s for reading and writing, respectively, which is...
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