But tremendous speed comes at a price, so your wallet is better prepared to handle the hit.
It's not just NVMe technology that lets you transfer files at higher speeds than before. The X5 is also a Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) storage device that will help with these massive data transfers. The drive works with any PC or Mac that has a Thunderbolt 3 port – or you need to buy adapters.
We expect up to 2,800 MB / s and up to 2,300 MB / s read and write speeds That would allow you to transfer a 20 GB 4K video file in just 12 seconds
According to Samsung, this is 5.2x and 4.5x faster than read and write speeds of SATA Samsung SSDs and up to 25.5x / 20.9x faster than external hard drive. Again, the X5 offers a decent speed.
Other features include a full metal housing with a glossy surface and non-slip floor mat, shock-resistant inner frame, sturdy metal housing, Dynamic Thermal Guard technology and a heat sink
 The X5 operates Samsung's Portable SSD Software, which includes AES 256-bit hardware data encryption and optional password protection
The drive is offered in three capacities, including 500GB, 1TB and 2TB, priced at 399, $ 99, $ 699.99, or $ 1,399.99, respectively. However, you have to wait until September 3rd to get one. As far as the warranty is concerned, we see a three-year limited warranty for the X5.