On today's Videoguys News Day 2sDay, Gary goes over portable storage solutions. There are loads of options and things can get confusing. Gary goes over many of the new products and clarifies many things for those looking for the right drive to work from.
MOBILE STORAGE SOLUTIONS
These are small and portable with the average throughput of 130 MB/s
Rugged Storage Solutions
Rugged Storage feature drop protection, weather protection, and can compensate for extreme weather conditions.
SSD Storage Solutions
These have an average throughput of 540MB/s. Therefore they are faster, like the G-DRIVE evRAW SSD, G-DRIVE Mobile SSD, G-DRIVE Mobile Pro SSD, LaCie Rigged Thunderbolt USBc, LaCie Portable SSD, Blackbox Plus, Atom SSD, and Atom Pro NVMe SSD.
Protecting important data is key today. LaCie offers the Rugged Secure. While SecrueData has the BT & KP Hardware Encrypted Drives
Desktop Storage Solutions
These are physically larger but less expensive. Usually they require a data connection cable and a separate power cable. Therefore these are fantastic for archival and long term storage.