SanDisk Extreme 510 Portable SSD

All terrain, water-resistant, high-speed performancex3

High-performance, all-terrain, water-resistant portable SSD3

Designed with photographers, videographers, and creative professionals in mind, the SanDisk Extreme 510 Portable SSD combines the performance of a portable SSD with all-terrain durability and water resistance.3 Perfect for your next trek, outdoor adventure or on-location shoot, this truly portable SSD clips securely to your bag or is small enough to conveniently fit in your pocket. With capacity of up to 480GB* and read speeds of up to 430MB/s6, your transfer times are dramatically reduced compared to those of typical hard disk drives, even when moving high-res files.1 The tough, water-resistant SanDisk Extreme 510 Portable SSD includes 128-bit encryption for password-protection2, making it a must-have for your most important files.

All-terrain Durability

With a rugged, rubber bumper and IP55 protection for water and dust resistance3, the SanDisk Extreme 510 Portable SSD stands up to typical trek hazards such as rain, splashes, spills, and dusty trails3 while also cushioning against falls of up to 5.9 feet (1.8 meters)1.

Improved Workflow

With read speeds of up to 430MB/s6and write speeds of up to 400MB/s6, copy, backup and transfer times are greatly reduced compared to those of typical hard disk drives, even when moving your highest-res files.

Designed for the on-the-go Pro

This portable SSD features a convenient metal clip that lets you fasten it to your bag and a rugged design that makes it trail-ready.

Portable Capacity

With capacity of up to 480G5, you’ll be prepared to carry your highest quality content from multiple shoots, whether in the studio or in the field.

Protect Your Privacy

SanDisk SecureAccess software uses 128-bit AES encryption2 to keep your private files private.

Simply Runs from the USB Port

The SanDisk Extreme 510 Portable SSD requires only a small amount of power through the USB 3.0 port—no need to carry additional power cords.

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SanDisk Extreme® 510
portable SSD

  • Capacity: 480 GB
  • Read Speed: up to 430 MB/S6
  • Write Speed: up to 400 MB/S6
  • Interface: USB 3.0

Manage Your Memory with
SanDisk Software

Password Protect Your Files

SanDisk SecureAccess software allows you to create a password protected folder on your drive to store your private data.2


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Product name SanDisk Extreme 510 Portable SSD
Available capacities5 480GB
Seq. Read(up to)6 430 MB/s
Seq. Write(up to)6 400 MB/s
Dimensions 2.98 x 2.98 x 0.42 in. (75.69mm x 75.69 mm x 10.67 mm)
Weight 0.17 lbs (78.9g)
Water resistant3 IP55
Interface USB 3.0
Operating temperature 32ºF to 113ºF (0ºC to 45ºC)
Storage temperature -4ºF to 158ºF (-20ºC to 70ºC)
Shock Resistant up to 800 G @ 0.5 m/sec
Vibration 5.35 gRMS, 20-2000 HZ
Compatible with PC & Mac computers — no driver needed
Compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8,  Windows® 7, Windows Vista and Mac OS 10.4+

Europe/Asia-Pacific/Latin America/Middle East and Africa
Australia/New Zealand SDSSDEXTW-480G-G25  
China SDSSDEXTW-480G-Z25  


This product is backed by a two-year limited warranty4. For more information, see the Warranty and User Guide page.

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1. As compared to 500GB portable hard drive based on internal speed performance tests.

2. Password protection uses 128-bit AES encryption and is supported by Mac OS X v10.6+, Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows® 7, Windows Vista and Mac OS 10.4+. FOR CHINA: 2 Password protection is supported by, Mac OS X v10.6+, Windows 10, Windows 8,  Windows® 7, Windows Vista and Mac OS 10.4+.

3. Water resistant IP55; product must be clean and dry before use. Shock-resistant (up to 800G) and vibration-resistant (5.35gRMS, 50-2000 HZ), Temperature (from -20ºC to 70ºC)

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5. 1GB = 1,000,000,000 bytes. Actual user storage less.

6. Based on internal testing; performance may be lower depending on drive capacity, host device, OS and application. 1MB=1,000,000 bytes.



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