Rugged USB Thunderbolt Series

by LaCie

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Envoy Pro EX (240GB)

by OWC

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SSD2go

by Angelbird

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DriveStation DDR (2GB)

by Buffalo Technologies

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Price Best Price: $137.00
Pros
  • Bus-powered
  • Durable
  • Fast transfer speeds
  • Includes USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt cables
  • Fast SSD performance
  • Custom color combinations
  • Much faster write speed than normal USB 3.0 hard drives
Cons
  • Slightly slower than other Thunderbolt SSDs we've tested
  • Pricey
  • More expensive than the typical USB 3.0 drive
At A Glance

The Envoy Pro EX is a SSD that is a great combination of speed and portability.

If you're looking for a fast, capacious, not-too-expensive direct-attached backup drive, look no further: Buffalo's DriveStation DDR uses 1GB of DDR3 memory to dramatically enhance write performance.

Specs

Ports and Connections

Available Interfaces Thunderbolt|USB 3.0 USB 3.0 USB 3.0 USB 3.0

Warranty

Warranty information 2 Year 3 Year Limited    
Warranty information     3 Years  

Storage

Drives included       1.0
Raid type       none

Performance

USB 3.0 Performance - Macworld

Write 10GB Folder

MB per second

  243.0    
Read 10GB Folder

MB per second

  291.0    
Write 10GB File

MB per second

  257.0    
Read 10GB File

MB per second

  338.0    
Write Video Files

MB per second

  358.0    
Read Video Files

MB per second

  350.0