Western Digital (WD) has announced a slew of new external storage products, including the new SanDisk Extreme Pro Portable SSD, at the ongoing CES 2019 tech fair in Las Vegas. The company also showcased a prototype of its SanDisk 4TB USB-C thumb drive, My Passport Go SSD portable drive as well as a cloud-based backup service called SanDisk Flashback. The Extreme Pro Portable SSD will go on sale this Spring, whereas My Passport Go SSD is already on sale. The company has noted that the SanDisk Flashback backup service will only be available in the United States initially.
In terms of the specifications, this SanDisk-branded portable SSD will weigh just 79 grams with 112x58x11.5mm dimensions. It is also shock and vibration-resistant as most professional grade portable SSDs out there.