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EDGE diskGO® Portable USB 3.0 SSD

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Posted December 9, 2013 by RyanR in Peripherals


Durable, fast, and lightweight, the diskGO® Portable USB 3.0 Solid State Drive (SSD) from EDGE Memory offers high-end SSD performance in a convenient, portable USB 3.0 design. SuperSpeed USB 3.0, the fastest USB connection available it is up to 10x faster than USB 2.0.* USB 3.0 and it is also backwards compatible with USB 2.0 systems. SSDs have no moving parts and are faster, more rugged, and more efficient than hard drives. The sleek black aluminum exterior provides additional cooling and durability. A powerful SandForce based SSD drives the diskGO Portable USB 3.0 SSD, providing unparalleled performance. Store HD movies, archive irreplaceable photos, and back up an entire music library with lightning fast speeds. Getting started is easy, you simply connect the Portable SSD to an available USB port of a computer to begin backing up and transferring files. No software to install or setup required. The diskGO Portable USB 3.0 SSD is small in size and USB powered therefore no additional power supply is required. This product is backed by a three-year warranty.




Fast – Superspeed USB 3.0 allows for transfer rates up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0 (when connected to a USB 3.0 port). The fastest USB technology available—acheive rapid data transfer rates in a low power, efficient manner.

No Moving Parts – SSDs have no moving parts and are faster, more rugged, and more efficient than hard drives.

Easy to Use – Simply plug into an available USB port to start backing up data. No software needed to install

Backwards Compatible – also works with USB 2.0 computers and devices

Rugged – high grade aluminum casing provides cooling and durability

USB Powered – no extra power adapter needed




120GB / 240GB / 480GB


120.65mm x 74.93mm x 15.25mm


0.5 lbs

Power Source

USB Powered

Operating Temperature

0°C – 70°C

Storage Temperature

-20°C – 80°C


Three years


Toll-free tech support

What’s in the box

Portable USB 3.0 SSD, and USB 3.0 cable.

*Some capacity used for formatting and not available for storage



Read/Write Speed (USB 3.0)

Up to 115MB/s (read) and 80MB/s (write)

Transfer Rate

Up to 5Gb/s (depending on connection – when connected to a USB 3.0 port)

Flash Type

MLC (Toggle)

SSD Controller




System Compatibility

Windows XP and higher / Mac OS X 10.4 and higher


USB 3.0**

File System


**Also works with USB 2.0 and USB 1.1 computers and other host devices

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