Lexar (www.lexar.com) has announced the Lexar Professional SL100 Pro Portable SSD, a portable solid state drive with a USB 3.1 Type-C Port. 

It comes with a brushed aluminum finish in small, slim, portable size. It’s drop-, shock-, vibration-resistant and comes with DataVault Lite software, a security solution with 256-bit AES encryption to help protect your essential files against corruption, loss, and deletion. 

The SL100 Pro offers speeds up 950 MB/s read and 900 MB/s write making it up to 2x faster than the SL100, according to Joel Boquiren, director of Global Marketing, Lexar. It also features a USB Type-C port that enables the users to store and share with USB 3.1 speeds. 

The Professional SL100 Pro Portable SSD includes both USB Type-C to Type-C cable and USB Type-C to standard USB Type-A cable and is compatible with macOS 10.6 and higher. It has a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $99.99(250GB), $149.99 (500GB), and $279.99 (1TB). It comes with a three-year limited warranty.