Sarah Tew, CNET’s photographer here in New York, shoots tons of products for me. But rarely have I seen her as excited about a product as San Disk’s new Extreme Portable SSD.
That’s because the 38.9-gram Extreme Portable SSD is designed for photographers looking to back up and move around large numbers of image and video files quickly. Pocket-sized and rugged (with an IP55 rating, it can withstand a rain shower) it delivers transfers of up to 550 megabytes per second and comes in capacities up to 2 terabytes. That’s the model Sarah was shooting — and she wanted it.
Its list price: $650 (£600). Yes,…