USB 3.2 gen 2 solid state drives are becoming standard for those looking for super-fast portable storage. They make great drives for creators, gamers on the go, or those who just want a large capacity drive on the go. We’ve already reviewed a handful, and today we are taking a look at one from Patriot. It is their PXD drive, which offers read and write speeds up to 1000 MB/s, a USB 3.2 Type-C connection, and a solid aluminum body. Is this the portable drive you need in your laptop bag? Read on as we find out!
Part Number: PXD2TBPEC
Speed: Up to 1000 MB/s (read / write)
Weight: 0.07 lbs. / 35 grams
Dimensions: 4.05′ x 1.24′ x 0.38′ (LxWxH)
Warranty: 3 years
The PXD portable solid state drive comes in a normal retail package from Patriot. The front has a window so you can get a good look at the drive before you buy it. Some of the main features are listed on the front as well.
Flipping over to the back there is a paragraph about the drive and more features are listed in a few different languages.
Opening up the box up and getting things out we have the PXD Drive and a USB Type-C cable as well as a USB Type-C to Type-A cable.