Western Digital has announced a new series of portable SSDs designed to withstand 1000lbs of pressure and drops from 3 metres.

Due out this year, WD’s new G-Drive series is also dust and water resistant, WD says, and comes in capacities of 500GB, 1TB and 2TB.

The drives are aimed at photographers who shoot 4K raw video and offers transfer speeds of up to 560MB/s.

The WD G-Drive mobile SSD R-Series price tag starts at $199.95 for the 500GB version, $379.95 for the 1TB and $699.95 for the 2TB model. It will also come with a five-year warranty.

Via DPReview

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