Western Digital Thunderbolt SSD Storage DevicesWD - Western Digital is a long-established company that only recently has moved into solid-state flash memory storage. With it's recent acquisition of G-Tech and SanDisk, WD is poised to leverage G-Technology's and SanDisk's extensive and impressive portfolio of flash memory based technology in PC and Mac SSD products.
Transfer Rates Up To 2800MBps
Thunderbolt 3 'Compatible" SSD Backup Drive w/USB-CWestern-Digital has been in the original PC and Mac Thunderbolt drive space with hard-disk backup drives in the MyDuo, MyPassport and MyBook hard drive storage products. Recently they entered the fully Thunderbolt SSD space and embracing USB-C with a few solid-state storage devices as well.
FEATURED WD THUNDERBOLT DRIVESThunderbolt3 "Compatible" WD USB-C SSD
10Gbps USB3.1 Gen2 Type-C SSD
Thunderbolt 3 Compatible Flash DriveThunderBolt 3 USB-C / USB-A Dual Flash Drive
Dual Plugs For Mac's Old And New
Western Digital's SanDisk division is also offering a solid-state flash memory drive with dual connectors and a slide mechanism to expose or retract them. At one end, a Type-C USB 3.1 / ThunderBolt 3 connector for more recent MacBooks and iMacs with TBolt3, the other a standard Type-A connector for USB 3.0 / USB 2.0 ports. With data transfer rates around 150MBps it easily outperforms any single external hard drive storage solution.
Other Western Digital SSD HardwareWD recently began selling it's own line of bare 2.5" 6GBPS SATA III and M.2 module SSD drives that they're likely to use in future ThunderBolt storage devices.
For DIY Thunderbolt Backup Drives
WD PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD
256GB, 512GB, 1TB Capacities
WD Multi-Drive Portable ThunderBolt RAID Hard Drives
Dual HDD Portble TBolt Array