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Crucial 500GB X8 Portable SSD – Up to 1050MB/s – USB 3.2 – USB-C, USB-A – CT500X8SSD9 for $79.95

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Crucial 500GB X8 Portable SSD – Up to 1050MB/s – USB 3.2 – USB-C, USB-A – CT500X8SSD9

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This or Samsung SSD T5 for $10 more? Reviews say this is much faster.
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This or Samsung SSD T5 for $10 more? Reviews say this is much faster.
Samsung T5 (and the other popular SSDs) are SATA drives that cap out at ~450 Mb/s.

This drive is NVMe which caps out at ~1050 Mb/s.

The only way to get NVMe speeds is by having USB-C port that is either 3.2 or Thunderbolt 3.
If you have a redesigned MacBook then you have Thunderbolt 3 and can take advantage of NVMe​ speeds.
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