SanDisk Professional launch comes with an array of storage gadgets and gizmos
Western Digital, the hard disk drive and data storage company, has launched new advancements under its SanDisk Professional brand for professionals and content creators in India.
These storage options are made available to help content producers manage their content. SanDisk Professional PRO-G40 SSD, G-RAID Shuttle SSD, G-DRIVE Enterprise-Class Desktop Hard Drive, and PRO-DOCK 4, a 4-bay reader docking station are among the seven products recently released in India.
A recent Western Digital analysis found that while a normal Bollywood film requires around 200–300 TB of storage, a new-age content creator typically produces 350 GB of content per month, considering the data-intensive, high-speed operations.
The portfolio of SanDisk Professional is focused on providing high performance, scalable and reliable storage solutions.
With IP68 certification, the PRO-G40 SSD is the company’s toughest product to date and enables professionals to fully immerse themselves in the action wherever their work or vision takes them.
With a Thunderbolt 3 (40Gbps) interface, the new product offers extremely fast speeds of up to 2700MB/s read and 1900MB/s write. Power through even the most demanding tasks by moving up to 50GB in less than 30 seconds. To maintain lightning-fast transfer speeds over time, the internal drive is kept cool by the aluminum core, which also draws heat away from it.
According to the company, collaboration between devices is facilitated by dual-mode compatibility with both Thunderbolt 3 (40 Gbps) and USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps) hosts through a single connection, resulting in increased productivity. The PRO-G40 SSD has an IP68 rated professional enclosure.
The PRO-640 SSD is now available for MSRP starting at Rs 34999 in India with a 5-year limited warranty.
G-RAID Shuttle SSD is a transportable 8-bay hardware RAID SSD solution with Thunderbolt 3 (40Gbps) and USB-C (10Gbps) interfaces that offers content professionals massive capacity.
Up to 32 TB of high-performance solid-state storage to transfer 4K, 8K, VR, high dynamic range (HDR) and high frame rate (HFR) footage in a single location Transfer rates up to 2800MB/s read deliver incredible speeds via Thunderbolt 3.
G-RAID SHUTTLE SSD is now available for MSRP starting Rs 3,99,999 in India with a 5-year limited
The G-DRIVE Enterprise-Class Desktop Hard Drive with a versatile USB-C (10 Gbps) interface delivers ultra-reliable, high-capacity storage in a premium, stylish design that’s perfect for quick backups and access to your content, at speed data -transfers up to 280MB/s read and 280MB/s write (22TB capacity) using the USB-C (10Gbps) port.
G-DRIVE Enterprise-Class Desktop Hard Drive is available in 4TB, 6TB, 12TB, 18TB and 22TB capacities, prices start Rs 19,999/- and is available with a 3-year limited warranty.
SanDisk Professional PRO-DOCK 4, is a revolutionary 4-bay reader docking station that bridges capture and ingest with a truly scalable offload solution that saves critical time and money on multi-camera productions.
Simplify workflow by connecting computers to drives, displays, readers and A/V devices. Quickly and simultaneously download up to 4 different SanDisk Professional PRO-READER devices (sold separately). The PRO-DOCK is now available for MSRP Rs 34,999/- in India with a 3-year limited warranty.