Transcend ESD270C 500GB Portable External SSD - Black
ESD270C Portable SSD
In the perfect combination of portability and reliability, Transcend's ESD270C is a portable SSD that features fast data transfer rates and solid data integrity. The credit-card size ESD270C fits in your wallet, making it the perfect choice for businesspeople needing to take important files on their many travels.
Transfer in a blink of an eye
The ESD270C is equipped with the USB 3.1 Gen 2 interface with the support of UASP (USB Attached SCSI Protocol), providing transfer speeds of up to 520MB/s.
Compact and lightweight
Pack light! The credit-card size ESD270C, with mere 9.6mm in height, fits perfectly in your wallet or purse, and takes up little space in your briefcase. The anti-scratch coating means the external SSD will look sharp even after all the miles. With a reflective black case, you'll be both savvy and stylish.
Expand storage in a flash
The ESD270C provides up to 1TB of storage capacity, ensuring you have plenty of space for backups, as well as storing your high-resolution images, 4K videos, and other media files!
In addition to desktop and laptop computers, the ESD270C can also be used with many other devices, such as on-the-go mobile devices and gaming consoles, providing ultra-fast transfer speeds and extra large capacity expansion.
1. Mobile devices must support USB OTG. Game console vendors may set out capacity requirements for external storage. Please check compatibility before purchase.
2. The ESD270C comes formatted in the exFAT file system. However, some mobile devices may require FAT32 only. Please format the ESD270C to FAT32 file system before use.
Type-A and Type-C cables included
The ESD270C comes with both a USB Type-C cable and a USB Type-C to Type-A cable to accommodate desktops and laptops featuring the USB Type-C or USB 3.1 interface.
Note: The USB Type-C to Type-A cable is USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface.
Powerful 256-bit AES encryption
Transcend's ESD270C supports 256-bit AES encryption to securely and reliably protect data at the hardware level. AES (Advanced Encryption Standard) is a cryptographic algorithm defined by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). Encryption and decryption are processed strictly within the SSD controller and completely independent of any OS or program, making hardware-based AES impossible to decipher.
One touch to back up all files
The ESD270C is equipped with a convenient auto-backup button for instant data backup when used with Transcend Elite software.
Note: Transcend Elite software is required for One Touch Auto-backup function.
Extreme protection, advanced security
Transcend's storage devices provide an exclusive disk lock and security functions. With Transcend Elite software, you can protect your entire drive and the files inside with passwords, meeting the high standard of information security.
Manage data with Transcend Elite
Transcend Elite is an advanced software package compatible with macOS, Windows OS, and Android system that helps you manage data. Available as both a desktop and mobile app, it can be downloaded for free from Transcend's official website and from Google Play. Transcend Elite features backup and restore, data encryption, cloud backup, and disk locking functions.
77 mm x 55.7 mm x 9.6 mm (3.03" x 2.19" x 0.38")
35 g (1.23 oz)
USB Type C to USB Type A/USB Type C to USB Type C
USB 3.1 Gen 2
3D NAND flash
0°C (32°F) ~ 70°C (158°F)
Transcend Elite software is required for One Touch Auto-backup function.
Read Speed (Max.)
up to 520 MB/s
Write Speed (Max.)
up to 460 MB/s
Speed may vary due to host hardware, software, usage, and storage capacity.
Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows 8
Microsoft Windows 10
Mac OS X 10.5 or later
As an international traveller you are entitled to bring a certain amount/value of goods that are free of Customs duty and exempt Goods and Services tax (GST) into New Zealand. This is called your duty free allowance and personal goods concession. It is important to review these for any purchases you make on The Mall.
Your duty free allowance entitles you to bring into New Zealand the following quantities of alcohol products free of customs duty and GST provided you are over 17 years of age. You do need to be 18 years or over to purchase.
- Up to six bottles (4.5 litres) of wine, champagne, port or sherry or
- Up to twelve cans (4.5 litres) of beer
- And three bottles (or other containers) each containing not more than 1125ml of spirits, liqueur, or other spirituous beverages
Goods other than alcohol and tobacco, whether purchased overseas or purchased duty free in New Zealand, that have a combined total value not exceeding NZ$700 may also be brought as part of your personal goods concession.
When travelling overseas there are legal limits on the amount of duty free alcohol and other goods you can take with you. These amounts will vary depending on the country you are flying into. We always recommend you check the latest limits and exemptions.
Your order can be picked up at an Auckland Airport Collection Point. There is one in departures and one at arrivals in the international terminal. Alternatively, if you are arriving between 11pm and 6am you will be able to collect your order from our lockers. See map
Please bring your order confirmation email and your passport. If you are collecting from lockers you will have been sent an email with your access code, be sure to have this on you in order to collect your order.
If you’re departing Auckland Airport, we recommend that you come to the Auckland Airport Collection Point at least 60 minutes before your flight. If you miss your pickup time or your flight details have changed please let us know as soon as possible.
When you collect your order you will have the opportunity to inspect the items and sign for them.
If you need to return an item, our Collection Point team are there to help you. If you are collecting after hours please return the item to your locker and our team will be in touch as soon as possible. You may also like to view our Returns & refunds which provides information on how this works and outlines the individual retailer's returns and refunds policies.
After Hours Collections
If your order needs to be collected after the Auckland Airport Collection Point desk is closed, your order will be placed in the lockers next to the desk. All the details you will need to collect your order will be provided in your Order Confirmation and Ready to Collect Email.