Strix Arion S500 announced by the ASUS Republic of Gamers. The Arion S500 comes with a 500 GB USB Type-C portable SSD and features up to 1050 MB/s transfer speeds. The DRAM SSD is up to 12X faster than standard external HDDs. For keeping thermals in check it has an aluminum alloy chassis and an internal thermal pad for heat dissipation.
Strix Arion S500 Specifications:
Dimensions – 124.57 x 47.76 x 10.85 mm (L x W x H)
Weight – 107 g
Capacity – 500 GB
Interface – USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C (Compatible with USB 3.2 Gen 1 / USB 2.0)
Speed – 10 Gbps
OS Compatibility – Windows 7/ 8.1/ 10, Mac OS Catalina or later
SSD Dashboard Compatibility – Windows 10
NTI Backup Compatibility – Windows 7/ 8.1/ 10
AURA System Requirement – Windows 10 RS3 or above
Voltage – 5 V, 1.6 A
Temperature – 0°C–40°C (32°F–104°F)
Accessory – USB Type CtoC cable
Avaibility and Price:
ASUS ROG Strix Arion S500 will be available in India from September onward priced at ₹13,500. Check out for more info on ASUS Official Site.