The best SSD is the one you don’t have to pamper. So, can your precious editing and archive drives survive a Coca-Cola plunge? How about falls from medium heights that include concrete steps? Or being buried in a sandbox? OWC drives are built to survive it all—and still mount. Check out our rigorous and extremely scientific rugged test results in the video. And if you want more information on each of these drives we’ve got that below.
OWC’s Rugged SSDs
Envoy Pro Elektron
Available in capacities from 240 GB to 2 TB, the Envoy Pro Elektron is a waterproof, dustproof, crushproof, portable powerhouse of a super fast SSD. It’s great for editing on the go, and using it to swap data with other members of your team.
Envoy Pro FX
Beyond being extremely rugged, the Envoy Pro FX is also extremely fast and extremely flexible in terms of compatibility. Available in capacities up to 2 TB, the Envoy Pro FX is a first of its kind universal Thunderbolt drive that works with both USB-C and USB-A, allowing you to plug it into yesterday’s and today’s Thunderbolt and USB-equipped Macs and PCs as well as tomorrow’s Thunderbolt 4 and USB4 machines.
Envoy Pro SX
If you need the ultimate in capacity, speed, and durability, you need the Envoy Pro SX. Available in capacities up to 4 TB, the bus-powered Thunderbolt-equipped Pro SX is capable of speeds up to 2847MB/s. With all that speed and capacity coupled with the SX’s small footprint, you can use this drive for just about anything: editing, backups, portable games drive, you name it.