Stuff Picks: An SSD as big as a business card but faster than your HDD

And an external hard disk to host all those upcoming PS4 games

Samsung Portable SSD T5 (Starting from S$179)

If you've been waiting for an SSD to shorten your excruciating loading times, Samsung's T5 SSD is your answer for your need for speed - in a portable form factor.

At a stunning 74 x 57.3 x 10.5 millimetres (3.0 x 2.3 x 0.4 inches) and incredible mere 51g, this portable SSD is capable to deliver speeds of up to 540Mbps. Yes, it puts your current external HDD to shame.

With Samsung’s latest 64-layer V-NAND technology, the T5 delivers industry-leading transfer speeds with encrypted data security in a compact and durable design, making it easier than ever for consumers to access their most valuable data anywhere, at any time.

Samsung Portable SSD T5 is available for pre-order from now until 21 August on Hachi.tech and Lazada Singapore. All successful pre-order customers will be eligible to redeem complimentary gifts at Rewards2 @ High Street Centre from 28 August to 8 September.

The Samsung Portable SSD T5 will be available from 28 August at all major consumer electronics stores, Samsung Experience Stores and Lazada Singapore,

Game Drive for PS4 (S$219)

Blockbuster games are making its way soon. And its the season where most of us would have to say goodbye to some of our beloved games in our PS4s to make space.

But here's where Seagate's new 2TB Game Drive, made just for the PS4, arrives to take advantage of the console's latest update allowing the usage of external hard disks. It's not only big enough to easily fit 50 of your favourite games but it's able to load at blazing speeds thanks to USB 3.0.

The Seagate Game Drive for PS4 will be available at Challenger outlets island wide for an MSRP of $219 until COMEX (31 August – 3 September). The drive will be available at select Seagate resellers after COMEX.

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