The Chinese company SHARGE has announced a fundraising campaign for the production of a compact drive M.2 NVMe SSD under the name SHARGE Disk. Features include IP54 protection rating, compatibility with NVMe 2230 drives up to 2TB, and a USB 3.2 Type-C port compatible with EDC devices, including cameras.
M.2 NVMe SSD by SHARGE
The SHARGE Disk measures 43mm x 29mm x 13mm and weighs 24g. The IP54 rating promises protection against water and dust splashes and should withstand drops from up to 2m. there is a fan, the noise of which is 32 dB.
The manufacturer claims compatibility with game consoles, laptops, computers, tablets, and if the camera supports direct recording to an external drive, then with the camera. There is a write protection switch on the side. The maximum write and read speed is 1000 MB/s.
Compatible with a camera that supports direct recording to an external drive
What about the prices?
We remind you that this is not a retail sale, but a collection of funds for the production of a product, for this reason, you must always remember about the possible risks of participating in such projects. The crowdfunding price is $39 for the case, $42 with the case, and $191 with the WD SN740 2TB SSD. The campaign will run until July 27, 2023.
Working with the news of crowdfunding campaigns, I noticed such a feature – it is not customary to provide photos of the future device, large, on a white background, as all online stores and all equipment manufacturers do. For some reason, the fundraising campaigns are designed in such a way that it seems that some specially trained person is working on the design of these pages, whose task is to bring as many video clips, GIF animations, banners and other enticing things as possible. pictures.