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Pocket-sized file backup

XS1000 External Solid State Drive (SSD) USB 3.2 Gen 2 External Drive

Kingston’s XS1000 external SSD is an incredibly convenient file backup solution. Its sleek, compact form factor is designed to fit seamlessly into your lifestyle, allowing you to carry it anywhere with ease. Don't let its size fool you – this tiny powerhouse boasts speeds up to 1,050MB/s1 and high capacities up to 2TB2, providing ample speed and space to store your valuable data. Connects with included USB Type-C3 to Type-A cable to provide unrivaled convenience and impressive storage capabilities, the XS1000 is your reliable companion for hassle-free file backup, ensuring your important documents, cherished memories, and media files are always readily accessible. Say goodbye to bulk and hello to streamlined storage efficiency with the XS1000 External SSD.

  • Compact, pocket-sized form factor
  • Speeds up to 1050MB/s1 with USB 3.2 Gen 2
  • Increased storage up to 2TB2

Key Features

A hand holding the XS1000 portable SSD with the dimensions shown: 69.54 x 32.58 x 13.5mm

Ultimate portability

Compact and weighing just under 29g, this sleek, all-black SSD fits in your palm, allowing you to take your files on the go effortlessly.

The XS1000 connected to a laptop, a coffee cup sits in the background

Reliable file backup

Take it all with you. Transfer and store your documents, large photos and videos without interruption.

An XS1000 connected to a laptop with the screen displaying file copy progress

Increased storage

Expand your digital library with high capacities up to 2TB2 to preserve life’s cherished moments.

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USB 3.2 Gen 2 support

Achieve read/write speeds up to 1,050MB/s1 with backwards compatibility to USB 3.2 Gen 1 ensuring seamless connectivity with legacy devices.



        Interface USB 3.2 Gen 2
        Speed1 Up to 1,050MB/s read, 1,000MB/s write
        NAND 3D
        Capacities2 1TB, 2TB
        Dimensions 69.54 x 32.58 x 13.5mm
        Weight 28.7g
        Casing Material Metal + Plastic
        Includes 12” USB-C to USB-A cable
        Operating temperature 0°C~40°C
        Storage temperature -20°C~85°C
        Warranty/Support4 Limited 5-year warranty with free technical support
        Compatible with5 Windows® 11, 10, macOS (v.10.15.x +), Linux (v. 4.4.x +), Chrome OS, Android, iOS/iPadOS® (v.13+)

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