If you are looking for an external SSD, Samsung’s products give you the best of speeds, capacity and the sleekest designs. The T5 and T7 Touch seem to look a lot alike at first glance, but there are indeed differences. Which one would suit your needs best? Have a look at it below:
|Interface||Compatible with USB 3.1 Gen2 (10Gbps), backwards compatible||Compatible with USB 3.2 Gen2 (10Gbps), backwards compatible|
|Capacity||250GB, 500GB (Alluring Blue)
1TB, 2TB (Deep Black)
|500 GB, 1 TB, 2 TB (Black)
500 GB, 1 TB, 2 TB (Silver)
|Transfer Speed||Up to 540 MB/s||Up to 1,050 MB/s|
|Warranty||Limited 3-year||Limited 3-year|
As you can see, the difference between T5 and T7 Touch are in range of capicities and, most of all, speed. On top of that, the built-in security options on the T7 Touch utilize the AES 256-bit encryption. And gives you the option of unlocking with a touch of your finger or with a password.
Both the T5 and T7 Touch will give you ultimate performance and good speed. It all depends on what you think is most important.