• Thunderbolt 10Gb/s and USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface with the support of UASP (USB Attached SCSI Protocol)
  • Up to 440 MB/s read; 300 MB/s write
  • Sturdy metallic design
  • Includes a Thunderbolt cable and a USB cable
  • Supports Time Machine® backup and pre-formatted HFS+ file system

The Transcend StoreJet 500 Portable 512 GB External SSD for Mac USB 3.1 Gen 1 and Thunderbolt specifically designed for your Mac. Equipped with both Thunderbolt and USB 3.1 Gen 1 interfaces, the StoreJet 500 offers unmatched transfer rates to boost your productivity. In addition, its sturdy metallic design complements your Mac with a sleek and elegant look.

Lightning-fast speeds
Transcend's StoreJet 500 is equipped with a USB 3.1 Gen 1 port and a Thunderbolt port that can daisy-chain up to 6 Thunderbolt devices* without losing throughput and transfer rates. Thunderbolt technology enables simultaneous data transmission and reception, offering unparalleled transfer rates of up to 10Gb/s. The StoreJet 500 is also equipped with the USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface with the support of UASP (USB Attached SCSI Protocol).
*The StoreJet 500 must be the last device on a daisy chain as it does not have a Thunderbolt pass-through port.

Sturdy and elegant design
Transcend's StoreJet 500 features a high-quality metallic design that complements your Mac with a sleek and elegant look. In addition, the StoreJet 500 is natively formatted to the HFS+ file system, and fully supports Time Machine backup.

Thunderbolt and USB cables included
The StoreJet 500 comes with a Thunderbolt cable and a USB 3.1 Gen 1 cable for greater ease of use.


Memory Type(s)Flash
Drive Capacity512GB
Software IncludedTranscend Elite Software
Plug and PlaySupported
System Requirements
System RequirementsDesktop or notebook computer with USB port (USB3.0 port needed for USB3.0 performance) or Thunderbolt interface For use on non-Apple computers (Windows PCs), please reformat the drive in FAT32, exFAT or NTFS
Operating Systems SupportedMicrosoft Windows 7, Microsoft Windows 8, Mac OS X 10.7 or later
Form FactorDrive
Pack Quantity1
Enclosure typePortable
Case ColourSilver
In The BoxSJM500 Portable Solid State Drive, Thunderbolt Cable, USB 3.0 cable, Quick Start Guide, Travel Pouch, Warranty Card
Dimensions12.12cm (W) x 7.52cm (D) x 1.35cm (H) - Weight 0.136kg
Read Speed440MB/s
Certification(s)CE, FCC, BSMI
Power ManagementThunderbolt 15V / USB 5V
Operating TemperatureOperating Temperature 5 to 55C