A brand new Kickstarter marketing campaign launched in collaboration with Singapore-based Flujo presents Signature Professional, a product claimed to be the primary SSD enclosure with an HDMI port that additionally features as an adapter hub for USB units and SD playing cards. The accent was designed for graphics professionals and others who take care of giant quantities of knowledge, exterior shows and dongles.
Flujo Signature Professional is across the dimension of a smartphone, providing USB-C connectivity and M.2 SSD assist to be used as an exterior drive. Not like different exterior SSDs, nevertheless, Signature Professional additionally packs an HDMI port; it may be linked to a laptop computer, for instance, by way of Thunderbolt Three as an exterior drive and likewise drive an exterior 4K monitor by way of HDMI, providing each functionalities whereas solely utilizing a single port on the pc.
In complete, Signature Professional options two USB-A 3.1 Gen 2 ports with as much as 10Gbps speeds and energy for USB units, a USB 3.Zero TF card reader and a UHS-I SD card reader, a USB-A 2.Zero port, a USB-C energy supply port with as much as 100w, the Thunderbolt Three port with assist for as much as 4K/5K 60Hz video and as much as 40Gbps information speeds, and an NVME M.2 PCIe enclosure for SSDs.
The enclosure is made out of aluminum; it measures 140 x 72 x 10.45mm (5.5 x 2.eight x 0.4in), making it across the dimension of an peculiar smartphone. The group has already exceeded its funding purpose on Kickstarter the place the Signature Professional is obtainable for pledges of roughly $150 USD. The corporate estimates that merchandise will begin transport to backers in November 2019.
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