Explorer – Portable SSD












Did you ever run out of space or worried about data loss caused by overheating or hardware issues?

Meet our Explorer SSD, made to store and protect up to 8TB of data in even the most extreme temperatures and environments.

High resolution content needs high-capacity storage

This is why we have designed a Portable SSD that offers up to 8TB storage space and allows you to secure all your data on one drive. Perfect for storing 4k, 8k resolution and full HD videos.

One drive, infinite applications

No matter if you are a videographer, photographer, influencer, blogger, gamer or simply someone who wants to backup their valuable data – we provide you with all the storage space and security you need.

Dreaming of being a digital nomad?

Access your important files even when you are off the grid and far from any internet connection.

Working on a busy film project and need to get into editing right away?

Our reliable SSD is designed for super fast offloading and allows you to move even your largest files with extreme speed.



Physical information
Dimensions115mm (H) x 57mm (W) x 18mm (T)
Max. weight201g (incl. rubber case)
Capacity / Part number8TB / EXU2M6E08TP0C
Flash type3D TLC
Input voltage3.3V±5%
Power consumptionActive <8W; Idle <1W
Max. sequential read2,000 MB/s (8TB/4TB/2TB/1TB)
Max. sequential write2,000 MB/s (8TB/4TB/2TB/1TB)
Sustained read2,000 MB/s (8TB/4TB)
1,700 MB/s (2TB/1TB)
Sustained write2,000 MB/s (8TB/4TB)
1,600 MB/s (2TB/1TB)
Operational temperature-10°C ~ 70°C
Storage temperature-40°C ~ 85°C
Shock (operating)50 G, (11 ms duration, half sine wave)
Max. TBW12,000 TB (8TB)
6,000 TB (4TB)
3,000 TB (2TB)
1,500 TB (1TB)
Warranty5 years


Camera TypeBrandModel
Video cameraBlackmagic DesignPocket Cinema Camera 4K / Pocket Cinema Camera 6K G2 / Pocket Cinema Camera 6K Pro / URSA Broadcast G2 / URSA Mini Pro 12K
(support portable SSD up to 2TB capacity)
(support portable SSD up to 2TB capacity)

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Explorer Portable SSD: Inspired by the wild3.5 MB
Exascend Cinematography Brochure2.32 MB
Exascend Cinema Brochure Lite392 KB

Advanced Technology

How can we promise that our product delivers the highest performance and reliability?

We at Exascend are a team of engineers, with hardware design, firmware development and manufacturing all under one roof. We strive to listen to your feedback and leverage the newest technologies, so you never need to worry about nightmares like data loss or running out of space.


Our cutting-edge Afterburner™ technology ensures maximum performance, especially during fast-action or burst mode photography.

Data Retention Plus™

Our technology mitigates the risk of data integrity issues resulting from the natural degradation of flash storage – even under extreme workloads.


Our technology ensures unbeatable stable write performance – so you never need to worry about data loss or recording failures.

Adaptive Thermal Control

Overheating can lead to issues like frame drops and slowdowns. We prevent overheating from the get-go with this unique technology.

IP68 and IP67 Compliance

Thoroughly tested and highly robust, our IP67 and IP68-rated products protect your data from storage failure caused by dangers such as dust and water.


RAID ECC (Error-Correcting Code) is an advanced Exascend technology that avoids the risk of data loss and allows the storage device to rebuild even severely corrupted data.


With this exclusive technology, memory cards can handle both burst shooting and extended recording seamlessly – balancing performance and battery life.

Conformal Coating

Our Conformal Coating technology protects your Exascend SSD against environmental threats and makes sure that it is safe from elements like water and dust.

Yes, there are even more technologies behind our products!

We have developed a wide range of technologies to provide filmmakers and content creators with maximum capacity, performance and reliability throughout the whole video production workflow.

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Key Features

Extreme capacity

Provides up to 8TB storage capacity, designed to store your high resolution videos and photos.

Built for your outdoor adventures

IP67-certified, rugged design to provide maximum security against physical damage and data loss – even in extreme environments.

More time to be creative

Boost your productivity with USB Type-C, delivering up to 20 Gbps¹ ² transfer rate. Maximize your workflow efficiency with up to 2,000 MB/s sequential read and write performance.

Your data, anywhere, anytime

Our Explorer SSD, your ultimate travel companion, easily fits into any bag – ready for your next adventure.

Data recovery included

5-year warranty and factory data recovery – We take care of your data loss protection.

Perfectly equipped

Comes with USB Type-C cable and silicon rubber case.

¹ To achieve the highest bandwidth of 20 Gbps, both the host and accessories, such as USB-C cables, must support USB Type-C 20 Gb/s.
² On MAC platforms, Intel Thunderbolt 4 chip is only recognized at 10 Gb/s.

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