The iPhone 15 series marks Apple’s transition to the USB Type-C port, enabling users to connect a variety of external accessories such as monitors, displays, microphones, and external storage devices.
Here is a list of top storage options to help get the most out of your iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Pro Max.
Flash Drives for easy photo backup and storage
The price of a smartphone goes up significantly with each storage tier. Thankfully, you can now opt for flash drives which are affordable and allow you to seamlessly transfer and store data from your iPhone.
Therefore, if you are looking for the best USB Type-C flash drives compatible with the new iPhone 15, continue reading the details below.
1. SanDisk Ultra Dual Drive Go USB Type-C:
This affordable and handy flash drive with USB Type-C and Type-A connectors lets you easily move files between your iPhone 15 and other devices.
It offers a USB 3.2 Gen 1 interface coupled with a read speed of up to 400 MB/s for quick file transfers.
This flash drive is available up to 256GB capacity in absinthe green, lavender and navagio bay, and up to 1TB* capacity in black.
Price starts at just ₦20,000 (naira) for 128GB
2. SanDisk Ultra Dual Drive Luxe USB Type-C:
All-metal 2-in-1 flash drive with reversible USB Type-C and Type-A connectors that is available in gold and silver.
Available in up to 1TB, this drive features high-performance USB 3.2 Gen 1 with up to 400MB/s** read speeds.
Price starts at just ₦73,000 (naira) for 128GB
3. SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive Luxe:
The SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive Luxe is equipped with two connectors to easily move files between your USB Type-C and Lightning devices, including iPhone, iPad Pro, Mac, and Android phones.
This device offers an easy way to free up space on your iPhone– simply plug in the drive and reclaim space without the need for an internet connection. Available in 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB capacities.
Price starts at just ₦32,000 (naira) for 64GB
4. External SSDs for direct HD recording and storing
With the iPhone’s support for the USB Type-C connector you can directly connect an SSD, using it as external storage, and start recording high-definition videos right on to your portable SSD. External SSDs, available in capacities up to 4TB*, are an ideal storage solution for capturing videos on the iPhone 15 Pro. Let’s look at some of the top SSDs compatible with iPhone 15 Pro models.
5. SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD V2:
The SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD is perfect for creating amazing content or capturing incredible footage on the iPhone 15 Pro series.
With fast NVMe solid-state performance featuring up to 1050MB/s read and 1000MB/s write speeds1, this high-capacity drive is compatible with the Type-C port and offers durability for outdoor adventures.
Moreover, up to three-meter drop protection and IP65 water and dust resistance mean this durable drive can take a beating.
The drive is available in three colour options: Black, Monterey and Sky Blue. Available in capacities up to 4TB.
Price starts at just ₦68,500 (naira) for 500GB
6. WD My Passport SSD:
Speaking of the top portable SSDs for iPhone 15 Pro, you simply can’t go wrong with the WD My Passport SSD, a portable storage solution designed to deliver high-speed performance and reliable data storage.
It delivers read speeds of up to 1050MB/s and write speeds of up to 1000MB/s, and capacities of up to 4TB so you can access your digital world .
The drive comes with password-enabled 256-bit AES hardware encryption and simple backup for additional security.
The WD My Passport SSD has a bold, metal design, which is sleek and stunning. It is shock and vibration-resistant and provides drop protection up to 6.5ft.
Price starts at just ₦122,000 (naira) for 500GB