Encrypted hard drives are nothing new. They are used by many professionals to carry sensitive data. This Apricorn Aegis Padlock SSD not only keeps your data secure against hackers, but it can also take some abuse. It works in extreme temperatures, so whether you are working at freezing temperatures or extremely hot conditions (70 C), your storage device will operate.
The Apricorn Aegis Padlock 480 GB SSD offers 256 bit encryption. It is ruggedized to be shock and vibration resistant. It has no moving parts. You can access the device by entering your pin via the on-board keypad. Certified to NIST FIPS 140-2 Level 2 requirements, this product is tested on 11 cryptographic levels. It’s a bit pricey though.