Seagate reunites with Lucasfilm and the Star Wars universe to offer a new range of “Beskar Ingot” SSDs and hard drives. Several models will sport the colors of The Mandalorian and the aesthetic of the precious metal used by the Mandalorians.
The end of the year holidays are approaching and Seagate has once again decided to collaborate with Lucasfilm to find the universe of the famous saga. The storage solutions giant has just announced a new line of SSDs and hard drives called Star wars Beskar Ingot. This name will not leave fans of Star Wars movies and series indifferent since they are inspired by the series. The Mandalorian. While Season 3 may arrive later than expected, Seagate has opted for the aesthetic of the precious metal – the Beskar – for its FireCuda range. Each disc indeed resembles a Beskar ingot, marked with the Imperial seal highlighted in the series.
The specialist in mass storage solutions specifies that these special edition models will be available in M.2 NVMe, 2.5-inch SATA and external hard drive formats. Seagate ensures that this collaboration is aimed at a wide audience, and not just fans of the legendary saga, highlighting the performance of these new products.
Indeed, the brand indicates that its PCIe Gen4 NVMe SSD offers sequential read / write speeds of up to 7,000 and 6,850 MB / s respectively, with heat sink. Its SATA SSD relies on versatility while the external hard drive is lightweight, plug-and-play compatible and equipped with a customizable RGB LED bar.
PCie Gen4 NVMe SSD, Star Wars Beskar Ingot SSD and External Hard Drive. © Seagate
Star Wars SSDs and hard drives, you’ll find
Seagate announces that its PCIe Gen4 NVMe SSD will be available in capacities of 500GB for $ 159.99 and 1TB for $ 259.99. The SATA SSD will come in capacities of 1TB ($ 159.99) and 2TB ($ 269.99) while the external drive will be offered in a capacity of 2TB at $ 99.99. Prices in euros have not yet been communicated by the manufacturer.
These SSDs and hard drives Star wars Beskar Ingot will be available from December. Seagate also specifies that other models inspired by the universe Star wars will be unveiled “throughout the coming year”. In the past, the company had already presented a Game Drive for Xbox in the colors of Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order.