The Sandisk Extreme 480GB Solid State Drive is an ultra-fast storage drive with a SATA interface. It provides lightening fast read / write speeds (up to 540MB/s and 460MB/s, respectively) in an extremely reliable and efficient drive. Being an SSD, there’s no moving parts, which allows for a very quiet and cool operation. It can utilize up to 6Gbps (SATA III) data connections, but is also backwards-compatible 3Gbps (SATA II) and 1.5Gbps (SATA I) connections. It’s a perfect match for use in the Blackmagic Cinema Camera.