Back to Secure Data StorageKanguru Defender SSD™

SuperSpeed USB3.0, Secure, Hardware Encrypted Solid State Drive

Quick Overview

The Defender SSD™ is the world's most advanced, secure, hardware encrypted solid state drive. Well beyond simple password protection, it is a super fast USB3.0 SSD designed to meet and exceed rigorous government, healthcare and financial industry security regulations. The Defender SSD is easy to use, tamper-proof, and includes the option of being remotely manageable from anywhere in the world.


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Advanced Features:

  • 256-bit AES Hardware Encrypted (XTS Mode) SSD
  • SuperSpeed USB3.0 (Maintains Compatibility with USB2.0) 
  • Central / Remote Management Ready
  • Simple and Easy to Use
  • Real-time Antivirus Scanning
  • Rugged Alloy Housing
  • Compliant with Most Industry Security Standards
  • Available in Capacities of 128GB & 256GB
  • Powered by USB


Technical Specifications:

Model Number KDH3B SSD Series
Capacities 128GB, 256GB
External Interface USB3.0 (Maintains Compatibility with USB 2.0)
Internal Interface SATA II 3Gbps
Read Speed 100MB/sec
Write Speed 70MB/sec
Device Type Portable Encrypted External Solid State Drive
Encryption Features 256-bit AES (Hardware Encrypted)
Form Factor 2.5"
Color Matte Black
Activity Indicators 2 LEDs (Power & Access)
Accessories Carry Pouch
Power Supply USB - No External Power Required
Cables Included 1 x micro-USB3.0 male to type A USB3.0 male 1 x micro-USB3.0 male to type A USB3.0 male 1 x USB2.0 male (Y cable)
Warranty 2 Year on SSD Model
Certifications FCC, CE, RoHS, WEEE, FIPS 197
OS Compatibility - Windows 8
- Windows 7
- Windows XP, Vista, 2000
- Windows Server 2003
- Windows Server 2008
Weight 1.15 lbs
522 g
Dimensions 5.5” x 3.4” x 0.79” (LxWxH)
14cm x 8.6cm x 2cm

Product Description

The Kanguru Defender SSD is the most advanced secure solid state drive you can buy. With highly secure 256-bit AES hardware encryption XTS mode, lightning fast USB3.0 data transfer rates, and optional remote management capabilities, this Secure SSD is simply the best option for securing your sensitive data. It's designed to address the most stringent security regulations and policies with the greatest of ease. Since the hardware encryption is built right in, you don't have to install software, and there's no need for administrative rights for use. Just plug it in, set up, and you have powerful password protection, anti-virus scanning and large capacity data storage on the go! The Kanguru Defender SSD can also be customizable to your organization’s specific security needs with custom engraving for unique identifiers, logos, serial numbers, etc.

With the Kanguru Defender SSD you get the best of the best: industry leading hardware encryption, lightning fast USB3.0 data transfer speeds, and powerful remote management capabilities. It's ideal for carrying sensitive government or corporate information quickly and easily. The Defender SSD is powered by the USB connection, so there is no need for bulky power adapters. It also has a high strength, aluminum, waterproof housing and a tamper-resistant design for extra defense. 

In addition to the on-board encryption, the Kanguru Defender SSD has the option of being managed remotely using Kanguru Remote Management Console (KRMC), an industry leading management application for securing and managing flash drives and hard drives. Using KRMC with your Kanguru Defender SSD(s) allow administrators to remotely delete lost or stolen drives, manage passwords (strength, updates and remote resets, etc.), locate USB devices, ensure drives are in compliance with set security policies and much more. KRMC™ can be used with one or an entire fleet of secure portable data devices depending upon your specific needs, and significantly reduces the risks of a data breach.


Package Contents

  • Kanguru Defender SSD Drive
  • USB3.0 to USB3.0 Cable
  • USB3.0 to USB2.0
  • Attractive Carry Pouch
  • QuickStart Guide
  • Registration Form


Warranty Information

2-year warranty from date of purchase.

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Return Policy

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All Kanguru Defender USB devices are:

  • AES 256-Bit Hardware Encrypted
  • Easy to Use
  • Tamper-Proof
  • Remotely Manageable (select models)
  • Protected by BitDefender Anti-Virus

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Remote Management Globe Remotely manage secure Defender devices from anywhere in the world with Kanguru Remote Management Console.™ Learn About KRMC

Did you Know That You Can Customize Your Kanguru Defender Secure Drive?

  • Add a Company Logo
  • Add Unique Identifiers
  • Add Text or Serial Numbers
  • Custom Colors (on Select Models)
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