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Glyph Technologies 750GB PortaGig 50 Portable Hard Drive (7200rpm)

B&H # GLPG501B750 Mfr # PG501B-750
No Longer Available
Product Highlights
  • eSATA Port x 2
  • FireWire-800 Port x 2
  • USB 2.0 Port x 1
  • Drive Speed: 7200rpm
  • Max Transfer Rate 3Gbps (300Mbps)
  • Cooling Heat Transfer Technology
  • Built-In Health Monitoring
  • Designed & Tested in The USA

The 750 GB PortaGig 50 Portable Hard Drive (7200rpm) from Glyph Technology is a fast, powerful, and compact portable hard drive perfect for media professionals. With dual FireWire-800 ports, a USB port, and an eSATA port, the portable hard drive can connect to a wide variety of devices. The drive supports a bus-powered option, or can be powered using the provided AC adapter. Boasting 750 GB of space and running at 7200rpm, the PortaGig is a high-quality hard drive for all your media needs.

Connectivity
The PortaGig 50 has a small, portable, aluminum case and runs quietly with its fanless design. Connected by FireWire-800, USB or eSATA, it reports the drive's health and temperature as a background task using Glyph Manager, notifying you if your drive needs attention. PortaGig 50 has a rear power switch, uses an Oxford 934 chip and is finished off with a classic Glyph styling and a stainless steel face plate. Designed for field recording, moving audio, video, graphics and prepress files, it includes a universal power supply
Speeds and Performance
The PortaGig 50 drive runs at a fast 7200rpm and uses Seagate SATA II hard disk mechanisms.
Tested and Approved
The PortaGig 50 has been qualified with Digidesign Pro Tools to support over 70 tracks of 24-bit/48k audio, with edits.
Performance
Capacity 750 GB
Interface FireWire-800, USB 2.0, eSATA
Drive Speed 7200rpm
Cache 8 MB
Average Seek Time 8ms
Sustained Data Transfer Rate eSATA: 83 MB/s Read, 81 MB/s Write
FireWire-800: 76 MB/s Read, 65 MB/s Write
System Requirements Mac OS 8.6, 9.x, or 10.x; Windows 98SE, 2000, XP, Vista, or 7; Unix; Linux; BSD
General
Mounting External
Power Requirements Bus-Powered Option (requires two USB ports)
AC 100-240V 50/60 Hz
Environmental Requirements Not Specified by Manufacturer
Dimensions (WxHxD) 4.8 x 1 x 3.6" (12.2 x 2.5 x 9.1cm)
Weight 0.5 lb (0.3kg)
Glyph Technologies 750GB PortaGig 50 Portable Hard Drive (7200rpm)
  • FireWire 800 (9-Pin to 9-Pin) Cable
  • USB (A to Mini-B) Y-Cable
  • External AC Power Supply
  • 3-Year Full Warranty
  • 2-Year Free Basic Data Recovery
  • 1-Year Advance Replacement (US Continental 48 States Only)
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    Hubs

    Kramer -  VS30FW 3-Port FireWire-800 Repeater/Hub
    • You Pay: $140.00
     

    Host Adapters

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    Sonnet -  Tempo SATA E2P 2-Port eSATA PCI Express Host Adapter - Mac/Win
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