The 500 GB USB 3.0 External Hard Disk Drive with A/V Link from Sony is an A/V optimized, secure and reliable device that allows you to back up, store and transport important files, digital images, MP3s and videos. With the supplied USB cable, you can view stored content directly on a compatible TV and also back up photos and videos directly from a compatible Handycam without a PC.
The hard drive is optimized for A/V devices; you can easily view stored videos and photos directly on your compatible TV. Use the supplied USB cable (Direct Copy) to back up videos and photos directly from your compatible Handycam camcorder without the need for a PC. It works with select Sony Blu-ray Disc TM and PlayStation3 (PS3TM) systems to play back content on your TV. Direct Copy requires a compatible Handycam camcorder and AC power for the camcorder.
It features a sleek, contemporary casing and a USB 3.0 interface. Furthermore, it is backwards compatible with USB 2.0.
It is equipped with preloaded software that delivers up to 3x faster data transfer*, password protection and easy data backup.**
*The Data Transfer Accelerator software for Windows increases USB 3.0 transfer speed by 10 seconds when copying 500 MBs of data to the unit, based on Sony internal testing. Transfer speed may vary
** PC Software only for Windows (installer preloaded on drive): Data Transfer Accelerator, Backup Manager, Password Protection Manager, FAT32 Formatter
Can be used to back up, store and transport your important files, digital images, MP3s and videos. The hard drive is compatible with Windows and Mac. New apps are delivered to you automatically.
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Sony 500 GB USB 3.0 External Hard Disk Drive with A/V Link