Apricorn 2.5" Aegis 500GB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive

Apricorn 2.5" Aegis 500GB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive

Apricorn 2.5" Aegis 500GB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive

B&H # APA253USB500 MFR # A25-3USB-500
Apricorn 2.5" Aegis 500GB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive

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Product Highlights

  • 500GB Capacity
  • Integrated USB 3.0 Cable
  • 5400 RPM Rotational Speed
  • Bus Powered
  • Up to 100 MB/s Data Transfer Rate
  • Hot-Swappable
  • Plug-and-Play Compatible
  • PC and Mac Support
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Capacity: 500GB

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  • 1Description

This sleek, lightweight 2.5" Aegis 500GB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive from Apricorn is designed to provide on-the-go storage. The built-in USB 3.0 cable not only transfers data at speeds up to 100 MB/s, it also powers the hot swappable hard drive. Hot swapping functionality eliminates the need to power down or eject the drive before removing it from your system. Simply plug this drive into a USB port on a Windows or Mac computer and begin transferring and backing up your data. The drive even features an 8 MB memory buffer, an average seek time of only 12 ms, and enhanced shock protection to ensure your important files are safe and secure.

Convenient portable design suitable for travelling
Integrated USB 3.0 cable for hassle-free connection
PC and Mac compatible
Bus-powered without requiring AC adapter
Suitable for moving files and synchronizing data between desktop and notebook computers
Enough capacity to backup or store your entire system, work files, MP3s, videos, and photos
Compatible with any USB port and operating system (Windows, Mac, Linux)
With a USB 3.0 interface, the drive offers data transfer speeds of over 100 MB/s (compared to 34 MB/s for USB 2.0) and can store a huge number of files.
UPC: 708326913805
In the Box
Apricorn 2.5" Aegis 500GB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive
  • Soft Travel Pouch
  • Auxiliary USB 3.0 Y-Cable
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Capacity 500 GB
    Data Transfer Rate USB 3.0: Up to 100 MB/s
    Power Supply Bus powered
    Buffer Size 8 MB
    Interface SuperSpeed USB 3.0 (backwards compatible with USB 2.0 and 1.1)
    Speed 5400 RPM
    Average Seek Time 12 ms
    Shock Non-Operating: 1000 G/1 ms
    Operating: 300 G/2 ms
    System Requirements Hardware: Pentium II CPU, Apple G3 or later, 128 MB RAM, USB, CD-ROM, or CD-R/RW drive
    Software:
    Windows 8, 7, 2000, XP, Vista
    Mac OS 9.2 or later and 10.X
    Approvals FCC, CE
    Dimensions 0.7 x 3.3 x 4.7" (19.0 x 84.5 x 120.0 mm)
    Weight 6.2 oz (175.8 g)

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