IoSafe Rugged Portable Aluminum SSD with 1-Year Data Recovery Service (500GB)

IoSafe Rugged Portable Aluminum SSD with 1-Year Data Recovery Service (500GB)

IoSafe Rugged Portable Aluminum SSD with 1-Year Data Recovery Service (500GB)

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Storage (SSD): 500GB

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  • 1Description

The 500GB Rugged Portable Aluminum SSD from ioSafe transfers your files to and from a computer via USB at a rate of up to 5 Gbps. It features USB 3.0 technology that keeps up with the fast transfer speeds and is backwards compatible with USB 2.0. Although the drive weighs only 1.3 lb, it can withstand weight of up to 2500 lb. With IP68-rated waterproof housing, the SSD protects your data from flood or full submersion up to 10 feet. It can also keep your data safe for up to 72 hours under fresh or salt water. For protection against theft, the SSD features a Kensington security slot machined into its solid metal outer wall. This slot supports a standard Kensington security cable (sold separately).

USB 3.0/eSATA SuperSpeed Interface
  • Transfers data at a speed of up to 5 Gbps via USB 3.0
  • 800 Mb/s via FireWire 800
Data Recovery Service
  • Includes one-time data recovery if needed for any reason (requires registration of product with ioSafe)
  • If the data recovery by ioSafe is not successful, ioSafe will pay up to $5,000 USD to a third-party data recovery service of its choice to extract the data
Software Support
  • Upon proper activation of Data Recovery Service, you can download Genie Timeline Pro full version backup software
  • Simple, block level, open file and OS Continuous Data Protection (CDP) software for Windows users
  • Disaster recovery for entire hard drive including programs and settings, roll back and AES encryption features for the ultimate protection
  • Apple Time Machine fully supported (reformat of device may be required)
  • After successful DRS activation, you can optionally download TrueCrypt AES-256 Encryption Compatible3; an open source, encryption software
  • CNC machined enclosure from a solid billet of aluminum (Al)
  • Crush resistant to up to 2500 lb
  • Full suspension in all six axes of motion
  • Optimized for data loss protection from drop and shock of 20’ drops
Protection Against Chemicals and More
  • The housing can protect your data for up to 1 hour at 12" depth when the drive is fully immersed in diesel fuel, oils, hydraulic fluids, or aircraft fuels
  • Also protects your data against continuous exposure to UV, blowing sand, blowing dust, rain, salt fog, icing, or freezing rain
  • Protects data even when USB plug is in
  • No requirement for a connector cap to retain data protection
UPC: 816519012867
In the Box
IoSafe Rugged Portable Aluminum SSD with 1-Year Data Recovery Service (500GB)
  • USB 3.0 Cable
  • USB 2.0 Y-type Cable
  • Limited 1-Year Data Recovery Service (DRS Pro) on Registration with IoSafe
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Storage 500 GB
    Interface FireWire 800, USB 3.0, USB 2.0
    Transfer Rate USB 3.0: Up to 5 Gbps
    FireWire 800: Up to 800 Mbps
    Protection Drop/Shock:
    20' (6 m) when not operating drop per MIL-STD-810G Method 516.5

    Chemical Exposure:
    Full Submersion: Up to 1 hour @ 12.0" (30.5 cm) depth per MIL-STD-810G Method 504

    Extreme Environment Exposure:
    Continuous exposure to UV, blowing sand, blowing dust, rain, salt fog, icing or freezing rain, 24 hours per MIL-STD-810G Methods 505.4, 506.4, 509.4 and 510

    High Altitude:
    30,000' (9144 m) per MIL-STD-810G Method 500.4 Crush:
    2500 lb (1134 kg); distributed load applied evenly across any face of the drive housing; point loads may result in data loss at lower load values

    Kensington Lock Slot compatible
    System Requirements For Windows:
    ioSafe Rugged Portable USB 3.0 is formatted with an NTFS file system, the default for Windows operating systems

    For Mac:
    ioSafe Rugged Portable FireWire 800 is pre-formatted and supported on Mac using the G3 (or later) or Intel processor
    When connecting a USB 3.0 version of the ioSafe Rugged Portable to a Mac, the drive will need to be reformatted once connected as this device is originally formatted for Windows PC users and has an NTFS file system format
    Supported OS Mac OS 10.3 or later
    Windows 7/ Vista (SP2) / XP (SP3)
    Ambient Temperature Operating: 32 to 95°F (0 to 35°C)
    Non-Operating: -40 to 149°F (-40 to 65°C)
    Humidity Operating (Non-Condensing):
    5 to 80%

    Non-Operating (Fresh or Salt Water):

    Water Submersion:
    Up to 72 hours @ 10' (3 m) depth per IP68
    Dimensions 3.9 x 5.7 x 1.0" (9.9 x 14.5 x 2.5 cm)
    Weight 1.3 lb (0.6 kg)

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