Glyph Technologies 8TB Blackbox PRO 7200 rpm USB-C 3.1 Gen 2 External Hard Drive

BH #GLBBPR8000 • MFR #BBPR8000
Glyph Technologies 8TB Blackbox PRO 7200 rpm USB-C 3.1 Gen 2 External Hard Drive
Key Features
  • 8TB Storage Capacity
  • USB-C 3.1 Gen 2 Interface
  • 7200 rpm Rotational Speed
  • Up to 260 MB/s Data Transfer Speed
With an electro galvanized, cold rolled, coil steel and aluminum enclosure, the 8TB Blackbox PRO 7200 rpm USB-C 3.1 Gen 2 External Hard Drive from Glyph Technologies is designed to protect your important data from the elements. Inside this rugged housing is a 8TB hard drive featuring USB-C 3.1 connectivity, making it simple to connect directly to Mac computers, as it comes preformatted HFS+. The drive is also compatible with Windows based computers; all that is needed is a quick reformat of the drive. Regardless of the operating system, the Blackbox PRO hard drive spins at 7200 rpm, supports a transfer rate of up to 260 MB/s to transfer even large files quickly and efficiently, and is also compatible with Thunderbolt 3 ports. For added peace of mind, Glyph offers limited 2-year level 1 data recovery, limited 1-year advanced replacement of the drive, and a limited 3-year hardware warranty. Included with the Blackbox PRO is a USB-C to USB-C cable, a USB-C to USB-A cable, a removable external cover, and an external power adapter.
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Glyph Technologies External HDD Overview

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With an electro galvanized, cold rolled, coil steel and aluminum enclosure, the 8TB Blackbox PRO 7200 rpm USB-C 3.1 Gen 2 External Hard Drive from Glyph Technologies is designed to protect your important data from the elements. Inside this rugged housing is a 8TB hard drive featuring USB-C 3.1 connectivity, making it simple to connect directly to Mac computers, as it comes preformatted HFS+. The drive is also compatible with Windows based computers; all that is needed is a quick reformat of the drive. Regardless of the operating system, the Blackbox PRO hard drive spins at 7200 rpm, supports a transfer rate of up to 260 MB/s to transfer even large files quickly and efficiently, and is also compatible with Thunderbolt 3 ports. For added peace of mind, Glyph offers limited 2-year level 1 data recovery, limited 1-year advanced replacement of the drive, and a limited 3-year hardware warranty. Included with the Blackbox PRO is a USB-C to USB-C cable, a USB-C to USB-A cable, a removable external cover, and an external power adapter.

General Features
Rugged Storage for the Rugged Professional
The Blackbox PRO is a tough, professional external hard drive that features USB-C 3.1 technology, a professional power supply, and optimized cooling. This drive also works with USB 3.0 and 2.0 connections, making the Blackbox PRO both future proof and backwards compatible.
Time Machine Compatible
The Glyph Blackbox PRO comes prefomatted HFS+ with Journaling and is Time Machine compatible out of the box. With a simple reformat the Blackbox PRO can be used with computers running the Windows OS.
USB 3.1 Gen 2
Doubling the speed of its predecessor, USB 3.1 Gen 2 features a maximum throughput of 10 Gb/s when used with compatible devices.
Stay Cool Under Pressure
Don't be afraid to put the Blackbox PRO to work. The rugged aluminum shell acts as a heatsink, keeping the internal hard drive at its optimal temperature to deliver higher sustained speeds.
UPC: 691450002470

Glyph Technologies External HDD Specs

Key Specs
System Connection
USB-C 3.1/3.2 Gen 2
Storage Capacity
8 TB SATA 3.5" HDD (7200 rpm)
Read Speed
Maximum: 260 MB/s
Power Source
Included AC Adapter
Storage Capacity
8 TB SATA 3.5" HDD (7200 rpm)
Read Speed
Maximum: 260 MB/s
Write Speed
Maximum: 260 MB/s
Default OS Support
macOS
Reliability / Data Integrity
Encryption
No
External Enclosure
Material
Aluminum
Cooling System
Passive
Electrical
Power Source
Included AC Adapter
AC Input Power
100 to 240 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz at 0.6 A
General
Dimensions
8.2 x 5.1 x 1.7" / 208.3 x 129.5 x 43.2 mm
Packaging Info
Package Weight
4.43 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
10.8 x 10.4 x 2.6"

Glyph Technologies External HDD Reviews

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What is the input voltage range for the ...

What is the input voltage range for the transformer?
Asked by: Sam
Input: 100-240V ~ 50/60Hz 0.6A Max Output: 12V — 2000mA FYI: the drive includes all the adapters you need for overseas
Answered by: Naphtali
Date published: 2020-11-23

Can I Daisy Chain this with Glyph Technologies ...

Can I Daisy Chain this with Glyph Technologies Blackbox PRO 8TB 2-Bay Thunderbolt 3 RAID Array with Hub
Asked by: Mohamed
Yes, the Glyph Technologies 8TB Blackbox PRO 7200 rpm USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C External Hard Drive can be daisy chained through the Glyph Technologies Blackbox PRO 8TB 2-Bay Thunderbolt 3 RAID Array with Hub.
Answered by: Kennethc
Date published: 2023-08-25

Does the Glyph drive support 256 bit AES ...

Does the Glyph drive support 256 bit AES encryption?
Asked by: Bruce
Unfortunately it does not support 256 bit AES it's supports 128 bit encryption.
Answered by: ilich
Date published: 2020-07-01

Does this come with a manufacturer warranty? If ...

Does this come with a manufacturer warranty? If so, what does it cover and for how long?
Asked by: Justin
Yes, the Glyph Technologies Blackbox PRO comes with a manufacturer's warranty which includes 3 years of hardware coverage, 2 years of level-1 data recovery, and 1 year of advanced replacement.
Answered by: calvinm
Date published: 2023-08-21

Can this drive be configured to use with windows ...

Can this drive be configured to use with windows and MacBook? i use two laptops, windows and MacBook.
Asked by: Niranjana
Yes. I would suggest formatting it on a Mac in disc utility for Xfat. And then you would be able to use it both on a PC and a Mac
Answered by: Moe
Date published: 2023-03-24

The 12 TB model is listed as "Enterprise" in the ...

The 12 TB model is listed as "Enterprise" in the title, however is the internal HDD itself (not the casing unit) being included as part of the enterprise-quality claim too (i.e. regarding warranty and MTBF)?
Asked by: Stuart
The reference to the enterprise is about the drive itself.
Answered by: Daniel
Date published: 2022-11-28

Does this drive need AC power or can it be ...

Does this drive need AC power or can it be powered through USB-C?
Asked by: Ryan
This drive requires AC power to function
Answered by: jaime
Date published: 2021-02-08

Can you daisy chain two drives together?

Can you daisy chain two drives together?
Asked by: Barbara
This BH #GLBBPR18KENT • MFR #BBPR18000ENT only has one port. It is not capable of daisy chaining.
Answered by: Reuben
Date published: 2022-02-25
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