OWC / Other World Computing Mercury Elite-AL Pro Dual-Interface External Hard Drive (1TB)

OWC / Other World Computing Mercury Elite-AL Pro Dual-Interface External Hard Drive (1TB)

OWC / Other World Computing Mercury Elite-AL Pro Dual-Interface External Hard Drive (1TB)

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Product Highlights

  • 1TB External Hard Drive
  • 7200rpm
  • USB 2.0
  • FireWire 400
  • Plug-and-Play
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  • 1Description

The Mercury Elite-AL Pro is a 7200rpm, Dual-Interface External Hard Drive from Other World Computing. Designed with the Mac Pro in mind, this sleek drive features the fastest SATA drive mechanisms available. With its USB 2.0 and FireWire 400 interfaces, this drives ensures connectivity with most any system.

High Performance
The high-speed Oxford 934 bridge chipset combined with the fastest SATA drive mechanisms available allow Mercury Elite-AL Pro solutions to deliver the fastest single drive transfer rates possible, with any drive up to 2TB.
High Reliability
A top-notch design and the best components available ensure the Mercury Elite-AL Pro is built to last, with an included 3-year warranty to back it up!
High Portability
In addition to the compact and shock-resistant design, the Mercury Elite-AL Pro offers two FireWire 400 ports and one USB 2.0 port for easy plug-and-play on virtually any system with a FireWire port and even includes the cables.
Designed to complement any user's system, the Mercury Elite-AL Pro was created with the Mac Pro system in mind as a starting point, but as the pictures show, it's a fine storage solution for any computer. Also, a blue activity LED complements the design recessed behind the front grille showing when your drive is being accessed.
In the Box
OWC / Other World Computing Mercury Elite-AL Pro Dual-Interface External Hard Drive (1TB)
  • 36" Double Shielded FireWire 400 Cable
  • 36" Double Shielded USB 2.0 Cable
  • External Power Adapter
  • Vertical Stand
  • Owner's Manual
  • Backup Software CD
  • 3-Year Limited Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Chipset Oxford Semiconductor 934
    Interface SATA (Serial ATA)
    Capacity 1TB
    Drive Speed 7200rpm
    Cache 32MB
    Ports Two FireWire 400 (6-pin) ports
    One USB 2.0 (5-pin) port
    Maximum Transfer Rate FireWire 400: 400Mb/s
    USB 2.0: 480Mb/s
    USB 1.1: 12Mb/s
    Format Pre-formatted for Mac OS X
    System Requirements Mac: Mac OS 8.6 to 9.2.2, Mac OS X 10.0.x or later and an available USB 1.1 or FireWire 400 port
    USB 2.0 is supported on Mac OS MAC x 10.2.8 and up
    Mac computers with FireWire 800 ports can connect to this drive but you will need the proper FireWire 400-to-800 cable. Data will transfer at the FireWire 400 rate. Please ensure that your Mac OS version supports this beforehand

    Windows: Windows 98SE or later and an available FireWire 400 or USB 2.0/1.1 port
    Power Supply 100-240VAC, 50 / 60Hz
    Temperature Operating: 41 to 131°F (5 to 55°C)
    Non-Operating: -40 to 149°F (-40 to 65°C)
    Humidity Operating: 8 to 90° RH (Non-condensing)
    Non-Operating: 5 to 95° RH (Non-condensing)
    Shock Operating: 65G 2mS
    Non-Operating: 175G 2mS
    Vibration Operating: 1.0G (5-300Hz)
    Non-Operating: 5.0G (5-500Hz)
    MTBF 1,200,000 hours
    Dimensions (HxWxD) 5.5 x 1.5 x 9" (139.7 x 38.1 x 228.6 mm)
    Weight 2.7 lb (1.2 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 12.2 x 8.7 x 3.6"

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