OWC / Other World Computing Mercury On-the-Go Pro 500GB Hard Drive

OWC / Other World Computing Mercury On-the-Go Pro 500GB Hard Drive

OWC / Other World Computing Mercury On-the-Go Pro 500GB Hard Drive

B&H # OWMOTG58500 MFR # OWCMS8U3H5500GB
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Expected availability: 7-14 business days

Product Highlights

  • 500GB Drive Capacity
  • USB 3.0 / 2.0 Compatible
  • FireWire 800/400 Support
  • 8MB Drive Cache
  • 5400 rpm Drive Speed
  • Preformatted FAT32 for Windows & Mac
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Drive Speed: 5400rpm

5400rpm 7200rpm
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  • 1Description

With a variety of connection options Mercury On-the-Go Pro 500GB Hard Drive from Other World Computing can easily be connected to a variety of computer configurations. This mobile hard drive features FireWire 800/400 and USB 3.0 ports and comes compatible with both Windows and Mac based computers. Whether connecting via the FireWire or USB ports, users also benefit from near silent operation as this drive comes with a fanless design. The Mercury On-the-Go Pro comes pre-formatted for the Mac OS X operating system and requires a simple reformat to be used on Windows PCs. Regardless of the OS it is being used on users can also take advantage of both backup and utility software simplifying the process of creating system backups.

Compact and Versatile
The Bus powered OWC Mercury On-The-Go drive includes both FireWire 800 and USB 3.0 connectivity making it both compact and versatile.
Cool and Silent
The OWC Mercury On-The-Go's fanless design offers near silent operation while still keeping your drive cool. The built-in aluminum heatsink underneath the drive and pass-through cooling vents on the top of the case work in tandem to provide optimum results.
Fast and Reliable
The OWC Mercury On-The-Go uses Oxford and ASMedia chipset for both FireWire 800/400 and USB 3.0. The chipsets are designed to work with SATA hard drives and SSDs.
Included Software Suite
•Prosoft Engineering Data Backup 3 for Mac OS X v10.2.8 or later
•Carbon Copy Cloner for Mac OS X 10.4 or later
•NovaStor NovaBACKUP Solution for Windows
•Intech SpeedTools Utilities
UPC: 812437020250
In the Box
OWC / Other World Computing Mercury On-the-Go Pro 500GB Hard Drive
  • 15" High Quality Double Shielded FireWire 800 Connecting Cable (9-9 Pin cable)
  • 16" High Quality Double Shielded USB 3.0/2.0/1.1 Certified Connecting Cable
  • Carrying Case
  • Backup and Utility Software CD
  • Over 1.5GB of Freeware/Shareware/Public Domain Software Installed
  • Complimentary Level 1 Data Recovery
  • Limited 3-Year OWC Solution Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Storage Capacity 500 GB
    Connection Interface 2 x FireWire 800 (9-Pin FireWire)
    1 x USB 3.0 (USB Mini-B)
    Maximum Read Speed Not specified by manufacturer
    Maximum Write Speed Not specified by manufacturer
    Pre-Format FAT32
    Internal Drive
    Internal Interface SATA (Unspecified)
    Type Hard Disk Drive
    Rotational Speed 5400 rpm
    Form Factor Not specified by manufacturer
    Cache Memory 8 MB
    Mean Time Between Failure 1,200,000 Hours
    External Enclosure
    Bus Power FireWire, USB
    Environmental Resistance Shock
    Operating Temperature 41 to 131°F / 5 to 55°C
    Storage Temperature -40 to 149°F / -40 to 65°C
    Dimensions (L x W x H) 5.5 x 3.5 x 1.0" / 14.0 x 8.9 x 2.4 cm
    Weight 0.6 lb / 0.3 kg
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 1.25 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 7.4 x 6.2 x 1.9"
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