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Iomega 500GB eGo Portable Ruby Red USB 3.0 2.5" (With Iomega Power Grip Band Protector)

Fast, sleek, and rugged

Product overview

Discontinued

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eGo? Portable Hard Drive, SuperSpeed USB3.0

The Iomega® eGo™ Portable Hard Drive offers a stylish look that is fast, sleek, and rugged. Now with a SuperSpeed USB 3.0 interface you can save your media in a fraction of the time - up to 10 times faster than with USB 2.0. You'll need a PC with a USB 3.0 port for the best performance (drive is backward compatible for USB 2.0 use). 256-bit hardware encryption built-in for your data security (PC only) and Iomega Protection Suite software is included at no additional cost (software available via easy download) with antivirus and backup software. Plus, the Iomega Drop Guard™ Xtreme feature helps protect the drive from drops up to 7 feet! Drive comes with the Iomega Power Grip Band and is protected by a 3-year limited warranty when you register your product.

What You Get

  • Iomega eGo USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive
  • Iomega Power Grip Band
  • USB 3.0/2.0 "Y" Cable
  • Quick Install Guide
  • HTML User Manual and Help Files
  • Iomega Protection Suite software license included, software via download (PC only)
  • Trend Micro™ Internet Security - 1 year Free via download
  • Three year limited warranty with product registration

Tech Specs

  • Preformatted and hot plug-and-play
  • No AC adapter needed
  • Compatible with PC and Mac
  • Data Transfer Rates: USB 3.0 - 5Gbits/s
  • Hardware Encryption: 256-Bit AES Encrypted Storage Controller

What You Need

PC Users

  • 300 MHz processor or higher
  • Built-in USB connection
  • Requires USB 3.0 port or ExpressCard™ or PCIe slot for best performance
  • Microsoft® Windows® Vista™* / XP Home / XP Professional / Windows 7 (32-bit)
  • 256MB RAM or higher as required by operating system

Mac® Users

  • Mac® PowerPC G3 or Intel Core Duo processor
  • Mac OS X 10.4 - 10.6 or higher
  • USB 2.0 speeds apply
  • Must be reformatted for use with Mac
  • 128MB RAM or higher as required by operating system

Dimensions

  • 500GB Drive:12.9cm x 9.0cm x 2.2cm (L x W x H)
  • 500GB Drive: 0.2 kg

Specifications

Summary

Product Description
Iomega eGo Portable - hard drive - 500 GB - USB 3.0
Type
Hard drive - external (portable)
Capacity
500 GB
Interface
USB 3.0
Data Transfer Rate
5.0 Gbps (USB 3.0)
Features
DropGuard Xtreme, rugged pocket-sized design, 256-bit AES
Power Source
USB bus
Enclosure Colour
Ruby Red
Dimensions (WxDxH)
9 cm x 12.9 cm x 2.2 cm
Weight
200 g
Manufacturer Warranty
3 years warranty
Bundled with
Iomega Power Grip Band hard drive protector

Detail

General

Device Type
Hard drive - external (portable)
Capacity
500 GB
Interface
USB 3.0
Features
DropGuard Xtreme, rugged pocket-sized design, 256-bit AES
Width
9 cm
Depth
12.9 cm
Height
2.2 cm
Weight
200 g
Bundled with
Iomega Power Grip Band hard drive protector

Performance

Interface Transfer Rate
5.0 Gbps (USB 3.0)

Expansion & Connectivity

Interfaces
1 x USB 3.0

Power

Power Source
USB bus

Software & System Requirements

Software Included
Iomega Protection Suite
OS Required
Microsoft Windows Vista / XP / 7, Apple MacOS X 10.4 - 10.6
System Requirements Details
Windows XP/Vista/7 - 300 MHz - RAM 256 MB , MacOS X 10.4.x - 10.6.x - RAM 128 MB

Miscellaneous

Cables Included
1 x USB cable - external
Compliant Standards
Plug and Play
Enclosure Colour
Ruby Red

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support
3 years warranty
Limited warranty - 3 years
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