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 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 hardward encryption is built-in for data security (PC only) and Iomega Protection Suite including anti-virus and backup software is included at no additional cost (software available via easy download). Plus, the Iomega Drop Guard Xtreme feature helps protect the drive from drops up to 7 feet! Available in 2 colors (Ruby Red and Midnight Blue) with the Iomega Power Grip band and a 3-year limited warranty is included when you register your product.
From the Manufacturer
The portable USB 3.0 drive —
Fast, compact, and durable
Transfer Files Faster than Ever Before!
Iomega® makes powerful use of SuperSpeed USB 3.0 technology in our line of eGo™ Portable Hard Drives. The SuperSpeed USB 3.0 interface is super fast with up to 10 times the transfer speed of USB 2.0. Now you can save all your photos, music, and videos in a fraction of the time.
eGo USB 3.0 portable hard drives come in three stylish colors
FAST and MOBILE
- Perfect for everyday use, applications like video editing, large file transfers, or backup
- Built specifically for the USB 3.0 standard, backwards compatible with all USB 2.0 ports
- Blazing transfer speeds up to 5Gbits per second
- Built in 256-bit hardware encryption
- Easy to use, just plug and play — all cables included
Perfect for all users: Mobile, Digital Enthusiasts, Students
- Rugged Iomega Drop Guard™ Xtreme feature helps protect the drive from drops up to 7 feet when using the matching Iomega Power Grip Band (included)
- Sturdy enclosure that looks great
- A three-year limited warranty is included when you register your purchase
SECURE and COST-EFFECTIVE
Iomega comes with premium technology without a premium price. A great suite of software is available via download to enhance and protect your data. Iomega® Protection Suite includes:
Trend Micro™ Internet Security software guards your PC from the latest threats while giving you the freedom to browse and shop online. It provides your PC with anti-virus, anti-spyware, 2-way firewall, and web security protection. Iomega® QuikProtect provides simple file-level protection and automated drag-and-drop backup options.
You'll need a computer with a USB 3.0 port for the best performance. A PCI adapter card is available (sold separately) that you can insert into your computer's PCI slot to upgrade your USB 2.0 computer to USB 3.0. Plus, these drives are backward compatible, so you can use them with a USB 2.0 computer if necessary (USB 2.0 speeds apply, cable included).
- Mac OS X 10.4 – 10.6
- USB 2.0 speeds apply
- Drive must be reformatted for use with Mac
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