- USB 3.0 connectivity for transfer rates up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0. Fully compatible with USB 2.0 and USB 1.1 systems, too.
- Included backup software lets you protect files on your computer against loss or damage. Nero BackItUp & Burn Essentials software allows full system backup and restore functions.
- For PCs and Macs. Included software lets you easily format the drive to your own requirements. Supports FAT32, NTFS and HFS+ (Mac) file systems.
- Energy-saving software included. Reduces power consumption when the drive is not in use.
- Can be positioned vertically or horizontally, as needed. Ventilation slots allow quiet operation, without a fan.
|device connector type||USB 3.0|
|rotational speed||7200 rpm|
|storage capacity||1 TB|
|maximum data transfer rate||5 Gbps|
|System Requirements||Interface: USB 3.0 / 2.0 / USB 1.1 port; Compatibility: Windows 2000 / XP / Vista / 7 / 8, Mac OS X 10.1 or higher, Linux kernel 2.6 and higher|
|hard drive type||hard drive|
|drive connector type||USB 3.0|
|Product Line||Store 'n' Save|
|package contents||1TB Store 'n' Save Desktop Hard Drive, USB 3.0 - Black; USB 3.0 Cable; User Guide; AC Adapter|
|Product Name||1TB Store 'n' Save Desktop Hard Drive, USB 3.0 - Black|
|manufacturer||Verbatim Americas, LLC|
|postconsumer recycled content||0%|
|buffer size||0 MB|
|dimensions||1.56"H x 4.44"W x 7.93"D|
|total recycled content||0%|
|operating system compatibility||Windows 2000; Windows XP; Windows Vista; Windows 7; Mac OS X 10.1+; Linux kernal 2.6+|
|Platform Supported||PC; Mac; Linux|
|Product Type||external hard drive|
|warranty length||7-year limited|
From the Manufacturer|
SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.1 Gen 1)SuperSpeed USB delivers effortless audio/video streaming, music and photos to your home, office, car, and anywhere in between. SuperSpeed USB transfers data up to 5Gbps, up to 10X faster than Hi-Speed USB. SuperSpeed USB works with all USB products. It’s backward compatible with USB 2.0.
USB 3.1 SpecificationThe USB 3.1 specification includes definitions for both 5Gbps (Gen 1) and 10Gbps (Gen 2) data rates:
- USB 3.1 Gen 1 – SuperSpeed USB (Products signal at 5Gbps)
- USB 3.1 Gen 2 – SuperSpeed USB 10Gbps (products signal at 10Gbps)
Note: The terms USB 3.1 Gen 1 and USB 3.0 are synonymous
What the Logos Mean to YouTo use the SuperSpeed USB logo and icons, products must pass USB-IF certification testing to ensure they are built to meet the USB specifications and interoperate with other USB devices. This means you can be confident that Certified USB products will work with other Certified USB products. This content is being provided for educational purposes only and does not imply that the associated product has been certified. To confirm if a device has been certified, visit the www.usb.org website or look for the Certified SuperSpeed USB logo on the product or product packaging.
Desktop hard drives – the ultimate in capacity!
Desktop hard drives continue to be one of the best solutions for adding storage capacity to a PC whose internal drive bays or connections are maxed out. It is always easier and cheaper to add a new external hard drive rather than buy an entirely new PC simply for additional space.
Also, a desktop hard drive:
- Offers a higher memory capacity
- Allows you to schedule automatic file backups
- Has high rotational speeds for faster data transfer
High Memory Capacity
Desktop hard drives designed for home use or small businesses typically start at about 1TB of memory and go up to 3TB. As file sizes continue to increase with high-definition video, gaming files, etc., you will see larger and larger capacity drives. Many people choose to mirror the hard drive on their desktop or laptop computer. Mirroring a drive means you copy everything including software—so in the event your entire system crashes, you can re-create your computer from scratch. Desktop hard drives offer the capacity you need to mirror effectively.
Schedule Automatic Backups
Desktop hard drives hold large amounts of information and allow you to schedule regular backups automatically – that’s one less thing you have to remember. Often, a desktop hard drive features free backup software you download once and forget about! You can choose to schedule daily, weekly or monthly backups; how often you use your computer and edit files should help you determine the frequency of backups.
High Rotational Speeds
The larger the files, the longer it takes them to transfer. If you are a multimedia master, you typically work with high-definition audio, video, photo and gaming files. Moving those files brings transfer speed into play. Desktop hard drives are available in 5400 RPM and 7200 RPM models. The faster the rotational speeds, the faster you can copy data from other external sources such as cameras, memory cards and more.Verbatim desktop hard drives come in high capacities that deliver outstanding quality, performance and reliability. Great for saving photos, videos, games and all types of multimedia files—our desktop drives are available in multiple interfaces such as USB 3.0 and USB 3.0/FireWire 800 combination! Verbatim stands behind our products and our warranty proves it -Verbatim hard drives come backed by a 7-year warranty!
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