Pros

  • Dual eSATA and USB interfaces
  • Comes with good disk imaging software

Cons

  • Manuals are online-only

At A Glance

A basic direct attached box, with solid imaging software (and bundled software for Mac users, too).

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.apricorn.com

The Specs

Storage
Drive size 1500.0 GB
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • USB 2.0
  • External SATA-300
USB 2.0 Yes
Serial ATA External SATA-300
Included Software
Included Software
  • Windows: EZ Gig II ckup & Disaster Recovery Software, Microsoft Sync Toy, Apricorn Smart-ER - SMART error reporting software
  • Macintosh: ShirtPocket SuperDuper!, Qdea Synchronize! X, Apricorn Encrypter
Hardware
Installation Kit Hardware
  • USB Cable
  • AC power adapter
  • external Shielded eSATA Cable

Performance

Performance
Test Version 2.0
External Write - Files and Folders 68.95
Primary Volume - Virus Scan 126.97
External Write - Large File 36.44
External Read - Files and Folders 57.05
External Read - Large File 36.3
Primary Volume - Windows File Search 98.87