Pros

  • Dual eSATA and USB interface
  • Stylish case

Cons

  • Nothing of note

At A Glance

Basic DAS with imaging software.

Manufacturer’s Description

BlackArmor WS 100 ST310005BWA1E2-RK Hard Drive a powerful external storage and backup solution for your digital assets. The BlackArmor Backup software, preloaded on the drive, offers full-system backup, which includes the operating system, all of your programs, setting, email. Everything! Plus, you can choose to safeguard your backed up files with AES 256-bit government-grade encryption.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.seagate.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number ST310005BWA1E2RK
Storage
Drive size 1000.0 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
  • BlackArmor Backup
  • SafetyDrill+ Bare Metal Restore
Hardware
Installation Kit Hardware
  • USB cable
  • Base stand
  • power supply
  • attachable feet

Performance

Performance
Primary Volume - Virus Scan 142.35
External Read - Files and Folders 60.86
External Read - Large File 40.81
Primary Volume - Windows File Search 104.94
External Write - Files and Folders 66.3
External Write - Large File 36.54
Test Version 2.0