Pros

  • Good performance

Cons

  • Hard-to-access drives

At A Glance

This model's performance and backup software are impressive, but its drives are not readily accessible.

Manufacturer’s Description

Designed for creative professionals who need the disk striping speed of RAID 0 for intensive disk-access applications or the security of RAID 1 for automatically mirroring data, the Maxtor OneTouch III, Turbo Edition provides an easy to use wizard interface for configuring your system for optimal performance.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number G01W010
Inventory Number 25411
Storage
Drive size 1500.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 7200.0 RPM
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • FireWire 800
  • USB 2.0
Firewire FireWire 800
USB 2.0 Yes
Included Software
Included Software
  • Restrospect Express HD
  • Maxtor OneTouch software
General
Buffer Size 16.0 MB
Hardware
Installation Kit Hardware
  • USB cable
  • FireWire 800 cable
  • FireWire 400 cable
  • power adapter

Performance

PC World Test Center
Interface tested FireWire 800
Performance
Test Version 2.0
External Write - Files and Folders 90.6
Primary Volume - Virus Scan 137.12
External Write - Large File 55.23
External Read - Files and Folders 70.45
External Read - Large File 49.49
Primary Volume - Windows File Search 110.16