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.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.maxtorsolutions.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number G01W010
Inventory Number 25411
Storage
Drive size 1500.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 7200.0 RPM
Ports and Connections
Firewire FireWire 800
Available Interfaces
  • FireWire 800
  • USB 2.0
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
Primary Volume - Virus Scan 137.12
External Read - Files and Folders 70.45
External Read - Large File 49.49
Primary Volume - Windows File Search 110.16
External Write - Files and Folders 90.6
External Write - Large File 55.23
Test Version 2.0