Pros

  • Stylish design
  • Fast FireWire performance

Cons

  • No software

At A Glance

Distinguished by a boxier, more colorful design than its Airhawk sibling, the Rocport ID9 320GB performed almost as well.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.rocstor.com/

The Specs

Storage
Drive size 320.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 7200.0 RPM
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • FireWire 800
  • FireWire 400
  • USB 2.0
Firewire
  • FireWire 800
  • FireWire 400
USB 2.0 Yes
Warranty
Warranty information 1 Year
Warranty information 1 Year
Hardware
Installation Kit Hardware USB cable, FireWire 800 cable, FireWire 400 cable

Warranty Information

1 Year

Performance

PC World Test Center
Interface tested FireWire 800
External Performance, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit)
Copy Files Read, 3.68 GB 58.0   seconds
Copy Files & Folders Write, 3.68 GB 90.9   seconds
Copy Large File Read, 3.68 GB 47.1   seconds
Copy Large File Write, 3.68 GB 71.4   seconds
Install OpenOffice.org 3.1 46.3   seconds
Uninstall OpenOffice.org 3.1 75.0   seconds
Malware Scan 394.1   seconds
System Power, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit)
Copy Files & Folders Read, 3.68 GB 89.5   watts
Copy Files & Folders Write, 3.68 GB 86.4   watts
Copy Large File Read, 3.68 GB 89.9   watts
Copy Large File Write, 3.68 GB 87.0   watts
Install OpenOffice.org 3.1 89.1   watts
Uninstall OpenOffice.org 3.1 84.4   watts
Malware Scan 104.3   watts
System Idle State 84.1   watts
System Sleep State 83.7   watts
System Work State 95.9   watts