Pros

  • Stylish, dockable design
  • Includes imaging backup software

Cons

  • Nothing of note

At A Glance

Seagate's stylish BlackArmor portable gains blazing fast USB 3.0 performance.

Manufacturer’s Description

Business-grade software, a reliable Seagate hard drive and exceptionally slim form factor make the BlackArmor PS 110 portable drive a powerful mobile 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, e-mail. 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 ST905003BPA1E1RK
Storage
Drive size 500.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 7200.0 RPM
Drive type External
Warranty
Warranty information 5 Years
Warranty information 5 Years
Included Software
Included Software Seagate BlackArmor Backup for Windows
Hardware
Installation Kit Hardware USB 3.0 cable, USB power cable, USB 3.0 PC card adapter

Warranty Information

5 Years

Performance

External Performance, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit)
Copy Files Read, 3.68 GB 58.9   seconds
Copy Files & Folders Write, 3.68 GB 73.2   seconds
Copy Large File Read, 3.68 GB 48.0   seconds
Copy Large File Write, 3.68 GB 44.4   seconds
Install OpenOffice.org 3.1 52.0   seconds
Uninstall OpenOffice.org 3.1 81.2   seconds
Malware Scan 389.0   seconds
System Power, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit)
Copy Files & Folders Read, 3.68 GB 88.4   watts
Copy Files & Folders Write, 3.68 GB 86.2   watts
Copy Large File Read, 3.68 GB 87.7   watts
Copy Large File Write, 3.68 GB 89.1   watts
Install OpenOffice.org 3.1 86.8   watts
Uninstall OpenOffice.org 3.1 83.8   watts
Malware Scan 102.9   watts
System Idle State 81.7   watts
System Sleep State 81.6   watts
System Work State 95.1   watts