Pros

  • USB, Firewire 400/800, eSATA interfaces.
  • All necessary cables included.

Cons

  • Rather heavy.

At A Glance

A handsome, rugged drive with universal connectivity.

Manufacturer’s Description

When performance counts, Verbatim's Professional Quad-Interface Hard Drive now offers a desktop drive with multiple interfaces including eSATA ll, FireWire 800, FireWire 400, and USB 2.0. Blazing at data transfer rates up to 3000Mb/s through the most demanding applications allowing you to work more and wait less. Each drive is constructed of a durable aluminum casing and silent cooling fan for heat dissipation.The external hard drive includes Nero BackItUp Essentials software that allows you to automatically back up your personal content. Nero BackItUp incorporates scheduling, backup sets and encryption of your files with password control.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 96798
Storage
Drive size 1000.0 GB
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • FireWire 800
  • USB 2.0
  • External SATA-300
Firewire FireWire 800
USB 2.0 Yes
Serial ATA External SATA-300
Included Software
Included Software Nero BackItUp Essentials

Performance

Performance
Primary Volume - Virus Scan 139.29
External Read - Files and Folders 60.81
External Read - Large File 37.25
Primary Volume - Windows File Search 103.18
External Write - Files and Folders 75.56
External Write - Large File 37.86
Test Version 2.0