The CalDigit AV Drive (1TB) With USB 3.0 Card For Laptop combines a high-quality desktop external drive and SuperSpeed Express Card for your PC or Mac laptop. This combo of gear facilitates quick safe storage and backup from your laptop to the 1TB AV Drive via high-speed USB 3.0 connectivity. It reaches rotational speeds of 7200 RPM, enjoys a 32 MB cache and is compatible with both PC and Mac.
The USB 3.0 interface can achieve transfer rates up to 5 Gbps. In order to make their drive more flexible, CalDigit has also equipped the AV Drive with two FireWire 800 ports. Plus, the USB 3.0 is backward compatible with USB 2.0 interfaces as well.
Inside the drive, CalDigit has preloaded AV Drive Assistant, Carbon Copy Cloner, an Intuitive RAID Tool and the software to ensure the AV Drive is Time Machine Ready. The AV Drive also features an intelligent cooling fan and automatic Power Management. The fan runs only when extra cooling is needed. It monitors the temperature, which prevents overheating. The Ambient Temperature Control keeps the drive cool and increases its longevity and reliability. Even the design, with a striking aluminum chassis, works towards heat dissipation.
The Power Management enables automatic turning On and Off in concert with the host computer. Features like this make the AV Drive more energy efficient and environmentally friendly.
|AV Drive Assistant:||The AV Drive Assistant makes it easy to install and format your drive|
|Average Seek Time:||8.9 ms|
|Cache (Buffer) size:||32 MB|
|Carbon Copy Cloner:||The inclusion of user friendly software like Carbon Copy Cloner makes it easy to clone, backup, schedule and synchronize your data|
|Dimensions (W x H x D):||5.4 x 1.8 x 8.3" (13.6 x 4.6 x 21.1 cm)|
|Fan:||Rated Voltage: DC 12 V, 45mA Speed: 3700 RPM (±10%) Airflow: 3.5 CFM (ft3/min) Noise Level: 16 dB(A)|
|Fan Size:||1.6 x 1.6 x 0.4" (4 x 4 x 1 cm)|
|Interface:||1 x USB 3.0 SuperSpeed port 2 x FireWire 800 ports|
|Operating Humidity:||20 - 80% RH|
|Operating Temperature:||32 to 122deg F (0 to 50deg C)|
|Power Requirements:||Input: AC 100 - 240 V, 1.3A, 50 - 60 Hz Output: DC 12 V, 3A max EMC: CE, FCC, UL, GS, CCC|
|Rotational Speed:||7200 RPM|
|Storage Humidity:||10 - 80% RH|
|Storage Temperature:||-4 to 140deg F (-20 to 60deg C)|
|SuperSpeed Express Card For Laptops:||The SuperSpeed ExpressCard offers USB 3.0 connectivity to both Mac and PCs with an available ExpressCard/34 slot|
|Sustained Data Transfer Rate:||USB 3.0: up to 5 Gbps USB 2.0: up to 480 Mbps FireWire 800: up to 800 Mbps|
|System Requirements:||For Windows Systems: XP, Vista, 7 (Windows 7 required for USB 3.0) For Mac Systems 10.4, 10.5, 10.6 (10.5 or higher required for USB 3.0)|
|Time Machine Ready:||The AV Drive is Time Machine ready. Its high transfer speeds make Time Machine backups fast and saves you time when restoring data|
|USB 3.0 Interface:||The AV Drive offers SuperSpeed USB 3.0 connectivity for both PC and Mac|
|Weight:||3.3 lb (1.5 kg)|
|CalDigit 2TB AV Drive with USB 3.0 Card for Laptop 5 Gbps Speed Mac/Windows||$349.60|