When I had my first external hard drive I was always told to buy an Iomega one as they are some of the best you can get so I managed to buy this prestige one and with 500 GB memory inside you can be sure most files will fit perfectly.
In terms of the appearance of the item there is a dull ... Read review
"...always told to buy an Iomega one as they are some of the best you can get so I managed to buy this prestige one and with 500 GB memory inside you can be sure most files will fit perfectly.
In terms of the appearance of the item there is a dull black colour but this does very little to put of a potential buyer and there is a blue light which comes on when the item is in use and it flickers when you are sending files directly to the device.
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Product Information for "Iomega Prestige Portable Compact Edition 500 GB" »
Manufacturer's product description
At just over 4 inches long, the super-compact, lightweight Iomega Prestige Portable Hard drive, Compact Edition, is perfect to carry in your pocket, back-pack or laptop bag. It requires no external power supply - just plug it and go. With the Drop Shock feature, the Prestige Portable Hard Drive is rugged enough to safely store data for travel environments. It also includes Iomega Protection Suite software with Trend Micro Internet Security (1 year subscription), Iomega QuikProtect, EMC Retrospect Express Backup software, and MozyHome Online Backup service to protect your data and your computer (software available via download).
Hard drive - external ( portable )
Rugged pocket-sized design, DropShock
Interface Transfer Rate
Expansion & connectivity
1 x USB 2.0
Software & system requirements
Iomega Protection Suite, Trend Micro Internet Security, EMC Retrospect
Microsoft Windows 7, Apple MacOS X 10.4.x - 10.6.x, Microsoft Windows Vista / 2000 / XP