The 2TB AV Drive External Hard Drive from CalDigit is a high-performance external hard drive, compatible with Mac and Windows computer systems. It features USB 3.0 and FireWire-800 connectivity for maximum performance and is backwards compatible with USB 2.0 and FireWire-400 hosts -- albeit at slower speeds.
The drive is capable of sustained transfer rates of up to 145MB/sec when connected via USB 3.0. If you opt for a FireWire-800 connection, speeds will be about 85MB/sec. A USB 3.0 controller card, compatible with Mac and Windows systems with an available PCI Express slot, is included. An optional ExpressCard/34 adapter for notebooks is available from CalDigit. The drive is housed in an aluminum enclosure with a temperature-controlled smart fan, ensuring cool and quiet operation.
|Interface||1x USB 3.0, 2x 9-Pin FireWire-800|
|Average Seek Time||8.9ms|
|Sustained Data Transfer Rate||USB 3.0: 145MB/sec
|System Requirements||Operating System: Windows XP, Vista, 7; Mac OS X 10.4, 10.5, 10.6 Hardware: FireWire-800, USB 3.0, USB 2.0, or FireWire-400 port.FireWire-400 via 6-pin to 9-pin adapter cable, not included|
|Power Requirements||AC: 100-240VAC, 50-60Hz, 1.3A, DC: 12VDC, 3A|
|Operating Temperature:||32-122 deg.F (0-50 deg.C)|
|Storage Temperature:||-4-140 deg.F (-20-60 deg.C)|
|Dimensions (W x H x D)||5.4 x 1.8 x 8.3in / 13.6 x 4.6 x 21.1cm|
|Weight||3.3 lbs / 1.50kg|