Verbatim 947966 – USB Memory 1TB Blue


Verbatim 947966 – USB Memory 1TB Blue

The Verbatim Store n Go portable hard drive features high performance storage using a USB 3.0 Super Speed interface. USB 3.0 offers up to 10 times faster data transfer rates than USB 2.0 (based on USB bus speed) providing ultra fast data transfer on the go. Store and carry your digital and day to day working files on this truly mobile drive. Its stylish design sits neatly on the modern desk top as the perfect accompaniment to your laptop.

Specifications

Hard drive

  • Hard drive capacity: 1000 GB
  • Hard drive size: 2.5″
  • Hard drive speed: 5400 RPM

Features

Backwards Compatibility

The Verbatim Store n Go portable hard drive is USB 3.0 bus powered (1 x USB 3.0 interface) yet is backwards compatible to any USB 2.0 ports on your PC or notebook. The drive requires no external power for operation; simply plug n play.

Compatibility

Store ‘n’ Go Portable Hard Drives are formatted in FAT32 enabling you to use them on Windows OS and Mac OS systems. For added security Nero Backup software is provided to help back up your laptop or PC’s hard drive. Backup provides an application to back up all your files, folders, and drives whenever you want, or schedule the auto back up to a set time for added security. Nero Backup Software is compatible with Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8 (not compatible with Mac OS).

Energy Saving

Verbatim Store ‘n’ Go Portable Hard Drives also come with Green Button energy saving software. Green Button software suspends the hard drive from spinning while not in use increasing efficiency and saving energy. There are 3 ‘Sleep Setting’ options. Set the suspend mode to come in after 10 minutes of use, or by increments of 10 minutes up to 120 minutes. Set the drive to suspend immediately by double clicking the Green Button icon on the desktop, alternatively you can set the drive to ‘Never Suspend the disk’.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is the hard drive compatible with Mac OS?

No, the Nero Backup software provided is not compatible with Mac OS. However, the hard drive itself is formatted in FAT32, which is compatible with Mac OS.

Can I use the hard drive with USB 2.0 ports?

Yes, the Verbatim Store n Go portable hard drive is backwards compatible with USB 2.0 ports on your PC or notebook.

Does the hard drive require external power?

No, the hard drive is USB 3.0 bus powered and does not require external power for operation.

Conclusion

The Verbatim Store n Go portable hard drive is a high-performance storage solution with a USB 3.0 Super Speed interface. It offers fast data transfer rates and is compatible with both Windows and Mac OS. The included Nero Backup software provides added security for your files, and the Green Button energy saving software helps save energy when the hard drive is not in use. With its stylish design and portable nature, it is the perfect companion for your laptop.