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Mercury On-The-Go Pro Portable USB 3.0 HDD
USB 3.0 / FireWire 800
Mac and PC compatible with 3 Year OWC Solution Limited Warranty
Reliable high-performance portable storage!
Get maximum storage in minimum space with a 2.5" SATA hard drive or SSD enclosed in a sleek, super-quiet, fanless, impact-resistant acrylic enclosure that weighs less than 11 ounces. Connect via USB 3.0 / FireWire 800.
Bus-powered – no AC adapter needed.
Safely and conveniently transport large amounts of data.
Mercury On-The-Go Pro Portable USB 3.0 External Hard Drive
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SuperSpeed Meets Super Portability!
Choose a Model That Fits Your Life
Up to 1.5TB of storage   |   USB 3.0 / FireWire 800   |   5400RPM, 7200RPM, SSD
On-The-Go Pro "Add your own Drive" Kit enclosure
Mercury On-The-Go Pro Portable USB3.0 Hard Drive
Key Features
  • Compact 5.5"(D) x 3.5"(W) x 1"(H) size
  • Bus Powers via USB and/or FireWire
    or via available AC Adapter1
  • Fully Suitable for Audio/Video Applications
  • Bus-Powered,1 Multi-Interface Options:
    • USB 3.0 & 2.0 / FireWire 800 Chipset: Oxford 944 and ASMedia 1051e
    • USB 3.0 & 2.0 Chipset: ASMedia 1051e
  • Up to 16MB Data Buffer
  • Weight of less than 11 Ounces
  • Super Quiet Operation
  • 3 Year OWC Solution Limited Warranty
  • Cool Blue Activity Indicator LED
  • Shock Isolation System
  • Includes Carrying Case
  • Solution and included connecting cable fully backward compatible with USB 2.0

Energy Savings

Smart Power Switch. No need to turn solution off. Leave the power switch on and the solution will spin down to conserve energy during periods of disk inactivity.

Reviews and Awards:
INCLUDES
SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
SPECIFICATIONS
  • OWC Mercury On-The-Go Pro Bus-Powered Portable Solution
  • High-Quality Double-Shielded Connecting Cables2:
    (1) FireWire 800 (9-pin to 9-pin)
    (1) USB 3.0
  • Pre-installed Backup and Utility software4
    Intech SpeedTools Utilities OEM (For Mac OS 8.6 - X only)
    Prosoft Engineering Data Backup for Mac OS X v10.2.8 or later
    NovaStor NovaBACKUP for Windows 2000 or later
    Over 1.5GB of Freeware/Shareware/Public domain software pre-installed

    View detailed software info
Macintosh Requirements:
  • Mac OS 8.6 to 9.2.2 compatible, OS X 10.1.x and later. (10.2 or later required for FW800 and USB 3.0)
  • eSATA: Macintosh with eSATA interface, either built in or via 3rd party PCI eSATA card.
  • FireWire 800: Macintosh with FireWire 800 interface, either built in or via 3rd party PCI FireWire 800 card.
  • FireWire 400: Macintosh with FireWire 400 interface, either built in or via 3rd party PCI FireWire 400 card.
  • USB 3.0: Macintosh with USB 3.0 interface, either built in or via 3rd party PCI USB 3.0 card.
  • USB 2.0: Macintosh with USB 2.0 interface, either built in or via 3rd party PCI USB 2.0 card.
Windows Requirements:
  • eSATA: PC with eSATA interface, either built in or via 3rd party PCI eSATA card.
  • FireWire 800: PC with FireWire 800 interface, either built in or via 3rd party PCI FireWire 800 card.
  • FireWire 400: PC with FireWire 400 interface, either built in or via 3rd party PCI FireWire 400 card.
  • USB 3.0: PC with USB 3.0 interface, either built in or via 3rd party PCI USB 3.0 card.
  • USB 2.0: PC with USB 2.0 interface, either built in or via 3rd party PCI USB 2.0 card.
Linux Requirements:
  • Linux compatible via supported USB and FireWire interfaces.
Features:
  • Uses a single 2.5" SATA type hard disk or solid state drive
  • Cool Blue activity indicator LED
  • Fully Suitable for Audio/Video Applications
  • Super Quiet Operation
  • Bus Powered or may be powered
    with AC adapter1
  • Shock Isolation System
  • Time Machine Ready
USB 3.0 & 2.0 / FireWire 800 Multi-Interface Connections & Maximum Data Transfer Rate:
  • One USB 3.0 port, up to 500MB/sec
  • Two FireWire 800 ports, up to 100MB/s
USB 3.0 & 2.0 Interface Connections & Maximum Data Transfer Rate:
  • One USB 3.0 port, up to 500MB/sec
Temperature:
  • Operating: Up to 5°C ~ 42°C
    (41°F ~ 107°F)
  • Non-operating: Up to -40°C ~ 65°C
    (-40°F ~ 149°F)
Relative humidity:
  • Operating: Up to 8% - 90% RH
    (Non-condensing)
  • Non-operating: Up to 5% - 95% RH
    (Non-condensing)
  • Shock: Up to 1500G
Chipset:
  • Custom Oxford 944 and ASMedia Chipsets
Power Supply:
  • Bus Powered Design1 with optional AC power adapter (not included)
External Case Dimensions (LxWxH):
  • 5.5" x 3.5" x 1.0"
  • 13.8cm x 8.9cm x 2.5cm
Unit Weight (no mechanism):
  • Less than 10.1 oz. (.28kg) with drive, 6.8 oz. (.19kg) bare enclosure
Warranty:
  1. Optional AC Adapter: Not required for most applications provided computer bus supplies appropriate power needs. Only: $9.79
  2. Included cables are dependent on which solution is purchased. Example: a USB 3.0 solution will not come with FireWire cables.
  3. Not included with 0GB Enclosure kits.
  4. Utility software and shareware collection not included with certain 0GB kits.
Mercury On-The-Go is a trademark of New Concepts Development Corporation, registered in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. FireWire, Mac, Macintosh and OS X are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Other marks may be the trademark or registered trademark of their owners.
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