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OWC External Storage Drive Upgrade Bundle for Microsoft® XBox One®
1.0 TB External USB 3.0 Drive

Xbox One Upgrade Kit
First Look and Setup Guide Video
Increase the Capacity of your Xbox One
  • Add 2x the capacity to your Xbox
  • Ultra-easy setup
  • Compact portable design
More Capacity, more gaming.
The OWC External Storage Drive Upgrade Bundle for Microsoft® XBox One® is the easiest way to expand capacity for your console. This 1TB USB 3.0 Express drive doubles the factory 500GB hard drive, giving you more space for games and media, and reducing the impact of full-drive performance degradation.
The Complete Upgrade.
The OWC External Storage Drive Upgrade Bundle for Microsoft XBox One comes complete with everything you need for an ultra-easy update, including an OWC Express external game drive, and USB Cable.
Reliability and Support You Can Count On.
Like all OWC drives, the OWC External Storage Drive Upgrade Bundle for Microsoft XBox One is built to the highest standards of reliability and performance. Because our goal is always 100% reliability, it's rigorously quality tested, and backed by a 1 year warranty and 24/7 Customer Support.


  • 1TB OWC Express Drive
  • High-quality Double-shielded USB 3.0 Cable
  • Carrying Sleeve
  • Xbox One® Upgrade Kit Instructions Click here to download (PDF, 33k)


Product Specifications

System Requirements


  • OS
    • Macintosh: OS X v10.2
    • PC: Windows XP and later
    • Linux: Linux compatible
  • Driver
    • Driver not required


  • Minimum
    • Mac or PC featuring USB 2.0 interface
  • Recommended
    • Mac or PC featuring USB 3.0 interface


    • Any Mac that supports booting via USB

Interface (Chipset)

  • (1) USB 3.0 (ASMedia ASM1053E)

Standard Mechanism

  • 1.0TB HGST Travelstar™ 5K1000 Hard Disk Drive

    1.0TB HGST Travelstar 5K1000 Specifications:


    Form Factor
    2.5 HDD
    SATA 6.0Gb/s
    Formatted Capacity2
    Rotational Speed
    5,400 RPM
    Cache / Data Buffer
    Manufacturer Model Number
    RoHS Compliant


    Height (max)
    9.5mm (0.370")
    Width (max)
    69.85mm (2.750")
    Length (max)
    100.35mm (3.951")
    Weight (typical)
    115g (0.253 lbs.)
    Bytes per Sector
    Areal Density


    Contact Start-Stops
    3 Year HGST Warranty


    Transfer Rate (Max)
    Track-to-track Seek
    Average Seek Time
    Average Latency


    Maximum Start Current, DC
    4.5 Watts
    Seek Power
    1.8 Watts
    Read Power
    1.6 Watts
    Write Power
    1.6 Watts
    Idle Mode
    1.5 Watts
    Idle Mode, Active
    0.8 Watts
    Idle Mode, Low Power
    0.5 Watts
    Standby Mode
    0.2 Watts
    Sleep Mode
    0.1 Watts

    Environmental (Operating)

    400 G max at 2ms
    Ambient Temperature (°F)
    32°F to 140°F
    Ambient Temperature (°C)
    0°C to 60°C
    -304.8 m to 3,048 m (-1,000 ft to 10,000+ ft)

    Environmental (Non-Operating)

    1000 G max at 1ms
    Ambient Temperature (°F)
    -40°F to 149°F
    Ambient Temperature (°C)
    -40°C to 65°C
    -304.8 m to 12,192 m (-1000 ft to 40,000+ ft)


    Idle (Typical)
    2.4 bels
    Seek (Typical)
    2.6 bels
    1. 1GB = 1,000,000,000 bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending upon operating environment (typically 5-10% less). The actual total capacity will depend on your own defined file settings/preferences.
    2. In terms of standard gigabytes, 1GiB ≈ 1.074GB and refers to the actual formatted capacity of shown under Mac OS 10.5 or earlier and Microsoft Windows OS.
    3. Specific application environments such as temperature and duty cycle will affect the overall reliability rates.
  • (1) 2.5" SATA 6Gb/s drive
  • 5,400 RPM
  • 8MB cache

Max Data Transfer Rate

  • USB 3.0 - 500MB/s


  • Bus-powered


  • Height: 0.6 in (1.4 cm)
  • Width: 3.1 in (7.9 cm)
  • Length: 5.1 (13 cm)


  • 6.0 oz (171 g)

Product Manual

  • Xbox One Upgrade Kit Instructions

Operating Environment

Environmental (Operating)

  • Temperature (°F) 32°F to 140°F
  • Temperature (°C) 0°C to 60°C
  • Shock 400 Gs for 2ms

Environmental (Non-Operating)

  • Temperature (°F) -40°F to 149°F
  • Temperature (°C) -40°C to 65°C
  • Shock 1000 Gs for 1ms


1 Year OWC Brand Standard Limited Warranty

The best warranty is one you never have to use, but should the need occur - OWC is proud to provide a superior level of support and warranty coverage to our customers. Even when not used, we understand the peace of mind afforded by a longer warranty period. OWC's industry leading coverage is a testament to our confidence in the reliability of the solutions that we offer. OWC solutions are engineered to demanding quality standards in order to deliver the most reliable, highest performance available on the market in each storage category.

View more information about the 1 Year OWC Brand Standard Limited Warranty

Note: Do not disassemble or otherwise open your OWC solution prior to the conclusion of the 1 Year OWC Brand Standard Limited Warranty period. Doing so will void the remainder of the OWC warranty.

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