The 500GB G-DRIVE ev RaW USB 3.0 SSD with Rugged Bumper from G-Technology is designed for those who require on-the-go access to their personal and/or professional files, photos, videos, music, and more. When the included removable bumper is attached to the drive, it is better protected against falls of up to 2.0m.
This drive is well suited for performing various tasks, such as backing up, editing, transferring, and general storage, as it is equipped with a 500GB capacity and a transfer speed of up to 425 MB/s. The drive has two built-in interfaces - USB 3.0 and SATA. The USB 3.0 interface is backwards compatible with USB 2.0, provides data transfer speeds of up to 5 Gb/s, and will allow users to connect the drive directly to their desktop or laptop. For those who wish to utilise the drive's SATA interface, this may only be done using the expandable and hot-swappable storage solution G-DOCK ev with Thunderbolt.
While the 500GB G-DRIVE ev RaW does come pre-formatted for Mac, it can be easily re-formatted for Windows. When used on a Mac, it is compatible with Mac OS X 10.9+ and also supports Time Machine and plug-and-play setup. When re-formatted and used with Windows, it is compatible with Windows 10, 8.1, and 7. This drive is also compatible with any Evolution Series G-DRIVE ev product. The 500GB G-DRIVE ev RaW USB 3.0 drive operates solely using bus power and includes a USB 3.0 cable.
|Storage Capacity||500 GB|
|Connection Interface||1 x SATA III (SATA)|
1 x USB 3.0 (USB Micro-B)
|Maximum Read Speed||425 MB/s|
|Maximum Write Speed||Not Specified by Manufacturer|
|Internal Interface||SATA III|
|Cache Memory||Not Specified by Manufacturer|
|Environmental Resistance||Not Specified by Manufacturer|
|Dimensions (L x W x H)||13.1 x 8.4 x 1.8 cm|
- G-Technology 500GB G-DRIVE ev RaW USB 3.0 SSD with Rugged Bumper
- RM Product #:
- 500 GB
- Form Factor:
- Drive Speed/Type:
- USB 3.0
- Power Method:
- USB Bus Powered