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OneTouch III
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OneTouch III FireWire 800 / FireWire 400 / USB 2.0 500GB
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Stand-alone magnetic disk, optical disc or solid state drive that plugs into the computer typically via USB, although eSATA and FireWire are also used. Used for storing and retrieving digital information.
external hard drives
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Included since: 07 Nov 2006
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Info modified on: 16 Aug 2016 10:13:00
The date of the most recent change of this product data-sheet in Icecat.
Product views: 5246
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Warranty: Maxtor 1-year limited warranty
Long product name Seagate OneTouch III FireWire 800 / FireWire 400 / USB 2.0 500GB:
The short editorial description of Seagate OneTouch III FireWire 800 / FireWire 400 / USB 2.0 500GB
OneTouch III FireWire 800 / FireWire 400 / USB 2.0 500GB

Marketing text Seagate OneTouch III FireWire 800 / FireWire 400 / USB 2.0 500GB

The official marketing text of Seagate OneTouch III FireWire 800 / FireWire 400 / USB 2.0 500GB as supplied by the manufacturer
Tap into the speed of FireWire® 800 for fast access to your files, with the added versatility of FireWire 400 and USB 2.0 interfaces. Designed with creative professionals in mind, the high speed, high capacity FireWire 800 Edition comes pre-formatted for Mac and has the ability to boot the Mac operating system directly from the FireWire 800 drive. Features include award winning Maxtor OneTouch backup, the ability to rollback your PC system settings to a better point in time while keeping your data current, automatic synchronization of two or more computers and cool operation for easy stacking. Mac and PC.

- Ideal storage for creating high-end graphics, multimedia, photo and video editing
- FireWire® 800 interface for fast access to files
- Triple interfaces
o FireWire® 800 - up to 800MB/sec data transfer rates
o FireWire® 400 - up to 400MB/sec data transfer rates
o USB 2.0 and 1.1 compatible - up to 480MB/sec data transfer rates
- Maxtor DriveLock™ protects contents of drive if lost or stolen
- Maxtor OneTouch button - the easy way to make backup copies of your files
- Simple Maxtor user-interface for drive management, security and backup scheduling
- Creates historical backup versions with comprehensive system and data restore to a point in time
- System Rollback – rolls back your PC settings to a better point in timewhile keeping data current
- Automatic Synchronization of two or more computer’s data
- Cool operation and modular design for easy stacking
- Pre-formatted for Mac
- Oxford 924 chipset
- Boot Mac operating system directly from FireWire® 800 drive
- PC and Mac compatible
- Expandable:
o Connect up to 62 FireWire® devices
o Connect up to 127 USB 2.0 devices with USB hubs
- Customizable Maxtor OneTouch button
- Plug and play storage
- Hot-swappable
- Power on/off button and power management utilities included
- Quick and easy installation
- 7200 RPM, 16MB cache buffer
Short summary description Seagate OneTouch III FireWire 800 / FireWire 400 / USB 2.0 500GB:
This short summary of the Seagate OneTouch III FireWire 800 / FireWire 400 / USB 2.0 500GB data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Seagate OneTouch III OneTouch III FireWire 800 / FireWire 400 / USB 2.0 500GB, 5 - 35 °C, Ultra-ATA/133, Silver, 283 x 217 x 153 mm, 136 x 65 x 217 mm
Long summary description Seagate OneTouch III FireWire 800 / FireWire 400 / USB 2.0 500GB:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Seagate OneTouch III FireWire 800 / FireWire 400 / USB 2.0 500GB based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Seagate OneTouch III FireWire 800 / FireWire 400 / USB 2.0 500GB, OneTouch III. Hard drive capacity: 500 GB, Hard drive size: 3.5", Hard drive speed: 7200 RPM. Colour of product: Silver. Weight: 1.45 kg. Package dimensions (WxDxH): 283 x 217 x 153 mm. Data transfer rate (max): 800 Mbit/s, Hard disk transfer rate: 800 Mbit/s, Minimum RAM: 128 MB
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Hard drive
Hard drive capacity*
The maximum storage capacity of the hard disk, usually measured in bytes e.g. GB.
500 GB
Hard drive size*
The amount of data that the hard drive can store.
Hard drive speed*
The rotational speed of a hard disk expressed in rotations per minute. The faster the better.
7200 RPM
Hard drive interface*
The way that a hard disk drive (HDD) is connected to the rest of the computer through a 'bus' such as ATA or SCSI.
Drive device, buffer size
A reserved segment of memory within a drive device that is used to hold the data being processed.
16 MB
Hard disk average seek time
9 ms
Colour of product*
The colour e.g. red, blue, green, black, white.
Operational conditions
Operating temperature (T-T)
The minimum and maximum temperatures at which the product can be safely operated.
5 - 35°C
Weight & dimensions
Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
1.45 kg
Packaging data
Package dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the packaged product (Width x Depth x Height).
283 x 217 x 153 mm
Other features
Mac compatibility
Product can be used with Apple Mac software and/or hardware.
Minimum RAM
The lowest RAM (memory) required to run a computer program or operating system.
128 MB
The product is built in.
Data transfer rate (max)
The maximum speed with which data can be transmitted from one device to another.
800 Mbit/s
Quantity per pallet
Quantity of a single product per pallet. If more than one product is packed per carton; this is the number of products (not number of cartons) per shipping pallet.
96 pc(s)
Hard disk transfer rate
The internal hard disk transfer rate refers to the actual speed that the drive can read bits from the surface of the platter, or write bits to the surface of the platter.
800 Mbit/s
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the product (Width x Depth x Height).
136 x 65 x 217 mm
Product code
Price from
Seagate OneTouch III 300GB
Seagate OneTouch III 300GB
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