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Freecom 500GB ToughDrive USB3.0 External HDD  - (BAK0778)

£67.46 inc VAT

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Main Features

  • 500GB External HDD
  • Ports: USB3.0
  • USB Powered


In today's world mobility has become a key factor. People who are on the road carry their whole office with them. Notebook, mobile phone, PDA, external hard drive. Imagine what can happen when you're late for a flight, running to the gate, and your external hard drive accidentally falls from your notebook case or out of your jacket pocket onto the floor. it breaks. Hundreds of hours of work, gigabytes of spreadsheets, documents, photo's, all gone. Not anymore! Freecom introduces the ToughDrive. The ideal external storage solution for people on the move. Fitted with an internal anti-shock frame and a unique soft silicon cover, it can withstand bumps and drops so your drive is still fully functional after it has dropped. The ToughDrive ensures you can still access your valuable files.

Main Features:

  • Available in 7200RPM for a 30% increase in data transfer speed compared to 5400RPM HDDs
  • Durable, soft silicone cover, ideal for mobile computing
  • Internal anti-shock mechanism insulating the hard drive from shock
  • USB 3.0 for super fast data transfer - also connects to USB 2.0
  • Integrated USB cable, no extra connection cables needed
  • Power via USB port, no power adaptor needed
  • Software included: Nero BackitUp, Green Button Energy Saver, Password Protection, Hard Drive Eraser (for data protection), and Formatter (for easy formatting in FAT 32 / NTFS / HFS+)
  • No fan - no noise
  • All Freecom devices meet the highest industry standards
  • Two years manufacturers warranty and unlimited helpdesk support


Hard Disk
Disk Size 2.5 Inches
Disk Capacity 500 GB
Disk Speed 5400 RPM
Drive Interface SATA
Data Buffer/RAM 8 MB
Data Transfer Rates 480 MB/s
Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF) 50000 Hours
External Interfaces/Ports
USB Ports 1 x USB 3.0
System Requirements
Operating Systems Supported Windows XP / Vista / 7 / 8 • Mac OS X v10.6 or higher
System Requirements PC: Intel Pentium III / AMD Duron 900 MHz or higher, 256MB RAM (Vista: 512MB RAM) or higher, available USB port • MAC: Intel Mac, 256MB RAM or higher, available USB port
Power Cord Powered by computer through USB port
Shock (Operating) 300Gs
Operating Temperature 10 to 35 °C
Non Operating Temperature -20 to 70 °C
Shock (Non Operating) 1000Gs
Form Factor Portable
Enclosure type Portable
Colour Dark Grey
In The Box Freecom Tough Drive HDD • Integrated USB 3.0 connection cable • Quick Install Guide • Free unlimited helpdesk support • Two years manufacturer's warranty
Width 14.0 cm
Depth 8.3 cm
Height 1.9 cm
Weight 0.2 kg
Barcode 4021801560582
ISPC Code 40363
Warranty 2 year warranty
Item Details
Manufacturer Freecom
Part Number 56058
EAN 4021801560582
Condition New




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