Hitachi Deskstar 3.0 TB SATA 6.0 External Hard Drive - USB/SATA/eSATA
Quick and easy installation and Form and functionality collide with style in the NexStar 3 External SATA Hard Drive Enclosure from Vantec.  With its mirror finish, sleek curves and bold colors, the Vantec NexStar 3 stands out from the crowd.  The sturdy drive cage protects the hard drive while the aluminum case effectively draws away the heat, protecting your drive from overheating.  The NexStar 3 features eSATA (external Serial ATA) and USB 2.0 interfaces offering speeds up to 3Gbps or 480Mbps respectively.  This flexibility allows you to use your hard drive at its full performance where eSATA is available and still have the option of using USB where it's not.

The NexStar 3 is an ideal way to store and transfer large amounts of data in an enclosure that matches your style!  Use this drive to backup your PC or as extra storage.  Share this drive on your network and allow other systems to be backed up!  This drive can store approximately 750 hours of high-definition video, 3000 hours of standard video, 1050 movies, 750,000 4-min songs or 1500 video games!

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Enclosure Specification

Vantec NexStar 3 External SATA and USB with neon blue activity LED indicates Power/Activity
SATA to eSATA (external Serial ATA) bracket
Vertical Stand
Dimensions 3.5" x 9" x 1" (Low Profile)

Hard Drive Specification

Hitachi Deskstar 5K3000 3.0TB, 5400 RPM, 32MB Cache SATA 6.0 Gb/s;

  • Capacity: 3.0 TB

  • The Deskstar™ 5K3000 hard drive provides an enormous 3TB capacity and features innovative CoolSpin technology to deliver a greater level of power efficiency and quiet operation for energy-conscious, environmentally-friendly computers.

  • Key to CoolSpin technology is an optimization of motor speed to provide an ideal balance of performance, power utilization and acoustics. The CoolSpin technology, along with other Hitachi power management techniques, gives the Deskstar 5K3000 its 29% power savings over the Deskstar 7K3000.

  • This new 3TB is the first Hitachi CoolSpin hard drive with a 6Gb/s SATA interface. With low power, high capacity and cool operation, the 3.5-inch Deskstar 5K3000 allows manufacturers to leverage the benefits of the latest components and operating systems to deliver more eco-friendly systems.

  • Power efficient for cooler operation and longer life
    CoolSpin and HiVERT technologies combine to create this new class of hard drive that delivers excellent power utilization and thermal emissions. HiVERT technology helps efficiently manage power consumption.

  • These innovations, along with eighth-generation Advanced Power Management, make the Deskstar 5K3000 the ideal choice for energy-efficient PCs that run cooler, require less power and last longer.

  • Ideal for Personal storage, environmentally friendly computers, Home and Small office Storage appliances.

  •  Ultra quiet operations

Quick and easy installation of additional storagebr>Hot Swappable; Plug and play storage without rebooting
Power on/off button
Interface: Serial ATA 3.0 GB or USB 2.0 / 1.1
Enclosure External
Spindle Speed: 5400 RPM
Personal storage, environmentally friendly computers, Home and Small office Storage appliances.

Technical Features

External Data Transfer Rate 600 MBps
Buffer Size: 32MB
Package Qty: 1
Warranty: 3 Year

Note: This drive is warranted through Stratagem Technical Services and may not be returned to the manufacturer.

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