G-Technology 500GB G-DRIVE mobile SSD R-Series Storage

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G-DRIVE® mobile SSD R-Series

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G|Drive mobile SSD

R-SERIES

Rugged, Fast And Portable

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Rated R

For Rugged

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IP67

Water/Dust Rating

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3-meter drop protection*

*on a carpeted concrete floor

1000LB crushproof rating

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USB-C with backwards compatibility

Supports USB 3.1 Gen 2 (10Gb/s)

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High speed to edit faster

Transfer speeds up to 560MB/s*

*As used for transfer rate, megabyte per second (MB/s) = one million bytes per second.

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G|Drive mobile SSD

R-Series

Rugged, shock-and-vibration-resistant design

Transfer rates up to 560MB/s

5-Year Limited warranty 

Up to 2TB in a small, light package

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G-Technology, the G-Technology logo and G-DRIVE are registered trademarks or trademarks of Western Digital Corporation or its affiliates in the U.S. and/or other countries. USB-C is a trademark of USB Implementers Forum. All other marks are property of their respective owners. No endorsement by any third party is implied by this video. Product specifications subject to change without notice. Pictures shown may vary from actual products. As used for transfer rate, megabyte per second (MB/s) = one million bytes per second. Performance will vary depending on your hardware and software components and configurations. As used for storage capacity, one terabyte (TB) = one trillion bytes. Total accessible capacity varies.

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  • Overview

    The G-Technology G-DRIVE mobile SSD R-Series delivers rugged storage you can trust thanks to IP67 water and dust resistance, 3-meter drop protection, and a 1000-pound crushproof rating. With transfer speeds up to 560 MBps you can quickly save, edit, and archive large photos, videos, and source files. And a versatile USB-C port with a USB 3.1 Gen 2 interface ensures easy compatibility with a wide range of Mac models.

    Highlights

    Rugged design with IP67 water/dust resistance

    3-meter drop test rating

    1000-pound crush resistance

    Super-fast transfer rates up to 560 MBps

    Latest-generation USB-C connectivity (USB 3.1 Gen 2)

    Shock- and vibration-resistant solid state drive

    Five-year limited warranty

    What’s in the Box

    G-Technology G-DRIVE mobile SSD R-Series drive

    USB-C to USB-C cable

    USB-C to USB-A cable

    Quick start guide

    Tech Specs

    Other Features: Time Machine compatible

    Connections: USB, USB-C

    Power Source: Bus Powered

    Height: 0.57 in./1.45 cm

    Length: 3.74 in./9.5 cm

    Width: 1.97 in./5 cm

    Weight: 3.04 oz./86.18 g

    System Requirements

    Operating System: OS X 10.10 or later, Windows 10, 8.1, 7, and later (via reformat)

    Manufacturer Information

    Part Number

    Mfr. Part Number: 0G06055

    UPC or EAN No.: 705487206173

    Warranty

    Note: Apple’s One-Year Limited Warranty does not apply to products that are not Apple-branded, even if packaged or sold with Apple products. Non-Apple-branded products may have the benefit of a manufacturer’s warranty provided by the product manufacturer — please see your product box and literature for details. Benefits under the manufacturer’s warranty are in addition to rights provided by consumer law.

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    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Amazing!

      So impressed with this drive! I needed a fast drive to hold my FCPX libraries while I work on them. I'm able to open and work on my projects directly from the d So impressed with this drive! I needed a fast drive to hold my FCPX libraries while I work on them. I'm able to open and work on my projects directly from the drive, meaning I can work from my laptop at home and imac at the office and all I have to move is the drive. I've noticed no drop in speed... Perfect!!

      • Written by Scott N from Hounslow

      2 of 2 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Amazing!

    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Expensive, but worth it.

      This drive is fast. The first portable drive I could usefully run an OS from.

      • Written by David C from DUMFRIES

      2 of 2 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Expensive, but worth it.

    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Amazing!

      So impressed with this drive! I needed a fast drive to hold my FCPX libraries while I work on them. I'm able to open and work on my projects directly from the d So impressed with this drive! I needed a fast drive to hold my FCPX libraries while I work on them. I'm able to open and work on my projects directly from the drive, meaning I can work from my laptop at home and imac at the office and all I have to move is the drive. I've noticed no drop in speed... Perfect!!

      • Written by Scott N from Hounslow

      2 of 2 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Amazing!

    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Expensive, but worth it.

      This drive is fast. The first portable drive I could usefully run an OS from.

      • Written by David C from DUMFRIES

      2 of 2 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Expensive, but worth it.

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