OWC Mercury On-The-Go (500GB) Specifications

OWC Mercury On-The-Go (500GB)

Part Number: OWCMS8U5500GB8 (Reviewed)

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    3.5 in
  • Depth
    5.5 in
  • Height
    1 in
  • Capacity
    500 GB
  • Form Factor
    2.5"
  • Interface
    FireWire 800 / FireWire / USB 2.0
  • Internal Drive Interface
    Serial ATA
  • Buffer Size
    8 MB
  • Manufacturer
    Other World Computing

Expansion / Connectivity

  • Connector Type
    9 pin FireWire 800, 9 pin FireWire 800, mini-USB Type A

Performance

  • Interface Transfer Rate
    800Mbps(FireWire800)/400Mbps(FireWire)/480Mbps(Hi-Sp.USB)
  • Max Data Transfer Rate
    80 MB/s
  • Data Transfer Rate Details
    FireWire 800 : 80 MB/s
    USB 2.0 : 60 MB/s
  • Spindle Speed
    5400 rpm

Storage

  • Hard Drive
    500 GB

Miscellaneous

  • MTBF
    300000 sec
  • Included Accessories
    carrying case

Power

  • Type
    power adapter
  • Power Source
    FireWire bus, USB bus, included AC adapter

Software

  • Type
    Intech Hard Disk Speedtools, NovaStor NovaBACKUP, ProSoft Data Backup for Mac

Reliability

  • MTBF
    300000 sec

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Hard Drive

  • Form Factor
    2.5"
  • Interface Type
    IEEE 1394b (FireWire 800) / IEEE1394 (FireWire) / USB 2.0
  • Spindle Speed
    5400 rpm

System Requirements

  • OS Required
    Apple MacOS 8.6 or later, Microsoft Windows 2000 / XP, Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition

Expansion & Connectivity

  • Interfaces
    1 x FireWire - 9 pin FireWire 800
    1 x FireWire 800 - 9 pin FireWire 800
    1 x USB 2.0 - mini-USB Type A

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    41 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    131 °F
  • Humidity Range Operating
    8 - 90%

Software & System Requirements

  • Software Included
    Intech Hard Disk Speedtools, NovaStor NovaBACKUP, ProSoft Data Backup for Mac
  • OS Required
    Apple MacOS 8.6 or later, Microsoft Windows 2000 / XP, Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.5 in
  • Depth
    5.5 in
  • Height
    1 in

Warranty

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

Expansion / Port(s) Required

  • Type
    none

Included accessories

  • Cables Included
    1 x IEEE 1394 cable - FireWire 400 (9-to-6 pin) - external - 1 ft
    1 x IEEE 1394 cable - FireWire 800 (9-to-9 pin) - external - 3 ft
    1 x USB cable - external - 1.3 ft

General

  • Manufacturer
    Other World Computing

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OWC Mercury On-The-Go (500GB)

Part Number: OWCMS8U5500GB8
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