OWC Mercury Elite Pro 8.0 TB 7200 RPM eSATA FireWire 800 USB 3.1 Gen 1 Storage Solution

$379.95
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OWC Mercury Elite Pro 8.0 TB 7200 RPM eSATA FireWire 800 USB 3.1 Gen 1 Storage Solution (OWC-ME3-QH7T8.0)

OWC Mercury Elite Pro 8.0 TB 7200 RPM eSATA FireWire 800 USB 3.1 Gen 1 Storage Solution
Mac / PC / USB 3.1 Gen 1 / FireWire 800 (FireWire 400 Backwards Compatible) / eSATA

High Performance - Next-gen high-speed chipsets combined with the fastest SATA drive mechanisms available allow Mercury Elite Pro Solutions to deliver the fastest single drive transfer rates possible, up to 300 Megabytes Per Second! High Reliability - A top-notch design and the best components ensure the Mercury Elite Pro Series is built to last. The included 3 Year OWC Solution Limited Warranty backs this up! High Portability - The compact and shock-resistant design has the Mercury Elite Pro Series going places! In addition, the Mercury Elite Pro offers (1) USB 3.1 Gen 1 (backward compatible with USB 2.0/1.1), (2) FireWire 800(1394B), and (1) eSATA ports for easy Plug and Play on virtually ANY system! Even the cables are included! Style - Designed to complement any user's system, the Mercury Elite Pro was created in mind with the Mac Pro system as a starting point. As the pictures show, it's a fine storage solution for any computer. From day one, the OWC Mercury Elite Pro Series has been designed to be everything you would hope for and more! Includes the Powerful SpeedTools Utility Suite for Mac - The comprehensive Mac utility used by professionals for accurate Mac diagnosis and maintenance.
 
Includes
  • OWC Mercury Elite Pro External Drive
  • High Quality Double Shielded eSATA connecting cable (eSATA - eSATA)
  • High Quality Double Shielded FireWire 800 connecting cable (9-9 Pin cable)
  • High Quality Double Shielded USB 3.0 Standard-B to Standard-A (backward compatible with USB 2.0/1.1) connecting cable
  • UL Listed U.S./International Auto Switching 100 ~ 240v input, 50/60Hz input, 12 Volt 3 Amp output Power Supply (adapter plugs for International use sold separately). For replacement power supply, click here.
  • Vertical Stand
  • Mercury Elite Pro Assembly Manual & User Guide
  • Pre-installed Backup and Utility software
    • Intech® SpeedTools Utilities™ OEM (For Mac OS 8.6 - X only)
    • ProSoft Engineering® Data Backup for Mac OS X v10.2.8 or later
    • NovaStor NovaBACKUP® for Windows 2000 or later
  • Over 1.5GB of Freeware/Shareware/Public domain software pre-installed
Chipset
  • JMicron JMB355 (eSATA/Firewire)
  • JMicron JMS562 (USB)
Standard Mechanism: 8.0TB HGST Deskstar NAS Disk Drive
 
Drive Interface: SATA (Serial ATA)
 
Drive Cache Size: 128 Megabyte (131,072k)

Drive Rotation Speed: 7200RPM

Port Configuration

  • USB 3.1 Gen 1 – (1) B Standard-B port
  • FireWire 800 – (2) 9 pin ports
  • eSATA – 1 port

Max Data Transfer Rate

  • USB 3.1 Gen 1 – Up to 300MB/sec
  • USB 2.0 – Up to 60MB/sec
  • USB 1.1 – Up to 1.5MB/sec
  • FireWire 800 – Up to 100MB/sec
  • FireWire 400 – Up to 50MB/sec
  • eSATA – Up to 300 MB/sec
Port/Interface Bootability
  • Can I use this solution as an external startup drive?
  • eSATA: Supported on Macs and PC's meeting minimum requirements. 
  • FireWire 800: Supported on Macs meeting minimum requirements. 
  • FireWire 400: Supported on Macs meeting minimum requirements. 
  • USB 3.0/3.1 Gen 1: Supported on Macs and PCs meeting minimum requirements.
UASP (USB Attached SCSI Protocol) Compliant: Yes
 
Macintosh System Requirements
  • Mac OS 8.6 to 9.2.2 compatible, OS X 10.1.x and later. Including 'Mavericks' 10.9.x (10.2 or later required for FW800 and USB 2.0)
  • USB 3.1 Gen 1: Macintosh with USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface, either built in or via USB 3.1 Gen 1 expander card.
  • USB 2.0: Macintosh with USB 2.0 interface, either built in or via USB 2.0  expander card.
  • FireWire 800: Macintosh with FireWire 800 interface, either built in or via FireWire 800 expander card.
  • FireWire 400: Macintosh with FireWire 400 interface, either built in or via FireWire 400 expander card.
  • eSATA: Macintosh with eSATA interface, either built in or via eSATA  expander card.
  • Time Machine® Compatible: Mac OS X 10.5 (version introduced) and later.
Windows System Requirements
  • USB 3.1 Gen 1: Windows XP and later with USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface, either built in or via USB 3.1 Gen 1 expander card.
  • USB 2.0: Windows 2000 and later with USB 2.0 interface, either built in or via USB 2.0 expander card.
  • FireWire 800: Windows 2000 and later with FireWire 800 interface, either built in or via FireWire 800 expander card.
  • FireWire 400: Windows 2000 and late with FireWire 400 interface, either built in or via FireWire 400 expander card.
  • eSATA: Windows 2000 and later with eSATA interface, either built in or via eSATA expander card.
Linux Requirements: Linux compatible via supported USB and FireWire interfaces.

Format: Included Drive Guide Software will format drive for either OS X, or Windows, uing the OWC Drive Guide

Power Supply: UL Listed U.S./International Auto Switching 100 ~ 240v input, 50/60Hz input, 12 Volt 3 Amp output Power Supply (adapter plugs for International use sold separately). For replacement power supply, click here.

External Case Dimensions

  • 1.5 in (W) x 9 in (D) x 4.6 in (H)
  • 38.1mm x 228.6mm x 116.84mm

Total Shipping Weight: Approximately 2.7 pounds (1.2kg)

Software Included

  • Intech® Hard Disk SpeedTools Utilities™ OEM (For Mac OS 8.6 – X only)
  • ProSoft Engineering® Data Backup for Mac OS X v10.2.8 or later
  • NovaStor NovaBACKUP® for Windows 2000 or later
  • Over 1.5GB of Freeware, Shareware, Public domain software installed