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Product name:
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500 GB 3.5" USB 2.0 Hard Drive
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Stand-alone magnetic disk, optical disc or solid state drive that plugs into the computer typically via USB, although eSATA and FireWire are also used. Used for storing and retrieving digital information.
External hard drives
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created by Iomega: a data-sheet is imported from an official source from a manufacturer. But the data-sheet is not yet standardized by an Icecat editor.
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Included since: 23 Oct 2006
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Info modified on: 21 Dec 2015 23:24:07
The date of the most recent change of the data-sheet in Icecat's system
Product views: 7618
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Long product name Iomega 500 GB 3.5" USB 2.0 Hard Drive:
The short editorial description of Iomega 500 GB 3.5" USB 2.0 Hard Drive
500 GB 3.5" USB 2.0 Hard Drive

Marketing text Iomega 500 GB 3.5" USB 2.0 Hard Drive

The official marketing text of Iomega 500 GB 3.5" USB 2.0 Hard Drive as supplied by the manufacturer
Simple, cost effective storage - Iomega’s 500 GB - 3.5” Hard Drive is the affordable way to save your precious memories – save up to 2,000,000 photos*, 9,250 hours of music*, or 750 hours of video.** Not only is this drive economical but it is very easy-to-use and preformatted for simple set up – just plug and play.

*1.1 min/MB – 128Kbps MP3 audio; 4 photos/MB – highly compressed 3–megapixel JPG photos
**11MB/Min – DVD MPEG 2 (720 x 480)

Easy–to–use – Hot swappable – just plug and play
Sleek Design – Redesigned to look great on any home or office desktop
Simple Setup – Preformatted for a quick and easy set up
Short summary description Iomega 500 GB 3.5" USB 2.0 Hard Drive:
This short summary of the Iomega 500 GB 3.5" USB 2.0 Hard Drive data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Iomega 500 GB 3.5" USB 2.0 Hard Drive, USB 2.0, Pentium II / G3, Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0/Netscape 6.1, Microsoft Windows 2000P / XP Home / XPP/ Vista Mac OS X 10.1.5 +
Long summary description Iomega 500 GB 3.5" USB 2.0 Hard Drive:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Iomega 500 GB 3.5" USB 2.0 Hard Drive based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Iomega 500 GB 3.5" USB 2.0 Hard Drive. Hard drive capacity: 500 GB, Hard disk rotational speed: 7200 RPM, Host interface: USB 2.0. Width: (), Depth: (), Height: (). Hard disk transfer rate: 480 Mbit/s, Minimum processor: Pentium II / G3, Minimum system requirements: Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0/Netscape 6.1
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Disk Drive
Hard drive capacity*
The maximum storage capacity of the hard disk, usually measured in bytes e.g. GB.
500 GB
Hard disk rotational speed*
The rotational speed of a hard disk expressed in rotations per minute. The faster the better.
7200 RPM
Host interface*
The way that a hard disk drive (HDD) is connected to the rest of the computer through a 'bus' such as ATA or SCSI.
USB 2.0
Drive device, buffer size
A reserved segment of memory within a drive device that is used to hold the data being processed.
8 MB
Weight & Dimensions
The measurement or extent of something from side to side.
4.76" (121 mm)
The distance from the front to the back of something.
8.74" (222 mm)
The measurement of the product from head to foot or from base to top.
1.37" (34,9 mm)
Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
2.78 lbs (1,26 kg)
Other features
USB 2.0 ports quantity
USB 2.0 ports have a data transmission speed of 480 Mbps, and are backwards compatible with USB 1.1 ports. You can connect all kinds of peripheral devices to them.
Mac compatibility
Product can be used with Apple Mac software and/or hardware.
The product is built in.
Minimum processor
The lowest speed that the computer processor can run at, or the minimum amount of processing capacity that can be used, for the computer and particular program(s) to function.
Pentium II / G3
USB required
Minimum system requirements
Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0/Netscape 6.1
Hard disk transfer rate
The internal hard disk transfer rate refers to the actual speed that the drive can read bits from the surface of the platter, or write bits to the surface of the platter.
480 Mbit/s
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Microsoft Windows 2000P / XP Home / XPP/ Vista
Mac OS X 10.1.5 +