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Plextor 80GB PX-PH08U2 80GB Silver external hard drive

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80GB PX-PH08U2
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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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Info modified on: 15 Dec 2017 11:48:29
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Long product name Plextor 80GB PX-PH08U2 80GB Silver external hard drive :
The short editorial description of Plextor 80GB PX-PH08U2 80GB Silver external hard drive

80GB Portable HDD
Plextor 80GB PX-PH08U2 80GB Silver external hard drive:
The official marketing text of Plextor 80GB PX-PH08U2 80GB Silver external hard drive as supplied by the manufacturer

Extending its range of personal storage and high reliability optical products, Plextor announces their new range of portable hard disk drives – small enough to fit in your pocket. In a stylish, brushed aluminium case this high reliability, premium quality HDD offers excellent value for money. The PX-PH08U2 (80GB) is Mac and PC compatible.

Ideal for all types of media including video, music, photos and office files, the PX-PH08U2 offers a practical data capacity for everyday use and their compact size (only 17mm thick and 200g in weight) means you can easily slip them into your pocket, briefcase or handbag. Included is a handy carrying pouch for extra protection.

Ease of use:
- USB bus-powered.
- Small and handy portable storage.
- Plug & Play.
- Password protection by software: PlexTools Professional HDD.

Short summary description Plextor 80GB PX-PH08U2 80GB Silver external hard drive:
This short summary of the Plextor 80GB PX-PH08U2 80GB Silver external hard drive data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.

Plextor 80GB PX-PH08U2, 80 GB, 2.5", 5400 RPM, USB powered, Silver

Long summary description Plextor 80GB PX-PH08U2 80GB Silver external hard drive:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Plextor 80GB PX-PH08U2 80GB Silver external hard drive based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.

Plextor 80GB PX-PH08U2. Hard drive capacity: 80 GB, Hard drive size: 2.5", Hard drive speed: 5400 RPM. USB powered. Color of product: Silver

Hard drive
Hard drive capacity *
The maximum storage capacity of the hard disk, usually measured in bytes e.g. GB.
80 GB
Hard drive size *
The amount of data that the hard drive can store.
Hard drive speed *
The rotational speed of a hard disk expressed in rotations per minute. The faster the better.
5400 RPM
Drive device, buffer size
A reserved segment of memory within a drive device that is used to hold the data being processed.
8 MB
Hard disk average seek time
12 ms
Plug and Play
Indicates whether this product supports is "plug and play". Plug and play is hardware or software that, after being installed ("plugged in"), can immediately be used ("played with"), as opposed to hardware or software which requires configuration.
USB powered *
The device can be powered via a USB connection.
Color of product *
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Weight & dimensions
The measurement or extent of something from side to side.
5.06" (128.6 mm)
The distance from the front to the back of something.
2.92" (74.2 mm)
The measurement of the product from head to foot or from base to top.
0.492" (12.5 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.
6 oz (170 g)
Packaging data
Bundled software
Software distributed with another product such as a piece of computer hardware or other electronic device, or a group of software packages which are sold together. A software suite is an example of bundled software, as is software which is pre-installed on a new computer.
PlexTools Professional HDD (Win)
User guide
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.
The product is built in.
Mac compatibility
Product can be used with Apple Mac software and/or hardware.
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Windows 2000/XP/Vista Mac OS 8.6/9.x/10.x +
Source Testseek summary Average rating
Testseek has collected 13 expert reviews for Plextor 80GB PX-PH08U2 and the average expert rating is 85 of 100. The average score reflects the expert community’s view on this product. Click below and use Testseek to see all ratings, product awards and conclusions.
Source Review comments Score
While USB-flash drives have both dropped in price and increased in size they still are far too small if you need to carry around anything larger than some images or documents. The regular external hard drives of course are an alternative but while the...
Last time we had a storage device in test, it was a tiny USB Flash Memory. This time we also have something small, but still slightly larger than a USB Memory stick. Most external hard drives use 3,5" disks, and the reason is easy to see: they offer t...
Good Small size, Quiet operation, Performance over eSATA...
Bad eSATA cable not included, No rubber feet...
Bottom line Plextor has made a nice looking external harddrive with no real drawbacks. The Samsung HDD theyve used offers nice performance and the aluminum housing gives a nice quality touch to the product. As it is, its a great partner for a laptop when you ne...
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