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a drive with its own power supply and fan mounted outside the computer system enclosure and connected to the computer by a cable

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By simply connecting the adapter to an external hard drive and a USB power source, tablet or smartphone users can now wirelessly access the drive to store, share and stream their content.
The Evolution Series docking station and interchangeable and expandable external hard drive modules help meet the changing capacity and performance requirements of today's creative professionals.
Seagate's 3 TB FreeAgent GoFlex Desk external hard drive is no slouch.
The company said that the new GoFlex family of hard drives, an evolution of its range of FreeAgent external hard drives, are specifically designed to provide interoperability between operating systems in order to work with both Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X computers.
Using a unique recovery technique, Freecom and LazaRus have more than a 98 percent success rate for recovering data from new computers/notebooks, and can successfully retrieve data from over 85 percent of external hard drives.
Depending on your storage needs and your budget, a small external hard drive may be all you need.
The Apollo Expert D200 and D300 external hard drives will be available in October.
Storage solutions provider Imation Corp (NYSE:IMN) announced on Thursday (18 September) two new products in its Apollo family of external hard drives (EHD).
Iomega external hard drives are now rolling out with a new downloadable software bundle that integrates EMC(R) Retrospect(R) Express backup and recovery software with Mozy(TM) online backup service, vastly improving the convenience of securely storing, protecting and accessing important files.
External hard drive backup fills a persistently under-served SMB market gap, and offers a clear alternative for users who do not wish to implement more expensive high-end tape solutions.
The DataShuttle Xtreme is a portable, high-performance external hard drive with FireWire, USB and PC Card (PCMCIA) interface capabilities.
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0 and 3 Terabytes With Its New External Hard Drive Product Lines, issued 05-Oct-2010 by Western Digital Technologies over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the second paragraph, second sentence, should read "When connected to a SuperSpeed USB 3.
All Western Digital external hard drive products carry a one-year warranty, unless otherwise required by law.
Standard USB port connectivity permits the camera to mount Windows and Macintosh PCs like an external hard drive.