ioSafe Rugged Portable hard drive review - PC Advisor
If these ratings aren’t good enough, there’s also a titanium-shell version which is twice as sturdy (but it’s restricted to the SSD versions and comes with a correspondingly high price tag...Whatever suspension system holds the drive, it does an extremely good job — we didn’t hear any problematic clicking noises after our testing, and HD Tune’s S.M.A.R.T check utility didn’t report any issues...
Speedy, beautiful, and virtually indestructible; one year of free data recovery....Expensive, especially titanium version; not actually indestructible....IoSafe, on the other hand, is serious about the “rugged” label, and the RuggedPortable SSD is among the toughest external drives you can get...That part of us sees a piece of technology billed as “rugged”...
Very fast under ideal conditions
$5,000 data-recovery plan included
...SSD version is expensive
Data-recovery plan costs extra after one year
...It sprang to life as if we'd just removed it from its packaging, and our files were still intact...But we did submit our review unit to a pretty...
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USER REVIEWS (3)
30 user reviews
(4.95 out of 5)
Average rating from 26 reviews
Amazon.com: Customer Reviews: ioSafe Rugged Portable 1 TB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive...
"That said, 95% of the information was backed up to a computer but I still lost a good amount of data..."
"I accidentally knocked it off my desk, I instantly plugged it in and there was no problems and it still looked good.I recommend this to anyone..."
"Highly recommended! I've been meaning to get a portable, physical backup solution for some time now, and finally settled on the ioSafe..."
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IoSafe Rugged Portable Aluminum Hard Drive with 1 PA51000U1YR
"Compact design Great value for price Great warranty Rugged You can always tell when you get you something that is made well and backed up with a warranty (in this case drive retrieval) that is going to last..."
"The drive is elegant in design but works well..."
"While I haven't tried to freeze it yet, it seems like it will last..."
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Newegg.com - ioSafe Rugged Portable 750GB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive with 1 Year...
"Works as stated, both on USB 2.0 and USB 3.0..."
"Works fine though -- and I bought it for USB 3.0, where I've found the performance good..."
"I left it running for three days while a program was "analyzing" all my songs, after downloading over 400 GB of songs, and it did not overheat..."
The good-looking IoSafeRuggedPortable hard drive is designed to safeguard your mobile data against extreme conditions and includes a data recovery...The RuggedPortable is rather expensive, doesn't protect data against extreme heat, and requires a separate...There's another version of the RuggedPortable, housed in titanium casing and based...