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The general trademark of a manufacturer by which the consumer knows its products. A manufacturer can have multiple brand names. Some manufacturers license their brand names to other producers.
Product name:
Product name is a brand's identification of a product, often a model name, but not totally unique as it can include some product variants. Product name is a key part of the Icecat product title on a product data-sheet.
500 GB eSATA/USB 2.0 Hard Disk
Product code :
The brand's unique identifier for a product. Multiple product codes can be mapped to one mother product data-sheet if the specifications are identical. We map away wrong codes or sometimes logistic variants.
Category :
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.
created/standardized by Icecat: the data-sheet is created or standardized by an Icecat editor.
Included since: 15 Nov 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 23:22:42
The date of the most recent change of this product data-sheet in Icecat.
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Long product name Iomega 500 GB eSATA/USB 2.0 Hard Disk:
The short editorial description of Iomega 500 GB eSATA/USB 2.0 Hard Disk
500 GB eSATA/USB 2.0 Hard Disk

Marketing text Iomega 500 GB eSATA/USB 2.0 Hard Disk

The official marketing text of Iomega 500 GB eSATA/USB 2.0 Hard Disk as supplied by the manufacturer
With a true eSATA interface for the fastest speeds available, the Iomega Desktop Hard Drive eSATA/USB 2.0 offers a powerful, high–performance storage solution and it comes with a eSATA PCI Card included! It is the most advanced, speed–driven desktop storage solution available for those who work with professional–quality video applications or small server and network environments.

- Faster than USB 2.0 or FireWire 800!
- Fast 7200 RPM for better performance.
- Upgrades your desktop computer with eSATA connectors.
- eSATA connection is so fast it gives you the speed of an internal hard drive.
- Upgrade your computer to the NEW eSATA standards for the fastest speeds available.
Short summary description Iomega 500 GB eSATA/USB 2.0 Hard Disk:
This short summary of the Iomega 500 GB eSATA/USB 2.0 Hard Disk data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Iomega 500 GB eSATA/USB 2.0 Hard Disk, SATA, Iomega Automatic Backup Pro, Pentium III, CD-ROM, Windows 98SE/Me/2000/XP
Long summary description Iomega 500 GB eSATA/USB 2.0 Hard Disk:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Iomega 500 GB eSATA/USB 2.0 Hard Disk based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Iomega 500 GB eSATA/USB 2.0 Hard Disk. Hard drive capacity: 500 GB, Hard drive speed: 7200 RPM, Hard drive interface: SATA. Width: 121 mm, Depth: 197 mm, Height: 41 mm. Bundled software: Iomega Automatic Backup Pro. Data transfer rate (max): 480 Mbit/s, Minimum hard disk space: 200 MB, Minimum processor: Pentium III
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Hard drive
Hard drive capacity*
The maximum storage capacity of the hard disk, usually measured in bytes e.g. GB.
500 GB
Hard drive speed*
The rotational speed of a hard disk expressed in rotations per minute. The faster the better.
7200 RPM
Hard drive 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.
Serial ATA
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.
121 mm
The distance from the front to the back of something.
197 mm
The measurement of the product from head to foot or from base to top.
41 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.
909 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.
Iomega Automatic Backup Pro
Other features
Minimum hard disk space
The minimum hard disk space required to store or run a computer program or operating system.
200 MB
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 III
Minimum RAM
The lowest RAM (memory) required to run a computer program or operating system.
128 MB
The product is built in.
Minimum system requirements
Data transfer rate (max)
The maximum speed with which data can be transmitted from one device to another.
480 Mbit/s
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Windows 98SE/Me/2000/XP