Many of the files and programs we use today have increased in file size, thus necessitating the need for hard drives with large storage capacities. As the computing power of our PCs increased so has the amount and size of data that we need to store. Today, you need to have, at the very least, a 100-gigabyte hard disk just to be on the safe side. At the rapid pace storage requirements increase, it would be wise to get one thatâ€™s built for the future as well.With the Seagate FreeAgent Pro 500GB 3.5 Hard Drive, youâ€™ll be getting exactly thatâ€”a high-capacity hard drive with a high level of portability.
For users on the go who need to carry large amounts of data with them, this is one of the best portable hard drives money can buy. Seagate has long been a trusted hard drive manufacturer, and the Seagate FreeAgent Pro 500GB 3.5 Hard Drive reaffirms that. With the driveâ€™s 500-gigabyte capacity, storing all your files, documents, programs or whatnot is easily accomplished.
To illustrate things more clearly, 500 gigabytes is the data equivalent of more than 200 DVD movies, 750 hours of VHS-quality videos, 10,000 hours of MP3 songs or around 200,000 high quality images. Thatâ€™s undeniably a lot of files. Plus, with slim dimensions, it is easy to carry this drive wherever you need to go.
The driveâ€™s polished and modern looks is a positive feature as well.Even more impressive is the fact that the Seagate FreeAgent Pro 500GB 3.5 Hard Drive is capable of transferring data at rapid rates: 3000 Mb/sec using the Serial ATA interface, and from 400 to 480 Mb/sec on FireWire and USB 2.0. The drive spins at a steady speed of 7200 RPM, which ensures quick file access and file transfer.The Seagate FreeAgent Pro 500GB 3.5 Hard Driveâ€™s robust feature don’t end there. The drive comes with the FreeAgent Pro data mover, which copies and transfers content you choose to various locations.
This way all your files stay manageable and within armâ€™s reach. FreeAgent Pro also makes automatic and continuous revisions to your files which enables you to roll back to an earlier version if and when the need arises.Â If in the rare case your Seagate FreeAgent Pro 500GB 3.5″ Hard Drive fails, Seagate offers a five-year limited warranty. If anything, that warranty adds extra value to an already powerful hard drive solution. The Seagate FreeAgent Pro 500GB 3.5″ Hard Drive looks great and performs great. Simply put: it’s an incredible hard drive that can handle all your memory needs without trouble.
By Daniel Gonzales