FireWire Hard Drives Stories March 6, 2013

ProStor525L 1.5TB eSATA / FW 800 & 400 / USB HDD for $198 + free shipping

Trans Intl. offers the ProStor525L 1.5TB (2 x 750GB) eSATA / FireWire 800 & 400 / USB External Hard Drive in 15″ or 17″ for $198 with free shipping. (Scroll down and click on the drop-down menu to find them.) That’s tied with our mention from a week ago as the lowest total price we could find for either size drive of this form factor. These FireWire Bus-powered drives are designed to fit under a MacBook Pro 15″ or 17″, but can be used with any Mac or PC.

FireWire Hard Drives Stories February 26, 2013

ProStor525L 1.5TB eSATA / FW 800 & 400 / USB HDD for $198 + free shipping

Trans Intl. offers the ProStor525L 1.5TB (2 x 750GB) eSATA / FireWire 800 & 400 / USB External Hard Drive in 15″ or 17″ for $198 with free shipping. (Scroll down and click on the drop-down menu to find them.) That’s the lowest total price we could find for either size drive of this form factor. These FireWire Bus-powered drives are designed to fit under a MacBook Pro 15″ or 17″, but can be used with any Mac or PC.

FireWire Hard Drives Stories February 14, 2013

NewerTech Guardian MAXimus 1TB RAID-1 Hard Drive for $249 + free shipping

Other World Computing offers the NewerTech Guardian Maximus 1TB eSATA / FireWire 800 / USB 3.0 RAID-1 Hard Drive, model no. GM8Q7H10TB64, for $249 with free shipping. That’s tied with our November mention as the lowest total price we’ve seen for any 1TB eSATA / FW / USB 3.0 hard drive. It includes Intech SpeedTools Utilities, ProSoft DataBackup, NovaStor NovaBACKUP (Windows), Carbon Copy Cloner, cables, USB 3.0, and more.

FireWire Hard Drives Stories June 19, 2012

Trans Intl. offers its Trans Intl. miniXpress435 FireWire 400 / USB External Hard Drive from $98. (Scroll down and click on the drop-down menu to find them.) With shipping starting at $8, that’s among the lowest prices we could find for similar drives. These FireWire Bus-powered drives run at 7200 rpm.

FireWire Hard Drives Stories April 17, 2012

Western Digital offers its Western Digital My Book Studio LX 1TB FireWire 800 / USB 2.0 External Hard Drive, model no. WDBACH0010HAL-NESN, for $99.99 with free shipping ($0.10/GB). That’s tied with our Black Friday mention and the lowest total price we could find by $20. This drive runs at 5400 rpm and includes a “smart display” that shows the capacity and storage status even when the drive is unplugged. Although formatted for Macs, it can easily be reformatted for a PC.

FireWire Hard Drives Stories February 16, 2012

Western Digital offers its factory-refurbished Western Digital My Book Studio LX 1TB FireWire 800 / USB 2.0 External Hard Drive, model no. WDBAAJ0010HSL-NESN, for $89.99 with free shipping ($0.09/GB). That’s $50 under the lowest total price we could find for a new one. This drive runs at 5400 rpm and includes a “smart display” that shows the capacity and storage status even when the drive is unplugged. Although formatted for Macs, it can easily be reformatted for a PC. A 6-month Western Digital warranty applies.

FireWire Hard Drives Stories December 28, 2011

mwave offers the Sans Digital 3.5″ FireWire 800 / eSATA / USB 2.0 Hard Drive Docking Station, model no. MS1CT, for $79.99 with free shipping. That’s $10 under our October mention and the lowest total price we could find by $10. This hard drive dock accommodates most 3.5″ Serial ATA hard drives up to 1.5TB. It features an eSATA port, two FireWire 800 ports, one FireWire 400 port, and one USB 2.0 port.

FireWire Hard Drives Stories November 26, 2011

Western Digital offers its Western Digital My Book Studio LX 1TB FireWire 800 / USB 2.0 External Hard Drive, model no. WDBACH0010HAL-NESN, for $99.99 with free shipping ($0.10/GB). That’s tied with last week’s mention and the lowest total price we could find by $19. This drive runs at 5400 rpm and includes a “smart display” that shows the capacity and storage status even when the drive is unplugged. Although formatted for Macs, it can easily be reformatted for a PC.

FireWire Hard Drives Stories November 18, 2011

Western Digital offers its Western Digital My Book Studio LX 1TB FireWire 800 / USB 2.0 External Hard Drive, model no. WDBACH0010HAL-NESN, for $99.99 with free shipping. That’s $0.10/GB and the lowest total price we could find by $10. This drive runs at 5400 rpm and includes a “smart display” that shows the capacity and storage status even when the drive is unplugged. Although formatted for Macs, it can easily be reformatted for a PC.

FireWire Hard Drives Stories August 18, 2011

Other World Computing offers its OWC Mercury Elite Pro Dual mini FireWire 800 / USB 2.0 / eSATA Hard Drives with prices starting at $159.99 plus around $5 for shipping. That’s tied with last month’s mention and the lowest total price we’ve seen for these hard drives. Each drive includes Intech SpeedTools Utilities, ProSoft DataBackup, NovaStor NovaBACKUP (Windows), Carbon Copy Cloner, cables, and 3-year warranty. The drives, each available preset to either RAID-0 or RAID-1:

FireWire Hard Drives Stories July 7, 2011

Other World Computing cut prices on select OWC Mercury On-The-Go Pro 2.5″ FireWire 800/USB 2.0 External Hard Drives. Shipping starts at $4.99. Each drive includes both FireWire and USB 2.0 cables, carrying case, Intech Hard Disk SpeedTools (for Mac), ProSoft DataBackup (for Mac), NovaStor NovaBackup (for Windows), and three-year warranty. Some best bets:

FireWire Hard Drives Stories June 29, 2011

Other World Computing lowered prices on most of its OWC Mercury Elite-AL Pro FireWire/USB 2.0 External Hard Drives, as noted below. Shipping adds $5.99. Each drive includes Intech Hard Disk SpeedTools (for Mac), ProSoft DataBackup II (for Mac), NovaStor NovaBackup (for Windows), cables, and 3-year warranty. The drives:

FireWire Hard Drives Stories June 24, 2011

PC Connection Express offers the Buffalo Technology DriveStation Duo 2TB FireWire / USB 2.0 External Hard Drive, model no. HD-W2.0TIU2/R1, for $129.95. With free shipping, that’s $0.07/GB and the lowest total price we could find by $130. It features two 1TB Serial ATA hard drives in a RAID 1 configuration.

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