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Silicon Power Announces the Armor A30 Rugged Portable Hard Drive

Discussion in 'News' started by Cristian_25H, Aug 27, 2013.

  1. Cristian_25H

    Cristian_25H News Poster

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    SP/Silicon Power, the world's leading provider of memory storage solutions today presents the latest design and extra rugged USB 3.0 portable hard drive - Armor A30. Instead of building with rigid and rectangular edges, A30 incorporates an ergonomically streamline design, allowing users to hold and operate at ease. Topping up with its refreshing colors and ultra-speed transfer rate, the military-grade shockproof A30 suited perfectly for travelers, sport enthusiasts, and businessperson on the go.

    Military-Grade Shockproof Protection
    SP Armor A30 is comprised of a shock-resistant silica gel, building from the internal structure to the exterior, adding an extra shield to withstand crushes and shocks. In order to provide superior protection, A30 also incorporates an internal suspension system, without risking a chance of losing important data. Furthermore, Armor A30 has passed the test in compliance with stringent US military MIL-STD-810G (transit drop test), giving users a full range of protection when dealing with toughest conditions.

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    Tougher and Edgier
    Armor A30 features a distinguished hexagonal pattern covering over the surface, which makes A30 more durable to any scratches or fractions while using on a daily basis. In addition, the bulging silica gels, which are symmetrically built on the outer case, transform into exterior slots for cable to store and wrap around the case. This brilliant design offers an ideal storage solution and practicality.

    In terms of performance, Armor A30 is equipped with SuperSpeed USB 3.0 interface, presenting a powerful performance with maximum protection, and is available in 500 GB and 1 TB. The Armor series comes with SP exclusive, free SP Widget download software, providing 7 major back up and security tools and offers a 3 year warranty.

    Armor A30 Product Features
    • SuperSpeed USB 3.0 compliant and backwards compatible with USB 2.0
    • Meet the U.S. military drop-test standards MIL-STD 810G Method 516.6 Procedure IV (transit drop test), including specific height free fall test (122 cm).
    • Cable carry design
    • Advanced internal hard drive suspension system
    • Easy Plug in and use - no external adapter required
    • SP Widget free download software, providing 7 major back-up and security functions

    Armor A30 Product Specifications
    • Dimensions: 87.5 x 134 x 18.6 mm
    • Weight: 181g
    • Standard Compliance: USB 3.0 / 2.0
    • Data Transfer Rates: Max. 5 Gb/s (USB 3.0 Mode); Max. 480 Mb/s (USB 2.0 Mode)
    • Power Supply: DC 5V (Power supplied through USB)
    • Supported Operating Systems: Windows 8/7/Vista/XP/2000, Linux 2.6.31 or later, Mac OS 10.8 or later (only USB 2.0 currently supported)
    • Operating Temperature: 5?~ 55?
    • Storage Temperature: -40?~ 70?
    • Capacity: 500 GB, 1 TB
    • Color: Black, White
    • Three-year warranty
  2. TheDeeGee


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    I wouldn't be comfortable taking this everywhere, simply because it's a mechanical drive.

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