G-Technology's G-DRIVE mobile USB 3.0 hard drive is easy to set up and carry anywhere for storing your most important documents, MP3s, digital video, and photo files. Inside its sleekly thin special-edition aluminum case is a high-performance 5400 RPM hard drive with impressive USB 3.0 connectivity. It's also bus powered, so there’s no need to carry an external AC power supply.
- High-speed USB 3.0 connectivity
- Thin, beveled aluminum case makes for easy portability
- 1TB storage handles videos, photos, documents, and music
- Bus-powered design eliminates the need for a separate power connection
- Plug-and-play Mac OS setup and easily reformatted for Windows
- Time Machine compatible
Did you notice?Delivers speedy performance along with USB 3.0 connectivity.
Apple Recommends ForHandy, bus-powered storage for taking along your essential files wherever you go.
What's in the Box?
- G-Technology G-DRIVE mobile USB hard drive
- USB 3.0 cable (compatible with USB 2.0)
- Quick start guide
- Other Features: Time Machine compatible
- Connections: USB 3.0
- Height: 0.51 in./1.3 cm
- Width: 5.08 in./12.9 cm
- Weight: 6.24 oz./176.91 g
- Length: 3.23 in./8.2 cm
- Mac OS X v10.6 or later
- Windows 8/7/Vista
- Mfr. Part Number: 0G03234
- UPC or EAN No.: 705487194425
- Note: Products sold through this website that do not bear the Apple Brand name are serviced and supported exclusively by their manufacturers in accordance with terms and conditions packaged with the products. Apple's Limited Warranty does not apply to products that are not Apple-branded, even if packaged or sold with Apple products. Please contact the manufacturer directly for technical support and customer service.
- Warranty: Three-year limited
Ratings & Reviews
Such a great hard drive!
I sell a lot of hard drives and this by far is my favorite external hard drive. it works great as a backup hard drive. It's design I sell a lot of hard drives and this by far is my favorite external hard drive. it works great as a backup hard drive. It's design compliments Apple's beautiful computers very well.
I'm a Apple Certified Macintosh Technician and I've never seen a G-Tech hard drive fail.
Buy this hard drive and backup your data. …
- Written by Phil O from Albuquerque
374 of 379 people found this useful
Had it a month now and it's fast always worked and for the price well worth it also has password protection and it's very very sma Had it a month now and it's fast always worked and for the price well worth it also has password protection and it's very very small and sleek n sexy …
- Written by Michael G from Edmonton
222 of 235 people found this useful
It looks nice next to my Mac and it downloads really fast. I'm happy with it.
- Written by Santiago R from Arleta
150 of 157 people found this useful
I was worried about the earlier review about the loose connection; on my 2010 laptop it seemed to be a little loose, but I later l I was worried about the earlier review about the loose connection; on my 2010 laptop it seemed to be a little loose, but I later learned that with a little more force you can push it in further and it'll be quite secure.
It is easier to plug it into a secure position in my 2014 laptop, it's a much better fit. I've used it for a few weeks without any problems, and 1TB for this price seems like a good deal. …
- Written by Lucas X from Irvine
1 of 1 people found this useful
Wow, great product and deal
I have a 500GB hard drive that I pretty much filled up with pictures and videos. I didn't want to invest in a new iMac yet, but I I have a 500GB hard drive that I pretty much filled up with pictures and videos. I didn't want to invest in a new iMac yet, but I needed space. For a long time I hesitated to buy an external because they are expensive. I can't believe the price and capacity of this one. I put all my iPhoto library on it and now I freed up my mac and it runs better. So happy this product is available. I look forward to getting another one soon to do the same thing with my Macbook. …
- Written by Christian O from Richmond
7 of 7 people found this useful
Amazing deal on this 1TB Drive. I have always gone with Seagate or GTech, but the price point is what attracted me to this drive. Amazing deal on this 1TB Drive. I have always gone with Seagate or GTech, but the price point is what attracted me to this drive. Its super reliable and easy to transport. …
- Written by Alex D from Powder Springs
7 of 7 people found this useful
Questions & Answers
Answers from the community
Bus powered from USB 2 ?
- Asked by Frank P from Montreal
- Jul 11, 2014
Yes. USB 3.0 is backwards compatible with 2.0 and 2.0 does provide the required power
- Answered by Kunal S from Duluth
- Jul 29, 2014
Does this hard drive have a lifetime warranty?
- Asked by Baylee J from Calimesa
- Jul 20, 2014
According to the site, this product has a three-year limited warranty.
- Answered by Krittanai P from Blacksburg
- Jul 28, 2014
Can the g-drive 1TB be used as a drive attached to a modem. Can a Macbook Pro or iPad etc then see the use this wirelessly.
- Asked by Oakdale H from Highgate
- Aug 3, 2014
Can I back up iPad and Mac on the same drive?
- Asked by Karen D from Biglerville
- Apr 11, 2014
I need to upgrade from 10.5.8, but I would like to back up my 2009 MacBook Pro first, will this work still?
- Asked by David S from Ottawa
- Aug 6, 2014