Seagate BlackArmor PS 110 USB3

  • Seagate BlackArmor PS 110 USB3
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Pros:

  • Light and easy to use.
  • Great Backup feature with Acronis.
  • Comes with laptop adapter card.

Cons:

  • Cable is too short.
  • Expensive for 500GB.

Expert reviews and ratings

By UMLan on 90

If you are looking for a high performance direct attached storage unit BlackArmor PS 110 could be for you. BlackArmor PS 110 provides exceptional accessibility and easy of use to its users. Being backward compatible to USB 2.0, users with older...

By Bigbruin on -

The BlackArmor PS110 500GB drive is Seagate's first entry into the new world of USB 3.0 hard drives. And considering that it may be the typical consumers first USB 3.0 product, they have put together a great bundle to make the transition as easy as...

By Digital Home Thoughts on -

This is one of the first USB 3.0 Portable Drives to hit the market. Having half a terabyte in your hands is great, especially if you are a road warrior. The Seagate BlackArmor drive delivers speed, capacity, and portability in a solid, user friendly,...

By Everything USB on -

Built into an attractive black metal enclosure, the Seagate BlackArmor PS 110 USB 3.0 Performance Kit provides ample storage capacity with good looks and performance to boot. Considerably increased speed over the older Seagate FreeAgent Go 500GB...

By Geek.com on -

USB 3.0 is the next big thing in storage, so it’s no surprise that companies are starting to roll out this new standard to all sorts of different devices. One of these is Seagate’s BlackArmor PS 110, a 2.5-inch external hard drive that we...

By Computer Shopper on 85

If you need maximum read/write speed in a portable hard drive, this one can deliver blazing data-transfer rates. Just be prepared to pay a bit more for the USB 3.0 tech....

By Tom's Guide on -

Even with the slower speeds, the PS 110 still whizzes past what the fastest USB 2.0 drives are capable of. However, like the MyBook 3.0, this speed comes at a high price of $179.99, which is a lot...

By Dvice on -

USB 3.0 is supposed to be 10 times faster than USB 2.0. We'll see about that. We're not going to believe it until we run some real-world benchmarks. We hooked up the new Seagate BlackArmor PS 110 USB 3.0 external drive to our desktop PC,...

By Testfreaks on 90

The new Seagate BlackArmor PS110 not only features a hard drive upgraded to 7200RPM from the 5400RPM of the original, but it’s also USB3.0 enabled. Aesthetically it’s the same, but it’s what’s on the inside that counts right? The...

By Bright Side of News on -

As we mentioned above in the Value section, people are amassing more and more data. Some of this is junk, but most of it is not. We are a digital society where our Mom’s and Dad’s had physical photographs and negatives to take care of; we...

By Bjorn3D on 90

It has quickly become apparent that a new era of external storage is well underway. While we've had Firewire and E-Sata that rivals the speed of USB 3.0 we've never had speeds like this so universally portable from machine to machine. With...

By Tech Olive on 80

If you’re new to the whole USB 3.0 deal, don’t worry too much. You have plenty of time to hit the books and learn more about it, but right now we’ll hopefully help you out a little because Seagate sent over their first USB 3.0 device,...

By cnet on 81

The Seagate BlackArmor PS 110 USB 3.0 is a well-designed external hard drive that is fast, portable, and future-proof. Read full review See all...

By Gizmodo on -

Seagate's BlackArmor PS110 USB3 drive kit brings USB3 to laptops without USB3. And your transfer speeds will be 3 times what they were through USB2. If you weren't excited about USB3 before, you should be. The Price $180 The Verdict It's...

By techcrunch.com on -

The future is here, everyone. Let’s check out the just-announced Seagate BlackArmor PS110 Performance kit. It’s Seagate’s first USB 3.0 product and it’s noice — where noice is slang for nice, and for the sole fact that...

By HardwareGeeks on 100

USB 3.0 and External Hard drives seem to be the hot new thing and for good reason, as these drives are lighting fast. A few weeks ago Seagate sent me their BlackArmor PS110 and having been briefed on it during CES I was excited. The ability to...

By Bonafide Reviews on 90

The BlackArmor PS 110 USB 3.0 Performance Kit is a great way to enter the world of USB 3.0 devices. Soon USB 3.0 will become the defacto standard but many older laptops may be left out in the cold. This kit allows machines sporting ExpressCard/34...