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Iomega eGo Portable Mac Edition is a portable hard drive built to be small, light, and connect at high speeds.

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Offers all three Mac user interfaces, USB2.0, FW400, FW800

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Backwards compatibility, can be used with OS X 10.1

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Pre-formatted for Mac users with HFS+, works right out of the box

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Fast performance, especially over the firewire connections, compared to similar options from Western Digital and Seagate

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The glossy casing is prone to scratches and is a finger print magnet

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The drive's colour scheme doesn't exactly match the whole minimalistic and plain Mac computer design

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Does not include software CDs, buyers must download the utilities from Iomega's website

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Iomega eGo Portable Mac Edition is a portable hard drive built to be small, light, and connect at high speeds with FireWire ports commonly found on a Mac. It has a FireWire 800 and FireWire 400 port for fast file transfers to and from the drive, and a USB 2.0 port is also built in that will work with any compatible device. The design is 0.625 inches thin and 3.5 inches wide, making it easy to keep in a pocket or slip into a small pouch on a backpack. The Drop Guard feature also prevents damage to the data contained on the device when suffering an impact equivalent to being dropped from a height of 51 inches. Included with this drive is the Secure-Trend Smart Surfing for Mac software that protects the web browsing experience. Unlike other portable drives from Iomega, the color of the drive indicates which storage capacity is built in.

  • Multiple connections with one FireWire 800 port, one FireWire 400 port, and one USB 2.0 port
  • Drop Guard feature (up to 51 in)
  • Small and stylish solid steel enclosure
  • Secure-Trend Smart Surfing for Mac Software (12 mo subscription)
  • Iomega QuikProtect for Mac and MozyHome Online Backup service (2GB free)
  • 3 Year Warranty with product registration
  • Dimensions (L x W x H): 0.625 x 3.5 x 5.625 in
  • Weight: 0.5 lbs
Model Variations
  • eGo Ruby Red Mac Edition, 500GB capacity - MSRP $129.99
  • eGo Alpine White Mac Edition, 320GB or 250GB capacity - MSRP $65.99
  • eGo Midnight Blue Mac Edition, 320GB capacity - MSRP $85.99
  • eGo BlackBelt Mac Mac Edition, 1TB capacity - MSRP $189.99
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