Hitachi G-DRIVE mobile USB 500 GB External Hard Drive - Silver
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Marketing Information

Perfect for on-the-go laptop users. G-DRIVE mobile USB is stylish, thin, aluminum portable storage that combines USB 3.0 high-performance with Time Machine-ready backup.
Easy to set up, with storage capacities to 1TB using 5400 RPM drives, you'll find it perfect for storing your most important documents, music, digital video and photo files. The G-DRIVE mobile USB is bus powered so when you're out and about you don't need to add an external AC power supply to your laptop case.

Easy to Setup - Time Machine ready!
G-DRIVE slim comes preformatted, HFS+ with Journaling and is Time Machine ready right out of the box! A simple initialization is all it takes to prepare G-DRIVE for use with Windows® systems!

Built-in Devices


  • Host Interface: USB 3.0
  • Drive Performance

  • Rotational Speed: 5400 rpm
  • Maximum External Data Transfer Rate: 640 MBps (5 Gbps)
  • BUS Powered: Yes
  • General Information

  • Product Type: Hard Drive
  • Manufacturer Part Number: 0G02420
  • Manufacturer Website Address:
  • Manufacturer: Hitachi, Ltd
  • Product Name: G-DRIVE mobile USB Hard Drive
  • Product Line: G-DRIVE mobile USB
  • Brand Name: Hitachi
  • Miscellaneous

    Package Contents

    • G-DRIVE mobile USB GDRU3PA10001ADB Hard Drive
    • USB Cable (3.0, compatible with 2.0)
    • Quick Install Guide

    System Requirements

    Operating System(s):

    • Mac OS 10.5 or newer
    • Windows XP
    • Windows Vista
    • Windows 7

    Network & Communication

    Physical Characteristics

  • Weight (Approximate): 9.12 oz
  • Color: Silver
  • Form Factor: External
  • Height: 0.7"
  • Width: 3.3"
  • Depth: 5.0"
  • Power Description

  • Power Source: AC Adapter
  • Management & Protocols


  • Software Included:

    Time Machine-ready Backup

  • Technical Information

  • Storage Capacity: 500 GB
  • Platform Supported: Mac
  • Warranty

  • Limited Warranty: 3 Year