Conclusion: Nicely priced, the rugged ADATA DashDrive Durable HD710 gives your data a layer of physical protection while you commute. However, a few flaws keep it from our highest honors.
Pros: Rubberized case. Water resistant. Channel for storing cable. Good file copy speed.
Cons: Cable channel and protective door are a bit fussy. Fake carbon fiber is never a good idea. Cable wrapped around chassis has potential to rub and fray. Cable connection needs a guide for a tight connection.
ADATA DashDrive Durable HD 710 500GB USB 3.0 Portable Storage Drive Review
12 October 2012
Summary: For a USB 3.0 drive, it could have been faster not just in larger file size. But in its defense: This is the only drive that I’ve observed so that has a very good build and rugged quality. On top of it, it has free fall protection on the Seagate drive that’s used inside.
ADATA DashDrive Durable HD710 External HDD Video Review
5 March 2012
Summary: The ADATA DashDrive Durable HD710 External HDD performs very well, waterproof, shockproof, compact, looks great, available in different capacities and comes in 3 color options. If you're looking for an external HDD durable HDD enclose, this is it.
Summary: ADATA offers a durable 2.5” hard drive for robust usage. It is a portable shock and waterproof drive which is capable of handling shocks and liquid drop. External storage drive are need of today.
Excerpt: Take one look at the DashDrive Durable 500GB and it’s clear it is designed to take some punishment. It’s a rubber-coated portable hard disk that has been tested to the toughest military standards and is able to withstand being submerged in meter-deep water for up to 30 minutes, which is an...
Excerpt: 30 Flares 30 Flares × Recently we held a competition for one lucky reader – for the opportunity to review an upcoming ADATA product . Ian Stevenson won the competition and today we present his independent’reader review’.