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.
Summary: The ADATA Dashdrive Durable HD710 is supposed to be one of the more rugged and survivable kinds of external hard drive in existence. It is meant to be dust and water resistant, and ADATA even claims that the shock resistance is military-grade.
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.
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