Summary: I have been very pleased with this purchase. My computer was acting up and I needed something to backup my files. The price was right and thank God I bought it just in time. It is small and compact, not big and bulky like some. I would recommend to others.
Summary: I have been using this external hard drive for about 8 months now. I was limited to using USB 2.0, but had no issues with the unit. I liked that it is powered by USB. It is two pronged as well, which accommodates those with older computers. The size is sleek and fairly thin, yet the case feels strong. Fortunately I have not dropped the unit on the ground, but it feels sturdy enough to withhold a small drop.
Summary: I bought this for a backup drive for my Macbook Air. I liked the sturdy aluminum case and compact size and the fact that it is usb 3.0. It did not disappoint and works like advertised. Plus Amazon's price was better than everyone else's.
Summary: The Iomega is a sturdy and reliable external hard drive that delivers consistent speed for a good price. I began to use the device as my internal hard drive grew closer and closer to being full, and was at first worried about the setbacks imposed by using an external HD over an internal to store data. However, the Iomega proved to be perfectly as capable as my internal of running any program handed to it.
Summary: Purchased this as a backup HD for my Alienware Laptop. After extensive searching and checking other small, portable, and quality HD's, I chose this one due to several reasons. It has sufficient HD space to accomodate my needs, it is fast, easy to use, and reliable. After receiving this HD, I had no trouble getting it up and running. Setup was easy and in no time it was working. I highly recommend this to anyone seeking a portable HD.
Summary: External hard drives are a necessity especially if you are handling large chunk of data.As a graphic designer I always have had the need to store image files and that is when I decided to buy Iomega Prestige Portable SuperSpeed 500 GB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive 35192. The best part of Iomega Prestige is that all my files are secure as the pack comes with a free download of Trend Micro Internet Security Software that was able keep my system off virus.
Summary: Desktop mountable Iomega Prestige portable superspeed external hard disk weighs just 0.38 lbs. It is not only light weight but compact too, just the size of your writing pad. The hard drive does not require power supply as it is bus powered. One important point to remember is that the hard drive works fine in Windows and mac environment. But remember to reformat if you wish to attach it with Mac.