Seagate is not only showing off their USB 3.0 BlackArmor PS110 Portable Hard Drive in this year’s CES 2010, they also bundled it up with a power cable and PC USB 3.0 express card in one. This bundle is called by the name of “Performance Kit” where user can boost their Laptop with a triple HDD speed of the USB 2.0 predecessor. The BlackArmor itself has the capacity of 500GB, 7200RPM and it’s laptop size HDD at 2.5-inch.
According to the tester, This Seagate BlackArmor PS110 USB 3.0 Portable HDD Performance Kit is capable of transferring 25GB HD movie in just 4 minutes (USB 2.0 needs 14 Minutes). All you need to do is to install the PC adapter card into your laptop Express Card slot, then hook up the HDD with the adapter cord to the adapter card.
Additionally, Seagate BlackArmor PS110 USB 3.0 External HDD also comes with several software such as Acronis business-grade backup, SafetyDrill+ software and automated full-system backup software.
Seagate BlackArmor PS110 USB 3.0 Portable hard drive performance kit has 5-year of limited warranty, and although it’s a new technology Seagate charge it for $179.99 only. Pretty affordable for anyone who love to try out the USB 3.0.