Samsung today announced the fastest external Hard-Drive yet in its STORY-Station product portfolio – the Samsung STORY™ Station 3.0 with the SuperSpeed USB 3.0 interface.
The top-of-line 3.5-inch external hard drive now offers 10 times faster speed compared to the previous USB 2.0 interface, making it the ideal storage solution for saving and retrieving crucial data in the blink of an eye.
The SuperSpeed USB 3.0 interface offers a maximum transfer rate of 5 gigabits per second (Gbps) compared to 480 megabits per second (Mbps) in USB 2.0.
The Country Manager, Samsung Pakistan, Mr. Steve Han said; “The Samsung STORY Station 3.0 has been built for advanced users who demand fast transfer speed and data security without sacrificing design. The STORY Station creates a seamless user experience that allows users to move large chunks of high-quality multimedia content with minimal wait time.”
In keeping with Samsung’s world-class design tradition, the STORY Station line-up features a minimalist design inspired by retro electronics. It is the winner of an IF award 2009 in product design category.
Its grey, brushed aluminum casing materials are RoHS-compliant, ensuring even heat dissipation for reliable performance. With an environment friendly design, the STORY Station 3.0 features three energy-saving modes including idle, sleep and suspend. The standby power level meets the EuP (Energy Using Products) Directive from European Union.
The STORY Station 3.0 drive, available in densities ranging from 1TB to 2TB, is a part of the growing STORY product portfolio. The line-up now offers the widest range available in premium desktop storage – The STORY Station USB 2.0, the STORY Station Plus with e-SATA and USB 2.0, and the latest STORY Station 3.0. Preloaded software suites include Samsung Auto Backup, SecretZone™ and SafetyKey™ for data encryption and password protection.
This 3.0 External Hard-Drive from Samsung features a three-year warranty and will be available globally by April, 2010.