'highest practical speed when using FireWire 800 interface'
'It's available in several colors, including blue (80GB), red (160GB), and the silver 250GB drive I review here.'
'The built-in capacity meter allows you to view the utilized disk space.'
'Backup software can't create bootable backup of OS.'
'Heavy power adapter.'
'Quadra Hard Drive 500GB has the attractive, sturdy aluminum housing'
'an excellent external hard drive that offers great speed, multiple connection options'
'Requires a FireWire 800 card for fastest performance.'
'The drive turned in a consistent performance level, ranging from 32.5 to 33.3MB/sec and averaging 33.1MB/sec.'
'Convenient quad interface includes FireWire 400 and 800, USB 2.0, and eSATA connections.'