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Apricorn Aegis Padlock A25-3PL256-500 500 GB 2.5" External Hard Drive

USB 3.0 - 5400rpm - 8 MB Buffer - Hot Swappable

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  • Host Interface: USB 3.0
  • Product Type: Hard Drive
  • Buffer: 8 MB
  • Storage Capacity: 500 GB
  • Rotational Speed: 5400 rpm
  • Drive Type: External
  • Product Family: Aegis Padlock
  • Drive Width: 2.5"
MFG #: A25-3PL256-500
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$225  CAD
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Portable Security for your Data at the Speed of USB 3.0

With real-time AES hardware encryption, software free design and a super speed USB 3.0 connection, you can secure your data faster than ever before.

Looking for an effortless way to secure your data while taking advantage of the fastest USB 3.0 speeds? Look no further than the Aegis Padlock 3.0, the latest and fastest of Apricorn's Secure Drive line. With the same easy-to-use keypad design and software free setup, the Aegis Padlock 3.0 enables you to access the drive with your own unique pin but now at data transfer speeds of up to 5Gbps.

Utilizes Military Grade FIPS PUB 197 Validated Encryption Algorithm
Featuring your choice of AES-XTS 128 or 256-bit hardware encryption, the Aegis Padlock 3.0 seamlessly encrypts all data on the drive in real-time, keeping your data safe even if the hard drive is removed from its enclosure.

General Information
Manufacturer:Apricorn, Inc
Manufacturer Part Number:A25-3PL256-500
Manufacturer Website Address:
Brand Name:Apricorn
Product Line:Aegis Padlock
Product Model:A25-3PL256-500
Product Name:Aegis Padlock A25-3PL256-500 Hard Drive with Integrated USB 3.0 Cable
Product Type:Hard Drive
Technical Information
Storage Capacity:500 GB
Platform Supported:Mac, PC
Features:Auto-lock, Data at Rest Protection, Brute Force Self Destruct, Variable Timing Circuit (VTC) Technology, Drive Reset, 256-bit AES Encryption, Wear Resistant
Drive Performance
Maximum External Data Transfer Rate:640 MB/s (5 Gbit/s)
Spindle Speed (rpm):5400
Buffer:8 MB
Average Seek Time:12 ms
BUS Powered:Yes
Host Interface:USB 3.0
Physical Characteristics
Drive Type:External
Drive Width:2.5"
Hot Swappable:Yes
Height:0.8" (19.1 mm)
Width:3.3" (83.8 mm)
Depth:4.7" (119.4 mm)
Weight (Approximate):175.8 g
Package Contents:
  • Aegis Padlock A25-3PL256-500 Hard Drive with Integrated USB 3.0 Cable
  • Y-auxiliary Power Cable
  • Travel Pouch
  • Quick Start Guide
System Requirements:


  • PC compatible computer with Pentium CPU or similar
  • RAM: 32 MB
  • CD-ROM or CD-RW
  • USB 1.2 or 2.0
  • Apple G3 or later

Operating System(s):

  • Windows 7
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Vista
  • Mac OS 10.2 or greater
  • Linux
Certifications & Standards:
  • FCC
  • CE
  • TAA
  • GSA
Limited Warranty:1 Year
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