Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
5,912 Reviews & Articles | 38,075 News Posts

Seagate Shows USB 3.0 BlackArmor PS110

USB 3.0 mini connector pictured and benchmarked

| Connectivity & Communications News | Posted: Jan 9, 2010 7:45 pm

TweakTown image news/1/3/13939_01.jpg


CES 2010 - Seagate had an updated version of the BlackArmor portable HDD here at CES. The new model uses USB 3.0 but is just as small as the original.


TweakTown image news/1/3/13939_02.jpg


This was the first look we had at the new mini USB 3.0 connector.


TweakTown image news/1/3/13939_03.jpg


The receiving end of the plug looks like this. The pins are sideways on the mini and much smaller than the full size USB 3.0 plug.


TweakTown image news/1/3/13939_04.jpg


The performance of the Seagate BlackArmor with USB 3.0 was actually better than the build in HDD. Here we see the BA USB 3.0 on the left, the onboard HDD in the center and a BA USB 2.0 on the right.


Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Connectivity & Communications news at our Connectivity & Communications news index page.

Do you get our news RSS feed? Get It!

Post a Comment about this news

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts

TweakTown Web Poll

Question: Facebook's acquisition of Oculus VR will...

Improve Oculus Rift Development

Hamper Oculus Rift Development

Completely destroy Oculus Rift Development

Let's wait and see, I'm not sure

or View the Results

View More Polls

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases