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Glyph Studio mini 500GB 7200RPM FW800/USB3/eSATA Pro Portable HDD (GL-SM500)

by Glyph
£141.60 inc. vat
£118.00 ex. vat
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Glyph Studio mini 500GB 7200RPM FW800/USB3/eSATA

The Glyph Studio mini is a professional portable 500GB, 7200 RPM hard disk drive with connectivity over FW800, USB3 and eSata. It’s small enough to fit in your pocket, but powerful enough to take its rightful place in your workflow.

A fanless, light aluminum enclosure keeps the Studio mini quiet and cool while you work on the road. Featuring USB 3.0, FireWire 800 and eSATA ports, bus power via USB or FireWire, a rear power switch, and a stainless steel face plate.

Mobile storage for the creative professional
Blistering transfer speeds, heat-transfer technology, disk health monitoring, optimized firmware, bus-powered, and squeezed inside an elegantly designed industrial steel and aluminum enclosure.

More than 4 times faster than FireWire
With transfer speeds up to 420 MB/s, the Studio mini mini offers true next-generation USB 3.0 performance. This means faster editing, quick rendering, more tracks, more samples, and a more efficient workflow.

No outlet? No problem
No more searching for a bulky power adapter when you're pressed for time and on the go. Studio mini is bus-powered by USB or FireWire. An AC adapter is an optional accessory if your configuration does not support bus-power.

Disk Health Monitoring
Custom sensors monitor the health of your Studio mini, warning you of activity patterns that indicate potential problems with your drive.

Engineered to stay cool
Our unique heat transfer technology draws heat away from internal components, moves it to the aluminum exterior to dissipate, and significantly reduces the chance of component failure.

Plug and play
The Studio mini comes ready for use with Mac so you can plug in and begin storing your files immediately. It's also Time Machine compatible, so you can begin backing up your computer right away.Windows user? No problem! A simple reformat will configure your BlackBox for use with a PC.

In the box

  • Studio mini professional mobile hard drive
  • USB 3.0 cable
  • FireWire cable


  • Interfaces: USB 3.0, FireWire, and eSATA
  • Power Supply
    • Bus-powered via USB or FireWire
    • optional power adapter available as an accessory
  • Warranty
    • 3 year hardware warranty
    • 2 year level I data recovery
  • Cooling design: Heat-transfer
  • Storage Capacity: 500GB (SM500)
  • Compatibility
    • Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 7, and 8
    • Mac OS X 10.4 or above
  • Rotational Speed (rpm): 7200rpm
  • Size: 1" x 4.8" x 3.6" / 25 x 122 x 91 mm
  • Weight: 8 oz / .3 kg