With an obligatory password and the fact that the drive is managed by a security controller, all the data stored on the it is encrypted, ensuring complete protection from unauthorised viewing. The Executive HDD is backwards compatible with USB 2.0 systems as well and comes with Nero Back it Up and Burn Software.
As a HDD alternative, Verbatim is launching a new range of 2,5" SATA II SSDs (Solid State Drive). They provide data transfer rates up to 250MB/sec READ and 220MB/sec WRITE speed and include a 3.5" bay adapter and a power cable for optional desktop installations. Available now, they can be purchased from specialised shops and Value Added Ressellers (VARs) for €129 (64GB), €238 (128GB) or €470 (256GB) respectively (RRP).