updated 09:50 am EDT, Mon September 20, 2004
Maxtor One Touch II drive
today introduced its OneTouch II external storage drive, which offers an exclusive version of Dantz Retrospect software for easy backup, a Maxtor DriveLock security feature for added data protection and powerful restore capabilities, including historical backup recovery. The drive offer one-touch backup with no setup required, password-protection for the contents of the drive, improved restore functions to allow users to instantly revert their drive to a previous system state, a new user interface, the ability to create a bootable backup, and a new, sophisticated, contemporary look. It is available in both 250GB ($330) and 300GB ($380) capacities with a 7200rpm mechanism with 16MB buffer and both FireWire/USB 2.0 connectivity.