updated 12:45 am EDT, Wed October 19, 2005
120GB portable drive
US Modular today announced that the company's is now available with 120-gigabyte of storage space. The bus-powered portable external storage drive system is offered in sizes of 20GB to 100GB and comes in a stainless steel package. Dragon Drives, offering a portable auto-detectable combo (USB 2.0 + FireWire) hard drives in a 2.5-inch form factor, are less than one-inch high. The drives are powered through the two included USB 2.0 cables or via a FireWire connection. The drives support UDMA5 (ATA100), driver-less installation on Mac OS 9/X, and USB 2.0 transfer rates up to 400 Mbps. The 120GB drive, available later this month, will be available for $400 with other drives starting at $100; all include a one-year warranty with 24/7 tech support.