Looking for the user manual?

Check the heading on this page:

Product manual or files

Or search our  Samples/Files/Manuals  section!
We have hundreds of manuals added to the site!

You'll see this reminder one more time after which it will not appear.

skin: 1 2 3 4 |  Login | Join Dancetech |

G-Technology G-Drive Mini


Info-line:   [synths]    [sampler]    [drumbox]    [effects]    [mixers]     [mics]     [monitors]    [pc-h/ware]    [pc-s/ware]    [plugins]    -    [links]    [tips]

G-Technology G-Drive Mini

Category:  Products / studio equipment / storage device

Added: 25-Apr-09  |  Author: admin

New price: 130 - 140 quid  |   S/H price: Not listed

G-Technology G-Drive Mini

One of our mates Jason came over with his Mac laptop and so we grabbed some video footage to show you the G-Drive Mini in a bit of detail... This is not a full-on review, more like a preview to show you the product in real life - worth checking out!

Speed test charts

Product promo text - details and specs:

G-DRIVE mini hard drives are the perfect storage solutions for people on the go. Weighing in at less than 9 oz., G-DRIVE mini is the ultra-portable and stylish way to travel with up to 500 GB of storage space for your important documents, MP3s, digital video and digital photo files. The system can withstand up to 1000 G's of shock* to ensure your data is protected against the bumps and bruises encountered on the road. G-DRIVE mini is bus powered, eliminating the need to carry an external AC power supply. Portability was never so easy! G-DRIVE mini features a fan-less cooling system the latest technology 5400 or 7200 RPM hard drives

the Specs

  • Portable, high-speed external hard drives
  • FireWire 400, FireWire 800 and USB 2.0 connectivity
  • Compact size, weighs less than 9 oz
  • Storage capacities up to 500GB using 5400RPM or 7200RPM drives
  • Bus-powered – no AC adapter required
  • Integrated heat-sink provides near silent operation and ensures proper cooling for long life and data reliability
  • Ships complete with all cables and high-quality leather carrying case
  • Unique industrial design, compact all aluminum enclosure
  • Mac OS X and Windows® compatible – Time Machine Ready!
  • Standard 3-Year Factory Warranty

*NOTE: Non-Operating shock. G-DRIVE mini can withstand 400Gs operating shock.

Technical Specifications:

Interface: 1x FireWire 800 (9-pin)
1x FireWire 400 (6-pin)

1x USB2.0

Disk Drives: Type – SATA II
HDD RPM: 5400 or 7200
Cooling System: Integrated heat-sink
Controller: Oxford 924 chipset
Size (LxWxH): 4.94" x 3.19" x .875" (500GB 1")
125 x 81 x 22mm (500GB 25.4mm)
Weight: 0.55 lbs / 0.25 kg
System Requirments:
FireWire 800 / USB 2.0:
Mac OSX 10.3.x or higher

Windows 2000/XP/Vista

System Requirments:
Mac OSX 9.2 or higher
Windows 2000/XP/Vista

Anyway it's a very compact solution for portable laptop recording where large trackrates are not a requirement, but will also function perfectly as a main samples and loops storage drive or as an audio drive for home studio work with typical home-user track rates... Any users out there? - Please leave some user comments or feedback below...

Product Manuals or Files

no user manual

Product Resources

Ask a Question?
0 related links
Audio demo?

More choices in this product category from other manufacturers:

Category:  Products / studio equipment / storage device

User Comments


Be first to add a comment - what's the product like in real life?...

Add your comments here for the product:

'G-Technology G-Drive Mini'

Looking for the manual? - Check this page above under the heading: 'Product manual or files' - We might have it!

Your Name   * required field!

Your Email   * required field! (will not be displayed)

Add your email if you want replies to any question you post - You will receive an email if someone replies!
To receive automated replies be sure to add a valid email address!

Comments   * required field! - NO weblinks allowed in this feild!

My user type is:    * required field!

Professional   Part Time   Hobbyist

Rate this product out of five:   * optional

   5 - TOTALY AWESOME POWER !!!!!...

   4 - TOTALY 'AUSTIN POWERS' !!!!....

   3 - HOT HATCHBACK POWER !!!.....

   2 - PIZZA-MOPED POWER !!......


Please copy the displayed number into the box to post:



Note: To cut down on spammers, cookies must be enabled to post comments to this page.

Looking for the manual? - Check this page above under the heading: 'Product manual or files' - We might have it!

 [back to top]

1: No good!
2: Average!
3: Great stuff!
4: Excellent!
5: Awesome!
Rate this product!
  • Currently 4.0 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Currently: 4.0/5 | 80%

Total stars: 4  |  Total votes: 1

Add review/comment 

2 other
products from

Thomann deals

Help support the site & the users music space - Buy via our affiliate store. One fixed price delivery for most items!