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ioSafe Solo G3 - 1TB, USB 3.0 FIREPROOF WATERPROOF External Hard Disk
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Brand: ioSafe  Category: ioSafe Solo G3
ioSafe Solo Fireproof Waterproof External Hard Disk Drive
+ 1 Year Warranty against defects + 1 Year Data Recovery Service (DRS)

Fanless, near silent cooling
Capacity: 1TB (1000GB), Interface: USB 3.0
Supported OS: Windows (XP, Vista, 7, 8), MacOS 8.6 & Mac OS X or greater
Your Price: $520.00 ($598.00 inc G.S.T.)

Introducing the ioSafe Solo G3 1TB External Hard Disk Drive

The Strong Silent Type
Perfect for sensitive ears in the home, home office or studio, the ioSafe Solo G3 + Data Recovery Service (DRS) is a fanless fortress for your data. For users that demand that data storage be protected and not heard the Solo G3 with the latest fanless FloSafe Vent Technology is strong and silent. Combining an array of proprietary technology the ioSafe Solo G3 + DRS delivers unparalleled protection for your digital life in a solution that is pure simplicity.
  • Capacity: 1TB (1000GB)
  • USB 3.0/2.0 Connectivity
  • Fanless FloSafe Vent Design for near silent operation
  • Fireproof - Protects data from loss up to 1550F for 1/2 hour per ASTM E119
  • Waterproof - Protects data from loss up to 10ft for 72 hours
  • Data Recovery Service - Up to USD $2500 for forensic recovery
  • Mac & PC Compatiable*
*The Solo does not support Windows Server or Linux Server.
- If support for these operating systems is needed, please choose the
ioSafe SoloPRO eSATA Model.

An aircraft black box for your data.


Protects data from loss up to 1550F for 1/2 hour * DataCast endothermic fire insulation technology protects your data from extreme heat. The DataCast formulation forms a chemical bond with water molecules that, at temperatures above 160F, releases water vapor to limit the internal temperature of the unit during a fire.
* Per ASTM E119


Protects data from loss up to 10ft for 72 hours

HydroSafe water barrier technology is designed to protect data loss from fresh or salt water damage, including full immersion. While keeping your data dry, the HydroSafe technology still allows heat to dissipate during normal operation.

Data Recovery Service

1, 3, or 5 year plans available

The ultimate safety net for the ultimate hard drive, the ioSafe Data Recovery Service (DRS) provides a one time use, no questions asked data and hardware recovery service. For any loss, no matter the reason.

No-Hassle™ warranty

If your ioSafe Solo G3 stops working for absolutely any reason within the warranty period, we'll replace it or repair it. It's that simple.

Fan-less Near Silent Cooling

Perfect for home, small office or studios

ioSafe's latest FloSafe airflow cooling technology designed for near silent operation. Perfect for customers with sensitive ears who want the cooling and fire protection but want the silence. If destructive heat levels are sensed, such as in a fire, the FloSafe vents limit and protect your data from the extreme heat.


Kensington Lock Slot + Bolt down capable + Padlock-able

A Kensington lock slot is compatible with all Kensington Locks. The built in anti-theft tab allows you to easily secure the ioSafe Solo to any surface and keeps your data protected in the event of a break in. Securing the drive also prevents the drive from moving during a disaster.

USB 3.0

Backwards Compatible to USB 2.0

Blazingly fast yet Plug and play USB 3.0 connectivity allows you to use your ioSafe with virtually any Mac or PC. Data transfer up to 5Gbit/s.

Backup software and Encryption

ncludes the award-winning Genie™ Timeline Pro backup software ($60 retail value) that features Continuous Data Protection, Full System Disaster Recovery, Open File Backup, backup of files synced between your iPhone/iPad/iPod or BlackBerry device and computer, and more. Open-source encryption software TrueCrypt is also supplied.

Data Recovery Service

The ultimate safety net for the ultimate hard drive.
The ioSafe Solo G3 Data Recovery Service (DRS Basic) provides a no questions asked data recovery service. For any loss, no matter the reason. Whether you're a victim of a drive failure or your child throws your drive in the family swimming pool ioSafe have got you covered.

With the ioSafe Solo G3 DRS Basic you get to enjoy the peace of mind that comes from knowing your data is protected by the best data recovery service in the industry.
  • One time use, no questions asked, data recovery service
  • Up to USD $2500 for forensic data recovery
  • Direct access to ioSafe's experts one point of contact
  • Replacement hardware pre-loaded with recovered data

Unmatched coverage. Standard.

Every ioSafe Solo G3 comes with a one-year limited warranty and one-year of complimentary data and hardware recovery support. That means right out of the box, you get the most thorough data protection plan in the world - for free.
Step it up a notch.
Want to step up your data recovery protection even more? No problem. For as little as 99 per Terabyte/Month, your coverage and warranty can be extended up to 5 years. Pre-pay for the 5 years and save up even bigger.
Important note: The opportunity to extend your ioSafe Data Recovery Service to 3 or 5 years is only available to newly purchased products, during the initial purchase and registration process.

Any loss. Any reason. Really.

When ioSafe say "any reason" they mean it. It doesn't matter what happens. ioSafe Inc. have got you covered.
Need a few examples?
  • Fire damage
  • Flood damage
  • Accidental damage
  • Human Error
  • Disk failure
  • External Enclosure failure
  • Accidental deletion
  • Viruses
  • Power failures
  • An intern dumps soda on your drive
  • Anything you can think of

Forensic Data Recovery

ioSafe's recovery experts are able to fully recover the vast majority of disaster exposed drives, but if ioSafe is not able to recover your data in-house, ioSafe will team up with the experts at DriveSavers to help recover your data. The ioSafe Solo Data Recovery Service provides up to USD $2500 towards forensic data recovery efforts.
For more information & full terms and conditions please visit the manufacturers website

Tech Specs

Operational Details

  • Single disk, up to 3TB storage capacity available
  • Fanless, near silent cooling
  • Multi-platform compatibility with Mac & PC/Windows
  • USB 3.0, up to 5Gb/s

Disaster & Security Specifications

  • Fire protection - 1550F, 1/2 hour per ASTM E119
  • Flood / Submersion protection - to 10 feet water depth, 72 hours
  • Tested per UL, FCC and CE Standards
  • Proven data protection and recovery. Tested to ASTM E119 standards for fire exposure.
  • Physical theft protection, Cable lock or floor mount capable


  • 1 Year Data Recovery Service (DRS) Standard (3 and 5 year plans available)
  • 1 Year manufacturer's warranty for defects Standard (Warranty extends with extended DRS plan.)

Inside The Box

  • ioSafe Solo G3 USB External Hard Drive
  • USB 3.0 Cable
  • Power Supply
  • Solo G3 Quick Start Guide


  • Electrical AC input
  • Voltage: 80 ~ 264 VAC at 50/60 HZ
  • Typical Power Consumption: < 25W

System Requirements

  • Intel Pentium II 350 Mhz-compatible or Mac G3 processor & greater
  • USB for Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/7/8, Mac OS 8.6/OSX 10 & greater

Operating Environment

  • Operating: 0-35 C (95F)
  • Non-operating: 0-1550F, 1/2 hr per ASTM E119
  • Operating Humidity: 20% - 80% (non-condensing)
  • Non-operating Humidity: 100%, Full water immersion, 10 feet, 3 days


  • Size: 130mm (w) x 182mm (h) x 300mm (l)
  • Weight: 7.6 kg
  • Packaging: 210mm (w) x 265mm (h) x 440mm (l) - 8.6kg

For more information & full terms and conditions please visit the manufacturers website

ioSafe Solo Fireproof Waterproof External Hard Drive

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For more information & full terms and conditions please visit the manufacturers website
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