Apricorn which has successfully released their Aegis Padlock DT USB 3.0 Encrypted Desktop Drive with PIN access (now available at Amazon.com)earlier this year, now has back with introducing their latest storage device called Aegis Bio. This new hard drive available in two Models, the Aegis Bio USB 3.0 Hard drive and Aegis Bio 3.0 Solid State Drive. Both models offer real-time 256-bit AES-XTS hardware encryption with fingerprint identification access.
Both Aegis Bio USB 3.0 hard drive and Aegis Bio 3.0 SSD model uses ultra-fast USB 3.0 interface that offers data transfer rates up to 10 X faster than USB 2.0. They don’t need a software to set up or access data, and no admin rights needed. Both models will work on any operating system, PC, Mac or Linux.
The Aegis Bio 3.0 Solid State Drive model has several benefits such as five times greater life expectancy than premium rotation drives, it can work in extreme temperatures (40°F (40°C) below 0 and searing temps of up to 158°F (70°C)), it also works in 95 percent humidity at temperature under 131°F (55°C). The SSD model with no moving parts makes it completely silent. The drive virtually shock and vibration resistant.
The Aegis Bio USB 3.0 Hard Drive 256-bit AES-XTS encryption available in three capacity storage 500GB ($219), 750GB ($229), and 1TB ($259). While the Aegis Bio 3.0 Solid State Drive also available in three storage spaces, 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB with price at $369, $529, and $629, respectively.