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Castlewood ORB Removable Drive


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The ORB drive uses 3.5" media that provides up to 2.2GB of storage. The drive also has a max sustained transfer rate of 12.2MB. That makes this the biggest and highest throughput removable media drive out there today.


Castlewood ORB Removable Drive Reviews Rating: 85 out of 100 based on 2 ratings. 1 user review.

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Castlewood ORB 2.2gig Removeable drive(USB) 8/10 mike3169 Oct 31, 2001
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BXBoards  --- Sep 28 '99
CNET 9/10 Oct 01 '99
Computer Shopper  --- Sep 28 '99  --- Oct 23 '00
Hardware One  --- Aug 07 '00
PC Roddin  --- Aug 08 '00
SharkyExtreme 8.5/10 Sep 28 '99
Tom's Hardware  --- Oct 18 '00
X-bit labs  --- Sep 02 '99
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"Each orb comes with one 2.2 Gig disk. These disks are basically a hard drive that can be transported without you having to worry if it's going to get damaged. The drive itself is quite a fancy..."

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"The USB ORB drive is a decent performer and load applications at respectable rates. With each little disk weighing a hefty 2.2GB, moving gigabytes of data from one system to another without a..."

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"I have never really been a fan of removable storage. Either it wasn't large enough or wasn’t reliable. So far the ORB has proved to be more than enough of both. Viewed as another hard drive by..."

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"With a capacity of 2.2 GB, Castlewood is offering the largest exchangeable disk drive available. Due to the use of proven technology - as we know it from Iomega and Syquest, the cost for drives and..."

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"Castlewood company successfully took advantage of the modern technologies and made a really cool product. Those, who need to transport large amounts of data including multimedia data as well, will..."

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