Desktop hard drive delivers high-performance storage with fast connectivity. Combo FireWire 800/USB 3.0 connections allow you to blaze through demanding tasks by reading and saving files faster. This 2TB drive is also 100 percent compatible with FireWire 400 and USB 2.0. Included Nero BackItUp and Burn Essentials software allows full system backup and restore functions, the ability to schedule automatic backup by date/time and an encrypted backup option with password control. Save your precious photos, videos, graphics, music, data and more in ultimate safety. Enclosure design allows horizontal or vertical orientation to minimize space requirement. Ventilation slots allow fanless, quiet operation. Drive also includes Green Button energy-saving software and Formatter hard-drive, formatting software. Hard drive is compatible with Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 7, Mac OS X 10.1 or higher, and Linux kernal 2.6 and higher.