Experience blazing USB 3.0 transfer speed to match the fast pace of your digital life. The Iomega eGo Portable Hard Drive, Super Speed USB 3.0 is super fast, up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0. Now transfer large video files faster than ever before. You will need a PC with a USB 3.0 port for the best performance (drive is backward compatible for USB 2.0 use). It requires no external power supply, just plug it in and go. With the Iomega Drop Guard feature, it's rugged enough to safely store data for travel environments and protected from drops up to 51 inches. This is a great travel companion that lets you take your files, photos and music anywhere.