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ioSafe SOLO G3 3TB Disaster Proof Hard Drive

Item #647540


Fire proof up to 1,550° F for 1/2 hr, Waterproof up to 10' for 3 Days

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Your Price $349.99
  • Shipping & Handling included *

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The estimated delivery time will be approximately 3 - 5 business days from the time of order.

Like an aircraft black box for your data, the fireproof waterproof ioSafe Solo G3 plus 1 year Data Recovery Service offers your precious data an unparalleled level of protection.

Perfect for home, small office or studios, our 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.
Combining advanced technology and elegant design, the rugged ioSafe Solo delivers an unmatched level of fire and water protection for your digital life at a price everyone can afford. And if the unfortunate happens, the ioSafe Data Recovery Service is there to help restore your disaster exposed data and hardware – no matter the circumstance.

Families, businesses, and large enterprises alike turn to the ioSafe Solo and Data Recovery Service for the added peace of mind of knowing their digital lives – their memories, media, portfolios, data, and records – are protected by the ultimate external hard drive and ultimate safety net.

Protect Your Memories:
With the ioSafe Solo G3 fireproof waterproof external hard drive you can rest knowing that your priceless memories — your family photos and home videos — are safe no matter the circumstance. Spend your time making memories, not worrying about how to protect them.

Supplement Online Backup:
Don't leave yourself vulnerable for weeks or months trying to backup your entire computer to the cloud when you can have the ioSafe Solo G3 protecting your entire digital life in minutes. Complementing your existing online backup solution with an ioSafe Solo gives you the best of both worlds. Online provides offsite redundancy while the Solo G3 gives you the real-time backup, fast recovery speeds, privacy, and security life demands on a daily basis.

PC and Laptop Backup:
Want to protect your entire digital life — your photos, videos, media, emails, and documents — in one fell swoop? The ioSafe Solo is the simplest and safest way to instantly protect your entire PC or laptop. Never again worry about losing your data when your computer or hard drive crashes. When you backup your data to an ioSafe Solo restoring your computer after a disaster is fast and painless.

Protect Your Identity:
With the ioSafe Solo G3 you can easily and instantly protect and secure your personal financial information. Protect your private personal financial information from corruption, loss or identity theft by storing it locally and privately on your Solo

Simple Plug and Play:
With its simple yet blazingly fast USB 3.0 interface, getting the ioSafe Solo up and running is as simple as plugging it in. Plus, USB 3.0 gives you the ability to use your Solo with almost any Mac or PC.

Theft Protection:
With the ioSafe Solo G3 built in Keningston Lock Slot and bolt down flange you can bolt the drive down to any surface so you'll never have to worry about your data walking out the front door in the event of a break in or robbery.

In-home Media Vault:
With the ioSafe Solo G3, your extensive music and movie libraries are protected against almost anything. Never again will you have to worry about losing your favorite albums, playlists, or movies. With your media protected, you'll get to spend your time enjoying your media collections — and never risk wasting time and money restoring them.


  • Single disk, up to 3TB storage capacity available Fanless, near silent cooling  
  • Multi-platform compatibility: Windows and Mac  
  • USB 3.0, up to 620 Mb/s  
  • Dimensions: 5.0" W x 7.1" H x 11.0" L; Weight: 15 lbs.

Disaster & Security Specifications:  
  • Protects Data From Fire: DataCast™ Technology.  
  • 1550° F, 1/2 hr per ASTM E119 with no data loss.  
  • Protects Data From Flood: HydroSafe™ Technology.  
  • Full immersion, 10 ft for 3 days with no data loss.  
  • 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 Standard (DRS)  
  • 1 Year No-Hassle Warranty for defects  
  • Both DRS and Warranty can be extended up to 5 years after activation  
  • Exclusive 30% off DRS discount code during ioSafe DRS activation: "COSTCOMEMBER"

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: < 25 W

System Requirements:  
  • Intel Pentium II 350 MHz-compatible or Mac G3 processor & greater  
  • Microsoft Windows Vista/7 or Mac OS 8.6 & greater  
  • Microsoft Windows Vista may require software or service pack updates to support volumes greater than 2 TB
  • USB 3.0 equipped system  
  • For USB 3.0 speeds, the system must support USB 3.0 specifications  
  • Microsoft Windows Vista/7 or Mac OS 8.6 & greater  
  • Microsoft Windows Vista may require software or service pack updates to support volumes greater than 2 TB

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

  • Brand: ioSafe
  • Color: Black
  • Depth: 7.1 in.
  • Hard Drive Capacity: 3 TB
  • Interface Standard: USB 3.0
  • Length: 11 in.
  • Model: SK3TB
  • Operating System: Multiple
  • Type of Hard Drives: External
  • USB Ports: 1
  • Weight: 15 lb.
  • Width: 5 in.

Standard shipping via UPS Ground is included in the quoted price. The estimated delivery time will be approximately 3 - 5 business days from the time of order.

Express shipping is via UPS. The estimated delivery time will be approximately 1 - 2 business days from the time of order.

Please choose your shipping method at checkout.

An additional Shipping and Handling fee will apply to express shipments. This fee will be quoted at checkout.

*Delivery is available to Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico. An additional Shipping and Handling fee will apply to shipments going to Alaska, Hawaii or Puerto Rico. This fee will be quoted at checkout. Additional transit time may be required. products can be returned to any of our more than 600 Costco warehouses worldwide.
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How to Return: For an immediate refund (including shipping and handling), simply return your purchase at any one of our Costco warehouses worldwide. If you are unable to return your order at one of our warehouses, please email customer service or call our customer service center at 1-800-955-2292 for assistance. To expedite the processing of your return, please reference your order number.

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