SKU: V28-ICYBOX289U3 Protect data from the outside in Strong password authentication thwarts unauthorized access, and the enclosure is protected by a silicone sleeve making it resistant against accidental dropping and other impacts. The IB-289U3 uses an AES 256-bit hardware crypto engine to encrypt data. Unlike software a encryption product whose performance relies on the system processor power, the IB-289U3 ensures maximum performance in a wide range of computer hardware. Excellent protection - The IB-289U3 is a hardware encryption solution that protects sensitive data stored in the hard drive, with bullet proof security. The IB-289U3 solution does not store any password in the computer or the systems volatile memory, thus it is a far more secure solution than any software encryption. Fast access - A micro USB 3.0 port brings diverse connection options with up to 5 Gbit/s. In addition, several LEDs show power, HDD access and encryption status Protective enclosure - The enclosure is composed of a combination of aluminum and plastic and the additional silicone sleeve brings that extra protection against shocks or falls.