Designed to meet the needs of creative enthusiasts who need to store intensive multimedia files, including HD videos, photos, and music, the 10TB G-DRIVE USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C External Hard Drive from G-Technology provides up to 10TB of storage, a rotational speed of 5400 rpm, and is equipped with one 5 Gb/s USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C port that transfers data at speeds up to 195 MB/s. With support for up to 45W of power, the USB Type-C port supports USB Power Delivery and can charge your compatible MacBook Pro or MacBook without the need for its charger.
The 10TB G-DRIVE USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C External Hard Drive is housed in an aluminum case and comes formatted for macOS 10.9+. After a simple reformat, it may also be used with Windows 10, 8.1, and 7. For those who wish to use this drive with their USB Type-A system, a USB Type-C to Type-A cable is included. Also included is a USB Type-C to Type-C cable, an AC power adapter, and a power cable. Protection is provided by a limited 3-year warranty.
USB 3.0 Type-C connector (USB 3.1 Gen 1)
USB Power Delivery to charge your compatible laptop
High-speed data transfers up to 195 MB/s
Solid aluminum case helps improve durability
10TB 5400 rpm hard drive
Apple Time Machine compatible
Plug-and-play on Mac OS
G-Tech is excited to introduce their Compatibility Solutions for Windows 10, 8.1 and 7. To improve the experience for Windows users, they have added a G-UTILITIES folder with compatibility solutions, which can be downloaded from their Windows landing page.
Instructions File Explaining what each of the installers are and step-by-step instructions on how to install the HFS+ driver for Windows by Paragon or G-Technology Format Wizard.
HFS+ Driver for Windows by Paragon Install By installing the HFS+ driver for Windows by Paragon on their Windows 10, 8.1 or 7 system, customers will be able to read/write to their G-Technology HFS+ formatted drive(s) from such PC, in addition to their Mac computer.
G-Technology Format Wizard By installing the G-Technology Format Wizard, users can reformat their G-Technology HFS+ formatted drive to NTFS to be used with Windows-only systems. Please be aware that reformatting the drive to NTFS will erase all current data on the drive and it will no longer be compatible with macOS. Please be sure to back up all data prior to performing this install.
Learn More An HTML file that will direct users to G-Technology's Windows Compatibility landing page.
1 x USB 3.2 / USB 3.1 Gen 1 (USB Type-C)
Data Transfer Rate
Up to 195 MB/s
Mac OS 10.9+ Windows 10, 8.1, and 7
7.72 x 5.06 x 1.39" / 19.61 x 12.85 x 3.53 cm
2.29 lb / 1.04 kg
Number of Bays/Drives
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Macfixit Australia is an Australian owned and operated business based in Melbourne, Victoria and we've been operating since 2005.
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Our goal is to provide you with a consistently superior customer experience—whether at the initial purchase, during the shipping of your product and during the course of usage of your product. The Customer Guarantee lets you know what you can and should expect from Macfixit Australia —and what we’re doing to hold ourselves accountable every day.
We make the following guarantees:
1. We will give you a 30-day, money-back guarantee on all our products. This means you can test drive the product in the convenience of your home. This is of course in addition to the standard manufacturer replacement warranties.
If your order contains a faulty product or a product incorrectly sent, we will of course take back the product and refund your money or send you a replacement product.
If you’re not satisfied and wish to return a product for any other reason, you can do so in the first 30 days and get your money back. Simply return all items in good working order and in undamaged original packaging and we’ll refund the cost of the product.
2. We will treat you with courtesy and respect.
3. We will answer your questions at your convenience.
4. We will quickly address any problem you experience.
You can contact us regarding any order/product related issue by calling 03 9329 4343 or emailing us via our online Contact Us page
If you experience a faulty product or an item that has been incorrectly supplied, we promise to rectify the issue as quickly as possible.
Every Macfixit Australia employee is dedicated to meeting the commitments above and to exceeding your expectations. We are working very hard to serve you better and listen carefully to your feedback. If you have any thoughts or ideas about this Guarantee or about your experience with us, we invite you to share them with us by sending us an e-mail. We take all feedback very seriously.