The 18TB G-DRIVE Enterprise-Class USB 3.2 Gen 1 External Hard Drive from SanDisk Professional delivers reliable, high-capacity storage. Featuring an Ultrastar Enterprise-class hard drive with a capacity of 18TB encased within a durable aluminum enclosure, the G-DRIVE performs quick backups and provides fast access to videos, photos, music, and other documents. This 7200 rpm drive connects to your host system using a USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C port which provides data-transfer speeds of up to 195 MB/s. Powered by an included AC adapter, the G-DRIVE's USB Type-C port delivers 45W of power for your compatible laptop or other device, meaning you won't need to carry multiple power supplies.
SanDisk's G-DRIVE comes preformatted for macOS 10.12 and later and is Time Machine compatible, but may be used with Windows 10 after a simple reformat. For simple connectivity to your host system, USB Type-C to Type-C and Type-C to Type-A cables are included.
High Capacity and Fast Data Transfers
Quickly back up or add extra storage to your computer for HD photos, videos, music, and more with high-speed data transfers using the 5 Gb/s USB Type-C port, which provides data transfers at up to 195 MB/s.
Ultrastar Enterprise-Class Hard Drive Inside
For all your demanding workloads and mission-critical content, you can rely on the power and reliability of the 7200 rpm Ultrastar Enterprise-class hard drive.
Anodized Aluminum Enclosure
With an anodized aluminum enclosure, the G-DRIVE pairs well with your computer and gives you durable strength.
45W of USB Power Delivery
Support for up to 45W of USB Power Delivery through the USB Type-C port allows you to charge your compatible MacBook or MacBook Pro without having to take a separate charger out of your bag.
USB Type-C to Type-C and Type-C to Type-A Cables Included
To ensure maximum compatibility, SanDisk includes a USB Type-C to Type-C cable and a USB Type-C to USB Type-A cable to make sure this drive works with virtually all USB ports.
Mac Ready and Apple Time Machine Compatible
Ready to go with Mac computers and Apple Time Machine right out of the box, the G-DRIVE is Apple Time Machine compatible and may be easily reformatted for use with Windows.
In The Box
SanDisk Professional 18TB G-DRIVE Enterprise-Class USB 3.2 Gen 1 External Hard Drive
USB Type-C to Type-C Cable
USB Type-C to Type-A Cable
AC Power Adapter
Limited 3-Year Warranty
1 x USB 3.2 / USB 3.1 Gen 1 (USB Type-C)
Maximum: 195 MB/s
Hard Disk Drive
Included AC Adapter
Dimensions (L x W x H)
7.7 x 5.0 x 1.4" / 196.0 x 128.0 x 35.0 mm
2.38 lb / 1.08 kg
Number of Bays/Drives
Australian Owned Business
Macfixit Australia is an Australian owned and operated business based in Melbourne, Victoria and we've been operating since 2005.
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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.
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