Targus PA970U hard drive specifications

Targus X-MeM External HDD - hard drive - 20 GB - FireWire / USB

The Targus X-MeM External HDD is a high-density storage device that is fast enough to handle video editing, yet small enough to fit in your pocket. The X-Mem comes standard with a 20 GB external mass-storage capacity that connects through a USB interface as well as high-speed FireWire interface. The system consists of the HDD Pack media, and USB/FireWire combo reader. The Pack is protected in a shock-resistant casing with a durable interface connector to withstand repeated usage. The X-MeM expands with the ever-advancing technology, providing improvements in performance and capacity, without sacrificing future self-compatibility. Your investment in X-MeM today will protect against data-loss and potential incompatibility. You can rest assured that X-MeM will keep up with the technology curve.

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HDD Part Number

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Device Type
Hard drive - External hard drive

Hard Drive

20 GB

Interface Type
IEEE 1394 (FireWire) / USB

Storage Controller


Expansion / Connectivity

1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire), 1 x USB

Compatible Bays

Compatible Slots
x None


Cables Included
1 x IEEE 1394 adapter - External, 1 x USB adapter - External

Compliant Standards
Plug and Play


Power Device
Power adapter

Software / System Requirements

Software Included
Drivers & Utilities

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support
1 year warranty

Service & Support Details
Limited warranty - 1 year