The new G-DRIVE slim leverages Hitachi GST's 7mm Travelstar Z5K320 drive, making it the thinnest, 2.5-inch external hard drive in the world. The drive has a footprint of just a mere 128.6 mm (L) x 82 mm (W) by 9.9 mm, a sleek design an aluminum enclosure and its weight is approximately 144g (5 oz).
The G-DRIVE slim drive also offers high operating shock protection and quiet acoustics. Its solid aluminum enclosure acts as a heat sink, keeping the internal drive cool and data protected.
Formatted for Macs with simple plug n' play connectivity, the G-DRIVE slim is Time Machine ready for added backup protection. It is USB-powered, so there is no need to carry around an extra power cord.
The new G-Technology G-DRIVE slim comes with a three-year limited warranty and is currently available online and at Apple Retail Stores. The manufacturer's suggested retail price for the 320GB drive is $99.99.