Category: Storage and Hard Drive
Manufacturer: Maxtor Corp.
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 315.8 KB
Operating System: Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.52 / 08/29/2002
The 5000LE USB Drive is an external storage drive which was design for deployment in majority of home and office computing environments. It makes use of the Universal Serial Bus interface port to connect to the host computer system. It is compatible with both versions 1.1 and 2.0 of the Universal Serial Bus standards. The device driver supports the execution of the proprietary OneTouch technology. This allows for the automatic backing up of stored files with a single push of a button. the back up process implemented by this technology on this particular hardware component is believed to be faster compared when using a removable cartridge system, floppy disk, or even a Compact Disc. The 5000LE USB Drive also supports all types of files and is supported not only by a manufacturer provided device driver but also with a bundled software application that will make its operation fast and simple.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
Since the Universal Serial Bus interface port is considered as one of the fastest communication ports in modern computer systems, the data transfer speed that can be achieved by the 5000LE USB Drive is equally fast. Boasting of a 7200 revolutions per minute storage media, the device driver can support data transfer rates that can reach as high as 480 megabits per second. The implementation of this hardware component is considered by many in the computer industry as cross-platform primarily because it can be supported under the Microsoft Windows or Mac OS Operating System environments. These two operating system platforms are considered as the most popular in the computer industry to date. When connected to the Universal Serial Bus interface port the 5000LE USB Drive will be automatically detected by the Plug and Play component of the host operating system environment. The computer user will then be prompted to install the corresponding device driver to make sure that all built-in functionalities will be activated. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and 5000LE USB Drive errors before installing any driver updates.