Simple to setup, software free and providing real-time AES Hardware Encryption, the 3 TB Aegis Padlock DT from Apricorn® is the ideal desktop companion. Featuring real-time 256-bit military grade AES hardware encryption this hard drive seamlessly encrypts all data on the drive, keeping your data safe even if the hard drive is removed from its enclosure. With USB 3.0 interface this hard drive also has backwards compatibility with USB 2.0 and 1.1 ports. Plus, its administrator feature allows enrollment of up to five unique user ID’s and one administrator, making it a useful business collaboration tool. Also, the Aegis Padlock DT uses a three pronged approach to protect against a Brute Force attack. Furthermore, the auto lock feature enables you to set the unattended drive to lock after a pre-determined amount of time of your choosing.Designed with protection in mind, the Aegis Padlock DT incorporates ‘wear resistant’ keypad to hide key usage and avoid tipping off a potential hacker to the commonly used keys. With all these features and more, this Aegis Padlock DT desktop drive has everything you need to keep you files secure.