External hard drive esata & firewire 800 for mac Tags: Hard Drives Movies Macintosh External Hard Drive Storage Last response: January 16, 2012 4:17 PM in Storage Share oybss1 January 16, 2012 3:11:58 PM Hi there, I'm looking for an hard drive for working with mac which will be used as an external hard drive for playing movies in HD format. It's also should be fast for downloading the movies from the mac and transfering it after capture the movie to the drive to another mac. Since mac don't use usb 3 I need to look for esata & firefire 800. If you know such an hard drive & it's reliable to that sort of work pls let me know. THANKS YOUVAL More about : external hard drive esata firewire 800 mac oybss1 January 16, 2012 4:17:04 PM Thanks for your quick reply. It does help. My mac don't support thunderbolt. La Cie, Iomega & segate are the few models which I think of. Are they stable enough in daily use ? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Best 2.5" USB/Firewire/eSata external hard drive solution? Forum External Hard Drive: USB, eSATA, FireWire a,b transfer speed Forum external drive - Firewire vs USB vs ESata Forum SolvedOld Asus laptop...new ESATA external hard drive will they work Forum Solveddo i need a esata card or can i just run a stsa cable from the motherboard to a external hard drive? Forum eSATA or USB casing better for my external hard drive ? Forum SolvedHow to recover files from external hard drive that was first used on a mac, but now I have a PC Forum SolvedExternal IEEE 1394(FireWire) Hard Drive Delayed Write Errors Forum Solvedreformat an external hard drive for windows from mac Forum Solvedhow do i download a movie off my mac to an external hard drive Forum do i need a esata card or can i just run a stsa cable from the motherboard to a external hard drive? Forum eSATA external hard drive speeds vs USB 3.0 Forum Slow transfer speeds with external hard drive (USB and FireWire)? Forum SolvedExternal Hard drive reads in Mac and not windows it was originally formatted in windows Forum SolvedCan't access folders via Mac on Verbatim 1TB External Hard Drive Forum SolvedWindows 8 does not recognize a previous Mac-oriented external hard drive Forum dish receiver recordings transfered to seagate external hard drive. can i play it on my mac? Forum SolvedExternal hard drive use for Mac and PC Forum External Hard Drive USB to eSATA? Forum External hard drive choice: eSATA or (USB3.0+EC) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !