The rugged G-DRIVE ev RaW drive is designed to fit easily into your backpack, briefcase or purse. It's lightweight and as rugged as you are.


  • Drive: 5400RPM
  • Interface: (1) USB 3.0, (1) SATA
  • Transfer Rate: Up to 136MB/s



  • 2TB





A Rugged and Lightweight USB 3.0 Hard Drive

The G-DRIVE® ev RaW is designed to go with you everywhere. Fitting easily into your backpack, briefcase or purse, it’s lightweight and when coupled with the bumper, can withstand a 1.5m1 drop. As part of the evolution series, it can either be used as a standalone device, inside the ev All Terrain Case2, with the G-DOCK ev™ with Thunderbolt or with the G-SPEED® Shuttle XL with ev Bay Adapters for ultra-fast transfers and editing. This rugged drive is ideal for anyone requiring on-the-go access to their personal and/or professional files, photos, videos, music and more.

Quick Facts

Drop protection

1.5M Drop Protection with Included Bumper

Transfer rates up to 136MB/s

Transfer Rates up to 136MB/s

EV series compatible

ev Series-Compatible

USB 3.0

USB 3.0

Mac + Windows

Formatted For MAC, And Easily Reformatted For Windows

Works with Time Machine

Works With Time Machine, Plug-And-Play Setup on MAC OS

Up to 4TB of storage

up to 4TB of Storage


The G-DRIVE ev RaW is backed by a standard 3-year limited warranty and unlimited free technical support by representatives experienced with the latest content creation applications.

Technical Specifications

(1) USB 3.0
(1) SATA

Drive Speed
7200RPM Class
5400RPM Class3

Transfer Rate
Up to 136MB/s

Mac OS® 10.9 +
Windows® 10, 8.1, 7 (via reformat)

500GB, 1TB, 2TB - 5.14" x 3.29" x 0.65"
4TB - 5.14” x 3.29” x 0.87”

Kit Contents

  • G-DRIVE ev RaW hard drive
  • Removable bumper 
  • USB-A to USB Micro-B cable (works with 3.0 & 2.0)
  • Micro-USB to USB-C (TM) cable (works with ThunderboltTM 3 & USB-CTM)
  • Quick Start Guide


G-Drive ev Raw Dimensions


1. 1.5m drop on a carpeted concrete floor with rugged bumper  |   2. 2TB and 4TB capacities are not compatible with the ev All Terrain Case   |   3. 2TB and 4TB capacities use 5200RPM drive