Sunday, January 01, 2012

How to take apart or disassemble or open your Verbatim Store 'n' Go Portable Hard Drive

How to take apart or disassemble or  your Verbatim Store 'n' Go Portable Hard Drive?

whats inside verbatim Store 'n' Go 500gb?
How to open Verbatim Store 'n' Go Portable Hard Drive?
how to open verbatim external hard drive?



Specs:
500GB
USB 3.0 or USB 2.0 backwards compatible


Tools  needed:
Just a hard plastic card!

Follow the steps below or watch the youtube video here:



Step 1: Remove hard disk from box




Step 2: Start  disassembly by inserting the card under the seems of the silver cover on the side of the connector



Step 3: As the clips come off the catch, work your way around the seams systematically





Step 4: Remove silver cover and black lining.





Step 5: Remove hard disk by undoing the clips that hold the hard disk to the casing





Step 6: Remove SATA to USB connector


whats inside verbatim Store 'n' Go 500gb?
You got a Seagate Momentus 5400.6 500GB 2.5" HDD!!!



Enjoy!!!


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9 comments:

  1. thank you it helped..

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  2. Really helpful thank you for making this!!

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  3. Thanks; highly appreciated.

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  4. Great I saw your instruction and then I opened my Verbatim Model#53017 1TB. Thanks

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    1. dear Benni, do you remember what the hardrive is inside the 1 TB model ?

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  5. thanks help me also a lot, at the shop to see witch device is inside, at home to open this plastic thing... ;-) change my harddrive with 1tb for a discount prize... inside my 1tb device was also a samsung hdd ;-)

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