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Encrypted Data Transfer in your Pocket Up to 7.6TB of SSD Storage

Encrypted Data Transfer in your Pocket Up to 7.6TB of SSD Storage

With its compact, rugged design and FIPS 140-2 Certification, the CX-2500ES3 makes it simple to secure and encrypt all your content including high resolution videos, photos, and mission critical files. Your data can only be accessed with an AES 256-bit encrypted Data Encryption Key (DEK) for worry-free transportation and storage of the drive.


  • USB 3.0 Connectivity. Includes long; 32” enterprise USB 3.0 cable
  • FIPS 140-2 Certified, AES-256 encryption (may be used for classified data)
    Up to 2TB HDD, Up to 7.6TB SSD
  • Bus-powered and bootable encryption enables secure
    program and data access via external drive
  • AES 256 bit Advanced Encryption Algorithm
  • Zero time encryption and decrypting – no loss in drive performance
  • Heat sink rugged aluminum enclosure for enhanced cooling and protection
  • Shock absorbers protect drive and suppress noise
  • 2/3 Year warranty
  • Transfer rates “up to” for both HDD and SSD

Up to 7.6TB Enterprise Class SSD 1TB Professional 7200RPM 2.5” HDD 2TB Professional 5400RPM 2.5” HDD

Up to 400MB/s via SSD Up to 136MB/s via 7200RPM HDD Up to 100MB/s via 5400RPM HDD *Performance will very depending on hardware and software components and configuration

Bus-powered Max continuous power: 180W

0 - 60 ̊C (32 ̊F ~ 104 ̊F)

USB 3.0


Height: 0.7” (19mm) Width: 2.3” (80mm) Depth: 5.1” (130mm) Weight: 0.5lbss

Ciphertex New OS Software

Ciphertex’s new Linux-based OS featuring ZFS has the ability to maintain the utmost data integrity. Not only does our OS inherit the amazing native features of ZFS, its powerful features ensure persistent, reliable storage management, protection against data corruption, seamless capacity expansion, several data integrity mechanisms, as well as pool and disk encryption protection.

  • Intuitive web-based management interface allows easy management from any machine, tablet, or smart phone with a web browser
  • NAS and iSCSI storage supporting VMware® and Microsoft® Hyper-V
  • Integrated AES-256 bit encryption for data security
  • Integrated Encryption Key Management supports multiple encryption key types, user-assigned passphrases up to 512 characters, and integration with any KIMP key server
  • Easy-to-upgrade firmware to take advantage of new features as they become available
  • Multi-factor authentication further protects against unauthorized access
  • Remote power-on and power-off
  • Built-in firewall and antivirus protection for exceptional security
  • Microsoft Active Directory integration for ease of management
  • Supports standard file sharing protocols such as Windows Shares and Unix NF
  • NIS integration for seamless Unix user environment
  • Automatic monitoring warns of impending hardware failure and performance degradation
  • Data deduplication and compression for increased capacity
  • Thin provisioning and partitioning for efficient data storage
  • Internal, high capacity AFS storage
  • Automatic healing of file systems
  • USB storage sharing and one button quick backup via the USB-C port 
  • Equivalent RAID levels: 0,1.5,6,7,10