G-Technology, an external hard drive manufacturer, is launching its G-Drive range in the UK.

Offering "professional" storage solutions with the claim that they can "cope with the most demanding applications" there are a variety of products available.

The G-Drive and G-Drive Mini external hard drives are aimed at professionals or hobbyists working with digital video, audio or design programmes who have the need for high-speed data storage and retrieval.

With a fanless cooling system, the G-Drive desktop includes 7200RPM SATA hard drives with up to 32MB of cache, and are available with USB, FireWire and eSATA connections.

The portable G-Drive MINI comes with USB and FireWire 400 interfaces. A triple interface version of the MINI Drive is also available with the latest FireWire 800 connection, along with a 7200RPM disk for faster data retrieval.

Time Machine-ready, the drives will work with both Macs and PCs and are built using aircraft grade aluminium.

Products in the G-Drive range include the GTech G-Drive 2.5-inch Mini Combo 160GB, 250GB, 320GB USB & FireWire 400, the GTech G-Drive 2.5-inch Mini Triple 250GB, 320GB USB & FireWire 400/800, the GTech G-Drive 3.5-inch Combo 500GB, 1TB USB & FireWire 400 and the GTech G-Drive 3.5-inch Q 500GB, 1TB USB, FireWire 400/800 & eSATA.