External Hard Drive

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World’s Slimmest HDD*
Slim & Light External Hard Disk Drive
The Speed of USB 3.0 in a Stylish Premium Design

Enjoy twice the speed in both USB 3.0 and in USB 2.0 environments as well as convenient backup features and powerful security functions with Sony’s stunning external HDD HD-SG5.


*As of July 1st 2014. Among 500GB external HDDs. Based on Sony survey.

USB 3.0 Ultra-Fast Premium External HDD

Uniquely Dazzling Premium Style

This ultra-slim 8.7mm, 130g wonder introduces you to high portability and improved external HDD utility.
Its sturdy aluminium finish with visible hairlines and engraved Sony logo accentuates a premium image.

Only 8.7mm Thin, Weighing 130g


Dimensions: 117mm(L) x 79mm(W) x 8.7mm(H)
Weight: 130g

8.7mm 130g
Diamond-Cut Logo Diamond-Cut Logo
Metal Surface
accentuated by Visible Hairlines Metal Surface
Premium Sony HDD

Premium Black   Arrow

Arrow   Chic Silver

Available in Premium Black and Chic Silver

Transfer and Store Large Data without a Hitch

Compatible with USB 3.0 which is approximately 10 times faster than USB 2.0, it also doubles the speed of both USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 using Data Transfer Accelerator– the fastest solution currently available for backing up or transferring large files. Likewise, its 500GB capacity can store approximately 270,000 photos (3.5MB per photo), 240,000 MP3 files (4MB per file), or 680 movies (2,260 hours).

Compatible with ultra-fast USB 3.0


Left Arrow Compatible with USB 3.0 which is, at 5Gbps,
10 times faster than USB 2.0

Super Speed






* Actual performance may vary based on
user’s hardware and system configuration


Compatible with both USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 and works trouble-free in both environments

Restrict Access to Your Data with Password

Protect confidential information by setting a password with Password Protection Manager. Powerful security functions include partitioning the hard drive into password-protected and password-free secure zones.

Step 1
Password Protection Manager
Separately set up a secure zone
and an open zone with different capacities
Step 2
Password Protection Manager
the secure zone
Step 3
Password Protection Manager
Access secure zone
by inputting a password
Step 4
Password Protection Manager
Unlock and access data
in the secure zone
Convenient Backup Whenever and Wherever You Want

Use Back Up Manager, an internal software for fast and convenient backup of data. With this intuitive software, you can enjoy safe and speedy management, backup and restoration of your data at all times.

Easy Backup
Easy Restore
Conveniently back up important data on your PC with HD-SG5
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Easily restore
the backup data
onto your PC
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