software-free, onboard-authenticated
256-bit hardware-encrypted
the safest places on earth for your data
a simple step towards gdpr compliance
a simple step towards gdpr compliance
"Ease of use rates high...Data transfer speeds are quite good, and the size of the keys is not an issue, even for my coworker who has big fingers!"

"Ease of use rates high...Data transfer speeds are quite good, and the size of the keys is not an issue, even for my coworker who has big fingers!"

Paul K., IT Security Professional

"For the security and cross-device compatibility it delivers, the Secure Key 3z is a bargain."

"For the security and cross-device compatibility it delivers, the Secure Key 3z is a bargain."

Jon Jacobi, PC World

"For the security and cross-device compatibility it delivers, the Secure Key 3z is a bargain."
"I have been recommending them to other groups for their ease of use, cross-platform compatibility, and cost per GB relative to the other options on the market."

"I have been recommending them to other groups for their ease of use, cross-platform compatibility, and cost per GB relative to the other options on the market."

Ernie J, IT Professional, U.S. Gov't

"It is often hard to improve on a great product, but Apricorn just did"

"It is often hard to improve on a great product, but Apricorn just did"

Eric Jacksch, IT Canada Online

"It is often hard to improve on a great product, but Apricorn just did"
"Secure Key 3z is secure, AND you can boot from it--dual usability as boot media AND as secure storage!"

"Secure Key 3z is secure, AND you can boot from it--dual usability as boot media AND as secure storage!"

Kyle D., Healthcare IT Manager

"The Aegis Padlock SSD is a rugged drive that has security in its wheelhouse"

"The Aegis Padlock SSD is a rugged drive that has security in its wheelhouse"

Joel Santo Domingo, PC MAG

"The Aegis Padlock SSD is a rugged drive that has security in its wheelhouse"
"The Secure Key 3.0 has replaced my former Iron Key<br/>… and is now one of my top personal gadgets--Gold Seal!"

"The Secure Key 3.0 has replaced my former Iron Key
… and is now one of my top personal gadgets--Gold Seal!"

Les Tokar, The SSD Review

"The Secure Key 3.0 has replaced my former Iron Key<br/>… and is now one of my top personal gadgets--Gold Seal!"
"This was the huge accomplishment we were looking for in most Hardware Encryption drives... there has been no other drive out there that is even comparable to this one."

"This was the huge accomplishment we were looking for in most Hardware Encryption drives... there has been no other drive out there that is even comparable to this one."

Louis U. Aviation IT Professional

"with FIPS 140-2 certification, a hardened case, plenty of capacity, and good performance, it’s hard to see where you could go wrong with the Aegis Padlock DT."

"with FIPS 140-2 certification, a hardened case, plenty of capacity, and good performance, it’s hard to see where you could go wrong with the Aegis Padlock DT."

Jon Jacobi, PC World

"with FIPS 140-2 certification, a hardened case, plenty of capacity, and good performance, it’s hard to see where you could go wrong with the Aegis Padlock DT."
"…I tested the Aegis Secure Key 3.0 on Windows, OS X, Linux, and Chrome. It worked flawlessly across all platforms."

"…I tested the Aegis Secure Key 3.0 on Windows, OS X, Linux, and Chrome. It worked flawlessly across all platforms."

Eric Jacksch, IT Canada Online

"…I tested the Aegis Secure Key 3.0 on Windows, OS X, Linux, and Chrome. It worked flawlessly across all platforms."
 
 
 

COMPARE OUR COMPLETE LINE OF HARDWARE-ENCRYPTED USB STORAGE DRIVES

Aegis Secure Key 3z - USB 3.1 (3.0) Flash Drive

Aegis Secure Key 3z
USB 3.1 (3.0) Flash Drive

FIPS 140-2 level 3 Validated | Ultra Compact | On-the-Fly 100% Hardware-Based Encryption | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Host-Free Onboard Keypad Authentication | Rugged Extruded Aluminum Enclosure

Connectivity

USB 3.0 / 3.1

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

FIPS 140-2 Level 3

Authentication Method

7-16 Digit PIN; Onboard Keypad

Casing

Aluminum

Number of Users Allowed

1 Admin + 1 User

storage capacities & prices

8 GB - $79.00

16 GB - $99.00

32 GB - $129.00

64 GB - $159.00

128 GB - $199.00

Aegis Secure Key - USB 3.0 Flash Drive

Aegis Secure Key
USB 3.0 Flash Drive

FIPS 140-2 level 3 Validated | On-the-Fly 100% Hardware-Based Encryption | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Host-Free Onboard Keypad Authentication | Extruded Aluminum Enclosure with Protective Sleeve

Connectivity

USB 3.0

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

FIPS 140-2 Level 3

Authentication Method

7-16 Digit PIN; Onboard Keypad

Casing

Aluminum

Number of Users Allowed

1 Admin + 1 User

storage capacities & prices

16 GB - $129.00

30 GB - $149.00

60 GB - $189.00

120 GB - $219.00

240 GB - $299.00

480 GB - $399.00

Aegis Padlock - USB 3.0

Aegis Padlock
USB 3.0

Pocket Portability | Built-In Rugged USB 3 Cable | On-the-Fly 100% Hardware-Based Encryption | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Host-Free Onboard Keypad Authentication

Connectivity

USB 3.0

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

Authentication Method

6-16 Digit PIN

Casing

ABS

Number of Users Allowed

1 Admin + 4 Users

storage capacities & prices

500GB HDD - $179.00

1TB HDD - $229.00

2TB HDD - $279.00

128GB SSD - $169.00

256GB SSD - $269.00

512GB SSD - $469.00

1TB SSD - $679.00

2TB SSD - $1,479.00

4TB SSD - $2,479.00

8TB SSD - $4,779.00

Aegis Fortress - USB 3.0

Aegis Fortress
USB 3.0

On-the-Fly 100% Hardware-Based Encryption | FIPS 140-2 Level 2 Validated Encryption | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Host-Free Onboard Keypad Authentication

Connectivity

USB 3.0

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

FIPS 140-2 Level 2

Authentication Method

7-16 Digit PIN; Onboard Keypad

Casing

ABS

Number of Users Allowed

1 Admin + 4 Users

storage capacities & prices

500GB HDD - $199.00

1TB HDD - $249.00

2TB HDD - $299.00

128GB SSD - $189.00

256GB SSD - $289.00

512GB SSD - $489.00

1TB SSD - $699.00

2TB SSD - $1,499.00

4TB SSD - $2,499.00

8TB SSD - $4,799.00

Aegis Padlock DT - USB 3.0 Desktop Drive

Aegis Padlock DT
USB 3.0 Desktop Drive

On-the-Fly 100% Hardware-Based Encryption | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Host-Free Onboard Keypad Authentication

Connectivity

USB 3.0

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

Authentication Method

6-16 Digit PIN; Onboard Keypad

Casing

Aluminum

Number of Users Allowed

1 Admin + 4 Users

storage capacities & prices

1 TB - $199.00

2 TB - $209.00

3 TB - $279.00

4 TB - $379.00

6 TB - $559.00

8 TB - $629.00

10 TB - $829.00

12 TB - $879.00

Aegis Padlock DT FIPS - USB 3.0 Desktop Drive

Aegis Padlock DT FIPS
USB 3.0 Desktop Drive

FIPS 140-2 Level 2 Validated Encryption | On-the-Fly 100% Hardware-Based Encryption | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Host-Free Onboard Keypad Authentication

Connectivity

USB 3.0

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

FIPS 140-2 Level 2

Authentication Method

7-16 Digit PIN; Onboard Keypad

Casing

Aluminum

Number of Users Allowed

1 Admin + 4 Users

storage capacities & prices

2 TB - $229.00

3 TB - $299.00

4 TB - $399.00

6 TB - $579.00

8 TB - $649.00

10 TB - $849.00

12 TB - $899.00

Aegis Padlock SSD - USB 3.0 Solid State Drive

Aegis Padlock SSD
USB 3.0 Solid State Drive

FIPS 140-2 level 2 Validated Encryption Module | On-the-Fly 100% Hardware-Based Encryption | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Host-Free Authentication | Membrane Type Keypad Authentication | Rugged Crush-Resistant Aluminum Enclosure

Connectivity

USB 3.0

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

FIPS 140-2 Level 2

Authentication Method

7-16 Digit PIN; Onboard Keypad

Casing

Aluminum

Number of Users Allowed

1 Admin + 4 Users

storage capacities & prices

120GB SSD - $229.00

240GB SSD - $299.00

480GB SSD - $429.00

1TB SSD - $699.00

2TB SSD - $999.00

Aegis Bio - USB 3.0

Aegis Bio
USB 3.0

Biometrically-Authenticated | On-the-Fly 100% Hardware-Based Encryption | Software-Free Setup and Operation | Cross-Platform Compatible | Pocket-Sized Portability

Connectivity

USB 3.0

Hardware Encryption Method

256-Bit AES-XTS

NIST Security Certification

Authentication Method

Biometric

Casing

ABS

Number of Users Allowed

5 Users

storage capacities & prices

500GB HDD - $119.00

1TB HDD - $139.00

2TB HDD - $189.00

128GB SSD - $159.00

256GB SSD - $239.00

512GB SSD - $399.00

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