Intenso 4 TB Memory Case

Test 07/2019

  • Intenso 4 TB Memory Case - testing
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  • Intenso 4 TB Memory Case - boxed
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Test seal: Intenso 4 TB Memory Case, Rating 7.4

last modified: 07.09.2020, 9:13

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All rating criteria details:

Read speed 30%
Write speed 30%
Compatibility 15%
Compactness 15%
Design 10%
Tested by: Alexander


Product tester


The Intenso Memory Case 4 TB hard disk can not impress with its speeds, but it is quiet and visually appealing. The hard disk is suitable for a pure data backup, but not for higher demands.


  • Design
  • Noise


  • Speed

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In terms of speed it is a below-average hard drive with a simple design.

Special features

A compact, well-engineered design combined with a low noise level.


The Intenso hard disk is provided with optically appealing piano lacquer and is available in black or white. The Intenso lettering is in the opposite colour on the sides.


transfer speeds of the hard disk
transfer speeds of the hard disk

The Intenso Memory Case offers the user only moderate to below-average read and write speeds of 111 MB/s and 107 MB/s respectively.


Despite the low speeds, working with this hard disk is pleasant because of the exemplary low noise level.

We have already taken a close look at the Intenso Memory Case 1 TB in the Test of 1 TB external hard drives.

We have evaluated approximately 3400 customer reviews on the Internet. In summary, it can be said that about 80 percent of buyers are satisfied (4 stars) or even very satisfied (5 stars). Partially (2 stars) or completely dissatisfied are about 15 percent of the users. The average score at the time of the evaluation was 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Summary: 80% positive and 15% negative ratings

The following points were positively noted:

  • Fast
  • Quiet
  • Robust
  • Uncomplicated

The following points were noted negatively:

  • After a few days files were damaged
  • After one year malfunctions occurred
  • Problems with devices other than computers
Manufacturer Intenso
Scope of delivery Hard drive, USB cable
Quality impression Good
Packaging Cardboard
Height 12,5 cm
Width 7,7 cm
Depth 2 cm
Weight 257 g
Quality of instructions Good
Manual language DE, GB, IT, FR, ES, PT, PL, RU
Internal Storage Size 4 TB
Ports USB
Cent / GB 2,5
Reading speed 111 MB/s
Writing speed 107 MB/s
Read speed
Write speed

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Can I also use the hard disk on my Playstation?
Yes, the hard disk should work perfectly on both the Playstation and the Xbox.
Is a Y-USB cable supplied so that one of the two USB plugs can be connected to an external power supply if necessary?
Yes, the hard disk should work perfectly on both the Playstation and the Xbox.
Is the hard disk already fat32 preformatted?
Yes, it is preformatted.


After only one week of operation my Intenso 2.5" Memory Case stopped working. I can't even format it. I am using on a Mac.

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