IronKey Basic H300: Release Notes for

Availability Date: October 8, 2014
Supported Device: H300 Basic
Software Version:
Device Size: 500GB, 1TB, 2TB.

Release Description:

This drive uses the USB 3 hardware architecture of the W500 and W700 devices and includes the self-defending crypto chip to protect the cryptographic keys and user identities.

IronKey Basic H300 features include:

  • A 508 compliant control panel localized in 8 languages
  • FAT32 or NTFS file system support for the secure volume
  • Device reset or Self-destruct upon failed password attempts
  • Basic to Enterprise support

Supported computer platforms:

Supported on Windows XP (SP2+), Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8.0, Windows 8.1, Mac 10.6+, Unlocker for Linux (2.6 or higher, x86)


  1. With certain laptop and desktop models, the H300 device may not be recognized after a warm or cold boot operation. A simple workaround is to unplug and re-plug the device in to the USB port.
  2. With certain laptop and desktop models, the H300 device LED stays-on during S3 sleep mode.