LaCie continues the best-selling d2 product line with the d2 v3. Features include: universal connectivity and compatibility, eSATA 3Gb/s, USB 3.0 (USB2.0 compatible), FireWire 800, professional grade hard drive at 5Gb/s interface with 7200rpm drives, fast burst transfer rates of up to 130MB/s (USB3.0), sturdy aluminum d2 heat sink and ergonomic design, space saving with stackable and rack-mount option, advanced power modes for energy savings, Apple Time Machine compatible, Genie and Intego Backup Assistant included and 3-year limited warranty.
From the Manufacturer
The LaCie d2 Quadra v3 Hard Disk is an extremely high-capacity desktop hard drive with a quadruple interface for professional use. Featuring interface for eSATA 3Gb/s, USB 3.0, and FireWire 800, the d2 Quadra v3 is designed for full compatibility for PCs and Mac. The d2 Quadra v3 offers fast burst transfer rates of up to 130MB/s via USB 3.0 as well as a sturdy aluminum d2 heat sink and ergonomic design. Genie and Intego Backup Assistant software is included, and the d2 Quadra v3 is fully Time Machine compatible.
Stand upright, stack horizontally with other drives or rackmount to save desktop space
The professional choice for performance and reliability, with full compatibility for PC and Mac
The Professional Choice
Perfect for digital content creation, audio/video editing, DVD authoring, web animation, etc., the LaCie d2 Quadra v3 Hard Disk can handle multiple demanding professional tasks. It can be daisy-chained via FireWire or connected to your DV camera and is even bootable in FireWire for Mac and in eSATA for Mac/PC. Advanced features include power management that can be configured using the LaCie desktop management software, and software RAID 0/RAID 1 potential when daisy-chained with other drives.
Fully loaded with all the best interfaces -- eSATA 3Gb/s, FireWire 800, and USB 3.0. View larger
Unique, fanless aluminum heat sink design
Perfect All-In-One Solution
The LaCie d2 Quadra v3 Hard Disk provides up to an incredible 3TB capacity in a relatively compact device. Fully loaded with all the best interfaces -- eSATA 3Gb/s, FireWire 800, and USB 3.0 -- it offers complete universal connectivity for PC and Mac users. Use it to easily store all of your files or back up your computer or small server regularly, whether at home or the office.
With fast burst transfer rates of up to 130MB/s via USB 3.0, this industry-leading hard disk delivers superior performance. Setup and use is quick and easy; the preloaded LaCie Setup Assistant helps format the hard disk according to your needs. With the LaCie Shortcut Button*, you can easily launch any application with one push such as the included Genie Backup Assistant software with data restore for Windows users or Intego Backup Assistant software with data restore for Mac users.
Clever, Advanced Design
The LaCie d2 Quadra v3 Hard Disk's new design is sturdy, compact and versatile, making it ideal for intensive professional use. The unique, fanless aluminum heat sink design with 60% more surface area for heat dissipation keeps it quiet and as safe as possible at all times. The LaCie d2 Quadra v3 can stand upright, be stacked horizontally with other drives or rackmounted to save desktop space.
What's in the Box
LaCie d2 Quadra v3 Desktop Hard Drive, eSATA-to-eSATA cable, FireWire 800 (9-to-9 pin) cable, USB 3.0 cable (USB 1.1 compatible), external power supply, drive stand for upright desktop use, LaCie Setup Assistant, LaCie Utilities (preloaded), Genie Backup Assistant software with data restore for Windows 2000/XP/Vista, Intego Backup Assistant software with data restore for Mac OS X 10.4.
- Computer with an eSATA, FireWire 800, or USB port (USB 3.0 port required for maximum performance)
- Latest version of Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 / Mac OS X 10.5, 10.6
- Minimum free disk space: 600MB recommended
- Interface: 1 x eSATA 3Gbits port; 2 x FireWire 800 ports (9-pin); 1 x Hi-Speed USB 3.0 port (USB 2.0 and 1.1 compatible)
- Cooling System: Aluminum heat sink
- Rotational Speed (rpm): 7200 rpm
- Cache: 16MB or greater
- Size: 1.7 x 6.3 x 6.8 in. / 44 x 160 x 173 mm
- Weight: 3.31 lbs. / 1500 g