LaCie Rugged USB 3.0 Thunderbolt Series
Deadlines rule our world. When digital storage is critical for your project, it had better be as fast and reliable as you are. From the desktop to the badlands, it has to connect to any computer, deliver more than enough speed for the most demanding applications, and protect data against any threat. Enter the LaCie Rugged USB 3.0 Thunderbolt Series.
Don't let your project get derailed by external drive/computer incompatibility. With both USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt interfaces, the LaCie Rugged is a perfect match for your Mac and PC. And because USB 3.0 is backwards compatible, you can connect it to any standard computer on the planet. The LaCie Rugged is also fully bus-powered through the included USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt* cables. Its portability and interfaces make it the must-have sidekick to a new Mac or Ultrabook
Get lightning-fast transfer speeds on Mac and PC thanks to the USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt interfaces. With the SSD version, the LaCie Rugged delivers up to 385MB/s – the fastest bus-powered product ever**. The HDD version performs up to 110MB/s, a 35% improvement over FireWire 800**. Back up and transfer mountains of data in a fraction of the time. Enjoy noticeably more responsive photo library browsing.
Complete Data Protection
Protecting your data is vital to meeting your deadline, and disaster can strike at any moment. That's why the LaCie Rugged is MIL-compliant for superior data protection from accidental drops up to 1.2 meters (4 feet). Whether it falls off your desk or out of the pocket of your safari jacket, you're confident that your data is still accessible. The SSD version goes a step further for the ultimate in resilience against vibration and shock. Both versions are tough enough to be shipped for reliable delivery to clients or partners. Included software even protects your files from prying eyes with AES 256-bit encryption.
User-Friendly Software Suite Included
Easy setup and automatic worry-free backup for both PC and Mac computers.
With LaCie Private-Public software built-in, it's easy to make sure that your files are secure and protected, no matter where you go.
Secure Cloud Storagep
10GB of Wuala Online Storage included for one year to securely store and share your data online.
- Computer with a USB 3.0 or USB 2.0 port
- Latest version of: Mac OS X 10.5 (Intel only), 10.6, 10.7 / Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8
- Minimum free disk space: 600MB recommended
- High-speed internet for online storage
What's in the Box
LaCie Rugged USB 3.0 Thunderbolt series, USB 3.0 cable (USB 2.0 compatible), quick install guide, and complete software suite.
* For optimal performance, the drive must be connected to a USB 3.0 host port. Calculations are based on average write time. Transfer rates vary slightly from one drive to another. Transfer times are based on an approximately 8GB HD video.
** Up to 95% energy savings with automatic standby (0.06W vs. 1.17W). May vary from one drive to another.