LaCie Rugged Hard Disk 500 GB, 7200 rpm reviews

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This hard drive is a good all rounder.

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Product Features

Hard disk capacity (Gigabytes) 500
Interface firewire
Interface USB 3.0

Manufacturer's Description

Rugged Triple offers high performance USB 3.0 and FireWire 800 portable storage in a drop resistant enclosure. With USB 3.0 FireWire 800 support and backward compatibility with USB 2.0 and FireWire 400, it works with nearly any PC or Mac, providing extreme speeds up to 110MB/s. With available 256-bit AES hardware encryption, you can easily protect your data from unwanted access by simply assigning a password. Store, back up and transport your content with SuperSpeed plug and play connectivity.

The LaCie Rugged Triple Hard Disk provides universal connectivity: you’ve got the superior speeds of USB 3.0 and FireWire 800, and full backward compatibility with FireWire 400 and USB 2.0. You can transfer a 700MB video file in less than 7 seconds with USB 3.0, compared to 25 seconds with USB 2.0 You can even achieve speeds up to 110MB/s With this Rugged Triple’s 7200rpm model. Additionally, you can use the LaCie Mac USB 3.0 Driver to improve data transfer speed on your Mac (up to a 30% performance increase compared to FireWire 800). Whether your goal is super speed or complete compatibility, the Rugged Triple has everything you need.

The Rugged is one of LaCie’s most popular hard disks, and it’s the best way to protect your data. It conforms to military standard 810-F, and can support drops from up to two meters. It helps you carry your files with confidence, no matter where the road takes you, thanks to its shock-absorbing sleeve, aluminum anti-scratch casing, internal rubber bumpers, and hard drive with 1000G shock resistance. Calculations are based on average read time.

LaCie AES 256-bit encryption software comes standard with the Rugged Triple. You can easily create a password-protected area on your drive where you can securely store all of your confidential information. AES 256-bit encryption technology is one of the most robust on the market today, and makes the Rugged Triple more secure than ever.

The Rugged Triple also offers easy setup and automatic backup on both PC and Mac computers. It also features an automatic Eco mode that lowers the power consumption by up to 40% when not in use, increasing the battery life of your notebook. In addition, you get 10GB of Wuala Online Storage included for one year to securely store and share your data online.

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2.5" external hard drive 500 GB LaCie Rugged Triple 7200 Silver USB 3.0, FireWire 800
2.5" external hard drive 500 GB LaCie Rugged Triple 7200 Silver USB 3.0, FireWire 800


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