LaCie 1TB Rugged Mini Portable Hard Drive
1TB | 5400RPM | USB 3.0
Rugged Design - Mini Size - 1 TB Capacity
Features and Benefits
- Shock and Drop Resistant resistant (up to 47.2")
- Rain Resistant
- Pressure Resistant (Designed to withstand being driven over with a 1 ton car)
- Password protection
- USB 3.0: up to 4x faster than USB 2.0 (USB 2.0 Compatible)
- LaCie User Friendly Software Suite
The LaCie 1TB Rugged Mini portable hard drive is the smallest member of the LaCie Rugged family. It is shock resistant (up to 47.2"); water resistant and even pressure resistant so you can drive over it with up to a 1 ton car. Additionally, it is protected by the well known LaCie orange rubber sleeve. The LaCie Rugged has been one our most popular LaCie drives. The LaCie Rugged Mini 1TB is a portable drive that protects your data from damage and intrusion.
What's in the Box
- LaCie 1TB Rugged Mini Portable Hard Drive
- USB 3.0 Cable (USB 2.0 compatible)
- Quick Install Guide
- LaCie User Friendly Software Suite
- 2-Year Warranty
The LaCie Rugged Mini 1TB Hard Disk shares features with our popular Rugged Hard Disk, like shock resistance, drop resistance, and a rubber sleeve for added protection. But with the Rugged Mini, we've gone a step further: it's also rain-resistant, and pressure-resistant-you can drive over it with a 1-ton car, and it still works! Its small size makes it perfect to take with you wherever you go, and its Rugged exterior provides protection against accidental drops, shock, or pressure.
The Speed of USB 3.0
With the Rugged Mini, you've got the speed of USB 3.0, and full backward compatibility with USB 2.0, meaning that you can use it on almost any computer. You can transfer a 700MB video file in less than 7 seconds with USB 3.0, compared to 25 seconds with USB 2.0.* 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).
The LaCie Rugged Mini 1TB hard drive doesn't just keep your data safe from external forces-it also protects against intrusion. With secure password protection software built-in, it's easy to make sure that your files are secure and protected, no matter where you go. You can even use access your password-protected files using any computer, ensuring complete data mobility-and complete data safety.
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 Online Storage
10GB of Wuala Online Storage included for one year to securely store and share your data online.
40% Energy Savings
Automatic Eco mode lowers the power consumption by up to 40% when not in use, increasing the battery life of your notebook or laptop.
|LaCie Part No.:||LAC301558 (formerly LAC301556)|
|Interface:||USB 3.0 port (USB 2.0-compatible)|
|Rotational Speed (rpm):||5400 RPM|
|Interface Transfer Rate:||USB 3.0: up to 5Gb/s
USB 2.0: up to 480Mb/s
|Maximum Drop Height:||1.2 m / 47.2 in. in non-operating mode (dropping is not recommended in operating mode)|
|Size:||86 x 135 x 19 mm / 3.4 x 5.3 x 0.75 in.|
|Weight:||240 g / 8.5 oz.|
|System Requirements:||Computer with a USB 3.0 or USB 2.0 port^
High-speed Internet for online storage
Latest version of Windows® 7, Windows 8 / Mac OS® X 10.5 and later
Minimum free disk space: 600MB recommended
|Comments:||*Transfer rates vary from one computer to another and may vary slightly
from one drive to another.
**1TB (Terabyte) = 1000GB. 1GB = 1,000,000,000 bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending upon operating environment (typically 5-10% less).
***Capacity availability varies from region to region. Please visit www.lacie.com for up-to-date information.
^For optimal performance, the drive must be connected to a USB 3.0 host port.
|Warranty:||2-Year Limited Warranty from LaCie|
I received my LaCie Rugged Mini 1TB very fast. This is a well made piece of equipment - it has a solid construction along with a protective outer rubber sleeve. File transfer is lightning fast. I plan on buying another one for my son. Also, the price that tapeandmedia has on this is the best i've seen around.