LaCie Porsche Design 8TB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive
The LaCie Porsche Design 8TB USB 3.0 Desktop Hard Drive from LaCie is a hard drive built for speed complete with a solid aluminum casing. The USB 3.0 drive comes pre-formatted for Mac and can transfer data at speeds of up to 5Gb/s making it possible to transfer large files quickly and efficiently. The USB 3.0 port is also backwards compatible with USB 2.0 ports allowing you to connect this drive to a variety of computers. Additionally, the drive can easily be reformatted to work with Windows based PCs.
The hard drive is compatible with both Mac and Windows PCs allowing you to save and backup all of your data to this drive. Once backed up, the strong 5mm aluminum casing helps to protect your data should this drive be jostled or dropped.
Accelerate Your Backup with USB 3.0
With the LaCie Porsche Design Desktop Drive's USB 3.0 interface, you'll be able to get the job done faster than ever before. Speeds up to 5Gb/s allow you to transfer a 700MB video file in just under 7 seconds. Back up your photos, exchange audio and video files with your friends, or make sure that your important files are kept safe. With the LaCie Desktop Drive, the possibilities are endless.
Porsche Design Form, LaCie Function
LaCie worked with Porsche in 2003 and it resulted in one of the most popular hard drives that's still talked about today. With the LaCie Desktop Drive, the exclusive and timeless shape returns, with solid, reliable hardware that's sure to last for years. You can use it anywhere and be confident that you're getting superb performance.
Safe, Strong, and Aluminum
With 5mm of solid aluminum casing surrounding the disk inside, the P'9233 keeps your data solidly protected. LaCie and Porsche Design worked together to combine form and function-resulting in a drive that looks great (and works great!) no matter where you take it.
• Storage Capacity: 8 TB
• Host Interface: USB 3.0
• Drive Type: External
• Form Factor: Desktop
• Depth: 190.5 mm
• Height: 38.1 mm
• Width: 119.4 mm
• Weight (Approximate): 1.05 kg
• Computer with USB 3.0 or USB 2.0 port
• Latest version of: Mac OSX 10.5, 10.6, 10.7 / Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8
• Minimum free disk space: 600MB recommended