LACIE Rugged Triple USB 3.0 Firewire 800 500GB 7200RPM Portable Hard Drive
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*** With the Rugged Triple's 7200rpm model, you can even achieve speeds up to 110MB/s. 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.
Four Levels of Rugged Protection
• The Rugged is one of our 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.
A Fifth Level of Data Security
• LaCie AES 256-bit encryption software comes standard with the Rugged Triple. We've made it easy for you to 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.
User-Friendly Software Suite Included
• 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.
• Capacity: 500GB 7200RPM
• Interface : 1 x USB 3.0 port (USB 2.0-compatible), 2 x FireWire 800 port
• Rotational Speed (rpm) : 7200rpm: 500 GB (7200rpm)
• Interface Transfer Rate: USB 3.0: up to 5Gb/s ; USB 2.0: up to 480Mb/s ; FireWire 800: up to 800Mb/s ; FireWire 400: up to 400Mb/s (cable sold separately)
• Max Sustained Transfer Rate: 7200rpm: *** up to 110MB/s
• Maximum Drop Height: 2 m / 78.7 in. in non-operating mode (dropping is not recommended in operating mode)
• Software: For PC and Mac:
• Easy setup (LaCie Setup Assistant)
• Automatic backup (LaCie Backup Assistant)
• AES 256-bit encryption: LaCie Private-Public software with password protection
• Automatic Eco mode: lowers the power consumption by up to 40% when not in use (may vary from one drive to another)
• 10GB Wuala Secure Online Storage (1 year included)
• Size: 90 x 28 x 145 mm / 3.5 x 1 x 5.7 in.
• Weight: 260 g / 9.2 oz.
• Computer with a USB 3.0, FireWire 800, FireWire 400, or USB 2.0 port**
• High-speed Internet for online storage
• Latest version of Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 / Mac OS X 10.5, 10.6
• Minimum free disk space: 600MB recommended
• Time Machine compatible
For USB 3.0 Mac compatibility:
• Mac Pro with LaCie USB 3.0 PCI Express Card (requires available PCI Express slot)
• MacBook Pro with LaCie USB 3.0 ExpressCard/34 (requires available ExpressCard/34 slot)
• Check www.lacie.com/usb3mac for adapter compatibility and the USB 3.0 Mac driver
• LaCie Rugged Triple Hard Disk
• USB 3.0 cable (USB 2.0-compatible)
• FireWire 800 cable
• Quick Install Guide