LaCie Rugged Mini 2TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive
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LaCie Rugged Mini 2TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

QuickFind: 714059 Mfr part code: LAC9000298
  • Shock and drop resistant up to 1.2 metres in non-operating mode
  • Pressure resistant up to 1000kg (2205 lbs)
  • Automatic backup software and AES 256-bit encryption provide seamless protection of...

Product Description

LaCie Rugged Mini 2TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

Store a wide range of files automatically on this LaCie 2TB USB 3.0 external hard drive. Software provides rapid backups on a day-to-day basis, so that you can be sure that your files are secure, and advanced encryption delivers powerful protection of the contents. When not operating, this portable hard drive can withstand drops of up to 1.2 metres to handle everyday use and abuse. This LaCie 2TB USB 3.0 external hard drive has 2TB of space so that you can keep big video files and large datasets on a single drive.

 

The Smallest Member of the Rugged Family
With its iconic orange design and secure form factor, the Rugged has been one of our most popular hard drives. With the Rugged Mini, we've shrunk the Rugged, and added tons of new features, making it a solid investment for on-the-go data transport.

Maximum Reliability
The LaCie Rugged Mini 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).

LaCie Private-Public
The Rugged Mini 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

Automatic Backup
Easy setup and automatic worry-free backup for both PC and Mac computers.

Password Protection
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.

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.

Specification
 

  • Capacity    2TB
  • Interface    USB 3.0 port (USB 2.0 compatible)
  • Rotational Speed (rpm)    5400


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**
  • Latest version of Windows® XP, Windows Vista®, Windows 7, Windows 8 / Mac OS® X 10.5 (Intel Only), 10.6, 10.7, 10.8
  • Minimum free disk space: 600MB recommended

 


Box Contents     

 

 

 

  • LaCie Rugged Mini USB 3.0 Hard Disk
  • USB 3.0 cable (USB 2.0-compatible)
  • Quick Install Guide
  • Complete Software suite: Pr (preloaded: Private-Public, Backup Assistant, Eco-Mode

 

 

Technical Specification

LaCie Rugged Mini 2TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support Details Limited warranty - 2 years
Service & Support Limited warranty - 2 years

General

Device Type Hard drive - external (portable)
Features Shock resistant, password authentication, pressure-proof, rugged, rain-resistant
Capacity 2 TB
Interface USB 3.0
Width 86 mm
Depth 135 mm
Height 19 mm
Weight 240 g

Performance

Interface Transfer Rate 5.0 Gbps (USB 3.0)

Expansion & Connectivity

Interfaces 1 x USB 3.0

Power

Power Source USB bus

Software & System Requirements

Software Included LaCie Backup Assistant, LaCie Private-Public, LaCie Desktop Manager Eco Mode
OS Required Apple MacOS X 10.6, Apple MacOS X 10.5, Apple MacOS X 10.7 Lion, Apple OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Microsoft Windows Vista / XP / 7 / 8

Miscellaneous

Cables Included 1 x USB 3.0 cable - external
Compatible with Windows 7 "Compatible with Windows 7" software and devices carry Microsoft’s assurance that these products have passed tests for compatibility and reliability with 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 7.

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