- USB 3.0 interface
- Transfer speeds of up to 387 MB/s
- Solid state disc
- Built-in Thunderbolt cable
- Drop resistant for up to 2 metres
- IP 54 water resistant
- Compatible with Mac and PC devices
- Password protection
- Automatic file backup
- Product code LAC9000491
- 24 Months Genuine Warranty with LaCie Australia
Fast, durable, mobile. These are just some words that can describe the LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt Portable Mobile Storage 500 GB SSD. With transfer speeds of up to 387 MB/s, this solid state disc has a built-in Thunderbolt cable which facilitates quick file transfers. Compatible with Mac and PC devices, this LaCie device features automatic file backup and password protection for confidential files. Protection from external elements is also guaranteed for it is drop resistant for up to 2 metres and IP 54 water resistant. This item is tagged with product code LAC9000491.
Product Features in Detail
Transfers in a blink of an eye
Get lightning-fast transfer speeds on Mac and PC thanks to the USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt interfaces. With the SSD version, the LaCie Rugged delivers up to 387 MB/s – one of the fastest bus-powered products available. The hard disk version performs at up to 122 MB/s, a 35% improvement over FireWire 800. Back up and transfer mountains of data in a fraction of the time. Enjoy noticeably more responsive photo library browsing.
Connectivity to all
Don't let your project get derailed by incompatibility between your external drive and your computer. With both USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt interfaces, the LaCie Rugged is a perfect match for your Mac and PC. Since USB 3.0 is backward compatible, you can connect it to any standard computer, anywhere. The integrated Thunderbolt cable also stows neatly when not in use, so that you’ll never lose it. The LaCie Rugged is also fully bus powered through the USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt cables. Its portability and interfaces make it the must-have sidekick to a new Mac or Ultrabook™.
Supreme Data Protection
Your data is irreplaceable, so it’s vital to protect it against any conceivable mishap wherever you go. That's why LaCie made the new Rugged tougher than ever. It’s MIL-compliant, which means that data is protected even during accidental drops of up to two meters (6.6 feet). During transit, connect the removable cover to provide IP 54-level protection against dust and water. The SSD version goes a step further for the ultimate in resilience against vibration and shock. Both versions are tough enough to be shipped for reliable delivery to clients or partners. Also, the LaCie Private-Public software even protects your files from prying eyes with AES 256-bit encryption.
Included in the Box
LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt Portable Mobile Storage 500 GB SSD
USB 3.0 Cable
Quick Install Guide
24 Months Genuine Warranty with LaCie Australia
This LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt Portable Mobile Storage 500 GB SSD comes with 24 Months Genuine Warranty with LaCie Australia.
Our products are sourced from authorised Australian suppliers and therefore come with genuine Australian warranty.
Camera Warehouse does not participate in 'Grey Market' or 'Parallel Import' activities.
Capacity 500 GB Internal Storage Media 1 x 5400 RPM/64 MB cache (or greater) hard disk or 1 x SATA 6 GB/s SSD Interface 1 x Integrated Thunderbolt 1 x USB 3.0 (USB 2.0* and UAS compatible) Interface Transfer Rate Thunderbolt: 10 GB/s USB 3.0: 5 GB/s Performance Benchmark Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 (reads)*** 1 TB hard disc: 110 MB/s 2 TB hard disc: 122 MB/s 250 GB & 500 GB SSD: 387 MB/s Software LaCie Backup Assistant (easy way to set up automatic computer backups) LaCie Private-Public (protect data with AES 256-bit software encryption) ▲ All-Terrain Resistance Dust & Water: IP 54 rated (when cover is attached) Shock: drops up to 2 metres (in non-operating mode) Pressure: Run over by a 1-ton car (1000 kg / 2205 lbs)*** Theft: password protection with AES 256-bit software protection ▲ Dimensions (W x D x H) 8.9 x 14 x 2.4 cm (3.5 x 5.5 x 1") Weight 1 TB & 2 TB: 0.77 lbs (0.35 kg) 250 GB & 500 GB: 0.61 lbs (0.28 kg) System Requirements Computer with a Thunderbolt, USB 3.0 or USB 2.0* port Operating system: Thunderbolt - Latest version of Windows 7 and 8, Mac OS X 10.6.8 or later USB 3.0: Latest version of Windows 7, Windows 8 / Mac OS X 10.6 or later Minimum free disk space: 600 MB recommended Box Content LaCie Rugged with integrated Thunderbolt cable 37 cm (14.5") USB 3.0 cable (USB 2.0 compatible*) 50 cm (19.7") Removable cover Quick installation guide* To achieve full interface bandwidth, connect the product to either a USB 3.0 or Thunderbolt port on a computer or device.** These transfer rates were achieved using AJA System Test with the SSD version connected to a Mac computer via the Thunderbolt interface. Actual data rates may vary depending on operating environment and other factors, such as chosen interface and disk capacity.*** Determined by a test that approximates a real-world scenario in which the hard drive remained functional, despite aesthetic damage, after the product was driven over by an approximately 1-ton car (1000 kg / 2205 lbs).▲ Encryption software is only available via download and is not available in Russia.When referring to drive capacity, one gigabyte, or GB, equals one billion bytes and one terabyte, or TB, equals one thousand billion bytes. Your computer’s operating system may use a different standard of measurement and report a lower capacity. In addition, some of the listed capacity is used for formatting and other functions and will not be available for data storage.
- User Reviews