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LaCie 500GB Rugged Triple Interface Portable Hard Drive

B&H # LARFW8UD8500 MFR # 301371
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Product Highlights
  • FireWire-800
  • FireWire-400
  • USB 2.0
  • 5400rpm
  • LaCie Backup Software
  • Online Backup
  • Design by Neil Poulton

The 500GB Rugged Triple Interface Portable Hard Drive from LaCie allows you to take your data on the road and off-road. It features a durable, rubberized bumper and scratch-proof exterior. Built to military specifications, you can be sure that the drive is protected from damage that can occur during daily use.

The drive connects to your computer via USB 2.0, FireWire-400, or FireWire-800. Backup software for Mac and Windows is included, as well as 1 year of access to LaCie's online service.

Rugged enclosure with rubber shock absorber is shock proof up to 7.2' (2.2 m), meeting the stringent MIL standards
FireWire-800 supports bus transfer speeds of up to 100MB/sec
Bus-powered for true portability
Connects via FireWire-800, FireWire-400, or USB 2.0
Plug & play design
Capacity 500GB
Interface 1x 9-Pin FireWire-800
1x 6-Pin FireWire-400
1x USB 2.0
Drive Speed 5400rpm
Buffer ≥ 8MB
Average Seek Time < 12ms
Sustained Data Transfer Rate FireWire-800: 40-50MB/sec
FireWire-400: 30-40MB/sec
USB 2.0: 30MB/sec
Supported Required for Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard (including Time Machine), Windows 98SE, Windows Me
Included Included for Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard (including Time Machine), Windows 98SE, Windows Me
System Requirements
Mac Computer: G3, G4, G5 or Intel CPU
Operating System: Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard (including Time Machine)
Windows Computer: Intel Pentium II 350MHz
Operating System: Windows 98SE, Me, 2000, XP
Hardware Memory: 128MB
FireWire-800, FireWire-400, or USB 2.0 port
Mounting Portable
Power Requirements Bus-powered
Environmental Requirements Operating Temperature: 41-95°F (5-35°C)
Dimensions (WxHxD) 3.5 x 1 x 5.7" (9 x 2.5 x 14.5cm)
Weight 0.55 lb (0.25kg)
LaCie 500GB Rugged Triple Interface Portable Hard Drive
  • 9-Pin to 9-Pin FireWire-800 Cable
  • 6-Pin to 6-Pin FireWire-400 Cable
  • USB 2.0 Cable
  • USB Power Sharing Cable
  • Genie Backup Assistant Software for Windows 2000, XP, Vista
  • Intego Backup Assistant Software for Mac OS X 10.4
  • Quick Start Guide
  • 3-Year Limited Warranty
  • Macally -  4-Port DotHub USB 2.0 Hub
    • You Pay: $16.95

    Warranties & Support

    LaCie -  Platinum Care Level 1
    • You Pay: $54.99
    Electronic Download i This product must be downloaded from the Manufacturer's website. You should receive the license code to complete your order within 1-3 business days. Orders placed on Weekends or Holidays are processed the next business day.
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