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LaCie 4TB 2big Quadra External Hard Drive

B&H # LA2BQHD4TB Mfr # 301432U
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Product Highlights
  • eSATA
  • FireWire-800
  • FireWire-400
  • USB 2.0
  • RAID 0
  • RAID 1
  • Swappable Drives
  • Backup Software

The 4TB 2big Quadra External Hard Drive from LaCie is a high-capacity external RAID solution. The drive features dual swappable disks, each with 7200rpm speed and a 16MB data buffer. It can be connected to a computer via eSATA, FireWire-800, FireWire-400, or USB 2.0.

The array can be configured in several configurations, including RAID 0 for maximum performance, RAID 1 for data mirroring, or concatenation mode for maximum storage capacity. The eSATA connection delivers burst data transfer rates of up to 165MB/sec, while FireWire-800 speeds along at 90MB/sec, FireWire-400 at 40MB/sec, and USB 2.0 at 35MB/sec. These features and more make the array a great solution for your large data storage needs.

Connects via eSATA, FireWire-800, FireWire-400, or USB 2.0
Perfect backup solution for creative professionals
Configure as a RAID 0, RAID 1, mixed partition, or concatenated volume for customizable speed and protection
Dual hot-swappable disks deliver non-stop data access
Aluminum heat sink design for greater reliability
Extensive software bundle includes Genie Backup Manager Pro for Windows and Intego Backup Manager Pro for Mac OS X
Compatible with OS X Time Machine backup application
Capacity 4TB
Interface 1x eSATA
2x 9-Pin FireWire-800
1x 6-Pin FireWire-400
1x USB 2.0
Drive Speed 7200rpm
Buffer ≤ 32MB (16MB per disk)
Average Seek Time < 10ms
Sustained Data Transfer Rate Not Specified by Manufacturer
Supported Not Required
Included Not Required
System Requirements
Mac Mac OS X 10.4.6 or higher
Windows Windows XP 64-bit, Windows Vista or higher
Hardware eSATA, FireWire-800, FireWire-400, or USB 2.0 port
Mounting Desktop
Power Requirements AC: 100-240VAC
Environmental Requirements Not Specified by Manufacturer
Dimensions (WxHxD) 3.5 x 7.8 x 6.7" (9.1 x 20 x 17.2cm)
Weight 6 lb (2.7kg)
LaCie 4TB 2big Quadra External Hard Drive
  • eSATA Cable
  • 9-Pin to 9-Pin FireWire-800 Cable
  • 6-Pin to 6-Pin FireWire-400 Cable
  • USB 2.0 Cable
  • External Power Supply
  • LaCie Utilities CD-ROM
  • Quick Install Guide
  • 3-Year Limited Warranty
  • Cables & Cable Management

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    Pearstone -  FireWire 800 9-Pin to 9-Pin Cable - 6' (1.8 m)
    • You Pay: $9.95

    Host Adapters

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    Sonnet -  2-Port FireWire-800 ExpressCard/34 Expansion Card
    • You Pay: $81.24

    Spare & Replacement Drives

    LaCie -  2TB Spare Drive for 2big Quadra
    • You Pay: $159.00

    Power Accessories

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    APC -  Back-UPS 350VA International Version (230V)
    • You Pay: $99.95
    Usually ships in 7-14 business days i This item is usually Drop Shipped from the MFR/Distributor within 7-14 business days (subject to availability). Your order will be charged at the time of placing the order with the MFR.

    Warranties & Support

    LaCie -  Platinum Care Level 2
    • You Pay: $264.99
    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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