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LaCie 3TB d2 Quadra Hard Drive

B&H # LA9000166 Mfr # 9000166
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Product Highlights
  • Universal Connectivity and Compatibility
  • 3Gbps Interface
  • 7200 RPM
  • Stackable and Rack-Mount Option
  • Ergonomic Design
  • User-Friendly Software Suite Included
  • Cross-Platform Applications
  • Cooler Design
  • eSATA/FireWire 800/USB 2.0
  • Designed by Neil Poulton

The 3TB d2 Quadra Hard Drive from LaCie is a cross-platform, high-capacity, high-performance external drive, well-suited to handle the backup and storage demands of creative professionals. The unit is designed by Neil Poulton and it lets you mount it in a rack or stand in its upright position. This drive is a versatile, exceptional backup and storage solution.

Designed to work with either your Windows or Mac computer, this drive features a large capacity of 3TB, a 7200rpm disk speed, 16MB of onboard cache, and an impressive mix of four different interfaces. It has an eSATA 3Gbps port, two FireWire 800 ports and a USB 2.0 port.

The drive also features a heat-sink design for heat dissipation as well as a programmable eco-management mode. It comes with Genie Backup Assistant and Intego Backup Assistant software for backing up your data and restoring any data that you might have accidentally deleted.

The Professional Choice
Perfect for digital content creation, audio / video editing, DVD authoring and Web animation, the LaCie d2 Quadra Hard Disk can handle multiple demanding professional tasks. It can be daisy-chained via FireWire or connected to your DV camera and is even bootable in FireWire for Mac and in eSATA for Mac / PC. Advanced features include 3-level power management (Auto / on / off) and software RAID 0 / RAID 1 potential when daisy-chained with other drives
Perfect All-In-One Solution
The LaCie d2 Quadra Hard Disk provides up to an incredible 3TB capacity in a relatively compact device. Fully loaded with all the best interfaces - eSATA 3Gbps, FireWire 800 and USB 2.0 - it offers complete universal connectivity for PC and Mac users. Use it to easily store all of your files or back up your computer or small server regularly, whether at home or the office
High-End Features
With fast burst transfer rates of up to 105 to 115Mbps via eSATA, the hard disk delivers superior performance. Setup and use is quick and easy; the preloaded LaCie Setup Assistant helps format the hard disk according to your needs. With the LaCie shortcut button, you can easily launch any application with one push such as the included Genie Backup Assistant software with data restore for Windows users or Intego Backup Assistant software with data restore for Mac users
Clever, Advanced Design
The LaCie d2 Quadra Hard Disk's new design is sturdy, compact and versatile, making it ideal for intensive professional use. The unique, fanless aluminum heat sink design with 60% more surface area for heat dissipation keeps it quiet and as safe as possible at all times. The LaCie d2 Quadra can stand upright, be stacked horizontally with other drives or rackmounted to save desktop space
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
Secure Cloud Storage: 10GB of Wuala Online Storage included for one year to securely store and share your data online
Apple Time Machine and Leopard Compatible
The LaCie d2 Quadra Hard Disk is compatible with Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, including Time Machine, making it an ideal partner for your Mac. Time Machine automatically backs up your Mac's system files, applications, accounts, preferences, music, photos, movies, and documents to an external hard drive and you can easily go back in time to recover anything
Capacity 3TB
Interface 1 x eSATA 3Gbps port
2 x FireWire 800 ports (9-pin)
1 x USB 2.0 port (USB 1.1-compatible)
Drive Speed 7200 RPM
Buffer 16MB or greater
Push Button Launch any application with one push
Power Management Triple: Auto for energy efficiency; On for instant access; Off for data protection
Sustained Data Transfer Rate Interface transfer rates:
eSATA: Up to 3Gbps (300Mbps)
FireWire 800: Up to 800Mbps (100Mbps)
USB 2.0: Up to 480Mbps (60Mbps)
Read burst transfer rates:
eSATA: Up to 105-115Mbps
FireWire 800: Up to 75-85Mbps
USB 2.0: Up to 30-35Mbps
System Requirements Computer with an eSATA, FireWire 800 or USB 2.0 port
Latest version of Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7/ Mac OS X 10.5, 10.6
Minimum free disk space: 600MB recommended
Dimensions 2.3 x 6.6 x 7.2" (60 x 168 x 183mm)
Weight 3.7 lb. (1.7kg)
LaCie 3TB d2 Quadra Hard Drive
  • USB 2.0 Cable (USB 1.1 Compatible)
  • FireWire 800 (9-pin) Cable
  • FireWire 400 to 800 Adapter Cable (Included with 3TB Capacity Only)
  • eSATA Cable
  • Power Supply
  • Drive Stand for Upright Use
  • Quick Install Guide
  • LaCie Storage Utilities and User Manual (Pre-Loaded on the Drive)
  • 3-Year Limited Warranty
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