The 3TB d2 Hard Drive with USB 3.0 / Thunderbolt from LaCie is a storage solution capable of saving a large amount of data. Whether you intend on using this hard drive for professional or personal use, you can store a variety of content including HD quality video, movies, music, photos, and documents. Transfer data to and from this drive quickly with a variety of connection options including USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt ports. The USB 3.0 port provides data transfer rates of up to 5Gb/s, while the Thunderbolt port can transfer data at speeds of up to 10Gb/s.
The data saved on the d2 hard drive remains secure as this drive comes equipped with AES 256-bit encryption. You can also take advantage of system monitoring and email alerts for temperature events to keep you notified about the state of your drive. The Kensington lock slot makes it possible to physically lock down your drive to prevent theft. Keeping things cool is the fanless, heat sink design. The included software Wuala Secure Cloud Storage, LaCie Private-Public Password Protection for Data Security, Genie Backup Manager Pro for PC, and Intego Backup Manager Pro for Mac helps to simplify managing your data stored within the drive.
- Universal Connectivity
- With both USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt interfaces, the LaCie d2 is compatible with both Mac and PCs. The USB 3.0 connection option is backwards compatible, you can connect it to virtually any computer.
- No-Compromise Speed
- USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt ports provide fast data transfer speeds allowing you to transfer large files quickly. It performs twice as fast as FireWire 800 and more than four times as fast as USB 2.0 with transfer speeds of up to 180MB/s. You can backup and transfer mountains of data in a fraction of the time. Enjoy noticeably more responsive photo library browsing. Save time and get better performance when using A/V editing tools such as Avid Pro Tools, Adobe Audition, or Apple Final Cut Pro X.
- Advanced Cooling for Long-Term Reliability
- The LaCie d2 comes equipped with a completely redesigned cooling system. Its solid aluminum casing provides 60% more surface area than flat designs, diverting and dissipating heat more efficiently. Its innovative design means it stays cool without requiring a noise-producing fan. It also has more and larger air holes to facilitate airflow. This efficient and silent cooling system makes the LaCie d2 perfect for even the most noise-sensitive creative environments.
- Perfect for Professional Environments
- The LaCie d2 is designed to integrate seamlessly into professional environments. With its space-saving form, you can stand it alone vertically, stack multiple products horizontally, or install it in a 19" rack with a kit from LaCie. With an email alert system built-in you can monitor your device for potential problems before they escalate.