LaCie 5TB Rugged USB-C 3.2 Gen 1 External Hard Drive

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LaCie 5TB Rugged USB-C 3.2 Gen 1 External Hard Drive
Key Features
  • 5TB Storage Capacity
  • USB-C 3.2 Gen 1 Interface
  • Up to 130 MB/s Data Transfer Speed
  • Bus Powered
With a capacity of 5TB, the Rugged USB-C 3.2 Gen 1 External Hard Drive from LaCie marries a USB-C 3.0 interface and data transfer speeds of up to 130 MB/s with rugged durability that provides a drop resistance of up to 4', crush resistance of up to 1 ton, and rain resistance, making this drive suitable for all-terrain storage, whether you're in the field or in your home. It can be used to store large Lightroom libraries, as a shuttle drive to transport footage from a set to a post-production house, or just for general tasks.
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LaCie Rugged External HDD Overview

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With a capacity of 5TB, the Rugged USB-C 3.2 Gen 1 External Hard Drive from LaCie marries a USB-C 3.0 interface and data transfer speeds of up to 130 MB/s with rugged durability that provides a drop resistance of up to 4', crush resistance of up to 1 ton, and rain resistance, making this drive suitable for all-terrain storage, whether you're in the field or in your home. It can be used to store large Lightroom libraries, as a shuttle drive to transport footage from a set to a post-production house, or just for general tasks.

LaCie's 5TB Rugged USB-C 3.2 Gen 1 External Hard Drive is compatible with Windows 7 and later and macOS 10.12 and later, but should also work on earlier versions of macOS, such as 10.9 and 10.11. It is powered using the USB bus, meaning that no external power adapters are required for use. Included is a USB-C 3.2 Gen 1 cable, and two years of Seagate Rescue Data Recovery Services. General protection is provided by a limited 2-year warranty.

General Features
USB-C interface for next-generation systems
The included USB 3.2 Gen 1 (USB 3.1 Gen 1/USB 3.0) Type-C cable works with Windows and Mac
Bus powered for mobile workflows
Drop-resistant up to 4'
Crush-resistant up to 1 ton
Water-resistant to rain
UPC: 763649126158

LaCie Rugged External HDD Specs

Key Specs
Total Installed Capacity
5 TB
Drive Type
2.5" HDD 
Read Speed
Maximum: 130 MB/s
Write Speed
Maximum: 130 MB/s
Default OS Support
Universal Computer/Mobile OS Support
System Connection
USB-C 3.0 / 3.1/3.2 Gen 1
Drive Type
2.5" HDD 
Read Speed
Maximum: 130 MB/s
Write Speed
Maximum: 130 MB/s
Default OS Support
Universal Computer/Mobile OS Support
Encryption Support
Yes, Software-Based
External Enclosure
System Connection
USB-C 3.0 / 3.1/3.2 Gen 1
Security Features
No
Material
Metal
Fan Cooled
No
Impact Protection
Crush/Shock-Resistant (Unrated)
Environmental Protection
No
Electrical
Power Source
Bus Power
General
Dimensions
5.3 x 3.4 x 1" / 135.1 x 86 x 26 mm
Weight
0.9 lb / 0.41 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight
1.09 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
7.2 x 4.65 x 2.1"

LaCie Rugged External HDD Reviews

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Having hard time connecting 5TB version with ipad ...

Having hard time connecting 5TB version with ipad pro?
Asked by: Daniel
If the iPad is not updated to the latest IOS (iPadOS) and or the hard drive is not formatted to one of the following formats g ExFAT, FAT32, HSF+, it would not work.
Answered by: Moe
Date published: 2019-11-12

Which would be the best match for a macBook pro ...

Which would be the best match for a macBook pro macOS 10.14.6? I want to move my photo catalog to an external drive.
Asked by: Susan
I use the LaCie 5TB Rugged for LR. I have both the LR catalog and the photos on the drive. It makes it easy to access my photos from any of my MAC computers with LR installed. MacBook when traveling and iMac at home. I also regularly backup the LR catalog and photos so a dedicated backup drive. I have not noticed any speed issues with the 5TB Rugged. Its a trusted workhorse in my book!
Answered by: Ray
Date published: 2020-09-17

Why is there such a huge price difference between ...

Why is there such a huge price difference between this model and the thunderbolt model?
Asked by: Jenelle
Do a chat with B&H experts and someone will explain....
Answered by: Cynthia
Date published: 2022-10-27

Is this fast enough to edit video files from? If ...

Is this fast enough to edit video files from? If powered from USB-C, does it go to sleep randomly when rendering?
Asked by: s
No, this drive is slow for editing. Try an SSD drive for editing.
Answered by: Romulo
Date published: 2022-03-22

Will I need to purchase a separate cable to use ...

Will I need to purchase a separate cable to use with a brand new 13 inch MacBook Pro M1?
Asked by: Marco
No you do not! It comes with the necessary cable to connect to your new Mac!
Answered by: Robert
Date published: 2021-02-08

Does USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C with on a Mac with USB ...

Does USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C with on a Mac with USB 3.0?
Asked by: Anne
Yes you can use this with a USB 3.0 connection.
Answered by: Bennie
Date published: 2020-12-19

Will I need a different cable to connect the ...

Will I need a different cable to connect the external drive to my brand new 13 inch MacBook Pro M1?
Asked by: Marco
This hard drive includes both a USB-C to USB-A cable and a USB-C to USB-C cable. So you should not need any extra cables
Answered by: Scott
Date published: 2023-05-25

Can I use this external hard drive to hold my 4K ...

Can I use this external hard drive to hold my 4K footage that I am editing on my iMac and Premiere Pro CC or do I HAVE to get an External Hard Drive that has faster speed???
Asked by: Erick
Sure you can use this for footage. The speed of the drive and connection will dictate how quickly the system can access the footage, but it will work just fine. I use mine for 6k Black Magic footage and it works great.
Answered by: Dan
Date published: 2022-03-25
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