LaCie 8TB 2big 2-Bay USB 3.1 Type-C RAID Array

BH #LA2BR8TB • MFR #STHJ8000800
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LaCie 8TB 2big 2-Bay USB 3.1 Type-C RAID Array
Key Features
  • 2 x 4TB IronWolf Pro SATA 3.5" HDDs
  • 2 x SATA 3.5" Drive Bays
  • 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C Interface
  • Supports RAID 0, RAID 1, and JBOD
Designed for photo, video, and audio production, graphic design, backup, and archiving, the 8TB 2big 2-Bay USB 3.1 Type-C RAID Array from LaCie has dual 3.5" SATA drive bays, each of which is equipped with a 4TB enterprise-class hard drive, for a total storage capacity of 8TB. Compatible with both Windows and Mac, it supports hardware-controlled RAID 0, which provides improved performance, and RAID 1, which provides 1:1 data redundancy. For those who do not require a RAID, JBOD is also available. This 2big comes preformatted as HFS+ for Mac, configured as RAID 0, and connects to your host system using its 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C interface, which is also known as USB 3.1 or USB 3.2 Gen 2 with transfer speeds up to 440 MB/s. This RAID array may also be used with Thunderbolt 3 hosts and is cooled using its aluminum enclosure with improved heat dissipation, as well as a thermoregulated Noctua cooling fan. Included is a USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C cable, an external power supply, and a limited 5-year warranty with data recovery services.
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LaCie External HDD Overview

Designed for photo, video, and audio production, graphic design, backup, and archiving, the 8TB 2big 2-Bay USB 3.1 Type-C RAID Array from LaCie has dual 3.5" SATA drive bays, each of which is equipped with a 4TB enterprise-class hard drive, for a total storage capacity of 8TB. Compatible with both Windows and Mac, it supports hardware-controlled RAID 0, which provides improved performance, and RAID 1, which provides 1:1 data redundancy. For those who do not require a RAID, JBOD is also available. This 2big comes preformatted as HFS+ for Mac, configured as RAID 0, and connects to your host system using its 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C interface, which is also known as USB 3.1 or USB 3.2 Gen 2 with transfer speeds up to 440 MB/s. This RAID array may also be used with Thunderbolt 3 hosts and is cooled using its aluminum enclosure with improved heat dissipation, as well as a thermoregulated Noctua cooling fan. Included is a USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C cable, an external power supply, and a limited 5-year warranty with data recovery services.

General Features

Fast Performance

Enable fast large file transfers and seamless 4K video editing thanks to optimized performance with transfer speeds up to 440 MB/s.

Loads of Capacity

Up to 8TB of storage for large-scale projects and long-term archiving.

Hot-Swappable Drives

Remove and replace drives while the 2big is still operating.

RAID Configurations

LaCie Toolkit offers step-by-step assistance with RAID setup. For the best speeds and capacity, choose RAID 0. For data redundancy, choose RAID 1.

Universal Compatibility

With a USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C port and a USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C cable cable, connecting a variety of devices is easy.
UPC: 763649131473

LaCie External HDD Specs

Drives
Storage Capacity8 TB
Included Drives2 x 4 TB 3.5" HDD
Cache Memory per Drive128 MB
Initial RAID ConfigurationRAID 0
InterfaceSATA III
Rotational Speed7200 rpm
General
Number of Bays2 x 3.5"
Pre-FormatHFS+
I/O1 x USB Type-C (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gb/s))
Compatible Drive InterfaceSATA III
Form FactorDesktop
RAIDRAID 0, 1, JBOD
Transfer Rates440 MB/s
Software
OS CompatibilityWindows
macOS
*As of November, 2021: check with manufacturer for the most up-to-date compatibility
Security
EncryptionYes
Electrical
Power SourceAC Adapter
PSU Wattage1 x 36 W
Environmental
Operating Temperature41 to 104°F / 5 to 40°C
Physical
Status MonitoringLED Indicator
CoolingYes
Dimensions8.5 x 4.6 x 3.7" / 217 x 118 x 93.3 mm
Weight6.2 lb / 2.8 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight8.22 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)12.5 x 9.4 x 7"

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