LaCie to release USB 3.0 Rugged Mini External Hard Drive; Specs and Price revealed
After releasing a Luxury hard drive in collaboration with Porsche Design, LaCie has unveiled its new rugged family of external hard drives called the LaCie Rugged Mini. The hard drive is coming with bright orange bumper and is 40% smaller than other HDDs in the series.
The rugged hard drive claimed to be shock-resistant, drop-resistant, rain-resistant, and its aluminum casing is scratch-resistant. It is also toughest one with capability to withstand up to one ton of pressure. The rugged mini hard drive also features faster file transferring with its 7200RPM HDD and USB 3.0 port. It is backwards compatible with USB 2.0 but is three times faster. It also claims Transferring one HD video takes less than three minutes while 1000 mp3 files takes less than 42 seconds and 2000 photos in about a minute.
The Lacie rugged Mini also boasts LaCie’s Private-Public software with AES data encryption and password protection and compatible with both Mac and PC. LaCie Rugged Mini will be available in 500GB soon for a starting price of $99.99 and 1TB model for $159.99 from LaCie Online Store.