LaCie 301199U Big Disk Extreme+ Triple Hard Drive

LaCie Updated: 2008-12-07 RSS
LaCie 301199U Big Disk Extreme+ Triple Hard Drive

The LaCie Big Disk Extreme+ provides enormous capacity and a transparent, built-in RAID 0 array (without anything to configure!), for fast FireWire 800 speed. Easily share data among the widest range of user platforms with this triple interface, plug & play hard drive. Store presentations, archive image banks, work on large-scale audio/video projects, or chain FireWire devices and iLink DV cameras. Its new LaCie Shortcut Button conveniently launches any application (backup, music, slideshows, etc.) with just one push. Advanced features for professionals include Triple Power Management, a 32MB cache, a thermo-regulated progressive quiet smart fan, and EMC Retrospect® advanced backup and data restoration software for Windows and Mac users.

- Triple interface for universal connectivity on PC/Mac
- Built-in RAID 0 for Extreme FireWire 800 speed
- Compact, metal design: stack, rackmount, stand upright
- LaCie Shortcut Button: launch any application in 1 push
- Compatible with Time Machine

Item Number: 301199U
Capacity: 1 TB
Interface: 2 x FireWire 800 (9-pin) ports
1 x FireWire 400 (6-pin) port (compatible with iLink, DV)
1 x USB 2.0 port (compatible with USB 1.1)
Cooling System: Thermo-regulated progressive quiet fan
Rotational Speed (rpm): 7200
Cache: 32MB
Interface Transfer Rate: FireWire 800: up to 800Mbits/s (100MB/s)
FireWire 400: up to 400Mbits/s (50MB/s)
USB 2.0: up to 480Mbits/s (60MB/s)
Burst Transfer Rate¹
(max. drive speed): FireWire 800: up to 80-90MB/s
FireWire 400: up to 35-40MB/s
USB 2.0: up to 30-34MB/s
Average Seek Time (Write): <10ms
Size: 1.7 x 6.8 x 10.6 in. / 44 x 173 x 272 mm
Weight: 5.51 lbs / 2500 g
Triple Power Management: "Auto" for energy efficiency, "On" for instant access, "Off" for data protection
Driver-Free: Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista / Mac OS X. Silverlining software for Mac OS 9 included.
System Requirements: Computer with a FireWire 800, FireWire 400 or USB 2.0 port
Mac OS 10.2.8 or later; Mac G4, G5, Intel 500MHz processor or higher
Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista; Intel Pentium 500MHz processor or higher
Minimum 128MB RAM (512MB or greater recommended)
Compatibility: Compatible with Windows© Vista and Mac OS© X 10.5 Leopard (including Time Machine)
Comments: *1GB (gigabyte) = 1,000,000,000 bytes. 1TB (terabyte) = 1000GB. Total accessible capacity varies depending upon operating environment (typically 5-10% less).
1 Burst transfer rates vary from one computer to another and may vary slightly from one drive to another. Average speed is usually lower, depending on host configuration.
Box Content: LaCie Big Disk Extreme+; FireWire 800 to FireWire 800 (9-to-9 pin) cable; FireWire 400 to FireWire 400 (6-to-6 pin) cable; USB 2.0 cable (compatible with USB 1.1); external power supply; drive stand for upright use; User Manual; Quick Install Guide; LaCie '1-Click' Backup Software; SilverKeeper for automatic backup & file verification (Mac); EMC Retrospect Express HD for Windows, EMC Retrospect Express for Mac