LaCie d2 Quadra 3TB USB 3.0
Fast and reliable:
the d2 Quadra now featuring USB 3.0
- Universal connectivity and compatibility
- Professional grade: 5Gb/s interface, 7200rpm drives
- Save space: stackable and rack-mount option
- Advanced power modes for energy savings
Need performance and capacity? Now you can have it all, with speeds up to 130MB/sand up to 4TB of storage.
With four interfaces, the d2 Quadra’s got everything you need for connectivity andreliability.
With advanced software and features, you can start archiving or backing up as soon as you take it out of the box!
The d2 Quadra features a recyclable aluminum design and is loaded with energy-savingfeatures.
The Professional Choice for Performance and Reliability
With the new USB 3.0 5Gb/s interface and up to 3TB, the LaCie d2 Quadra Hard Disk is the ideal tool for creative professionals who need both fast speeds and large storage capacity. It features 7200 rpm drives with a minimum of 32MB cache for the best performance and seek times, so it can handle the most resource-intensive applications. Best of all, it can achieve speeds up to 130MB/s in USB 3.0.
The Professional Choice for Cross-Platform Applications
The d2 Quadra has got the latest connectivity with USB 3.0 and two FireWire 800 interfaces for daisy chaining, but it is still fully compatible with, eSATA 3Gb/s, USB 2.0 and FireWire 400. It’s even USB 3.0-compatible on Mac® computers, thanks to LaCie’s USB 3.0 driver for Mac OS. With all of its interfaces, the d2 Quadra has universal connectivity, so it is easy to back up and restore any workstation, no matter the configuration and interfaces. And thanks to the USB 3.0 performance, you can make faster, more frequent backups of your data, keeping it safe and secure. Since the d2 Quadra tops out at a 4TB capacity, it can even be used as a simple and convenient storage expansion for a server.
Item Number :
Interface : 2 x FireWire 800 (9-pin) port
1 x USB 3.0 port (USB 2.0 compatible)
1 x eSATA 3Gb/s port
Rotational Speed (rpm) : 7200rpm
Cache : 32MB or greater
Interface Transfer Rate
(max. bus speed) : FireWire 800: up to 800Mb/s
USB 3.0: up to 5Gb/s
eSATA 3Gb/s: up to 3Gb/s
USB 2.0: up to 480Mb/s
Burst Transfer Rate
(max. drive speed) : FireWire 800: up to 85MB/s
USB 3.0: up to 130MB/s
eSATA 3Gb/s: up to 115MB/s
USB 2.0: up to 35MB/s
Size : 60 x 168 x 183 mm / 2.3 x 6.6 x 7.2 in.
Weight : 1.7 kg / 3.7 lbs.
LaCie Shortcut Button : ▼Launch any application with one push (backup, music, slideshows…)
System Requirements : Computer with a USB 3.0, USB 2.0, eSATA, FireWire 800, or FireWire 400▼▼ port
Latest version of Windows® XP▼▼▼, Windows Vista®, Windows 7, Windows 8 / Mac OS® X 10.5 (Intel Only), 10.6, 10.7, 10.8
Minimum free disk space: 600MB recommended
High-speed internet for online storage
Check www.lacie.com/usb3mac for USB 3.0 Mac compatibility
Box Content : SuperSpeed USB 3.0 cable (USB 2.0-compatible)
FireWire 800 (9-pin) cable
External power supply
Drive stand for upright use
LaCie Utilities and Software (preloaded):
- LaCie Setup Assistant
- LaCie Desktop Manager
- LaCie Backup Assistant software with data restore for Windows® XP, Windows Vista®, and Windows 7
- LaCie Backup Assistant software with data restore for Mac® OS X 10.5, 10.6
Quick Install Guide
Comments : *1TB (Terabyte) = 1000GB. 1GB = 1,000,000,000 bytes. EN Total accessible capacity varies depending upon operating environment (typically 5–10% less)
**These maximum transfer rates were achieved using Blackmagic Disk Speed Test. Performance test system: Windows 7 32-bit, Intel Core i7 860, 2 x Corsair XMS3 DDR3 PC16000 CL9 2GB. 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.
*** Calculations are based on 1080i 60 (8-bit) for uncompressed HD video, NTSC DV 25 standard-definition 720x486, 29.97 fps for digital video; and an estimation of Digital SLR resolution of 10 megapixels for RAW photos of 12MB. These calculations are only estimations and may vary with the codec used.
▼ This feature not available in eSATA.
▼▼ FireWire 400 to FireWire 800 cables are sold separately and are available on www.lacie.com/accessories.
▼▼▼ Windows XP does not recognize volumes of more than 2TB.
Warranty : 3-Year Limited Warranty