LaCie announced the LaCie Minimus USB 3.0 1TB desktop hard drive, offering fast transfer speeds at 5Gb/s. In addition, the Minimus is backward compatible with USB 2.0.
The Minimus hard drive is encased in sturdy brushed aluminum for an elegant aesthetic appeal. The aluminum offers resilience from blunders, improved heat dissipation, and is fully recyclable.
The Minimus comes with LaCie's Software Suite to ensure seamless setup and backup support for Mac or PC. Additionally, each product comes with 10GB of Wuala online storage so you can securely store and share files online.
Price and Availability
The LaCie Minimus is available in a 1TB capacity at $129.99.
|Interface||USB 3.0 (USB 2.0-compatible)|
|Interface Transfer Rate||USB 3.0: up to 5Gb/s (600MB/s)
USB 2.0: up to 480Mb/s (60MB/s)
|Software||LaCie Setup Assistant; LaCie Backup Assistant (PC and Mac), 10GB Wuala Secure Online Storage (1 year included)|
|Size||110.7 x 29.4 x 172.8 mm / 4.4 x 1.2 x 6.8 in.|
|Weight||850 g / 1.87 lbs.|
|System Requirements||Computer with a USB 3.0 or USB 2.0 port
High-speed internet for online storage
Latest version of Windows® XP, Windows Vista®, Windows 7 / Mac OS X 10.5, 10.6
Minimum free disk space: 600 MB recommended
|Box Content||LaCie Minimus
USB 3.0 cable (USB 2.0 compatible)
External power supply
Quick Install Guide
|Warranty||2-Year Limited Warranty|