LaCie announced the LaCie Rikiki USB 3.0 500GB portable hard drive for your desktop or pocket. Proving size does matter, LaCie delivers fast transfer speeds at 5Gb/s in an ultra-small form factor — perfect for users that refuse to sacrifice performance for mobility. In addition the Rikiki is backward compatibility with USB 2.0, and will work on any PC or Mac.
Complementing its remarkably small size, the Rikiki mobile 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.
Designed to be simple from the inside out, the Rikiki come 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 Rikiki USB 3.0 is available in a 500GB capacity at $99.99.
|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||75 x 118.5 x 13.4 mm / 2.9 x 4.6 x 0.52 in.|
|Weight||176 g / 6.2 oz.|
|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 Rikiki USB 3.0
USB 3.0 cable (USB 2.0 compatible)
Quick Install Guide
|Warranty||2-Year Limited Warranty|