LaCie Big Disk 500GB - Ext, 7200 rpm, FireWire 800, FireWire 400 and Hi-Speed USB 2.0,
ONE HALF TERABYTE OF STORAGE
Delivering storage capacity that makes this device one
of the largest hard drives on the market, the LaCie Big
Disk is a unique innovation that offers an impressive 500GB
of storage space in a 5.25-inch format. With this spacious
capacity, the 500GB LaCie Big Disk lets users store two days
of digital video from DV camcorders, or the equivalent
of 100 personal DVD-Video discs (MPEG-2).
TRIPLE INTERFACE SPEEDS
Equipped with a unique triple interface solution, the LaCie Big
Disk delivers transfer rates of up to 800Mbits/sec and can be
connected to any computer equipped with FireWire 800,
FireWire 400, iLink/DV, Hi-Speed USB 2.0 or USB 1.1.
Hot-pluggable with immediate device recognition, this drive’s
FireWire capabilities offer unbeatable ease of use with no software
installation required for Windows XP and Mac OS X users. The
LaCie Big Disk can also be daisy chained to most storage,
audio and video devices to achieve even greater storage capacity.
ALUMINUM ALLOY DESIGN
The LaCie Big Disk features a stylish, metallic design crafted
from a sturdy aluminum alloy that dissipates heat, allowing
for operation without a noisy fan. A drive stand provides
stability and allows for upright desktop use to save valuable
desk space, while an optional rack-mounting kit enables
versatile configuration in standard 19-inch racks. This drive’s
convenient, automatic on/off feature conserves energy and
prolongs the life of the drive. Stackable to allow for a uniform
look, the LaCie Big Disk in the d2 design is also compatible
with Kensington-type locks for added security, at home or away.
ARCHIVE DIGITAL AUDIO/VIDEO
The LaCie Big Disk is ideal for space-hungry applications such
as archiving image banks and 3D images, storing large desktop
publishing files, and editing digital audio and uncompressed
digital video. This drive can be easily shared and its data quickly
exchanged among computers and workstations. With such a
large capacity, the LaCie Big Disk is also ideal for large-scale
backup among multiple users without clogging the network.
LaCie BIGDISK 500 GB/USB2.0 & FIREWIRE800 & 400/7200RPM/8MB D2 DESIGN. Hard drive capacity: 500 GB, Hard drive speed: 7200 RPM, Drive device, buffer size: 8 MB. Weight: 2.5 kg. Compatibility: PC & Mac, Minimum system requirements: • FireWire 800 (9-pin)-equipped computer: Mac OS 10.2.4 and greater; Windows 2000 and Windows XP • , Read seek: 10 ms