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The general trademark of a manufacturer by which the consumer knows its products. A manufacturer can have multiple brand names. Some manufacturers license their brand names to other producers.
Product name:
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50GB USB 2.0
Article code :
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Category :
Stand-alone magnetic disk, optical disc or solid state drive that plugs into the computer typically via USB, although eSATA and FireWire are also used. Used for storing and retrieving digital information.
External hard drives
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Included since: 09 Aug 2005
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Info modified on: 07 Oct 2015 14:19:00
The date of the most recent change of the data-sheet in Icecat's system
Product views: 9434
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Guarantee: 2 Years
Long product name LaCie 50GB USB 2.0:
The short editorial description of LaCie 50GB USB 2.0
50GB, 4200RPM, 2MB, USB 2.0

Marketing text LaCie 50GB USB 2.0

The official marketing text of LaCie 50GB USB 2.0 as supplied by the manufacturer
- Hi-Speed USB 2.0 interface
- Powered by USB bus - no adapter needed
- Driver-free - no software to configure
- Plug and play – preformatted for immediate use

Made with a durable exterior to withstand life on the go, this portable drive lets you safely travel with your data, including MP3s, audio tracks and photos. With no driver or software installation required for Windows 2000, Windows XP and Mac users, this portable drive offers true plug-and-play convenience, and can be easily shared with Windows and Macintosh platforms.
Short summary description LaCie 50GB USB 2.0:
This short summary of the LaCie 50GB USB 2.0 data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
LaCie 50GB USB 2.0, Wired, USB 2.0, HDD, Silver, LaCie Utilities, Intel Pentium II 350MHz/iMac, Power Mac G3 and greater
Long summary description LaCie 50GB USB 2.0:
This is an auto-generated long summary of LaCie 50GB USB 2.0 based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
LaCie 50GB USB 2.0. Hard drive capacity: 50 GB, Hard disk rotational speed: 4200 RPM, Host interface: USB 2.0. Wireless technologies: Wired, USB version: 2.0, USB data transfer rates: 480 Mbit/s. Color of product: Silver. Width: 2.99" (7.6 cm), Depth: 5.08" (12.9 cm), Height: 0.669" (1.7 cm). Bundled software: LaCie Utilities
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Disk Drive
Hard drive capacity*
The maximum storage capacity of the hard disk, usually measured in bytes e.g. GB.
50 GB
Hard disk rotational speed*
The rotational speed of a hard disk expressed in rotations per minute. The faster the better.
4200 RPM
Host interface*
The way that a hard disk drive (HDD) is connected to the rest of the computer through a 'bus' such as ATA or SCSI.
USB 2.0
Device type*
Type or category of the device.
Drive device, buffer size
A reserved segment of memory within a drive device that is used to hold the data being processed.
2 MB
Hard disk average seek time
12 ms
Wireless technologies*
Plug and Play
Indicates whether this product supports is "plug and play". Plug and play is hardware or software that, after being installed ("plugged in"), can immediately be used ("played with"), as opposed to hardware or software which requires configuration.
USB version
Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard developed in the mid-1990s that defines the interface used for connection, communication and power supply between computers and electronic devices. Every new version - for example 1.1, 2.0, 3.0 - is much faster than the previous one.
USB data transfer rates
480 Mbit/s
Windows operating systems supported
Windows vesions wich can be used with the device.
Mac operating systems supported
Mac operating systems e.g. OS X can be used with the device.
Linux operating systems supported
8 RT. Linux (9.4, 9.5), Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.0 (supported with a pre-built package); SUSE Linux (10.3, 11.0, 11, 11.1, 11.2), Fedora (9, 9.0, 10, 10.0, 11.0, 11, 12, 12.0), Ubuntu (8.04, 8.04.1, 8.04.2, 8.10, 9.04, 9.10, 10.04), Debian (5.0, 5.0.1, 5.0.2, 5.0.3)
Energy Management
USB powered*
The device can be powered via a USB connection.
Fingerprint reader
A scanner used to identify a person's fingerprint for security purposes. After a sample is taken, access to a computer or other system is granted if the fingerprint matches the stored sample. A PIN may also be used with the fingerprint sample.
Color of product *
The colour e.g. red, blue, green, black, white.
Weight & Dimensions
The measurement or extent of something from side to side.
2.99" (76 mm)
The distance from the front to the back of something.
5.08" (129 mm)
The measurement of the product from head to foot or from base to top.
0.669" (17 mm)
Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
7.05 oz (200 g)
Packaging Data
Bundled software
Software distributed with another product such as a piece of computer hardware or other electronic device, or a group of software packages which are sold together. A software suite is an example of bundled software, as is software which is pre-installed on a new computer.
LaCie Utilities
Other features
Minimum processor
The lowest speed that the computer processor can run at, or the minimum amount of processing capacity that can be used, for the computer and particular program(s) to function.
Intel Pentium II 350MHz/iMac, Power Mac G3 and greater
Minimum RAM
The lowest RAM (memory) required to run a computer program or operating system.
32 MB
Power requirements
Mac compatibility
Product can be used with Apple Mac software and/or hardware.
The product is built in.
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Windows 98 SE, Windows 2000, Windows Me or Windows XP; Mac OS 9.x or Mac OS X and greater
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the product (Width x Depth x Height).
2.99 x 5.08 x 0.669" (76 x 129 x 17 mm)
I/O ports
An interface on a device to which you can connect another device.
Article code
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