Icecat the open catalog

Add to compare
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:
Product name is a brand's identification of a product, often a model name, but not totally unique as it can include some product variants. Product name is a key part of the Icecat product title on a product data-sheet.
Big Disk 640GB
Article code :
The brand's unique identifier for a product. Multiple product codes can be mapped to one mother product code if the specifications are identical. We map away wrong codes or sometimes logistic variants.
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
Data-sheet quality: created/standardized by Icecat
The quality of the data-sheets can be on several levels:
only logistic data imported: we have only basic data imported from a supplier, a data-sheet is not yet created by an editor.
created by LaCie: a data-sheet is imported from an official source from a manufacturer. But the data-sheet is not yet standardized by an Icecat editor.
created/standardized by Icecat: the data-sheet is created or standardized by an Icecat editor.
Included since: 07 Oct 2006
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Info modified on: 06 Jul 2012 09:33:10
The date of the most recent change of the data-sheet in Icecat's system
Product views: 6428
This statistic is based on the 62293 using ecommerce sites (eshops, distributors, comparison sites, ecommerce ASPs, purchase systems, etc) daily downloading this Icecat data-sheet since 07-10-06 Only sponsoring brands are included in the free Open Icecat content distribution as used by 60342 free Open Icecat users.
Long product name LaCie Big Disk 640GB:
The short editorial description of LaCie Big Disk 640GB
Big Disk Extreme with Triple Interface - Harddisk - 640 GB - FireWire / FireWire 800 / Hi-Speed USB - 4-pin USB, 6-PIN FireWire, 9-pin FireWire - 7200 rpm - buffer: 16 MB

Marketing text LaCie Big Disk 640GB

The official marketing text of LaCie Big Disk 640GB as supplied by the manufacturer
The LaCie Big Disk Extreme with Triple Interface delivers seriously impressive capacity while reaching never-before-seen transfer rates that are up to 50 percent faster than 1st regular generation FireWire 800 drives. With FireWire 800, FireWire 400, and Hi-Speed USB 2.0 interfaces, this plug & play hard drive can help you share data among the widest range of user platforms. Achieve a transparent, built-in RAID 0 array without complicated configuration with its compact 5.25” 1U design. Use it to store presentations, archive image banks or pre-press files, or exchange audio/video projects. The combination of Extreme speed and huge capacity make it ideal for audio/video professionals working on large-scale editing projects or wanting to chain FireWire or iLink DV cameras.
Short summary description LaCie Big Disk 640GB:
This short summary of the LaCie Big Disk 640GB data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
LaCie Big Disk 640GB
Long summary description LaCie Big Disk 640GB:
This is an auto-generated long summary of LaCie Big Disk 640GB based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
LaCie Big Disk 640GB. Hard drive capacity: 640 GB, Hard disk rotational speed: 7200 RPM, Drive device, buffer size: 16 MB
This is a demo of a seamless insert of an Icecat LIVE product data-sheet in your website. Imagine that this responsive data-sheet is included in the product page of your webshop. How to integrate Icecat LIVE JavaScript.
Disk Drive
Hard drive capacity*
The maximum storage capacity of the hard disk, usually measured in bytes e.g. GB.
640 GB
Hard disk rotational speed*
The rotational speed of a hard disk expressed in rotations per minute. The faster the better.
7200 RPM
Drive device, buffer size
A reserved segment of memory within a drive device that is used to hold the data being processed.
16 MB
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.
Other features
USB 2.0 ports quantity
USB 2.0 ports have a data transmission speed of 480 Mbps, and are backwards compatible with USB 1.1 ports. You can connect all kinds of peripheral devices to them.
FireWire 400
FireWire-interface with a data transmission speed of 400 Mbit/s (50MB/s). FireWire is a serial computer bus technology designed as replacement of SCSI and is based on the IEEE 1394 and 1394b standards.
FireWire 800
The product is built in.