With the new USB 3.0 5 Gb/s interface and up to 5 TB, the LaCie d2 Quadra Hard Disk is the ideal tool for creative professionals who need both fast speeds and large storage capacity. It features 7,200 RPM drives with a minimum of 32 MB cache for the best performance and seek times, so it can handle the most resource-intensive applications. Best of all, it can achieve speeds up to 130 MB/s Actual data rates may vary depending on operating environment and other factorsin USB 3.0.
The d2 Quadra has got the latest connectivity with USB 3.0 and two FireWire 800 interfaces for daisy chaining, but it is still fully compatible with eSATA 3 Gb/s, USB 2.0To achieve full interface bandwidth, connect the product to a USB 3.0 port on a computer or device., and FireWire 400Requires an adaptor cable (sold separately). File speeds limited to FireWire 400 speeds. With all of its interfaces, the d2 Quadra has universal connectivity, so it’s easy to back up and restore any workstation, no matter the configuration or interfaces. And thanks to the USB 3.0 performance, you can make faster, more frequent backups of your data, keeping it safe and secure. Since the d2 Quadra tops out at a 5 TB capacity, it can even be used as a simple and convenient storage expansion for a server.
With the preloaded LaCie Desktop Manager This feature not available in eSATA, you can easily configure the shortcut button to launch the application of your choice in one push and configure your drive’s eco mode. And, with its two-colour front LED indicator, it is easy to check the drive status. It also includes Genie® Backup Assistant software and Intego® Backup Assistant software with data restore for Windows® and Mac®. Both products provide an ideal solution for a simple and user-friendly backup and file retrieval.
The d2 Quadra’s unique and unobtrusive design is respected in the creative content industry for good reason. The unique, fanless aluminium heat sink design provides an increased surface area, keeping it quiet, safe, and free from dust inside. It can also stand upright, be stacked horizontally with other drives, or even be rackmounted to save desktop space. It’s a superb solution for heavy storage users who want off-site backups and archives of any work environment. For superior energy efficiency, it also has a programmable eco mode, which automatically conserves energy if the drive is inactive for a certain period of time. On top of that, it’s recyclable and ROHS-compliant.
Easy setup and automatic worry-free backup for both PC and Mac computers.
77% Energy Savings
Automatic Eco mode lowers the power consumption by up to 77% Up to 77% energy savings with automatic standby (11.3 W vs. 2.6 W). May vary from one drive to another. When referring to drive capacity, one gigabyte, or GB, equals one billion bytes and one terabyte, or TB, equals one trillion bytes. Your computer’s operating system may use a different standard of measurement and report a lower capacity. In addition, some of the listed capacity is used for formatting and other functions, and thus will not be available for data storage. When not in use.
|Interface||2 x FireWire 800 (9-pin) (FireWire 400 compatibleRequires an adapter cable (sold separately). File speeds limited to FireWire 400 speeds.)|
1 x USB 3.0 (USB 2.0 compatible To achieve full interface bandwidth, connect the product to a USB 3.0 port on a computer or device)
1 x eSATA 3 Gb/s
|Internal Storage Media||1 x 7200 RPM/32MB cache (or greater) hard disk|
|Interface Transfer Rate||USB 3.0: 5 Gb/s|
eSATA: 3 Gb/s
FireWire 800: 800 Mb/s
USB 2.0: 480 Mb/s
|Performance Benchmark||USB 3.0: up to 130 MB/sThese transfer rates were achieved using AJA System Test when connected to a Mac computer via the USB 3.0 interface. Actual data rates may vary depending on operating environment and other factors, such as chosen interface and disk capacity.|
eSATA 3 Gb/s: up to 115 MB/s
FireWire 800: up to 85 MB/s
USB 2.0: up to 35 MB/s
|Silent Cooling||Aluminum enclosure with heat sink design for 60% better cooling|
|Additional Feature||Launch any application (backup, music, slideshow, etc.) by pushing the front buttonThis feature not available in eSATA. When referring to drive capacity, one gigabyte, or GB, equals one billion bytes and one terabyte, or TB, equals one thousand billion bytes. Your computer’s operating system may use a different standard of measurement and report a lower capacity. In addition, some of the listed capacity is used for formatting and other functions and will not be available for data storage.|
|Power Supply||100-240 V; 36 W|
|Dimensions (W x D x H)||60 x 168 x 183 mm / 2.3 x 6.6 x 7.2 in.|
|Weight||1.7 kg / 3.7 lbs.|
|Product payment method||Pre payment|
|stock status||In Stock|