LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 1 TB 9000488 (external hard drive)


Like a lot of people, Tom Spiglanin (of micro-video Fame) works with highly sensitive information that requires a high degree of security. What does he use as his back up drive? This powerful tool, the LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt. If you’re like us, you’ll also like the shock proof case!


The new LaCie Rugged is the perfect solution for heavy-data users who require extreme data security and mobility. With USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt ports, it is also one of the fastest bus-powered products ever. Now featuring two-meter drop resistance and IP 54-level protection against dust and water, the new LaCie Rugged goes even further to protect precious data.

  • Shock, drops up to 5 feet, dust and water resistant for all-terrain use
  • Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 for speeds of up to 240 MB/s
  • Bus powered via Thunderbolt for mobile workflows
  • Hardware RAID 0/1 flexibility for speed or security