USB 3.0 - Provides fast speeds on any computerDual Thunderbolt 2 ports - Daisy chain up to six devices to a single Thunderbolt port on a computer
The LaCie d2 is a compact desktop data storage solution which is now Thunderbolt 2 compatible. It has both USB 3.0 and dual Thunderbolt ports and transfer speeds of up to 220MB/s are possible as shipped. In addition to this it is upgradeable with an optional SSD upgrade (available separately) to enable transfer speeds of up to 1150MB/s plus an extra 128GB of storage, making it ideal for both video and audio editing without lag.
Its aluminium unibody is made for robustness and reduced noise and vibration, and the included drive is a professional Seagate 7200RPM Hard Disk Drive.
Backward compatibility - Connect to Thunderbolt and USB 2.0 devices (speed limited by capability of the older equipment connected)
Seagate 7200 RPM hard disk - Professional hard disk enables speeds of up to 220 MB/s
Capacity of up to 6 TB (3TB, 4TB and 6TB options) - Massive capacity lets you store large files
All-aluminum unibody enclosure - Enclosure and base are forged from a single sheet of aluminum, providing uncommon rigidity forlong-term durability
Power-saving mode - Automatically reduce power consumption when host operating system goes to sleep
Effective, fan-free cooling - Quiet operation and long-term component lifespan
Integrated cable management - Prevent accidentally disconnected interface or power cables
Anti-vibration features - A cushioning base and vibration-absorbing hard disk mounts reduce vibration
Compatible with d2 SSD Upgrade (sold separately) - Boost speeds up to 1150 MB/s and add 128 GB of SSD storage, bringing an incredible combination of performance and capacity in a single-disk enclosure. Note: LaCie d2 SSD Upgrade is only compatiblewith LaCie d2 Thunderbolt 2
Time Machine™ compatible, bundledbackup software - Single-vendor solution for professional-grade backup schemes, right out of the box
LaCie Private-Public - Prevent unauthorized access by password-protecting volumes with AES 256-bit encryption
• Digital Library Storage: Huge capacity and high speeds make this product a perfect solution forstoring and browsing a massive RAW Adobe® Lightroom® library.
• Audio Mixing: Make the LaCie d2 Thunderbolt 2 the ultimate solution for audio projects by installingthe d2 SSD Upgrade. SSD speed lets pros mix hundreds of audio tracks simultaneously, and largehard disk capacity lets them store final projects.
• Video Editing: The LaCie d2 with the d2 SSD Upgrade installed provides enough bandwidth to editGoPro® footage with zero lag, and the hard disk capacity lets them archive footage and final projects.
• Fast Project Copying: Move files incredibly quickly fromthe LaCie d2’s SSD to a LaCie Rugged ThunderboltSSD, reducing the time needed to deliverprojects to clients. Then, free up theLaCie d2’s SSD space by movingthe completed project to theLaCie d2’s hard drive as abackground task.
|Interface Transfer Rates (max theoretical bus speed)|| Thunderbolt 2: 20 Gb/s|
| USB 3.0: 5 Gb/s|
|Performance Benchmark (reads)|| 3 TB: Up to 180 MB/s|
|4 TB: Up to 180 MB/s|
|6 TB: Up to 220 MB/s|
|128 GB d2 SSD Upgrade: Up to 1150 MB/s|
|Internal Storage Media|| 1 x 7200 RPM/64 MB cache (or greater) hard disk|
| 1 x PCIe Gen 2 SSD (with d2 SSD Upgrade)|
|Daisy Chain|| Connect up to six Thunderbolt-compatible devices including Thunderbolt 2 and LaCie Thunderbolt Series products to a single Thunderbolt port on a computer|
|Cooling|| Fan-free design with all-aluminum unibody enclosure for low vibration and near-silent operation|
|Dimensions (WxDxH)|| 60 x 217 x 130 mm (2.4 x 8.5 x 5.1")|
|Weight|| 3 TB: 1.3 kg (2.9 lbs)|
|4 TB: 1.4 kg (3.1 lbs)|
|6 TB: 1.5 kg (3.2 lbs)|