The prices and shipping options are an estimate based on the purchase of a single item with nothing else in your basket. The prices and options below do not include shipping regulations and duties which will be checked in the checkout process.
At CVP we always strive to get your order to you as quickly as possible, but in the interest of clarity please note that next day is defined as the next working day (ie: excluding weekends, UK bank holidays and public holidays).
Orders placed and security cleared* before 14:00GMT where all items are in stock will normally** be dispatched on the same business day for ultimate delivery according to the shipping method selected.
Where an item is not physically in stock, the actual delivery time will be extended by the lead time for the product in question. Shipping to the Channel Islands, Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland and some remote UK postcodes are not next day but 2 working days.
All transactions are subject to CVP security checks which are for our mutual protection against identity theft and fraud. In the event that additional checks are required you will be informed and dispatch time will be extended by the time taken to resolve any queries raised. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
*Due to unforseen circumstances, on some occasions same day dispatch may not be possible. In this event we will always do our utmost to keep you fully informed of any delay imposed.
The Professional Choice for Performance and Reliability
With the new USB 3.0 5Gb/s interface and up to 5TB, the LaCie d2 Quadra Hard Disk is the ideal tool for creative professionals who need both fast speeds and large storage capacity. It features 7200 rpm drives with a minimum of 32MB 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 130MB/s in USB 3.0.
The Professional Choice for Cross-Platform Applications
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 3Gb/s, USB 2.0 and FireWire 400. It’s even USB 3.0-compatible on Mac® computers, thanks to LaCie’s USB 3.0 driver for Mac OS. With all of its interfaces, the d2 Quadra has universal connectivity, so it is easy to back up and restore any workstation, no matter the configuration and 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 5TB capacity, it can even be used as a simple and convenient storage expansion for a server.
The Professional Choice for Functional and User-Centric Features
With the preloaded LaCie Desktop Manager▼, 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-color 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 Professional Choice for Design
The d2 Quadra’s unique and unobtrusive design is respected in the creative content industry for good reason. The unique, fanless aluminum 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.
User-friendly Software Suite Included
Automatic BackupEasy setup and automatic worry-free backup for both PC and Mac computers.
With LaCie Private-Public software built-in, it's easy to make sure that your files are secure and protected, no matter where you go.
77% Energy Savings
Automatic Eco mode lowers the power consumption by up to 77% when not in use.
|Interface||2x FireWire 800 (9-pin) port|
|1x USB 3.0 port (USB 2.0 compatible)|
|1x eSATA 3Gb/s port|
|Rotational Speed (rpm)||7200rpm|
|Cache||32MB or greater|
|Interface Transfer Rate (max. bus speed)||FireWire 800: up to 800Mb/s|
|USB 3.0: up to 5Gb/s|
|eSATA 3Gb/s: up to 3Gb/s|
|USB 2.0: up to 480Mb/s|
|Burst Transfer Rate (max. drive speed)||FireWire 800: up to 85MB/s|
|USB 3.0: up to 130MB/s|
|eSATA 3Gb/s: up to 115MB/s|
|USB 2.0: up to 35MB/s|
|Size||60 x 168 x 183 mm / 2.3 x 6.6 x 7.2 in.|
|Weight||1.7 kg / 3.7 lbs.|
|LaCie Shortcut Button||Launch any application with one push (backup, music, slideshows)|
|System Requirements||Computer with a USB 3.0, USB 2.0, eSATA, FireWire 800, or FireWire 400 port|
|Latest version of Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 / Mac OS X 10.5 (Intel Only),|
|10.6, 10.7, 10.8|
|Minimum free disk space: 600MB recommended|