LaCie 3TB Porsche Design Desktop Hard Drive - USB 3.0

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  • Overview

    Accelerate your backup with USB 3.0

    The LaCie P'9233 desktop hard drive's USB 3.0 interface lets you transfer files faster than ever before. With speeds up to 5 Gbit/s you can move a 700MB file in just under seven seconds. Quickly back up your photos, exchange audio and video files with friends, or make sure that your important files are kept safe.

    Designed for your Mac

    Created especially for Mac computers, the P'9233 features a stylish, sophisticated aluminum finish that matches your new MacBook. It's also Time Machine compatible for seamless backups using built-in Mac software.

    Porsche Design form, LaCie function

    With the P'9233, Porsche Design and LaCie have produced an exclusive and timeless shape that's built to last. There's 5mm of solid aluminum casing surrounding the disk inside—for truly solid data protection. Use it anywhere with confidence that you're getting peak performance.

    Highlights

    Designed for Mac

    Time Machine compatible

    USB 3.0 connectivity for significantly faster file transfers or backups

    LaCie Private/Public protects against loss, theft or unauthorized access

    Simple, user-friendly data backup with Backup Assistant

    Easy cross-platform formatting utility

    Did You Notice?

    Solid aluminum casing surrounds the disk to keep your data safe.

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    What’s in the Box

    LaCie Porsche Design P'9233 desktop drive

    USB 3.0 cable (compatible with USB 2.0)

    Quick Install Guide

    Complete software suite: LaCie Private-Public, Backup Assistant, Eco Mode

    Tech Specs

    Other Features: Data Encryption, Sleep Mode, Time Machine compatible

    Connections: USB, USB 2, USB 3

    Power Source: External power supply

    Height: 1.5 in./3.8 cm

    Length: 7.5 in./19 cm

    Width: 4.7 in./12 cm

    Weight: 2.2 lb./1 kg

    System Requirements

    Operating System: OS X 10.5 or later, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP

    Connection: USB 3.0 or USB 2.0 port, USB 3.0 or USB 2.0 port

    Manufacturer Information

    Part Number

    Mfr. Part Number: 9000302

    UPC or EAN No.: 763649080979

    Warranty

    Note: Products sold through this website that do not bear the Apple Brand name are serviced and supported exclusively by their manufacturers in accordance with terms and conditions packaged with the products. Apple's Limited Warranty does not apply to products that are not Apple-branded, even if packaged or sold with Apple products. Please contact the manufacturer directly for technical support and customer service.

    Warranty: Two-year limited

    Manufacturer Note

    USB 3.0 speeds are only available on devices that support USB 3.0 interfaces

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    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      terrible

      It won't unmount. Says some other program is using the drive, but it's just being a pain. I've tried several ways to get it to eject, but it stubbornly won't co It won't unmount. Says some other program is using the drive, but it's just being a pain. I've tried several ways to get it to eject, but it stubbornly won't comply. Other reviews and lists elsewhere indicate others having the same problem. I want to leave the office and go home with my laptop, but can't with this stupid useless brick attached! I'm returning it and getting something more reliable.

      • Written by John Haxby A from Dunedin

      17 of 17 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?terrible

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Drive Failed

      Had to reformat when errors notified - lost all data - worked for a while then same again. Now drive not recognised. A (very expensive) waste of money.

      • Written by W K H from Longniddry

      16 of 16 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Drive Failed

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Garbage

      This is the second Lacie HD I have purchased. This time the drive failed after a week. Something to do with the power supply. I WILL NEVER BUY ANOTHER LACIE DRI This is the second Lacie HD I have purchased. This time the drive failed after a week. Something to do with the power supply. I WILL NEVER BUY ANOTHER LACIE DRIVE. Buyer beware.

      • Written by Joshua R from Loomis

      16 of 19 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Garbage

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Lacie Drives

      Stupid way to store data, do not purchase. I have 4 of them that are crapped out that will cost me $1,500 or so a piece to get data off of. That makes me extra Stupid way to store data, do not purchase. I have 4 of them that are crapped out that will cost me $1,500 or so a piece to get data off of. That makes me extra stupid. Learn from my ignorance. Put these chumps out of business

      • Written by rom R from Houston

      1 of 4 people found this useful

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    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Garbage

      This is the second Lacie HD I have purchased. This time the drive failed after a week. Something to do with the power supply. I WILL NEVER BUY ANOTHER LACIE DRI This is the second Lacie HD I have purchased. This time the drive failed after a week. Something to do with the power supply. I WILL NEVER BUY ANOTHER LACIE DRIVE. Buyer beware.

      • Written by Joshua R from Loomis

      16 of 19 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Garbage

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      terrible

      It won't unmount. Says some other program is using the drive, but it's just being a pain. I've tried several ways to get it to eject, but it stubbornly won't co It won't unmount. Says some other program is using the drive, but it's just being a pain. I've tried several ways to get it to eject, but it stubbornly won't comply. Other reviews and lists elsewhere indicate others having the same problem. I want to leave the office and go home with my laptop, but can't with this stupid useless brick attached! I'm returning it and getting something more reliable.

      • Written by John Haxby A from Dunedin

      17 of 17 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?terrible

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