LaCie 8TB 2big Thunderbolt 2 2-Bay USB 3.0 RAID0/1 Desktop Hard Drive
Jigsaw Code: X301AAJ
Manufacturer Code: STEY8000200
- Preformatted for: Mac
- Removable Disks
- Physical drives: 2
- Interfaces: USB 2.0, USB 3.0, Thunderbolt, Thunderbolt 2
Platform: cross platform
Availability: Pre-Order Now
The LaCie 2big Thunderbolt2 8TB is a professional dual-disk hardware RAID external hard drive built for creative professionals. With a stylish new design, Thunderbolt2 connectivity and selectable RAID modes, the 2big Thunderbolt2 is the perfect desktop hard drive for those needing flexibility, speed and style.
This 8TB model has 2x 4TB drives and you can select between RAID0 for extreme transfer speeds up to 360MB/s or RAID1 if you require fail-safe data protection with speeds of up to 180MB/s. The 2big also supports JBOD, which gives you the option to mount two separate 3TB storage volumes on your computer. What's more its hardware RAID so you can use the drive across multiple machines and there's a simple dial on the back to select the RAID mode you want.
It not only supports Thunderbolt2 with dual ports for daisy chaining up to six devices together from the same Thunderbolt port but USB 3.0 too for ultimate flexibility across Macs and PCs. With a bundled professional backup software suite and compatibility with Time Machine and Windows Backup, the LaCie 2big includes everything you need for secure backup. And with email alerts, busy professionals can monitor their storage before potential problems escalate.
In the box you'll find your LaCie 2big Thunderbolt2 bundled with a Thunderbolt cable, USB 3.0 cable, external PSU, quick start guide and a removable access panel so you can get started straight away.
- Model name
- 2big Thunderbolt2
- Total Capacity
- Physical drives
- RAID Modes
- 0,1 JBOD
- Removable Disks
- Preformatted for
- Storage Speed
- Data Transfer Rate
- RAID 0: 360MB/s READ 360MB/s WRITES RAID 1: 170MB/s READ 180MB/s WRITES
- USB 2.0, USB 3.0, Thunderbolt, Thunderbolt 2
- Power Adapter
- Computer with a Thunderbolt 2, USB 3.0, Thunderbolt**, or USB 2.0** port Thunderbolt 2: Mac OS. X 10.8.5 or later USB 3.0: Windows XP^^, Windows Vista., Windows 7, Windows 8, or Mac OS X 10.6 or later Minimum free disk space: 600MB recommended
- Form Factor
- Weight (kg)
- H 217mm W 109mm D 130mm
- Kensington Lock
What's in the Box
- What's in the Box
- LaCie 2big External power supply USB 3.0 cable (USB 2.0 compatible) Thunderbolt cable Removable access panel RAID selection tool CD with User Manual and software Quick Install Guide
- Supplied Software
- Intego. Backup Manager Pro for Mac. Genie. Backup Manager Pro for PC LaCie Private-Public (protect data with AES 256-bit encryption) LaCie Desktop Manager (provides system monitoring and email alerts for temperature or RAID events)
- 3 Year Limited Hardware Warranty
- Advance Replacement Warranty
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