- Product Dimensions: 17.3 x 11.2 x 3 cm ; 848 g
- Shipping Weight: 998 g
- Item model number: 301967
- ASIN: B0042KFLJE
- Date first available at Amazon.ca: Sept. 12 2010
- Average Customer Review: 14 customer reviews
- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #84,146 in Electronics (See Top 100 in Electronics)
LaCie Minimus 2 TB USB 3.0 Desktop External Hard Drive 301967
- Ultra compact
- Ultra-fast USB 3.0 performance
- Easily transfer HD movies, photos, and sound files with USB 3.0
- Resistant Aluminum
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Amazon.ca Product Description
With the LaCie Minimus, you've got the power and performance of USB 3.0 combined with an ultra-compact size. Compared to other desktop drives, it's the smallest on the market, which makes it the perfect choice for users that enjoy their terabytes as much as their desk space. It's also easy to transfer HD movies, photos, and sound files with USB 3.0-the fastest interface on the market. Since the LaCie Minimus is backward compatible with USB 2.0, it works on any PC or Mac.
From the Manufacturer
The LaCie Minimus is the world's smallest USB 3.0 desktop drive. This ultra-compact, ultra-fast hard drive offers USB 3.0 performance and a tough aluminum casing to protect your photos, movies, music, and important documents.
With the LaCie Minimus, you've got the power and performance of USB 3.0 combined with a smaller size. Compared to other desktop drives, it's the smallest on the market, which makes it the perfect choice for users that enjoy their terabytes as much as their desk space.
Ultra-Fast USB 3.0 Performance
It's easy to transfer HD movies, photos, and sound files with USB 3.0 -- at speeds faster than you ever imagined. Since the LaCie Minimus is backward compatible with USB 2.0, it works on any PC or Mac.
Strong Aluminum Exterior
Complementing its remarkably small size, the Minimus is encased in sturdy brushed aluminum for an elegant aesthetic appeal. The aluminum offers resilience from blunders, improved heat dissipation, and is fully recyclable.
LaCie Software Suite for PC and Mac
Designed to be intuitive and user-friendly, the Minimus comes with LaCie's Software Suite to ensure seamless setup and backup support for Mac or PC. Additionally, the Minimus comes with a free 1-year subscription for 10GB of Wuala online storage, so you can securely store and share files online.
What's in the Box
LaCie Minimus desktop drive, USB 3.0 cable (USB 2.0 compatible), external power supply, Quick Install Guide.
For USB 3.0 Mac Compatibility:
- Interface: USB 3.0 (USB 2.0-compatible)
- Interface Transfer Rate: USB 3.0: up to 5Gb/s (600MB/s); USB 2.0: up to 480Mb/s (60MB/s)
- Software: LaCie Setup Assistant; LaCie Backup Assistant (PC and Mac), 10GB Wuala Secure Online Storage (1 year included)
- Size: 110.7 x 29.4 x 172.8 mm / 4.4 x 1.2 x 6.8 in
- Weight: 850 g / 1.87 lbs
Top Customer Reviews
No cooling fan, though, so it runs hots. Not fried-egg hot, but still.
If you're wondering if you should buy this drive or not, everything that I bought from Lacie was a good buy.
Most recent customer reviews
Yo buy 2tb and when you open it it's only 1.7tb. Hope this product will not die in the next monthPublished on Sept. 13 2013 by Jean-Baptiste Serveaux
I got this 2TB hard drive at $97. Amazing price for the best hard drive I have ever used! Far better than Iomega.Published on Sept. 13 2013 by LIZZ
Excellent product at a reasonable price. It is small, quiet and fast, especially if one takes advantage of its USB 3.0 capability.Published on April 3 2013 by Neil Collishaw
I have about 4 of these now and I really like em'. They're durable and reliable. Would recommend for sure!Published on Feb. 6 2013 by Josh Pick