The LaCie Portable SSD is a compact external solid-state drive that is expected to achieve high data speeds in use. In addition, a number of useful programs are included.
The solid-state drive is designed to be ideal for creative professionals through reading speeds of 540 MB/s and writing speeds of a maximum of 500 MB/s. This is intended to transmit 4K 30 FPS video material in less than one minute and to store 4K material (2 TB) for up to 65 hours. The data speeds are achieved by the USB 3.1 Gen 2 technology and a USB-C port.
In addition, the external hard drive should be particularly robust and, according to the manufacturer, withstands falls from a height of up to two meters. In addition to the LaCie Toolkit Software Suite, three years of the Seagate Rescue Recovery data recovery plan and one month of Adobe Creative Cloud are also included for free. In addition, LaCie offers a manufacturer’s warranty of three years on the product.
Price and availability
The LaCie Portable SSD is expected to be commercially available this month in the three variants 2 TB, 1 TB and 500 GB for a non-binding price recommendations of 600 dollars, 300 dollars and 140 dollars.