Pros

  • RAID 0 and RAID 1
  • Super stylish, classy look

Cons

  • Nothing to speak of

At A Glance

Stylish and classy, this large RAID-capable drive connects via USB.

Manufacturer’s Description

Get an enormous amount of storage capacity in a hard disk that's easy for anyone to use. The simple and efficient Hard Disk MAX, Design by Neil Poulton contains two internal disks for maximizing capacity. Setup is nearly effortless; it's plug & play and offers customizable formatting with LaCie Setup Assistant. LaCie Backup Assistant software is also included for PC/Mac users. It comes with two RAID options so you can easily choose the configuration that best matches your needs: RAID 0 (BIG) for high capacity or RAID 1 (SAFE) for high security. This sleek, subtle hard disk has an all-black mirror-polished finish and a unique feature a cool, blue LED strip on its underside that creates an ambient glow. Thanks to the USB expansion port, it can even be connected to another USB device such as another external hard drive for backups.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.lacie.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 301838U
Storage
Drive size 2000.0 GB
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces USB 2.0
USB 2.0 Yes
Included Software
Included Software LaCie SetupBackup Assistant
Hardware
Installation Kit Hardware LaCie Hard Disk MAX USB 2.0 cable External power supply

Performance

Performance
Primary Volume - Virus Scan 215.09
External Read - Files and Folders 122.05
External Read - Large File 104.77
Primary Volume - Windows File Search 107.32
External Write - Files and Folders 132.46
External Write - Large File 124.32
Test Version 2.0