Pros

  • Solid industrial design
  • Hassle-free setup

Cons

  • Software is basic, with few frills

At A Glance

This NAS is best for straight-up file-sharing over a network; it lacks the broader features of other drives.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.lacie.com

The Specs

Storage
Drive size 1000.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 7200.0 RPM
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • Gigabit ethernet
  • USB 2.0
USB 2.0 Yes
Included Software
Included Software
  • LaCie IP Configurator (for mapping drives on the network)
  • LaCie ‘1-Click’ Backup Software
General
Buffer Size 16.0 MB
Hardware
Installation Kit Hardware
  • Ethernet cable
  • LaCie Utilities CD-ROM with User Manual
  • external power supply
  • USB 2.0 cable
  • Quick Install Guide
  • drive stfor upright use
  • LaCie Ethernet Big Disk

Performance

PC World Test Center
Interface tested Gigabit ethernet
Performance
Primary Volume - Virus Scan 310.56
External Read - Files and Folders 334.33
External Read - Large File 243.16
Primary Volume - Windows File Search 356.19
External Write - Files and Folders 384.46
External Write - Large File 340.08
Test Version 2.0