Press Release

LaCie’s Ultra Slim 8x DVD±RW Burner Now Comes with Toast 6 Titanium


December 27, 2004



LaCie today announces that Roxio’s award-winning Toast® 6 Titanium CD and DVD burning software will be bundled with its ultra portable FireWire DVD burner, the LaCie Slim DVD±RW Double Layer Design by FA Porsche. Mobile Mac users can now utilize the powerful Toast® software while on the road to create and copy data, music and photos, as well as backup their entire system to DVD.

"Our ongoing partnership with Roxio allows us to bring the best DVD burning software to mobile Mac users," says Salem Tirane, LaCie Product Manager. "Toast recording software helps people do even more with iTunes, iPhoto, iMovie and GarageBand, and space conscious travelers will appreciate the thin form factor of the LaCie Slim DVD±RW Double Layer."

With a sleek design by FA Porsche, the LaCie Slim DVD±RW Double Layer is ideal for use with today’s ultra thin Apple iBooks and PowerBooks. Burners are powered by the FireWire interface, allowing for optimal recording speeds without the need to carry an extra AC adapter while traveling. Double layer burning technology comes standard on all LaCie DVD burners, allowing people to create Hollywood-length DVDs or back up 8.5GB data*. The latest Toast® software bundled with the LaCie Slim DVD±RW Double Layer makes this burner the most versatile and durable option available to mobile Mac users.

Availability
The LaCie Slim DVD±RW Double Layer Design by FA Porsche ships in December 2004 with a retail price of $219 (SKU 300781). For more information on LaCie DVD drives, visit: http://www.lacie.com/products/range.htm?id=10037.

About LaCie
Established in the United States, Europe and Japan, LaCie is the world’s leading producer of PC and Macintosh compatible storage peripherals. Through a specialized sales dealer network, LaCie offers innovative solutions for creative professionals in multimedia applications (graphics, audio, video, web design and digital photography). What differentiates LaCie is the design of its products and original creations by designers such as Philippe Starck, Porsche Design GmbH and Neil Poulton. LaCie is listed on the Paris Nouveau Marché (code 5431). www.lacie.com

Contact Lacie
Press Inquiries: US: Melissa Logan, 503-844-4578, mlogan@lacie.com
Sales Inquiries: Direct Sales, 503-844-4502, sales@lacie.com
Reseller Sales, 503-844-4500, sales@lacie.com

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Contact LaCie

Press Inquiries: press@lacie.com
Sales Inquiries: Direct Sales, 971-246-8150, sales@lacie.com
Reseller Sales, sales@lacie.com

1TB = 1,000,000,000,000 bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending upon operating environment (typically 5–10% less).

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