LaCie Porsche Design Mobile Drive

The Ultimate Blend of Design and Performance

The LaCie Porsche Design Mobile Drive is more than just a place to store your files it's a collaboration between one of the most renowned design firms in the world and LaCie. With the LaCie Mobile Drive, we've combined speed, design, and technology to result in a different breed of storage device.

Porsche Design Form, LaCie Function

LaCie first partnered with Porsche Design in 2003 to produce one of the most iconic and enduringly popular external hard drives on the market. Since then the two companies have worked closely to create products that blend flawless functionality and pure design. The luxury brand and the leading technology company complement each other, with technical influence from LaCie, together with an exclusive and timeless shape presented by Porsche Design.

Accelerate Your Backup with USB 3.0

With the LaCie Mobile Drive's USB 3.0 interface, you'll be able to transfer files faster than ever before – a 700MB video file in just under 7 seconds**! You can back up your photos, exchange audio and video files with your friends, or make sure that your important files are kept safe.

With the speed of USB 3.0, the possibilities are endless. And with capacities of up to 2TB, you've got the storage capacity to hold all of your files.

Safe, Strong, and Aluminum

Safe, Strong, and Aluminum Porsche Design is known worldwide for their sophisticated, timeless creations, and the LaCie Mobile Drive is no exception. With 3 mm of strong aluminum casing surrounding the drive inside, you can be sure that your data is solidly protected. LaCie and Porsche Design worked together to combine form and function, resulting in a mobile drive that looks great (and works great), no matter where you take it.

User-friendly Software Suite Included

Automatic Backup

Easy setup and automatic worry-free backup for both PC and Mac® computers.

Password Protection

LaCie Private-Public software▲ ensures your files remain completely confidential.

40% Energy Savings

Automatic Eco mode lowers the power consumption by up to 40%▲▲ when not in use, increasing the battery life of your notebook or laptop.

** Actual data rates may vary depending on operating environment and other factors.
*** Based on a 700MB video file.
▲ Encryption software is only available via download and is not available in Russia.
▲▲ Up to 40% energy savings with automatic standby (1 W vs. 1.7 W). May vary depending on capacity and from one drive to another.
When referring to drive capacity, one gigabyte, or GB, equals one billion bytes and one terabyte, or TB, equals one thousand billion bytes. Your computer’s operating system may use a different standard of measurement and report a lower capacity. In addition, some of the listed capacity is used for formatting and other functions and will not be available for data storage.

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  • LaCie Porsche Design Mobile Drive 500GB
    LAC301998
  • Data Sheet
  • LaCie Porsche Design Mobile Drive 1TB
    LAC302000
  • Data Sheet
  • LaCie Porsche Design Mobile Drive 2TB
    LAC9000459
  • Data Sheet
500GB 1TB 2TB
USB 3.0 (USB 2.0 compatible*)
USB 3.0 : 5 Gb/s
USB 2.0 : 480 Mb/s
  • LaCie Backup Assistant (easy way to set up automatic computer backups)
  • LaCie Private-Public (protect data with AES 256-bit encryption**)
  • Eco Mode (reduce energy usage by 40%*** when product is not in use)
500GB model: 77 x 130 x 15 mm 3 x 5.1 x 0.6 in.
1 & 2TB models: 77 x 130 x 18 mm 3 x 5.1 x 0.7 in.
500GB model: 240g / 8.5 oz
1 & 2TB models: 260g / 9.2 oz
Computer with a USB 3.0 or USB 2.0 port*
Latest version of Windows® 7, Windows 8 / Mac OS® X 10.5 or later (LaCie Private-Public software requires Mac Intel® processor)
Minimum free disk space: 600MB recommended
LaCie Porsche Design Mobile Drive
USB 3.0 cable (USB 2.0 compatible*)
Quick Install Guide
* To achieve full interface bandwidth, connect the product to a USB 3.0 port on a computer or device.
** Encryption software is only available via download and is not available in Russia.
*** With automatic standby (1 W vs. 1.7 W). May vary depending on capacity and from one drive to another.

When referring to drive capacity, one gigabyte, or GB, equals one billion bytes and one terabyte, or TB, equals one thousand billion bytes. Your computer’s operating system may use a different standard of measurement and report a lower capacity. In addition, some of the listed capacity is used for formatting and other functions and will not be available for data storage.