LaCie Rugged SSD  User Manual
LaCie Rugged SSD  User Manual

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LaCie Rugged SSD is the perfect NVMe-boosted solution for filmmakers and DITs. Get speeds of up to 950MB/s1, extreme IP67-rated water resistance, three-meter drop resistance, and password protection in a palm-sized USB-C drive.

For common questions and answers about your device, see Frequently Asked Questions or visit LaCie customer support.

Box content

  • LaCie Rugged SSD
  • USB 3.1 Gen 2 (USB-C) cable
  • USB 3.1 Gen 1 (USB-C)–to–USB Type A cable (compatible with Type A USB 3.0 ports)
  Important—Save your packaging. If you experience problems with your device and want to exchange it, the device must be returned in its original packaging.

Minimum system requirements


You can connect your LaCie device to a computer with a USB-C or USB Type A (USB 3.0) port.

Operating system

  • Windows® 7 or higher
  • macOS® 10.12 or higher

Minimum free disk space

  • 600MB recommended 

Ingress Protection rating

The Ingress Protection (IP) rating is a standard for defining the types of protection supported by equipment and devices. The two-digit code for IP lets users know the conditions that the device can withstand. The two digits are independent, with each number representing a different level of protection.

LaCie Rugged SSD is rated IP67.

6: Dust tightNo ingress of dust. Complete protection against contact (dust tight).
7: Immersion up to 1m— Ingress of water in harmful quantity shall not be possible when the enclosure is immersed in water under defined conditions of pressure and time (up to 1 m of submersion).

Rugged SSD has also been tested for the following:

  • Drop resistance—Dropped from heights up to 3 meters (in non-operating mode).


1 Data rates may vary depending on operating environment, interface, and capacity.