Aug 15, 2013

Go Back to School With LaCie

Today, LaCie introduced a back to school storage gift guide and Facebook giveaway to prepare students for the upcoming school year. The guide highlights four mobile hard drives and two USB keys ideal for backing up or sharing content with classmates. The Facebook giveaway offers three lucky LaCie fans the chance to win a Rugged USB 3.0 Thunderbolt™ Series hard drive.


It happens all the time: computers crash the night before term papers are due. So as students get ready to head back to school, now is the time to make a data backup plan. To help, LaCie put together a list of recommended back to school storage devices, plus some tips on how students can use them to prevent an inevitable data-loss headache.

Recommended products for back to school:

  • LaCie Rugged USB 3.0 Thunderbolt Series (SSD)
  • LaCie Rugged Mini
  • LaCie Porsche Design P'9223 Slim
  • LaCie Porsche Design P'9223 Slim (SSD)
  • LaCie RuggedKey
  • LaCie PetiteKey

Whether you need to back up term papers or edit documentary footage, LaCie has a hard drive for your needs. Click here to view LaCie's back to school gift guide:


To celebrate the back to school season, LaCie is hosting a "Back Up For Back to School" giveaway on Facebook. Three lucky fans will receive a LaCie Rugged USB 3.0 Thunderbolt Series 1TB hard drive. It gives users lightning-fast transfer speeds on Mac® and PC thanks to the USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt interfaces. Plus, USB 3.0 is backwards compatible, so users can connect it to any standard computer on the planet. Click here to enter the contest:


These products are available through the LaCie Online Store and LaCie Resellers. For more product information, visit


With operations in the Americas, Europe and Asia, LaCie is a leading manufacturer of storage devices for Apple®, PC and Linux. LaCie has differentiated itself through sleek design and remarkable technical performance. Find out more about our products at

# # #

©2013 LaCie S.A. All rights reserved. When referring to drive capacity, 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. Quantitative usage examples for various applications are for illustrative purposes. Actual quantities will vary based on various factors, including file size, file format, features, and application software.

Press Contact:

Kristin Macrostie