Jan 03, 2024

LaCie Streamlines Workflow from Capture to Backup with the High-Speed Rugged Mini SSD

FREMONT, CA – January 3, 2024 – LaCie, the premium brand from Seagate® Technology Holdings plc (NASDAQ: STX), today announced the new LaCie® Rugged Mini SSD portable storage drive that delivers up to 4TB of durable, fast, and compact capacity. The ultimate storage companion for content creators, this high-performance drive is designed for effortlessly capturing, storing, and transporting essential files, videos, and photos.

With read speeds of up to 2000MB/s, the LaCie Rugged Mini SSD features USB 3.2 gen 2x2 (USB 20Gbps) technology offering compatibility with USB 40Gbps, USB 10Gps, Thunderbolt™4 and Thunderbolt™3 hosts including those found in the latest Apple® iPhone®, MacBook®, and iPad® products1, as well as PCs, and other portable computing devices.

Containing at least 30% post-consumer recycled materials by weight, the Neil Poulton-designed palm-sized LaCie Rugged Mini SSD, with its iconic orange rugged rubber enclosure, is IP54-rated for dust and rain resistance and offers 3-meter drop protection and 1-ton car pressure resistance.

The LaCie Rugged Mini SSD is designed with out-of-the-box compatibility with Windows®, macOS®, and iPadOS® and includes LaCie Toolkit software for on-demand backup and mirroring software that allows for seamless file access and syncing across multiple devices. It also includes a three-year limited warranty and Rescue Data Recovery services2 as well as a one-month Adobe Creative Cloud All Apps plan3.

Available now, LaCie Rugged Mini SSD retails for $79.99 (500GB), $119.99 (1TB), $189.99 (2TB), and US$349.99 (4TB).


About LaCie

LaCie, the premium brand from Seagate Technology, designs world-class external storage products for Apple and PC users. LaCie differentiates itself with sleek design and unmatched technical performance. Learn more about LaCie by visiting LaCie.com or following us on Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube.


1 Minimum System Requirements: iPhone 15, iPad OS 14 or later, iPad Pro 3rd generation/iPad Air 4th generation and higher.

2 Not available in all countries.

3 One-month membership to Adobe Creative Cloud All Apps plan is redeemable during product registration with Adobe. Must redeem within one year of drive registration. Not available in all countries. Internet connection and Adobe ID required. Available only to users 13 and older.


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