Rugged USB-C | Portable External Hard Drive

The LaCie Rugged USB-C marries Rugged durability with high-tech USB-C connectivity. The result is a vault for your data that’s compatible with next-gen computers like the Apple Macbook, as well as USB computers.

Rugged Usb C Future

USB-C: Not Just New. The Future.

  • No up/down or left/right orientation means there’s no wrong way to connect the USB-C cable.
  • Connect to any existing computer using USB-C to USB adapter cable. Ship your project to a client without worrying about compatibility.
  • With a 5Gb/s interface, you can quickly transfer footage, browse large photo libraries without lag, and perform backups fast.

Rugged Usb C Ideas

Big Capacity for Big Ideas

Offering loads of space, the LaCie Rugged USB-C gives you enough room to store your digital present—and future. Use it as a shuttle drive to transport footage from set to post-production or to store a huge Lightroom library.

Big Capacity for Big Durability

All Terrain Durability

Creative pros have been depending on LaCie Rugged drives for over a decade because they are the most reliable way to transport and capture data in the field.

  • Drop resistance in nonoperating mode: 4-ft (1.2m)
  • Crush resistance: 1-ton car
  • Water resistance: rain
  • Unauthorized access resistance: encryption available
  • 2-year limited warranty and Rescue Data Recovery Services

Rugged USB C Rescue Data

Rescue Data Recovery Services included

For complete peace of mind, the Rugged USB-C, it’s also backed by a best-in-class 2-year limited warranty that includes Rescue Data Recovery Services Eligible for one (1) In-Lab Data Recovery attempt during the term of coverage. What does that mean? It means that in the case of drive failure, we’ll replace your drive and recover your files with one in-lab data recovery service at no additional cost.

Rugged USB C Creative Cloud

Edit with Creative Cloud

Turn RAW footage into flawless productions with a one-month complimentary membership to Adobe Creative Cloud All Apps plan. (Must redeem within one year of drive registration. Not available in all countries.)

work with ipad

Works with iPad

Connecting your LaCie drive to your iPad’s USB-C port brings extra storage to your iPad and lets you access all your files directly from your iPad—it’s that easy. Minimum System Requirements: iPad OS 14 or later, iPad Pro 3rd generation/iPad Air 4th generation and higher.

Storage Type
Max. Speeds
Drop Resistance
Interface Transfer Rates
Minimum System Requirements
1 × USB-C (USB 3.0 compatible)
130MB/s Actual data rates may vary depending on operating environment and other factors, such as chosen interface, RAID mode, and disk capacity.
Drops: 4-ft (1.2m) In non-operating mode

USB-C: 5Gb/s

Operating system:
  • USB-C: Latest version of Windows 7 and later / Mac OS X 10.5 and later

LaCie Backup Assistant (simple, user-friendly backup for PC and Mac)
LaCie Setup Assistant (product configuration)