LaCie Mobile SSD Secure

USB-C External SSD for Mac, Windows, and iPad

Only at Apple
Secure Performance. On Point.

Like a digital shot of espresso, LaCie Mobile SSD Secure serves up high-speed performance to keep your workflow on task and on point. All day, every day.

This external solid state drive fuses up to 1050MB/s1 of go-go-go read speeds and 1000MB/s1 write speeds with Mac®, Windows®, and iPad® with USB-C, compatibility in a contemporary design and sleek Space Gray color.

Don’t just back up—stand out.

Encrypted Drives for Extra Protection

The LaCie Mobile SSD Secure comes with government-grade AES-256 self-encryption featuring password activated hardware encryption, thanks to LaCie Secure™ Technology—ensuring your ideas and hard work stay safe from unauthorized access and intellectual property theft.

A Sure-Fire Solution That Won’t Slow You Down

Collaborate seamlessly, browse photos smoothly, and edit video faster in apps like
iMovie®  QuickTime®  Final Cut Pro®  Aperture®

Speeds of up to
Read speeds of up to 1050MB/s and write speeds up to 1000MB/s let you edit from the drive with zero lag and transfer an hour of video or thousands of high-res images in less than a minute.1, 2, 3

Must-Have Capacity

In this new era of external SSDs, you’re no longer forced to sacrifice precious space. Power forward with up to 2TB of capacity so you can have (and save) it all.

Keep up to
high-resolution photos 2
(the equivalent of 20K RAW photos)
Store up to
hours of 4k footage 3

Quick Connect Compatibility

Use LaCie Mobile SSD Secure with Mac®, Windows®, and iPad® with USB-C out of the box. No need to reformat

Reversible USB-C cable for ultra-fast transfers with with Mac, Windows, and iPad.

Works with USB 3.0 (cable sold separately)

Portable Style
to Be Proud Of

For over 30 years we've believed and proven that backup can be more than a tool–it can be an exquisite solution.

We’re celebrating this expertise and commitment with a minimalist, contemporary design.

Conveniently Sync Folders with Your Mac

LaCie Toolkit backup software makes folder mirroring effortless. Just choose the route that best suits your schedule.

  • Back up on demand with one click
  • Schedule daily, weekly, or monthly backups
  • Sync files and projects across multiple devices

Works with iPad

Connecting your LaCie Mobile Secure SSD to your iPad’s USB-C port brings extra storage to your iPad—and it lets you access all your files directly from your iPad—it’s that easy.6

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We’ve Got Your Back

When the unexpected happens—like water damage or natural disaster—Rescue Services help you defend against data loss and retrieval costs so you can rest easier. 7,8


What's Included

  • LaCie Mobile Secure SSD
  • USB-C cable
  • Quick start guide
  • Rescue Data Recovery Services
  • LaCie Toolkit: backup and mirroring software
  • One-month Adobe Creative Cloud All Apps plan

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

2Based on the average image size of digital cameras (10MB).

3On average, 1 hour of 4K 30fps compressed footage creates 30GB of data.

4In non-operating mode. Determined by a test that approximates a real-world scenario in which the hard drive remained functional despite aesthetic damage after the product was dropped.

5One-month membership to Adobe Creative Cloud All Apps plan is redeemable within one year of product registration. Not available in China. For country list see Internet connection and Adobe ID required. Available only to users 13 and older. See for applicable terms and privacy policy.

6Minimum System Requirements: iPad OS 14 or later, iPad Pro 3rd generation/iPad Air 4th generation and higher.

7Not available in all countries.

8Eligible for one in-lab data recovery attempt during the term of coverage. For more information, visit

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Special Features Palm size, 2m drop protection, fast Palm size, 2m drop protection, fast Rugged (IP67, 3m drop), very fast, Hardware Encryption Rugged (IP67, 3m drop), fastest
Color Silver Space Grey Orange Black
Availability Yes Exclusive Apple Yes Yes
Interface USB 3.2 Gen 2 (up to 10Gb/s) USB 3.2 Gen 2 (up to 10Gb/s) USB 3.2 Gen 2 (up to 10Gb/s) Thunderbolt 3 (up to 40Gb/s)
Works with USB-C Hosts USB4, USB 3.0, Thunderbolt 4, Thunderbolt 3 USB4, USB 3.0, Thunderbolt 4, Thunderbolt 3 USB4, USB 3.0, Thunderbolt 4, Thunderbolt 3 USB4, USB 3.2 Gen 2, Thunderbolt 4
Capacity 500GB, 1TB, 2TB 500GB, 1TB, 2TB 500GB, 1TB, 2TB, 4TB 1TB, 2TB, 4TB
SSD NVMe-comparable NVMe-comparable NVMe FireCuda SSD NVMe FireCuda SSD
Performance Up to 1050MB/s Up to 1050MB/s Up to 1050MB/s Up to 2800MB/s
Average speed to write 100GB* of data 450MB/s 450MB/s 850MB/s 1200MB/s
Hardware Encryption - Yes - Seagate Secure AES 256bits Yes - Seagate Secure AES 256bits -
Limited Warranty 3Y 3Y 5Y 5Y
Rescue Data Recovery Services 3Y 3Y 5Y 5Y
Works with iPad USB-C Yes Yes Yes Yes
Works with USB-C Recording Cameras Not tested Not tested Check compatibility list: Black Magic, Sigma, Z-CAM Check compatibility list: Black Magic, Sigma, Z-CAM

* Files of 80MB to 1GB / based on internal testing / actual data rates may vary depending on operating environment and other factors, such as chosen interface and disk capacity.


Model Data Sheet User Manual Capacity
Mobile SSD Secure 500GB

3-year limited warranty

Mobile SSD Secure 1TB

3-year limited warranty

Mobile SSD Secure 2TB

3-year limited warranty