LaCie has upgraded their 2Big and 4Big Quadra storage solution to fit the higher standard of USB 3.0. These storage are excellent for you who love to install large network storage that you can use it on your home network or even access them remotely via your mobile device wherever you are (when with internet connection).
LaCie 2Big and 4Big Quadra USB 3.0 models allow users to install up to 6TB (2Big) and 12TB (4Big) of storage by combining 3TB 3.5-inch hard drives. The LaCie 2Big Quadra USB 3.0 and LaCie 4Big Quadra USB 3.0 are coming with UAS compatibility, support 7200rpm hard drives, and it could transfer at the speed of 210MB/s and 245MB/s, respectively.
Based on an actual test, transferring 10GB files will take less than one minute on USB 3.0 interface.
“The LaCie 4big Quadra is the most complete 4-bay RAID solution for professionals who demand exceptional performance from a storage device. Offering up to 12TB of capacity and amazing bandwidth speeds through eSATA 3Gb/s and FireWire 800, it also features FireWire 400 and USB 2.0 ports for maximum compatibility with any Mac® or PC. Featuring seven RAID modes to customize performance and data protection levels, the 4big Quadra fits most speed-demanding applications and backup needs for today’s workstations and small servers.”
LaCie 2Big Quadra and 4Big Quadra USB 3.0 models will be available later in October for a starting price of $499 (2Big) and $1,099 (4Big).