Summary: The speed results of the d2 were top notch. In the USB 2.0 Read Folder test (38.0MBps), USB 2.0 Read File test (39.8MBps), FireWire 800 Write Folder test (71.6MBps) and FireWire 800 Read File test (87.3MBps), the d2 bested every other drive we’ve tested so far. In other tests, the drive was quite competitive, coming close to matching the top speeds we’ve recorded. Note that we tested the drive without the blue button enabled.
Summary: Overall, the LaCie d2 1TB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive is a great accessory for your home or office environment, and it is exclusively designed to be heat-efficient, stackable, and power-friendly. While it is priced above that of competing terabyte hard drives, it is still a good value and certainly one of the many recommendations to choose from. If you need a fast, reliable, and stylish backup disk, then consider this storage hard drive from LaCie.
Pros: Fast- supports USB 3.0 with write transfers up to 130MB/s, Reliable- exclusive aluminum heatsink design improves drive life, Stylish- features drive stand; can be stacked with other drives, Capable- 1TB capacity makes it a worthy backup disk, Edgy- priced slightly higher than competing drives
Conclusion: Great performance and build quality make the LaCie d2 USB 3.0 Thunderbolt Series a compelling option if you’re after fast storage access. Although it’s not cheap, the d2 is an excellent unit.
Excerpt: När man i lagringssammanhang pratat om USB 2.0 så har man liksom fnissat lite. När Apple för fram Mac Mini Server som ett seriöst alternativ så finns det en (1)... När man i lagringssammanhang pratat om USB 2.0 så har man liksom fnissat lite. När Apple för fram Mac Mini Server som ett seriöst alternativ så finns det en (1) FireWire 800-port i aktern. Resten är USB 2.0.