Summary: The Rikiki still posts some pretty decent numbers despite of its 5400-rpm drive. It is for those who are looking for something wrapped up in a small package that is both sexy and speedy.
Pros: Great looks, All metal construction is very sturdy yet sheds heat passively, Decent performance, Small size, Comes with decent backup software, Uses ASMedia USB 3.0 SATA bridge chipset
Cons: USB 2.0 power capability issues with the included single port cable, Only 2 years of warranty, Security torx screws means that drive replacement will be difficult, No power On/Off switch for drive, Short USB 3.0 cable included
Summary: LaCie is well known for their stylish, durable, and flexible storage solutions. The 1TB LaCie Rikiki USB 3.0 301952 external hard drive is a great step-up from the 500GB model, and aside from being slightly thicker it performs equally well.
Pros: Resistant- exclusive protective aluminum design, Compact- slim-line and only slightly thicker than 500GB model, Future-proof- features latest USB 3.0 specification for ultra-speeds, Support- backed by two-year warranty; 10GB online storage for one year
Cons: Pricey- costs relatively higher than other terabyte hard drives
Since this drive is made to be used mainly with notebooks I decided to test it out on Dell XPS M1210. Interestingly enough LaCie provides what they call “USB Boost”, which is a proprietary driver that LaCie says will optimize the data transfer rate between your computer and your LaCie hard...
Pros: – Small, – Made of aluminum, – Included backup software, – 10GB 1year membership to Wuala online storage
LaCie Rikiki 301952 1TB externe Festplatte (6,3 cm (2,5 Zoll), USB 3.0) schwarz – edles Modell mit Schwächen
14 June 2013
Summary: LaCie ist für hochwertige und edle Festplatten bekannt. Auch das Modell Rikiki präsentiert sich optisch sehr ansprechend und mit schneller Laufleistung, allerdings haben einige Modelle der Baureihe auch mit Schwächen zu kämpfen.
Pros: edles Design aus Aluminium, robustes Gehäuse, schnelle Datenübertragung
Conclusion: Por ter um tamanho bem pequeno, ser montado em uma estrutura rígida e leve, e operar silenciosamente, sem dissipação exagerada de calor, este HD é um companheiro perfeito para quem precisa ter sempre à mão um gadget com alto volume de armazenamento.
Pros: Carcaça de alumínio., Ultra-compacto., Leve e silencioso., Ausência de CDs com drivers.
Cons: Cabo de conexão muito curto., Bordas pontiagudas., USB 2.0.