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LaCie Rugged All-Terrain Hard Disk
4.9 out of 10

LaCie Rugged All-Terrain Hard Disk

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Overall 2
2.0

their life spans isn't that great they orks fine

Ricardy L. Michel, Amazon
29 November 2015
  • Summary: Had many of these guys, their life spans isn't that great they orks fine.
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Overall 2
2.0

One Star

sidekicksofi, Amazon
10 March 2015
  • Summary: I'm sure it's a great HD, but mine broke after 1 week of usage.
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Overall 2
2.0

The item shown is not what I got

Debbi Smirnoff, Amazon
9 August 2013
  • Summary: I'm not computer literate, so I inspected the holes in the unit's picture to insure I was ordering one with the older style firewire port. When I received it, it was the newer Thunderbolt port unit. I cannot use this.
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Overall 2
2.0

Bad product over long-term; horrendous tech support

Arod McFoolish "A. McGowan", Amazon
20 March 2013
  • Summary: Be careful about buying LaCie products. I have purchased several LaCie hard drives over the years (including the Rugged 1tb most recently) and they have all initially work fine but broken down in the long haul.
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Overall 2
2.0

Second unit, I'm a slow learner

shrinkwrapt, Amazon
21 January 2013
  • Summary: Need a very portable unit and this is that, but it's the second one where the cable has failed after less than a year of use. Sending it back.
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Overall 2
2.0

TWO LaCie RUGGED DRIVES FAIL AFTER JUST 2 YEARS

BLUEmango, Amazon
24 July 2012
  • Summary: I bought this latest LaCie Rugged portable external hard drive out of DESPERATION because two of the same Rugged All-Terrain 500 GB FireWire 800 drives I own malfunctioned: when plugged into my laptop they don't show up on my desktop. LaCie support issued a diagnosis with the port on the drive .
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Overall 2
2.0

LaJunk

Oliver Lo, Amazon
20 July 2012
  • Summary: PLEASE, please do not waste your money on this piece of junk. I had it for less than a year and it constantly had problems mounting. The firewire was faulty--if you so much as breathed on it, the disk would unmount. Now it won't mount AT ALL. I lost all of my files on it.
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Overall 2
2.0

LaJunk

Oliver L., Newegg
20 July 2012
  • Summary: Please, please do not waste your money on this piece of junk. I had my Lacie for less than a year and it constantly had problems mounting onto my computer. The Firewire cable or port must have been faulty. I should have seen it as a warning sign. Now it won't mount AT ALL, even with other cables.
  • Pros: Nice design
  • Cons: Unreliable. Prone to failure.
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Overall 2
2.0

Steer clear

Tom Galli, Amazon
17 July 2012
  • Summary: In August 2010, I purchased 40 of these for use in a small university video editing lab. We are a small program, with maybe 16 new video students per year, each one doing 8-9 small projects in the course of a year. That is to say, these drives are lightly used.
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Overall 2
2.0

Peace of crap

Marco Nalesso, Amazon
12 July 2012
  • Summary: The firewire 800 stopped working in the first week I got it. Then I got to know that this is common, that other videomakers have boxes filled with this expensive toys broken just like mine. If Lacie is not able to make really durable and secure products, it shouldn't sell their shit like it were.
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