With several connecting technologies, storage technologies, and a constantly changing warranty landscape, it can be difficult to find the external storage device that meets your needs for speed, reliability, and budget. That's why we provide thorough reviews to help.
LaCie's New Little Big Disk: Read Speeds Up to 1,375 MB/s
Mar 11, 2014 - in News
The Thunderbolt 2 version of Little Big Disk is here.
LaCie Updates 2big, 5big, D2 Storage with 5 TB Drives
Feb 21, 2014 - in News
Three LaCie products now use Seagate's 5 TB hard drive.
LaCie Has a Globe-Shaped External HDD
Jan 7, 2014 - in News
Meet the LaCie Sphère.
LaCie Doubles Capacity of Rugged External Drive
Nov 25, 2013 - in News
LaCie has introduced a new Rugged USB 3.0/Thunderbolt external hard drive.
How Fast Is Thunderbolt, Really? Tom's Tests With 240 TB
Mar 14, 2013 - in Picture Story
If a Thunderbolt port isn't in your computing life yet, it will be soon. But just how much abuse can the little port handle? Storage manufacturer LaCie invited Tom's Hardware to visit its U.S. HQ and throw 240 TB of RAID insanity into finding answers.
LaCie Updates d2 HDD With USB 3.0, Thunderbolt
Dec 4, 2012 - in News
Here's a backup option for consumers with USB 3.0 and/or Thunderbolt connectivity.
LaCie's PetiteKey Blends in With Your Car Keys
Nov 9, 2012 - in News
Here's a good way to transport files from office to office -- just don't lose your car keys.
LaCie Intros Network Storage Solution for Families
Nov 6, 2012 - in News
Here's a good way to locally share files with friends and family.
LaCie's Little Big Disk Thunderbolt Series Now Supports SSDs
Oct 9, 2012 - in News
LaCie has updated its Little Big Disk Thunderbolt series with SSD-based models.
LaCie Intros Rugged SSD with USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt
Sep 26, 2012 - in News
Three new entries to LaCie's Rugged line of external drives sport dual interfaces: USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt.
LaCie Intros 2big, 4big Quadra with USB 3.0
Sep 10, 2012 - in News
Here are two RAID-based storage solutions that use USB 3.0 to transfer data from a PC or Mac.
RuggedKey USB 3.0 Drive Survives 100m Drops
Aug 6, 2012 - in News
LaCie does it again with a brand new, ultra rugged USB flash drive.
Seagate Completes Acquisition of LaCie
Aug 6, 2012 - in News
Seagate confirmed that it has closed the acquisition LaCie, which will give the company a stronger position in the retail market.
Nine External Thunderbolt Storage Devices, Rounded Up
Jul 15, 2012 - in Reviews
We compare nine different Thunderbolt-based storage solutions, delivering scorching sequential throughput. Of the nine, three submissions rise to the top. Although it remains pricey, in the applications where it makes sense, Thunderbolt cannot be beat.
Seagate to Acquire Controlling Interest in LaCie
May 23, 2012 - in News
Seagate said that it has entered an agreement to purchase a majority share in consumer HDD storage vendor LaCie.
LaCie's LaPlug Turns USB Drives into Cloud Storage
Sep 30, 2011 - in News
Here's a cool gadget that will share your USB-based drives and printers on a local network, or remotely across the Internet.
LaCie Shows Off New Porsche USB 3.0 HDDs
Jun 28, 2011 - in News
LaCie today unveiled a couple of USB 3.0 HDDs as part of a collaboration with Porsche.
LaCie CloudBox Stores Data Locally & in Cloud
Jun 23, 2011 - in News
Here's a 100 GB hybrid device that will store your files both locally and in the cloud... for a fee, naturally.
Nine USB 3.0 Flash Drives For Road Warriors
Apr 25, 2011 - in Reviews
The best ultra-portable USB 3.0 storage products from 16 to 128 GB square off in a grand comparison. We found wildly disparate transfer rates ranging from 200 MB/s down to a snail’s pace. At the end, though, two products rose to the top of our list.
LaCie Little Big Disk Uses Thunderbolt Tech
Feb 25, 2011 - in News
This summer LaCie is shipping a version of its Big Little Disk external drive that uses Intel's new Thunderbolt technology.
On The...Torture Rack? LaCie's Unbreakable USB Thumb Drive
Oct 13, 2010 - in Picture Story
Today we have a set of test lines up that are certainly not par for Tom's Hardware: we're putting LaCie's XtremKey through hell and back using an oven, ice, propane and dimethyl ether, acid, a five-story building, a blender, fire, and the Tom's Hammer.
LaCie Intros USB 3.0 RAID Storage Solution
Sep 15, 2010 - in News
LaCie's new external solution provides three RAID modes.
LaCie Offers USB 3.0 HDDs and a Strange Monkey
Sep 10, 2010 - in News
Everybody wants a computer monkey.
LaCie Crams 1TB Into Durable Aluminum Shell
Aug 26, 2010 - in News
LaCie's new Rikki Go offers 1TB in a durable aluminum chassis.
LaCie XtremKey USB Drive is Near Indestructible
Jul 15, 2010 - in News
Now I don't have to worry about trucks running over my USB key. Finally!
External HDD Combines Storage, Speaker, USB
May 4, 2010 - in News
Designer Andrew Seunghyun Kim has created a unique HDD/Key/Mouse bundle for LaCie.
Eight Portable Hard Drives Compared: USB 2.0 Lives On
Apr 2, 2010 - in Reviews
Eight different portable hard drives, spanning everything from 250GB to 1TB and centering on 2.5” and 1.8” form factors, compete against each other based on design and functionality. Similar though they seem, they're far from equal under the hood.
External Storage: Terabyte Drives Compared
Oct 19, 2008 - in Reviews
These external hard drives are all designed to offer 1 TB of storage, but the bundles, performance, and power consumption reveal significant differentiators. A clear winner emerges.