• Webcode: 221587 • Mfr: 300806
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Product Highlights
  • 40GB Storage Capacity
  • 60 MB/s Max. Transfer Rate
  • 1 x FireWire Interface
  • 1 × USB 2.0 Interface
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Made with a durable exterior to withstand life on the go, this stylish, compact drive lets you safely travel with your professional and personal data, including MP3s, audio tracks and photos. Since this portable drive is USB & FireWire bus-powered, no cumbersome AC adapter is required. There is also no software to configure on Windows 2000, Windows XP and Mac OS X because it’s driver-free. With plug and play convenience, it’s preformatted for immediate use on PC or Mac.

Key Features

Universal USB and FireWire connectivity
Lightweight, portable design
Bus-powered* - AC adapter not required

What's Included

FireWire 6:6 pin cable
Hi-Speed USB cable
USB-power-sharing cable
LaCie Quick Install Guide
LaCie Utilities and User’s Manual on CD-ROM


Product Specifications

40 GB 

FireWire (1 port) and Hi-Speed USB 2.0 (1 port)

Interface Transfer Rate 
Hi-Speed USB 2.0: 480Mbits/s (60MB/s)

400Mbits/s (50MB/s) 

Max Sustained Transfer Rate 
Up to 25–30 MB/s

Bus Powered  
YES (no cumbersome AC adapter needed)

YES (no software to configure on Windows XP/2000 and Mac OS X)

YES (pre-formatted for immediate cross-platform use)

Rotational Speed (rpm) 

17 x 76 x 129 mm / .65 x 3 x 5 in 

180 g / 6.35 oz

Seek Time 
< 12 ms

2MB or greater

Supported OS 
Windows 98SE, Windows 2000, Windows ME and Windows XP;
Mac OS 9.x, Mac OS X or greater 

System Requirements 
PC or Mac with built-in powered USB or FireWire interface; Intel Pentium II 350MHz-compatible processor or greater; iMac®, Power Mac® G3 or greater; minimum 32MB RAM

Box Content 
FireWire 6:6 pin cable; Hi-Speed USB cable; USB-power-sharing cable**; LaCie Quick Install Guide; LaCie Utilities and User’s Manual on CD-ROM

1 Year Limited Warranty

Questions & Answers

LaCie 40GB FW & USB 2.0 5400rpm Mobile Porsche

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