With the RuggedKey, the last thing to fear is data loss. The RuggedKey is drop resistant up to 100m, heat and cold resistant, and IP-54 certified for dust and water projection resistance. Plus, the AES 256-bit encryption means it’s secure from the inside out. And with the USB 3.0 interface, the RuggedKey boasts speeds up to 100MB/s.
- 100-metre drop resistant
- Heat and cold resistant
- IP-54 certified for dust and water projection resistance
- AES 256-bit encryption
- USB 3.0 transfer speeds up to 100MB/s
Did you notice?AES 256-bit encryption keeps your data secure while the RuggedKey casing keeps it safe.
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What's in the Box?
- LaCie RuggedKey USB 3.0 Flash Drive
- Software suite: LaCie Private-Public, Wuala
- Other Features: Data Encryption
- Connections: USB 2.0, USB 3.0
- Power Source: Bus Powered, USB
- OS X 10.5 or later
- USB 3.0 or USB 2.0 port
- Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP
- USB 3.0 or USB 2.0 port
- Mfr. Part Number: 9000147
- UPC or EAN No.: 093053838652
- Note: Apple's One-Year Limited Warranty does not apply to products that are not Apple-branded, even if packaged or sold with Apple products. Non-Apple-branded products may have the benefit of a manufacturer's warranty provided by the product manufacturer — please see your product box and literature for details. Benefits under the manufacturer's warranty are in addition to rights provided by consumer law. For details, click here.
- USB 3.0 speeds are only available on devices that support USB 3.0 interfaces
Ratings & Reviews
Perfectly portable and works well
For many years now I have gone through multiple thumb drives trying to find one that would be the best storage for the information For many years now I have gone through multiple thumb drives trying to find one that would be the best storage for the information that I needed on me at all times. The Rugged Key from LaCie so far has fit the bill. The 32 GB drive is perfect for my storage requirements and the ability to transfer at the speed of USB 3.0 is yet another tick in the box. …
- Written by Kiara C
37 of 38 people found this useful
Awesome USB drive!
Perfect. A rugged thumb drive that looks like a mini grenade. I can happily run around the office playing soldiers with my most va Perfect. A rugged thumb drive that looks like a mini grenade. I can happily run around the office playing soldiers with my most valuable information :) On a more serious note, the drive is fast, secure and so far has been working flawlessly. I love it! …
- Written by Adela A
26 of 27 people found this useful
The 32 GB RuggedKey with its USB 3.0 interface was just the right accessory to go with my new MacBook Pro! Now I can move all of t The 32 GB RuggedKey with its USB 3.0 interface was just the right accessory to go with my new MacBook Pro! Now I can move all of the data I accumulate over the course of a day's work off my MB Pro to the RuggedKey, and not only do it in one go, but at an impressively fast speed! …
- Written by Zara C
21 of 22 people found this useful
Very poor product
Have had the RuggedKey for around 1 month and have not used it regularly, it has now stopped working. It will no longer be reconis Have had the RuggedKey for around 1 month and have not used it regularly, it has now stopped working. It will no longer be reconised be my Macbook. Very disappointing for a expensive USB drive.
Do not buy! …
- Written by Ryan P from SITTINGBOURNE
2 of 3 people found this useful
Great product. Worked right out of the box. Very fast with USB3 and seems to be pretty reliable.
- Written by Sasha P
So far so good
My dog grabbed my RuggedKey when it rolled off the kitchen bench and slobbered all over it. I grabbed it back before she managed t My dog grabbed my RuggedKey when it rolled off the kitchen bench and slobbered all over it. I grabbed it back before she managed to chew through the rubber sleeve, but I really thought the thumb drive was cactus. Still, I dried it off, plugged it into the computer to check and it still worked! This is one really tough little gadget.. …
- Written by Teige M
2 of 2 people found this useful
Questions & Answers
Answers from the community
Will this be compatible with OX Mavericks? Just want somewhere to keep my photos and videos safe in case my iMac hard drive ever fails.
- Asked by Brandon G from Orange
Can a flash drive like this be made bootable with the installation of Mac OS X?
- Asked by Stephen C from Twin Peaks
Do Lacie have storage device for a Mac OSX 10.4.11
- Asked by Barbara N from Berkhamsted
Can the following product be incorporated with the I-pad 2? LaCie 16GB RuggedKey USB 3.0 Flash Drive Key for a rugged lifestyle. Design by Neil Poul.
- Asked by Robert T from Madison