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: 9000146
- UPC or EAN No.: 093053838645
- 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
I'm impressed with the ability of this drive to transfer both large and multiple files at very good speeds. Over all it's a great I'm impressed with the ability of this drive to transfer both large and multiple files at very good speeds. Over all it's a great product, high speed and good-looking. …
- Written by Seamus T
21 of 23 people found this useful
Like a lot of people, I have a habit of leaving my USB devices plugged into my laptop or just lying around. I was happy to learn t Like a lot of people, I have a habit of leaving my USB devices plugged into my laptop or just lying around. I was happy to learn that you can easily set up a secure 256-bit encrypted area on the LaCie Rugged Key. Within a few moments I had a secure area of storage on my device that I knew was safe from prying eyes. …
- Written by Elise C
19 of 22 people found this useful
Exactly what I needed
My old favourite thumb drives looked very nice, but because of the swivel design, it ended up getting filled with dust and stuff, My old favourite thumb drives looked very nice, but because of the swivel design, it ended up getting filled with dust and stuff, until I couldn't actually plug it into my computer anymore! I replaced with one of these little drives, and loving the rubber casing that goes all the way around. Hopefully it will last longer than my first drive! …
- Written by Casper N
12 of 14 people found this useful
Great flash drive
Very handy USB key. I keep it on my key-chain and it still works like a champ after almost a year of pretty intense use. It has a Very handy USB key. I keep it on my key-chain and it still works like a champ after almost a year of pretty intense use. It has a great design and seems to be very durable. …
- Written by Victoria D
works like a charm
My RuggedKey fell out the passenger's side of the car as I was in, after which the flowing water in the parking lot arranged for t My RuggedKey fell out the passenger's side of the car as I was in, after which the flowing water in the parking lot arranged for the device to be under my shoe as I put my foot down while getting out. To be frank, I didn't hold out much hope for the files on the device, but it came through like a champ.. I will definitely buy another if I need more portable storage. …
- Written by Africa M
2 of 2 people found this useful
I am on my 3rd RuggedKey at the time of writing! The 1st one failed and was replaced by tech support which i though was a one off. I am on my 3rd RuggedKey at the time of writing! The 1st one failed and was replaced by tech support which i though was a one off. Had the second one for around 2 months and this also failed! The 3rd one has had to be reformatted a number of times and i have a feeling this is on its way out too! Not impressed LaCie, will no be purchasing any larger storage (i am a video editor so looking for a large thunderbolt 2 system, my money will not be going to LaCie!) …
- Written by Cerac B from Brixham
1 of 5 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
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
Recommended for transfers of Data. Does that include audiobooks, music, photo, and movies? What about sound, video quality? Work with TV?
- Asked by Sandra S from Conyers
It's simply a USB drive. Audio files, images, and movies are all data and thus will be able to be sa It's simply a USB drive. Audio files, images, and movies are all data and thus will be able to be saved on the LaCie Flash Drive.
It won't affect video or sound quality. …
- Answered by Lewys J