LaCie 500GB Porsche Design P'9223 USB 3.0 Slim Hard Drive

LaCie 500GB Porsche Design P'9223 USB 3.0 Slim Hard Drive

Product Information

  • Overview

    Accelerate your backup with USB 3.0

    Using the LaCie P'9223 Slim hard drive's USB 3.0 interface, you'll be able to transfer files faster than ever before. Back up your photos, exchange audio and video files with your friends, and make sure that your important files are kept safe. With speeds up to 100 MB/s*, the possibilities are endless.

    Designed for your Mac

    Along with its ultra-thin profile to match your MacBook Pro and MacBook Air, the LaCie P'9223 Slim features a stylish, sophisticated aluminum finish. It's also Time Machine compatible, so you can seamlessly back up to the drive using built-in Apple software.

    Porsche Design form, LaCie function

    The result of a long collaboration with Porsche Design, the P'9223 Slim offers an exclusive and timeless shape that surrounds solid, reliable hardware built to last for years. You can use it anywhere with confidence you're getting superb performance.

  • Highlights

    • Designed for Mac
    • Time Machine compatible
    • Transfer files or back up your Mac significantly faster with USB 3.0
    • Backwards compatible with USB 2.0
    • Simple, user-friendly data backup with Backup Assistant
    • Easy cross-platform formatting utility
    • LaCie Private/Public protects against loss, theft, or unauthorized access
  • Did you notice?

    The solid aluminum casing surrounding the disk keeps data protected.
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  • What's in the Box?

    • LaCie Porsche Design P'9223 Slim Hard Drive
    • USB 3.0 cable (compatible with USB 2.0)
    • Quick install guide
    • Complete software suite: LaCie Private-Public Password Protection, Automatic Backup, Eco Mode, Wuala Secure Cloud Storage
  • Tech Specs

    • Other Features: Data Encryption, Sleep Mode, Time Machine compatible
    • Connections: USB 3.0
    • Power Source: Bus Powered
    • Batteries: Rechargeable Lithium-Ion
    • Height: 0.4 in./11 mm
    • Width: 3.1 in./79 mm
    • Weight: 7.2 oz./204 g
    • Length: 5 in./128 mm
  • System Requirements

    Mac

    • Mac OS X v10.5 (Intel only) or later

    Windows

    • Windows XP/Vista/7/8
  • Manufacturer Information

    Part Number

    • Mfr. Part Number: 9000304
    • UPC or EAN No.: 093053003258

    Warranty

    • 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.

    Manufacturer Note

    • *For optimal performance, the drive must be connected to a USB 3.0 host port. Calculations are based on average write time. Transfer rates vary slightly from one drive to another. Transfer times are based on an approximately 8GB HD video.

Ratings & Reviews

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  • Great Drive

    5.0 out of 5 stars

    I've had this drive for a few months now and so far I can't fault it. I love the USB3 transfer speeds. I can definitely see the di I've had this drive for a few months now and so far I can't fault it. I love the USB3 transfer speeds. I can definitely see the difference compared to my old USB2 drive. And the brushed aluminum enclosure fits the style of mac perfectly!

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    32 of 35 people found this useful

    Was this useful? Great Drive
  • Great Design, Great Speed, Great Reliability

    5.0 out of 5 stars

    I'm a graphic designer and work for a small company of four employees. Curiously, ferrying large files between computers (client p I'm a graphic designer and work for a small company of four employees. Curiously, ferrying large files between computers (client project files and presentations) by using this drive seems to be faster than using the office WiFi network. It looks really good, too, the clients often comment on the stylish design of this drive. It's also small, quiet and very fast.

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    26 of 26 people found this useful

    Was this useful? Great Design, Great Speed, Great Reliability
  • Beauty and the Beast

    4.0 out of 5 stars

    A bit on Expensive side. But performance wise its brilliant and looks will definitely compliment your MAc. Atleast it goes with my A bit on Expensive side. But performance wise its brilliant and looks will definitely compliment your MAc. Atleast it goes with my MAC with retina. Don't think just click buy now!!!!

    • Written by from Newcastle Upon Tyne

    17 of 18 people found this useful

    Was this useful? Beauty and the Beast
  • Stylish and speedy

    5.0 out of 5 stars

    Perfect addition to my Macbook Pro and using usb3 port is so much faster than my original EHD. Moving all my files off my HD has Perfect addition to my Macbook Pro and using usb3 port is so much faster than my original EHD. Moving all my files off my HD has helped so much and now running time machine gives me piece of mind everything is safe and secure. Looks classy too on my desktop with Macbook Pro, stand, keyboard and mouse.

    • Written by from NANTWICH

    2 of 2 people found this useful

    Was this useful? Stylish and speedy
  • Perfectly simple and stylish

    5.0 out of 5 stars

    A great item for any one who carries a laptop around - it is compact, hard working, and relatively lightweight. I often need to tr A great item for any one who carries a laptop around - it is compact, hard working, and relatively lightweight. I often need to transfer data quickly between different computers and this drive does the job admirably.

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    2 of 2 people found this useful

    Was this useful? Perfectly simple and stylish
  • Very satisfied

    5.0 out of 5 stars

    Great drive. It's energy efficient, transfers are smooth and fast, and the slim enclosure is cool, rather nice to look at, matchin Great drive. It's energy efficient, transfers are smooth and fast, and the slim enclosure is cool, rather nice to look at, matching my laptop well. Perfect for my needs.

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    2 of 2 people found this useful

    Was this useful? Very satisfied

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