Choose country:
Choose language:
This is a demo of a seamless insert of an Icecat LIVE product data-sheet in your website. Imagine that this responsive data-sheet is included in the product page of your webshop. How to integrate Icecat LIVE JavaScript.

LaCie Rugged Hard Disk 160GB 160GB external hard drive

Add to compare
The general trademark of a manufacturer by which the consumer knows its products. A manufacturer can have multiple brand names. Some manufacturers license their brand names to other producers.
Product name:
Product name is a brand's identification of a product, often a model name, but not totally unique as it can include some product variants. Product name is a key part of the Icecat product title on a product data-sheet.
Rugged Hard Disk 160GB
Product code :
The brand's unique identifier for a product. Multiple product codes can be mapped to one mother product data-sheet if the specifications are identical. We map away wrong codes or sometimes logistic variants.
Stand-alone magnetic disk, optical disc or solid state drive that plugs into the computer typically via USB, although eSATA and FireWire are also used. Used for storing and retrieving digital information.
external hard drives
Data-sheet quality: created/standardized by Icecat
The quality of the product data-sheet can be on several levels:
only logistic data imported: we have only basic data imported from a supplier, a data-sheet is not yet created by an editor.
created by LaCie: a data-sheet is imported from an official source from a manufacturer. But the data-sheet is not yet standardized by an Icecat editor.
created/standardized by Icecat: the data-sheet is created or standardized by an Icecat editor.
Included since: 05 Sep 2006
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Product views: 19099
This statistic is based on the 71121 using ecommerce sites (eshops, distributors, comparison sites, ecommerce ASPs, purchase systems, etc) downloading this Icecat data-sheet since 05-09-06 Only sponsoring brands are included in the free Open Icecat content distribution as used by 69462 free Open Icecat users .
Info modified on: 29 Mar 2017 11:51:06
The date of the most recent change of this product data-sheet in Icecat.
Warranty: 2 Year Limited Warranty
Long product name LaCie Rugged Hard Disk 160GB 160GB external hard drive :
The short editorial description of LaCie Rugged Hard Disk 160GB 160GB external hard drive

Rugged All-Terrain Hard Disk Hi-Speed USB 2.0 160GB

LaCie Rugged Hard Disk 160GB 160GB external hard drive:
The official marketing text of LaCie Rugged Hard Disk 160GB 160GB external hard drive as supplied by the manufacturer
To survive in the real world, your data needs the protection of the LaCie Rugged All-Terrain Hard Disk. The exclusive creation of world-renown designer Neil Poulton, this durable, portable storage solution offers a Hi-Speed USB 2.0 interface connection. Simply plug it into any PC or Mac with a USB port for backup, archiving and large data exchange anywhere. Its unique scratch-protected aluminum shell and shock-resistant rubber bumper make the LaCie Rugged Hard Disk especially resistant to harsh elements for extra protection along the road of your adventures.

- Portable storage for people on the go;
- Rugged design for protecting valuable data;
- Hi-Speed USB 2.0 bus-powered, plug & play;
- Scratch-protected aluminum shell & shock-resistant rubber bumper.
Short summary description LaCie Rugged Hard Disk 160GB 160GB external hard drive:
This short summary of the LaCie Rugged Hard Disk 160GB 160GB external hard drive data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
LaCie Rugged Hard Disk 160GB, 160 GB, 5400 RPM, 8 MB, 12 ms, 250 g, LaCie ’1-Click‘ Silverkeeper Silverlining
Long summary description LaCie Rugged Hard Disk 160GB 160GB external hard drive :

LaCie Rugged Hard Disk 160GB. Hard drive capacity: 160 GB, Hard drive speed: 5400 RPM, Drive device, buffer size: 8 MB. Weight: 250 g. Bundled software: LaCie ’1-Click‘ Silverkeeper Silverlining. Minimum processor: Intel Pentium II 350 MHz, Minimum RAM: 128 MB, Drive device, transfer rate: 30 MB/s

This is an auto-generated long summary of LaCie Rugged Hard Disk 160GB 160GB external hard drive based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.

Thanks for ordering a data-sheet fix by Icecat.

Your data-sheet will be described/fixed in couple of days.

Hard drive
Hard drive capacity *
The maximum storage capacity of the hard disk, usually measured in bytes e.g. GB.
160 GB
Hard drive speed *
The rotational speed of a hard disk expressed in rotations per minute. The faster the better.
5400 RPM
Drive device, buffer size
A reserved segment of memory within a drive device that is used to hold the data being processed.
8 MB
Hard disk average seek time
12 ms
Ports & interfaces
USB connectivity *
The product has USB connector.
USB version
Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard developed in the mid-1990s that defines the interface used for connection, communication and power supply between computers and electronic devices. Every new version - for example 1.1, 2.0, 3.0 - is much faster than the previous one.
USB powered *
The device can be powered via a USB connection.
Weight & dimensions
Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
250 g
Packaging data
Bundled software
Software distributed with another product such as a piece of computer hardware or other electronic device, or a group of software packages which are sold together. A software suite is an example of bundled software, as is software which is pre-installed on a new computer.
LaCie ’1-Click‘
Other features
Minimum processor
The lowest speed that the computer processor can run at, or the minimum amount of processing capacity that can be used, for the computer and particular program(s) to function.
Intel Pentium II 350 MHz
Minimum RAM
The lowest RAM (memory) required to run a computer program or operating system.
128 MB
Drive device, transfer rate
30 MB/s
Mac compatibility
Product can be used with Apple Mac software and/or hardware.
The product is built in.
USB 2.0 ports quantity
Number of USB 2.0 ports (connecting interfaces) in the device. USB 2.0 was released in April 2000 (now called "Hi-Speed"), adding higher maximum signaling rate of 480 Mbit/s (effective throughput up to 35 MB/s or 280 Mbit/s), USB 2.0 ports are usually black.
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Mac OS 10.x / Mac OS 9.x;
Windows 2000 / Windows XP / Windows Vista / Windows 98SE / Windows Me;
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the product (Width x Depth x Height).
90 x 145 x 25 mm
Source Testseek summary Average rating
Testseek has collected 23 expert reviews for LaCie Rugged Hard Disk 160GB and the average expert rating is 71 of 100. The average score reflects the expert community’s view on this product. Click below and use Testseek to see all ratings, product awards and conclusions.
Source Review comments Score
Keeping your valuable data safe from some nasty computer spasm that wipes it back to a line of useless noughts is very sensible. And if you’re going to back up, you may as well do it with a hard-drive that can survive an apocalyptic nuclear blast.Bu...
Good Good looks. Rugged. Reliable...
Bad Only 200GB available at 7200 rotation speed...
Bottom line As rugged as it claims to be and makes other hard-drives look like spineless wimps...
LaCie has top-name designers contributing to the unique styling of its disks. This device, designed by Neil Poulton, is the biggest model we tested and does look a bit like a life raft. It's clearly designed for safety and, despite our aesthetic reserv...
As another British summer disappears down the meteorological toilet amidst howling gales and driving rain Reg Hardwares mind turns to getting away from it all for a few weeks to a place where carrying a solar charger is not an act of near cri...
This latest Rugged portable drive from LaCie packs a whopping 500GB of space, a big step up from the previous limit of 320GB. Better still, this triple-interface unit, which boasts FireWire 400 and 800, and USB 2, costs only £50 more than the bog-stand...
LaCie was one of the first hard drive vendors to offer truly mobile products: compact external drives powered by the host computer so the only accessory you need is the connector cable. The down sides have always been a higher price than desktop, mains...
Bottom line You either like LaCie's Rugged colour scheme or you don't. Yes, it's cool, but even Mac users may prefer something a little more soberly styled and cheaper. The Rugged costs more than rival products, but the difference isn't so great to make it a deal...
LaCies Rugged All-Terrain Hard Drive has the protection it needs to be able to function over a long period of time in rough-and-tumble situations. It wont withstand World War III, but it will be able to deflect hits and bumps during everyday travel...
Good Rugged case design, fast read/write times, bus-powered, triple interface...
Bad Little accompanying software, only rugged while turned off...
Bottom line The LaCie Rugged All-Terrain Hard Drive isn’t built to withstand a nuclear holocaust, but it provides better protection than standard portable hard drives. We were impressed with the read/write times and the fact that it can provide 500GB of hard dr...
2011-10-03 reddit! TechBlips Facebook Stumbleupon Newsvine tweet The name of the Lacie Rugged immediately gives you a good indication of the aim of this eye-catching external hard drive. Lacie has opted for a robust plastic box that cradles the hard d...
Good Solid as you like, Great connections...
Bad Protection adds weight and bulk, Would be nice to see connections shielded...
Fresh from their colourful...
Good Triple interface, no power required...
Bad Small drop distance, No protection for rear ports The Final Word While perhaps not as ‘rugged’ as LaCie suggests, it does offer more protection than your average hard drive.
Bottom line While perhaps not as ‘rugged’ as LaCie suggests, it does offer more protection than your average hard drive.
LaCies Rugged Hard Disk gets its name from its rigid metal case and the thick orange rubber bumper that surrounds it. Although we wouldnt want to drop any hard disk, the Rugged feels more robust than many disks. The Rugged is also notable for bei...
Designer Neil Poulton may have been drinking Tango when he dreamt up the look for LaCie’s latest – a USB and FireWire hard drive aimed at people on the go. The rubber bumper that protects the drive’s aluminium case is certainly striking...
Good Highly portable; triple data interface including FireWire 800; rubberised sheath to take the knocks; no PSU required; bundled backup utilities and cables...
Bad Rather too bright for some tastes; aluminium casing looks like it could dent easily...
Bottom line The LaCie Rugged is a convenient backup device and its FireWire 800 connectivity is welcome. The unit is light, although the aluminium casing could be dented if knocked. As for the eye-watering colour of its rubber sheath, your aesthetic sensibilities...
LaCies Rugged All-Terrain portable hard drive is an all-around winner: its fast, durable and it boasts multiple connection options. This belongs in your laptop bag.
Good Rubber bumper and scratchprotected aluminium case, Fast and quiet, Backup software included...
Bad No telephone support...
Bottom line LaCies Rugged All-Terrain portable hard drive is an all-around winner: its fast, durable and it boasts multiple connection options. This belongs in your laptop bag...
Show all