LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt USB-C 500GB Solid State Drive

Water and Drop resistant USB-C Thunderbolt Mobile Hard Drive

With the new LaCie Rugged, even if you go off-road, your project stays on time. With IP 54-rated resistance to the elements and blinding-fast speeds through Thunderbolt & USB-C you don’t have to compromise between durability, mobility, and speed.

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This drive marries legendary Rugged durability with a cutting-edge Thunderbolt & USB-C ports for compatibility with next-generation computers like the latest Apple Macbook. Beyond being rain, drop, and crush resistant, the LaCie Rugged USB-C is also backwards compatible with USB 3.0 and USB 2.0.  The SSD boosts performance to 510 MB/s for incredible transfer speeds.

  • Thunderbolt speeds of up to 510 MB/s
  • Bus powered for complete mobility
  • Shock, dust, and water resistant for all-terrain use
  • design by neil poulton
More Information
Capacity 500GB


  • 500GB


  • 1 x Integrated Thunderbolt 2
  • 1 x USB-C Port

Internal Storage Media

  • 1 x Solid State Drive

All-Terrain Resistance

  • Dust & Water: IP 54 rated (when cover is attached)
  • Shock: drops of up to 2 meters (6.6 feet) (in non-operating mode)
  • Pressure: Run over by a 1-ton car (1000 kg / 2205 lbs)
  • Theft: password protection with AES 256-bit software encryption


  • LaCie Backup Assistant (easy way to set up automatic computer backups)
  • LaCie Private-Public (protect data with AES 256-bit encryption)

Dimensions (W x D x H)

  • 89 x 140 x 24 mm / 3.5 x 5.5 x 1 in.


  • 1 TB & 2 TB: 350 g | 12.3 oz

System Requirements

  • Computer with a Thunderbolt 2, USB-C, USB 3.0, or USB 2.0 port
  • Operating system:
      • USB 3.0: Latest version of Windows 7, Windows 8 / Mac OS X 10.6 or later
  • Minimum free disk space: 600 MB recommended
  • LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt/USB-C
  • USB-C to USB 3.0 cable (USB 2.0 compatible) (50cm / 19.7 in.)
  • Quick Install Guide
  • Removable cover