Lacie has announced a new hard disk drive designed by Neil Poulton, offering a sleek and compact form for external storage.
The new external HDD is available in capacities of 320GB, 500GB, 750GB and 1TB. Lacie says The Hard Disk, Design by Neil Poulton is ultra compact for a desktop drive and features natural heat dissipation due to a sturdy casing with bottom plate holes for natural airflow â€“ enabling fan-less operation.
The device comes preloaded with LaCieâ€™s â€˜1-Clickâ€™ Backup Software for PC and Mac to back up an entire system and to make it ready for upgrading when the computerâ€™s hard drive is full.
Also preloaded is the LaCie Setup Assistant, a new utility that optimizes the drive according to a userâ€™s needs and automatically copies the manual and utilities to the computer.
The Hard Disk, Design by Neil Poulton retails at $120 for the 320GB, $150 (500GB), $250 (750GB) and $400 for the 1 Terabyte model.