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LaCie Rugged Triple - 2TB

LaCie Rugged Triple - 2TB
66
Brand Rating
Good Brand
74
Features
Good Features
65
Value for Money
Good
67
Kagoo Score
Good
Our Verdict:
A good spec but only average value for money 260g external hard drive. It is USB powered and has a password protection.
Features We Love:
USB powered
Has a password protection
2TB
800 Mbit/s
DATA TRANSFER
RATE
5,400 RPM
HARD DRIVE
ROTATIONAL
260g
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LaCie Rugged Triple - 2TB Price History

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up.

There is a 44% chance that the price of the LaCie Rugged Triple - 2TB will go up in the next 2 weeks. We forecast that prices might increase by up to $4 over this period.

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With very good features, we have ranked the LaCie Rugged Triple - 2TB number 46 across all external hard drives.

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67
Kagoo Score
67
Brand Rating
74
Features
66
Value for Money

67

67
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 67?

LaCie is a good external hard drive brand.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better external hard drives are available.
This external hard drive has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
USB powered
Has a password protection
Very slow data transfer rate
Very slow hard drive speed

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each external hard drive by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age and value for money.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the external hard drive is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec external hard drives come to market, the older external hard drives will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

74
Features

Key Reasons For and Against

USB powered
Has a password protection
ok hard drive capacity
ok weight
Very slow data transfer rate
Very slow hard drive speed
ok Hard Drive Capacity
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The Rugged Triple - 2TB's hard drive capacity of 2TB is ok compared to most other external harddisk. It is in the biggest 37% of all external harddisk when ranked by this feature.

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Very Slow Data Transfer Rate

External hard drive have data transfer rates of between 5 Mbit/s and 40,000 Mbit/s, and the average data transfer rate is 3,800 Mbit/s. The Rugged Triple - 2TB's data transfer rate of only 800 Mbit/s is slower than average when compared to most other external hard drive. It is in the slowest 29% of all external hard drive when sorted by this feature.

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Very Slow Hard Drive Speed

Across all the external harddisk the hard drive speeds range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 6,200 RPM. The hard drive speed of the Rugged Triple - 2TB of only 5,400 RPM is in the slowest 30% of all external hard drive when ordered by this feature.

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The Rugged Triple - 2TB's weight of 260g is ok compared to most other external hard drive. It is in the heaviest 47% of all external hard disk drives when ordered by this feature.

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USB Powered
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The LaCie Rugged Triple - 2TB is USB powered, as are 80% of external hard disk drives.

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Has a Password Protection

The Rugged Triple - 2TB has a password protection. 83% of external hard disks do not have a password protection.

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Value for Money

Value for Money

We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. An external hard drive with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

We have analysed the LaCie Rugged Triple - 2TB, and ranked it:

Budget Choice
This external hard drive has a low quality score, but also a low price - choose this if you’re looking to save money on a purchase.

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LaCie Rugged Triple - 2TB
Poor Value for Money Budget Choice
Price

Whilst the product is in the most expensive 72% of external hard drive, it has mediocre features and at $229.99 it appears to be great value for money overall.

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Sorry, we couldn't find any reviews for the LaCie Rugged Triple - 2TB. However we have checked the rating of all LaCie external hard drives and the average score is 66.6%.

LaCie Rugged Triple - 2TB Specification

Key Features
Weight
USB Powered
Hard Drive Capacity
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Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Speed
Features
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Password Protection
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Performance
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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

lacie firewire800, lacie lac9000448, lacie 9000448

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