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LaCie Rugged RAID - 4TB

£269.00
LaCie Rugged RAID - 4TB
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Brand Rating
Mediocre Brand
91
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Popularity
Quite Popular
64
Value for Money
Good
79
Age
2 Years Old
77
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A fully loaded but 3 year old 800g external hard drive.
800g Yes 4TB 240MB/s Jun 2016
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LaCie Rugged RAID - 4TB Price History

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Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks.

Having analysed the historic price trend for the LaCie Rugged RAID - 4TB we calculated that there is a 46% chance that prices will remain steady over the next 2 weeks.

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With excellent features but at over 2 years old, we have ranked the LaCie Rugged RAID - 4TB number 101 in high capacity hard drives and number 200 across all external hard drives.

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Kagoo Score
49
Brand Rating
91
Features
65
Value for Money
80
Age

77

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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 77?

LaCie is a mediocre external hard drive brand.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better external hard disk are available. View the latest external hard drive 2019.
This external hard drive has some great features:
Bigger than average hard drive capacity
Faster than average data transfer rate
USB powered
Supports RAID support
Use cases

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.

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Key Reasons For and Against

Bigger than average hard drive capacity
Faster than average data transfer rate
USB powered
Supports RAID support
Faster than average read speed
Faster than average write speed
Has a password protection
Faster than average maximum data transfer rate
Average weight
Bigger Than Average Hard Drive Capacity
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The Rugged RAID - 4TB's hard drive capacity of 4TB is bigger than average when compared to most other external hard disks. It is bigger than 73% of all external hard disks when sorted by this feature. The average hard drive capacity of all external hard disks is 3.2TB, with the smallest being 1GB and the biggest being 64TB.

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Faster Than Average Data Transfer Rate
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Across all the external hard disk drive the data transfer rates range from 5 Mbit/s to 20,000 Mbit/s, and the average data transfer rate is 3,600 Mbit/s. The data transfer rate of the Rugged RAID - 4TB of 10,000 Mbit/s is very fast compared to most other external hard disks. It is in the fastest 3% of all external hard disks when sorted by this feature.

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The LaCie Rugged RAID - 4TB's weight of 800g is pretty typical compared to most other external hard disks. It is heavier than 36% of all external harddisk when ranked by this feature.

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USB Powered
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The Rugged RAID - 4TB is USB powered, as are 80% of external harddisk.

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Supports RAID Support

The Rugged RAID - 4TB supports RAID support. 98% of external hard disks do not support RAID support.

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Faster Than Average Read Speed

The read speed of the LaCie Rugged RAID - 4TB of 240MB/s is faster than 90% of all external hard drive when sorted by this feature. The slowest read speed of external hard disks is 30MB/s, the fastest is 390MB/s, and the average read speed is 150MB/s.

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Faster Than Average Write Speed

The Rugged RAID - 4TB's write speed of 240MB/s is in the fastest 6% of all external hard disks when ranked by this feature. The average write speed of all external hard disks is 130MB/s, with the slowest being 25MB/s and the fastest being 250MB/s.

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Has a Password Protection

The LaCie Rugged RAID - 4TB has a password protection. 84% of external hard disks do not have a password protection.

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Faster Than Average Maximum Data Transfer Rate

The average maximum data transfer rate of all external hard disks is 4,100 Mbit/s, with the slowest being 5 Mbit/s and the fastest being 20,000 Mbit/s. The Rugged RAID - 4TB's maximum data transfer rate of 10,000 Mbit/s is faster than 98% of all external hard drive when ranked by this feature.

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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 RAID - 4TB, and ranked it:

Good Value For Money
This external hard drive is both high quality and a low price, making it excellent value for money.

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LaCie Rugged RAID - 4TB Release Date

June 2016

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When Are Most New LaCie External Hard Drives Released?

We looked at the release dates for new LaCie external harddisks over the last 3 years, but couldn't see any evident pattern.

Four new LaCie external hard drives were released in June 2018 making it the biggest month that year for new LaCie external hard drive releases. The biggest month in 2017 for new LaCie external hard drive releases was January, with 13 new LaCie external hard disk drive released that month. In December 2016, five new LaCie external hard drives were released making it the biggest month that year for new LaCie external hard drive releases.

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How Fast Do LaCie External Hard Drive Prices Drop After Release?

Most external harddisks drop in price by 0% in the first 6 months after release, however LaCie external hard disk drive tend to depreciate faster.

On average LaCie external harddisks drop in price by 4% in the first 6 months after release. On a typical new LaCie external hard drive costing £176, by waiting 6 months before buying you could save on average £6.

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Sorry, we couldn't find any reviews for the LaCie Rugged RAID - 4TB. However we have checked the rating of all LaCie external hard drives and the average score is 49.1%.

LaCie Rugged RAID - 4TB Specification

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

calumet stfa4000400calumetkit, lacie stfa4000400crfb, lacie stfa4000400kitb, lacie stgb8000400a, lacie stgw4000800, lacie 9000601kit, lacie lac9000601, lacie 440mbs, lacie 25quot, lacie 7port, lacie 2big, lacie 1mo

Barcodes

 00093053013301,  00192223035348,  00636156035421,  00652827500500,  00763649087565,  00882658766282,  03660619012909,  05057103163625,  07429502554546,  07636490074882

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