Today LaCie announced the next evolution of its popular 2big professional 2-bay RAID storage solution. Now with Thunderbolt™ 3 technology, the LaCie® 2big Dock delivers fast speeds and massive capacity, making it a powerhouse tool for photographers and videographers.
What does the LaCie 2Big Thunderbolt3 2-Bay look like?
Designed by Neil Poulton, the LaCie 2big Dock is also a sleek yet powerful docking station that provides ports for connecting other devices, a feature that many laptops have sacrificed in recent years.
How can you connect your Mac to the LaCie d2 TB3?
Through a single cable, the LaCie 2big Dock simplifies and centralizes the desktop by directly connecting to a laptop, SD Cards, Compact Flash Cards and other devices. The result is a simplified, more efficient creative workflow.
Who is the new LaCie Thunderbolt 3 2Big designed for?
Creative professionals juggle massive amounts of data and tight timelines, so capacity and speed are critical. With up to 20TB of storage—a twenty five percent increase over the previous version—the LaCie 2big Dock offers professionals enough space for large video and photo libraries including up to 650 hours of 4K 30fps footage or 200,000 raw images.
How fast is the LaCie 2-Big Thunderbolt 3 RAID device?
With speeds of up to 440MB/s, users can transfer one hour of 4K footage in one minute. It also means almost zero lag time when browsing photo libraries in Adobe® Lightroom. Working with compressed 4K or HD footage, videographers can edit quickly and smoothly in Adobe Premiere®Pro.
What can the LaCie 2Big Thunderbolt 3 Edition 3 do for your photo and editing suite?
More than storage, the LaCie 2big Dock is a powerful docking station that helps photographers and videographers simplify their workflows. Featuring:
Front-facing SD and CF Card slot
Allow the pro to directly ingest files off memory cards from a drone, DSLR, GoPro® and other devices into Adobe Lightroom or Premiere Pro.
Super Speed USB 3.0
Take advantage of the connectivity with more than just storage, it charges a phone or connects a shuttle drive or digital camera to offload footage or files.
DisplayPort as well as TB3 over USB-C
Professionals can connect the LaCie 2big Dock to high-resolution 720-1080p or even 4K displays.
Dual Thunderbolt 3 Ports
The LaCie 2Big TB3 can also power a compatible laptop while simultaneously daisy-chaining up to five additional Thunderbolt or one USB-C drive.
USB 3.1 Gen 2 Support
Enables universal compatibility with USB-C and USB 3.0 computers via the included adapter cable.
Thunderbolt Backwards compatibility
Thunderbolt 2 compatibility is also possible with an adapter (sold separately).
What are the other key features of the new LaCie 2big Dock?
- Seagate® IronWolf™ Pro enterprise-class drives and RAID optimization for superior power management and reliability
- LaCie RAID Manager that easily monitors system’s health with audible alarm and email alerts
- Efficient cooling with aluminum enclosure and thermoregulated fan for professional reliability
- A five-year limited warranty
The NEW LaCie 2big Dock
will be available in 12TB, 16TB or 20TB
from Amazon this 2017