LaCie’s Minimus hard drives are the best desktop hard drives for users who want maximum storage space in an ultra-compact form. At 4.4 by 6.8 inches, the LaCie Minimus is the smallest desktop drive on the market today, making it perfect for even the most space-limited desks.
Despite its handy size, the Minimus packs a lot of high-performance features. Offering either 2 TB or 3 TB of storage space, this desktop hard drive is ideal for regular system backups. Like many LaCie hard drives, the LaCie Minimus 2TB hard drive is equipped with USB 3.0 technology, which significantly speeds up data transfers. Combined with high storage capacities, these speeds make file transfers and backups more convenient. LaCie Minimus USB 3.0 hard drives are also backward-compatible with USB 2.0, so these drives can be used with most desktops and laptops today, whether Mac or PC.
LaCie’s Minimus drives are built with durable brushed aluminum cases to protect the drives from damage caused by vibration or impact. For added convenience, these desktop hard drives can operate in ‘Eco’ mode, reducing power consumption by up to 77 percent.