LaCie 5big Thunderbolt

  • LaCie 5big Thunderbolt
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  • Good-to-excellent speeds.
  • Thunderbolt cable is included.
  • Easily replaceable disks.


  • Only supports two RAID models.

Expert reviews and ratings

By on 80

Extremely powerful and fast. Ideal for serious video and photo editors. Enough storage to last a...

By TweakTown on 92

The 5Big Thunderbolt from LaCie is a true enthusiasts dream, but before we go too far, let's discuss the build quality of the unit. When I first received the 5Big at my doorstep, I was pleasantly surprised by the overall girth of the box. After having...

By Videomaker on

Oh the woes of being a video editor. Most people get along fine with their out of the box workstation, even for professional uses, but not us. While many creative professionals could use more power and more speed out of their machine, we face a somewhat...

By Mac|Life on 80

The 5big Thunderbolt Series’ top speeds are downright incredible, and the average speeds are great, too, but the price restricts it to pro-level video work. Product 5big Thunderbolt Series Company LaCie Contact Price $2,199 (20TB,...

By Macworld UK on 100

The 5big Thunderbolt concentrates on doing storage and Thunderbolt connectivity well, making it a fast and spacious solution. The 5big Thunderbolt is part of LaCie’s range of multi-bay storage devices. It’s identical in looks to others in the 5big...

By on

The LaCie 5big Thunderbolt really shows off the excellent performance you can get with the Thunderbolt interface. By just connecting one cable you have immediate access to 20 TB of really fast storage. It's perfect if you work with large photos and...

By StorageReview on

Thunderbolt has two primary selling points: greater throughput and the ability to daisy chain Thunderbolt devices. External storage that can take full advantage of Thunderbolt’s transfer speeds is still emerging, so the 5big Thunderbolt positions...

By CNET Australia on 80

Though it lacks RAID 5, the speedy 5big Thunderbolt is still worth the hefty investment, and is a better buy than competing...

International Review By Hardware.Info on

De reden waarom je dit ding zou kopen is opslag, heel veel opslag die snel is en die je makkelijk aan je Mac kunt koppelen. 25 TB op vijf supersnelle schijven is natuurlijk heel erg interessant als je veel en vaak met grote bestanden werkt. De schijven...

International Review By on

Modularité, performances et capacité résument a eux seuls les qualités intrinsèques du LaCie 5big Thunderbolt Series, mais à quel prix ? Car, si le produit jouit d'une conception éprouvée (il se montre robuste et particulièrement silencieux) et d'un...

International Review By Hardware.Info on

De LaCie 5big Thunderbolt: biedt uitstekende prestaties via één simpel kabeltje en laat heel goed zien wat de mogelijkheden zijn van deze aansluiting. In een handomdraai heb je een enorme opslagruimte en uitstekende prestaties tot je beschikking. De...