LaCie Starck Desktop Hard Drive USB2

  • LaCie Starck Desktop Hard Drive USB2
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  • Fast; affordable.


  • Bulky and heavy; odd button system.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Web User on 80

The intriguing-looking LaCie Starck is at the top end of the price scale for 1TB hard disks. Looking like a blob of molten metal oozing out of its case, this model has been designed by world-famous designer Phillippe Starck and is the latest in a long...

By Expert Reviews on 100

The LaCie Stark is an attractive, robust and good value 1TB desktop hard disk....

By Electronicsme on 68

Transfer speeds on the LaCie Starck Desktop Hard Drive 301889KUA do become a choke point when you are looking at regularly transferring a large amount of data to the unit. The touch interface is an innovative approach to a backup solution and the 2TB...

By DigitalVersus on 80

Software suite Like most manufacturers, LaCie delivers its external hard drives with a software suite. The one on the Starck Mobile Hard Drive has the Genie Backup assistant. It doesn’t do much that other suites don’t: it can launch an...

By Macworld UK on 60

LaCie’s Starck Desktop Hard Drive provides 1TB or 2TB of storage in a stylish casing (we tested the 1TB version), offering good read speeds. The striking case is the work of superstar French designer Philippe Starck. An LED shines the...

By TechRadar on 80

External hard drives can be a mundane product, but this collaboration between peripherals manufacturer LaCie and world-famous industrial designer Philippe Starck seeks to buck the trend, with a device that's as beautiful as it is functional. The...

By Macworld on 80

The Starck Desktop Hard Drive is one of the fastest USB drives weve tested. While its heavy, unconventional design may put-off some users and its gimmicky button wont set the industry ablaze, LaCie makes up for any gaudiness with...

By Good Gear Guide on 75

LaCies Starck Desktop Hard Drive has a striking design. However, it only offers a USB 2.0 connection -- it wont be as fast as drives with eSATA and FireWire 800 connections....

International Review By Alt om DATA on 80

Starcks signaturtegn og en drevstatus-led bliver projiceret på bordet, og det er fikst. Frontpanelet er berøringsfølsomt og virker som en genvejsknap, der kan indstilles til at starte en applikation, åbne en fil eller slutte drevet...

International Review By Les Numériques on 80

Si vous n'avez que faire de l'eSATA et que son allure vous a conquis, il sera votre 5...