LaCie Mobile Drive is our pick for Best HDD of CES 2019

This week at CES, LaCie is showing off the latest in their collection of mobile storage solutions. The drive aims to balance sleek design and impressive capacity, making the LaCie Mobile Drive our pick for Best HDD of CES 2019.

The LaCie Mobile Drive aims for both style and capacity

For the Mobile Drive, LaCie combines a unique diamond-cut design and sleek form factor with capacities up to 5TB. The drive connects via USB 3.1 Type-C and is compatible with both Mac and PC computer systems. In addition to a UBD Type-C cable, the Mobile Drive is also packaged with a USB 3.0 to USB-C cable so that it can be connected to older laptops and desktops.

Along with plug-and-play functionality on both MacOS and Windows machines, the drive also offers one-click and automatic backup. LaCie, in a press release, emphasizes the value of the capacity of the Mobile Drive, stating that “LaCie Mobile Drive is ideal for an ever-growing digital library with its capacity topping out at a massive 5TB.”

Designed for creative professionals

Along with substantial storage capacity, the LaCie Mobile Drive also employs a carefully crafted diamond-cut design meant to pair well the Apple MacBook. To further appeal to creative professionals, the Mobile Drive also comes with a one-month subscription to the Adobe Creative Cloud All Apps plan.

Pricing and availability

The LaCie Mobile Drive is slated to be available in January and will be offered in 1, 2, 4 and 5TB capacities. Purchase also includes a 2-year limited warranty. For more information, visit

Nicole LaJeunesse
Nicole LaJeunesse
Nicole LaJeunesse is a professional writer and a curious person who loves to unpack stories on anything from music, to movies, to gaming and beyond.

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