14b LaCie Releases RuggedKey USB 3.0 Flash Drive

LaCie introduced the RuggedKey, a USB 3.0 "designed for life's adventures," as it puts it. The drive is characterized with its metal main body, which slides into a rubberized cylindrical cap, which protects it from 100 meter drops, and boasts of IP-54 certification to back its claims.

LaCie introduced the RuggedKey, a USB 3.0 "designed for life's adventures," as it puts it. The drive is characterized with its metal main body, which slides into a rubberized cylindrical cap, which protects it from 100 meter drops, and boasts of IP-54 certification to back its claims.

14c LaCie Releases RuggedKey USB 3.0 Flash Drive

The best part of the RuggedKey is that it's a USB 3.0 flash-drive, capable of transfer-rates as high as 150 MB/s, when connected to a USB 3.0 host. The drive also supports AES 256-bit data encryption. It is available in two capacities, 16 GB and 32 GB. 

14d LaCie Releases RuggedKey USB 3.0 Flash Drive

Measuring 53 x 27 x 21 mm, the LaCie RuggedKey weighs about 30 g. Its main body is made of plastic and aluminum, while its protective shell is made of rubber. The  main body locks into the shell. It holds a key-ring for your other keys. 

14e LaCie Releases RuggedKey USB 3.0 Flash Drive

The RuggedKey USB 3.0 flash-drive from LaCie starts at US $39.99 for the 16 GB variant, while the 32 GB variant is priced at US $69.99.