Best External Hard Drive for Video Editing? — LaCie Rugged RAID Pro

Quick look at the LaCie Rugged RAID Pro — a cool new external hard drive for video editors and creators. ****** Big thanks to VidIQ for helping make this NAB coverage possible: I’ve using VidIQ for a few years and now and it;s one of my secret weapons for getting more views and subscribers on YouTube. Go to to start using VidIQ FREE today!

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1. Introducing The LaCie Rugged RAID Pro | Lighter, Faster, With Built-In UHS-II SD Card Reader & USB-C

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In this video Sean Cannell from Think Media checks an external hard drive for video editing. Is the lacie rugged thunderbolt usb-c the best external hard drive for video editing? Check out the video and decide for yourself!


Tylers Fishing Posts says:

Very cool I can see where a lot of people can use this.

Juan Camacho says:

Your intro video is great! Can I ask who made it for you?

Ryan Schneider VLOGS says:

I need that so badly! I havent figured out a good storage system for all my footage. I really need a RAID or a system that will hold a lot of 4k Data and be backedup

Captain Steven Markovich says:

Nice video. Is it available? I can’t find it anywhere Thanks

Bogey Bognar says:

Hey is there a way to delete all my comments without having to delete/restart my channel?I want to start youtubering regularly but ive made some immature/controversial comments in the past that I would like to clean up so it doesnt associate with my channel once I grow it so people dont take me less seriously just because I said something stupid in the past.

A Family of 5 says:

Who created your intro?

Soumie Soum says:

I want to get a LaCie hard-drive but not sure which one to go for as they have multiple ones. I am using a MacBook Pro, want a 2TB +, and have a budget of 400$ max. I am gonna use it to save both footage (videos) and photos as well as editing on AVID Media Composer. So guys, can you please tell me what do you recommend?

Fantastic Calamity says:

RAID Striped… Not strip. you are not stripping anything. Not stripping wire or on a pole. Stripe, like a stripe on a skunk.

RAID Striping. NOT RAID Stripping.

striping, mirroring and parity… Simple.

Mulder030 says:

I have found the ‘Western Digital – My Passport’ external hard drives to be the best for my situation. Reliable and great price.

RGMG says:

Great timing with this video. Anyone know the exact *MODEL NUMBER* for this drive (LaCie Rugged RAID Pro)??
Just went to the Laci website and wow…lots of different model numbers. Though I think the older model (STFA4000400) w/ RAID, 4TB Storage, Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 (240MB/s) may fit my needs. I know it’s not out yet but perhaps someone already has a model number so thought I would ask.

Ronald Ciubuc says:

I am currently using a my cloud from Western Digital.. I like and hate it.. it’s Soo time consuming to use it sometimes and I’ve had a few WD drives and the software sucks to use with it..

Lokesh Mamidi says:

Super video super voice public place noise cancel voice this product review please think help youtubers

tina posts stuff says:

LaCie is the best! So glad they’re adding these new features!

Marcelo Gori says:

Amazing portable HD, especially with 4TB !!!!!! I have few of those with small capacity ( 1TB ) and I love then

Le Seynt says:

such a great review!! thanks!

Mango Breeze says:

im a new channel. im also a birb. check me out! (ps love your vids. so helpful)

Gerard Mcveigh says:

Hey you don’t no the date this will be out?? i no you said mid year

CouchToCafe says:

Was just looking for a new external HD! Great video, thanks.

Star Sky says:

Im always wish to win for your give a way before for want grow my channel .but now not coz my dream never come true only dream lol ☹

Ian Corzine says:

I love the SD card reader option!!

Joey Serna says:

Maybe I missed it but does this hard drive have an internal power source?

Pdalefaja ! says:

Hey Sean, I’m currently using a Samsung T5 500GB SSD Drive. I got it because it was one of the most affordable SSD’s on the market. But I’m curious about this Lacie drive. Is it an SSD, u didn’t mention that in the vid? Thanks in advance.

Andre Kreitlein says:

I like this Disk basically, but I stop buying them, because I bought 3 and allways the USB Port broke on the disk. I’m not sure if they really solved this problem, I really found lot of people who had same problems. What is your experience?

Adventures With Eli says:

when is this coming out?

Geoff Lee says:

am i the only one that love the intro style and the soundtrack everytime i see new vids on this channel?

Jacob Hallberg says:

#QOTD I’m currently just backing up my footage to my computer, but I also keep the most recent stuff on my phone (which is what I use to record all my footage). And once every week I upload to YouTube and use that as my cloud backup.

Keinth Badiang says:

who won the giveaway?

Thunderholdt says:

Not yet, but this definitely helps to point me in the right direction. Thanks!

JosieM says:

Thanks for teaching me new technology! I use a Seagate regular hard drive for my backup YT videos and photos for videos. I like this idea of having editing software on an ext HD.

ComedyClubE SERIES says:

Great camera

Zenith FPV says:

Link to product?

Seedubya Tech says:

I like the look of the lacie ones. I need some thing for travel that’s tough.

Joseph Moser says:

Anyone know how this would compare to an ssd. Say the T5? Would thunderbolt on an HDD make it faster than an ssd?

stx333 says:

What’s this song?

Igotsole Inc says:

I currently have the lacie mini 4tb

Chris Mega Games says:

And sold with that data recovery

Glimmer Hulk says:

i am a big fan but i disagree with the vidiq i think that socialblade would be better

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