The LaCie SAFE Mobile Hard Drive guards your files thanks to biometric technology with fingerprint recognition grants access to its contents. Once registered, simply swipe your finger over the sensor and you will be automatically recognized as an authorized user enabling the drive to unlock. This cutting-edge technology based on a unique biological user trait is far more secure, convenient and user-friendly than password or smart-card protection. Trust the LaCie SAFE Mobile Hard Drive for storing and transporting your private files. Your data will remain secure if it's stolen or lost when you're on the go; there is no technology available today enabling fingerprint corruption. This level of security allows for protecting financial information at work and on the road without any concern. The LaCie SAFE Mobile Hard Drive with its pure and compact design is so small that you can easily slip it into your pocket or any bag. Safeguard your confidential data, whether you are at the office or at home. This access protection is ideal for parents who wish to keep children away from viewing content stored on their hard drive. Up to 5 different users can be registered with different access privileges such as read/write or read only. Because it's Intelligence embedded, the LaCie SAFE Mobile Hard Drive is plug & play and cross-platform. Securely transport files from one location to another without having to carry any CD driver or power adapter (USB bus-powered). This Hi-Speed USB 2.0 mobile hard drive is compatible with Windows 2000/XP and Mac OS 10.2.x or higher. It¿s (Change to: It’s) easy-to-use and conveniently secure. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Windows? 2000, XP, Vista™ / Mac OS 10.2.x or higher, PC or Mac with built-in powered USB bus, Pentium? II 350 MHz / G3 processor compatible or greater, Minimum 128MB of RAM. BOX CONTENTS: LaCie SAFE Mobile Hard Drive, Hi-Speed USB 2.0 cable, USB power-sharing cable, CD with User’s Manual, Quick Start Guide.