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Extraordinary capacity at extraordinary price

Advantages: Huge capacity at a very low cost per gigabyte
Disadvantages: Don't commit all your treasured files to just one device

It seems not that long ago that I bought my first PC, it had an absolutely astonishingly generous 100Mb hard disk “who could realistically want any more” I thought? Yeah right Grandad! OK that was over 20 years ago, the standard ‘portable media’ was the ...

dobieg 24.12.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Seagate Backup Plus STDT5000200 5 TB

Seagate's Shiny Storage Solution

Advantages: Plug & Play. Ultra-portable. Very easy to use. Looks.
Disadvantages: None at this price point.

IN FIVE YEARS TIME… Several years ago, after much deliberation and painstaking research, I made a very astute purchase for my new Dell desktop PC. Forking out £150 for an external, powered, 250GB hard drive seemed an excellent investment, and so it ...

Hishyeness 18.06.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Seagate Expansion 500GB

Seagate Expansion - Top Bit Of Kit

Advantages: Looks Good, Reliable, Quiet
Disadvantages: Newer Better Versions Out

Seagate Expansion 500gb External Desktop Drive About 44 years ago, NASA managed to launch a man into space and land him on the moon, get him to walk around and bit and make world history, and all of that was done on a computer with ‘apparently’ the ...

Shellshocker 29.01.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Seagate Expansion 500GB

seagate 500 GB "portable" drive

Advantages: portable, no external power, good looks, large storage
Disadvantages: nothing as such..

I got a Seagate external hard drive about a semester ago as i was runnning out of space on my laptop with all the songs,videos,games and college stuff. So here is the review for Seagate 500GB HDD after six months of ruthless usage: some impressive featu ...

misteekable 01.01.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Seagate Expansion 500GB

High speed, high capacity desktop external hard drive

Advantages: High speed, high capacity, good price, good warranty on accessories
Disadvantages: bulky, need its own power supply

Introduction: A year ago I would never consider buying a high (TB) capacity external hard disk to backup data from my computers. I have two 500MB external hard drives (Seagate Expansion Portable Drive 500 GB USB3 and Verbatim Store 'n' Go Portable 500 ...

volcano 27.12.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Seagate Expansion Desktop STBV2000200 2 TB