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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

Hard drive with massive space

Advantages: Around 160mb/s transfer speeds when using USB 3.0
Disadvantages: No ventilation fan, no option to use vertically

Super fast, super sized and very quiet... What more could you ask for in an external hard drive? USB 3.0? Check! I brought this hard drive from a shop on ebay for about £70 which I felt wasn't too bad for such a large hard drive and more so one with US ...

playsafe001 08.05.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Seagate Expansion Desktop STBV2000200 2 TB

An Excellent High Capacity portable USB 3.0 drive

Advantages: Genuinely portable, good read/write performance. Reputable manufacturer.
Disadvantages: The bundled software functioanality is limited. Bundled USB3.0 lead is a little short.

...NB I have inadvertently associated this review with the wrong Seagate product in the Ciao catalogue -I have requested admin's help to resolve the error but meanwhile readers should take note of the discrepancy! Seagate Backup Plus Fast 4 ...

davejbee 06.02.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Seagate Expansion Desktop STBV2000200 2 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