(+) design, size, weights, speed, quick installation and connection, no need for external power (-) due to its small size it might be more vulnerable to falls and physical damage (*) (On Ciao since: 12/2009)
Harddrives have never been this cool! A stylish, trendy box, this Seagate externaldrive is not just a great storage unit but...... more
Harddrives have never been this cool! A stylish, trendy box, this Seagate externaldrive is not just a great storage unit but is also a lifestyle addition to your gadget collection. And as for the performance, its simple plug and play demands no driver installation at all. USB 2.0 enables speedy data transfer and works with both Windows and MAC. Buying the Seagate externaldrive is like getting a digital warehouse! Whatâ''s in the box:Seagate External Portable DriveQuick start guideUSB 2.0 cable2 year limited warranty
USB Host Powered:N. Remote Access:N. Wireless Capability:N. Slave USB Port:N. PC Interface:SATA II. One Touch Backup Button:N. ExternalHard...... more
USB Host Powered:N. Remote Access:N. Wireless Capability:N. Slave USB Port:N. PC Interface:SATA II. One Touch Backup Button:N. ExternalHardDrive Size (in):2.5. Storage Type:HardDrive. Type:Internal. Capacity:750GB.
Advantages: Great invention, reasonable price, large capacity Disadvantages: Bulky, noisy
...I store a lot of photos, music and documents on my laptop and was finding I was needing to delete documents or put things on cds to enable me to save more data on my laptop. This was getting to be a pain, so I took a trip to PC World to see what options there were. I spoke to an advisor and on special offer was this Seagate External Hard drive, instead of the RRP of £120 I got this hard drive...
Advantages: Fast, high capacity storage. Well built, looks good. 2 year warranty, No fan. Disadvantages: No fan.
...I've just rebuilt a couple of PCs and realised my external USB hard drive was no longer big enough to use to back them both up. Accordingly, I started looking around for a bigger drive. I was going to buy a bare drive and stick it in a spare external case but as I wandered in to PC World, I saw this little beauty on sale with a nice reduction in price to a mere £85 or so.
I've previously seen...
Advantages: Good price available on the web. Quiet. Plug and play. Disadvantages: Isn't really that portable. Bulky.
..., and didn?t really want to pay a small fortune for it. After looking for a while I came across an older model, the Seagate 320GB External Hard Drive, which cost a very reasonable £30, although you do have to search around a bit to find one.
Now Seagate are known for their very minimalist packaging, and so it proved, as the drive arrived in a smallish black recyclable cardboard box with just the Seagate...