The GoFlex Desk external drive delivers high-capacity storage and automatic, continuous backup with encryption for all your files with its pre-loaded software. The included USB 3.0 plug-and-play adapter makes it easy to connect to your computer and displays the drive's available storage capacity. The streamlined design complements any modern workspace, and as the world's most versatile external desktop drive, you now have the ability to upgrade your connection interface to suit your needs. This drive is great for allowing you to save or access your videos, photos, music or files.
Store over 16,000 hours of music on the 1TB GoFlex Drive
Store, back up and encrypt all your files with plug-and-play USB 3.0 connectivity
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Protect your files with GoFlex's built-in back-up software
SuperSpeed USB 3.0 for Faster Performance
The GoFlex Desk drive includes a USB 3.0 interface that provides up to 10x faster data transfer rates compared to USB 2.0 interfaces. USB 3.0 is backward compatible with USB 2.0 so you have the flexibility to access files from any PC.
Plug-and-Play with Automatic Backup Software
The Seagate GoFlex's built-in backup software ensures automatic continuous backup of your data. It secures your backed up files and protects your privacy with powerful encryption software. The Seagate Dashboard management tool software provides easy management of backup schedules, file encryption, and at-a-glance drive statistics, including available capacity.
Access Files with the Interface of Your Choice
Use the advanced USB 3.0 interface for maximum compatibility with standard desktops and laptops. USB 3.0 works with PCs equipped with a USB 3.0 port for maximum file transfer speeds, but also works with standard USB 2.0 ports. Or upgrade to FireWire 800 or powered eSATA by pairing the drive with the appropriate GoFlex upgrade cable. (Upgrade cables sold separately.)
Enhanced Versatility Is a Snap
Plug-and-play connectivity options let you protect, store, and do more. The GoFlex Storage System allows you to upgrade the way you access your digital content without having to replace your drive. Upgrade cables and kits make it easy to move from USB 3.0 to eSATA or FireWire 800 for even faster transfer speeds for your large files and HD movies. Extend your digital life so you can access and share your files from anywhere.
What's in the Box
The Seagate GoFlex Desk drive, backup with encryption software pre-loaded on drive, GoFlex USB 3.0 interface adapter, 18-inch USB 3.0 cable, quick start guide, 2-year limited warranty.
Seagate GoFlex Desk v2.0 Specifications
| ||TB1 ||2TB1 ||3TB1 ||4TB1 |
|Model Number ||STAC1000103 ||STAC2000106 ||STAC3000102 ||STAC4000100 |
|Interface ||USB 3.0 ||USB 3.0 ||USB 3.0 ||USB 3.0 |
|How Much Will it Store? |
| Digital Music (Hours) ||16,660 ||33,320 ||49,980 ||66,640 |
| Digital Photos (Files) |
Average file size using cameras highest
resolution JPEG mode
|320,000 ||640,000 ||960,000 ||1,280,000 |
| Digital Videos (Hours) ||1,000 ||2,000 ||3,000 ||4,000 |
| DVD Quality (Movies) |
Based on standard 2 hour movie
|250 ||500 ||750 ||1,000 |
| HD Video (Hours) |
Based on H.264 compression at a
|250 ||500 ||750 ||1,000 |
|1One gigabyte, or GB, equals one billion bytes and one terabyte, or TB, equals one trillion bytes when referring to hard drive capacity. |
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