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Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex 500 GB USB 2.0 Ultra-Portable External Hard Drive STAA500101 (Silver)

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  • Upgradable to USB 3.0, FireWire 800 or eSATA or access content over the network and on TV
  • USB 2.0 plug-and-play drive
  • Easy-to-use preloaded backup and encryption software
  • Upgradable to USB 3.0, FireWire 800 or eSATA or access content over the network and on TV

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Connectivity Technology usb, firewire usb usb, firewire
Digital Storage Capacity 500 GB 1 TB 1 TB 500 GB
File System NTFS NTFS NTFS NTFS
Hard Disk Description Portable Portable Portable Portable
Hard-Drive Size 500 GB 1 TB 1 TB 500 GB
Hardware Connectivity USB 2.0 USB 3.0 USB 3.0 USB 3.0
Item Dimensions 3.19 x 4.39 x 0.57 in 2.99 x 4.47 x 0.38 in 0.6 x 4.8 x 3.2 in 0.59 x 3.27 x 4.92 in
Item Weight 5.28 ounces 5.28 ounces 6.4 ounces 5.28 ounces
Memory Storage Capacity 500 GB 1,000 1 TB 500 GB
Model Year 2011 2013 2015 2011
Size 500 GB 1TB 1TB 500 GB

Product description

Capacity:500 GB  |  Color:Silver

Product Description

The GoFlex ultra-portable drive makes it easy to store, back up and encrypt all your files with its plug-and-play USB 2.0 connectivity. This drive is great for taking with you on business trips, vacations and on the go allowing you to save or access your videos, photos, music or files. The GoFlex ultra-portable USB 2.0 drive interface returns fast transfer speeds and the GoFlex system allows you to upgrade to USB 3.0, FireWire 800 or eSATA by pairing the drive with the appropriate GoFlex upgrade cable. Extend your content beyond your PC and enjoy it on your TV, over your network, or on-the-go by using it in combination with our GoFlex family of products.

From the Manufacturer

The GoFlex ultra-portable drive makes it easy to store, back up and encrypt all your files with its plug-and-play USB 2.0 connectivity. This drive is great for taking with you on business trips, vacations and on the go allowing you to save or access your videos, photos, music or files. The GoFlex ultra-portable USB 2.0 drive interface returns fast transfer speeds and the GoFlex system allows you to upgrade to USB 3.0, FireWire 800 or eSATA by pairing the drive with the appropriate GoFlex upgrade cable. Extend your content beyond your PC and enjoy it on your TV, over your network, or on-the-go by using it in combination with our GoFlex family of products.

Seagate GoFlex Drive
Store over 16,000 hours of music on the 1TB GoFlex Drive

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Store, back up and encrypt all your files with plug-and-play USB 2.0 connectivity

Seagate GoFlex Drive
Protect your files with GoFlex's built-in back-up software
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 standard USB 2.0 interface for maximum compatibility with standard desktops and laptops. Or upgrade to USB 3.0, FireWire 800 or powered eSATA by pairing the drive with the appropriate GoFlex upgrade cable.

Free your Files

With the included NTFS driver for Mac, you can now interchangeably store and access files from PC and Mac computers without reformatting. The NTFS driver is simply installed once on your Mac computer, allowing it to access and store files in a PC compatible format. (Reformatting to HFS+ required to use backup software for Mac or Time Machine software.)

Extend Your Content Beyond the PC

The GoFlex ultra-portable drive is the heart of the GoFlex Storage System, and by combining it with other GoFlex Storage System products you can enjoy your content on your TV, access files from any PC or Mac computer on your network, from a mobile device, or via the internet while on-the-go.

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 up from USB 2.0 to USB 3.0, eSATA or FireWire 800 for up to 10x 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 ultra-portable drive, backup with encryption software pre-loaded on drive, NTFS driver for Mac pre-loaded on drive, GoFlex USB 2.0 interface adapter, 18-inch USB 2.0 cable, quick start guide, 2-year limited warranty.

Get the Most from Your Drive with GoFlex Upgrade Cables

USB 3.0
GoFlex USB 3.0 Upgrade Cable
  • 10X faster transfer speed than USB 2.0
  • Backwards-compatible with USB 2.0
USB 3.0
GoFlex USB 3.0 Upgrade Kit
  • 10X faster transfer speed than USB 2.0
  • Includes PC Card adapter, USB power connector and USB 3.0 cable
    --everything needed to upgrade your laptop to USB 3.0
  • Backwards compatible with USB 2.0
eSATA
GoFlex eSATA Upgrade Cable
  • 6X faster transfer speeds than USB 2.0
  • Powered by eSATA/USB combo port, no external power required
FireWire 800
GoFlex FireWire 800 Upgrade Cable
  • 2x faster transfer speeds than USB 2.0

Seagate GoFlex Ultra-Portable Drive Specifications

320GB1 500GB1 750GB1 1TB1
Model Number STAA320100 STAA500100 STAA750100 STAA1000100
Interface USB 2.0 USB 2.0 USB 2.0 USB 2.0
Available Colors Black | Silver Black | Silver | Blue | Red Black Black
How Much Will it Store?
Digital Music Digital Music (Hours) 5,331 8,330 12,495 16,660
Digital Photos Digital Photos (Files)
Average file size using cameras highest resolution JPEG mode
102,400 160,000 240,000 320,000
Digital Videos Digital Videos (Hours) 320 500 750 1,000
DVD Quality DVD Quality (Movies)
Based on standard 2 hour movie
80 125 188 250
HD Video HD Video (Hours)
Based on H.264 compression at a 6.75Mbs bitrate
80 125 188 250
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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Capacity:500 GB  |  Color:Silver

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Capacity: 500 GB|Color: Black|Verified Purchase
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