GoFlex Desk External Drive

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Flexible, high capacity desktop storage

The GoFlex™ Desk External Drive features high capacities, ease of use and flexible upgrades.

  • USB 2.0 or 3.0 plug-and-play connectivity
  • Easy to upgrade to USB 3.0 or FireWire 800
  • Preloaded with automatic backup and encryption software
  • Includes an illuminated capacity gauge
  • Fits any desktop environment with vertical or horizontal orientation
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Protects your data and privacy

The GoFlex Desk external drive comes preloaded with easy-to-use software that ensures automatic backup of your digital files.

This backup drive also includes powerful encryption software to help protect your data — and your privacy.

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Upgrades in seconds

The GoFlex Desk External Drive features a unique adapter that lets you upgrade instantly or change the drive’s interface for faster transfer speeds. And you can pair this external hard drive with other GoFlex devices for anytime, anywhere access to your data.

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Works with both PCs and Macs

Whether you have a PC or a Mac, or both, you can access and save files on the same GoFlex Desk external hard drive.*

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Flexible upgrades

The GoFlex Desk external drive is a highly flexible external desktop drive. In just seconds, you can upgrade the drive’s interface from USB 2.0 to USB 3.0 or FireWire 800 for up to 10 times faster transfer speeds.

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Automatic backups Always secure

The GoFlex™ Desk external drive comes preloaded with easy-to-use software that:

  • Ensures automatic continuous backup of your data
  • Secures your backed up files and protects your privacy with powerful encryption software
  • Makes managing backup schedules and file encryption easy
  • Delivers at–a–glance drive statistics, including available capacity

Prefect for

  • Store or back up all your photos, movies, music or documents
  • Access your files with both PCs and Macs
  • Protect your data with powerful encryption software

System Requirement

  • Windows® 7, Windows Vista®, Windows® XP (32-bit & 64-bit) operating system or Mac® OS X operating system 10.4.9 or higher
  • USB 2.0 or 3.0 port
  • For the USB 3.0 interface: SuperSpeed USB 3.0 port (required for USB 3.0 transfer speeds or backward compatible with USB 2.0 ports at USB 2.0 transfer speeds)


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