Backup Plus Portable Drive for Mac USM

Backup Plus Portable Drive for Mac

Take-along backup

Always there to save, protect, and then share your digital life.

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What’s Included?

  • Seagate Backup Plus drive
  • Seagate Dashboard pre-loaded on drive
  • USB 3.0 interface adapter
  • 18-inch USB 3.0 cable
  • Quick start guide
  • 2-year limited warranty

The Backup Plus portable drive for Mac from Seagate is the simple way to protect and share your entire digital life—without getting in the way of the rest of your life.

  • Mac OS and Time-Machine® ready out of the box
  • Automatically save photos from your social networks
  • Share photos and video to social networks with a click
  • Easily increase transfer speeds by upgrading to Thunderbolt™ technology
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What is Backup Plus?

Backup Plus is the amazing line of external drives from Seagate that lets you do more with photos and movies, protect everything in your digital life, and manage it all from a single, intuitive dashboard.

  • Flexible backup that's fully compatible with Time Machine software
  • Save the photos you’ve shared online—automatically
  • Share photos and videos on social networks like Facebook and Flickr
  • Upgrade your connection in a snap with swappable adapters

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Time Machine ready

Set it up for easy, automatic backups on your Mac. Since it is Mac formatted out of the box, simply plug it in, set it, and forget it.

Also works with PCs.

Also works with PCs.

Use it interchangeably on your Mac or PC computer without reformatting.

USB 3.0 plug-and-play

USB 3.0 plug-and-play

You can also easily upgrade to Thunderbolt technology or FireWire® 800, with add-on adapters (sold separately.)

Thunderbolt and the Thunderbolt logo are trademarks of Intel Corporation in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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Protect...
Photos, videos, and more—on the go.

Life is full of amazing moments you want to remember forever. The Backup Plus for Mac portable drive goes where you go and works perfectly with Apple’s Time Machine® software to provide easy backups. So no matter where “life happens,” your memories are always protected.

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Save...
Your social life with a click.

Think of how many photos you’ve shared on Facebook or Flickr. With Backup Plus, you can easily download them right to your Backup Plus drive, so even more of your life is safe and sound.

Share...
Your favorite moments instantly.

With Backup Plus, your memories aren’t “trapped” in your drive. Just a click lets you share photos and videos to Facebook, Flickr, or YouTube right from your Backup Plus drive.

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Upgrade...
Your connectivity in a snap.

Getting a new Mac with Thunderbolt™ technology? Not a problem. Changing your connectivity is as easy as plugging in a new adapter.* So when you upgrade, your Backup Plus drive can upgrade right along with you.

*Additional adapters sold separately.

Prefect for

  • Store or back up photos, movies, music and documents
  • Download and share content that’s posted on your social networks
  • Share your digital memories to your social networks with a click

Backup Plus Portable Drive for Mac

What's Included

  • Seagate Backup Plus drive
  • Seagate Dashboard pre-loaded on drive
  • USB 3.0 interface adapter
  • 18-inch USB 3.0 cable
  • Quick start guide
  • 2-year limited warranty

Capacity
Interface
Length
Width
Typical Weight
Automatic Backup Software
Warranty
  • Backup Plus for Mac Portable Drive USB 3.0 1TB
    STBW1000900
  • Data Sheet
1TB
USB 3.0
123.4mm
81.1mm
0.224kg
PC & Mac
2 years
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Model Number:
STAE104

Upgrade Cable — USB 3.0/2.0

This USB 3.0 upgrade cable delivers performance that is up to 10x faster than USB 2.0, making it perfect for transferring and accessing movies and other large files with your Backup Plus portable drive.

  • Works with any USB 3.0 port
  • Backward compatible with USB 2.0
  • Compatible with any portable Backup Plus or GoFlex drive

Model Number:
M1C2

Seagate File Recovery Software for Mac Operating Systems

Seagate File Recovery Software for Mac Operating Systems

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Model Number:
STAE128

Seagate® Thunderbolt™ Adapter

Lightning quick transfers of large files. Connect to your Backup Plus portable drive and Thunderbolt cable for interface speeds up to 20x faster than USB 2.0.

  • Completely portable, powered through the Thunderbolt cable
  • Transfer speeds up to 10Gb/s
  • Works with any portable Backup Plus or GoFlex drive

* Thunderbolt cable not included.

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Model Number:
STAE102

Upgrade Cable — FireWire® 800

Boost the transfer speed between your drive and your Mac® computer, and access data up to 2x faster than USB 2.0 when you upgrade to this FireWire® 800 cable.

  • Compatible with any portable Backup Plus or GoFlex drive

Works with a FireWire 800 or IEEE1394b port

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