Backup Plus Portable Drive

Take-along backup

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

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

  • Protect your stuff with easy, flexible backups
  • Share directly to Facebook, Flickr, and YouTube
  • Automatically back up photos you’ve shared online
  • Easily increase transfer speeds with Thunderbolt™ technology or FireWire® 800
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Do more with social networks.

Backup Plus finally bridges the gap between your online life and the rest of your life, letting you share and backup memories on Facebook, Flickr, and YouTube–all right from your external drive.

  • Syncs with your personal social media accounts
  • Easily upload photos and videos, or download photos to back them up
  • Set automatic backups of what you share online
  • Manage it all from the intuitive Seagate Dashboard

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Easy backup.

Choose from two easy backup options in the Seagate Dashboard and then forget it.

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Sleek, portable design.

Keep your stuff safe anywhere. USB power means it requires no external power source.

Works with PC or Mac

Works with PC or Mac.

Use it interchangeably on your PC or your Mac 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). USB 3.0 is also backward compatible with USB 2.0.


Photos, videos and more. Automatically.

Life is full of amazing moments you want to remember forever. The Backup Plus portable drive goes where you go, providing easy, plug-and-play backups. So no matter where “life happens,” your memories are always protected.


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 you life is safe and sound.


Your favorite moments instantly.

You can also easily share photos and videos to Facebook, Flickr, or YouTube—simultaneously—right from your Backup Plus drive. Smart integration with popular social media means your memories aren’t “trapped” in your drive, letting you publish them to the network of your choice.


Your connectivity in a snap.

Need to upgrade to Thunderbolt™ technology or FirewWire® 800? Not a problem, thanks to the ingenuity of Backup Plus, letting you upgrade your data transfer as easily as plugging in a new adapter.* So even when you step up to a new computer, your Backup Plus portable drive can upgrade right along with you.

*Additional adapters sold separately.

Product Colors
Automatic Backup Software
  • Backup Plus Portable Black 1TB Drive
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  • Backup Plus Portable Silver 1TB Drive
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USB 3.0 USB 3.0
Drive Only Drive Only
Black Silver
PC & Mac PC & Mac
2 years 2 years