Backup Plus Desktop Drive V1

Life Happens. Back It Up.

Your Digital Life. Safe and Sound.

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Backup Plus 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.

  • Easy, flexible, built-in backup options
  • Automatically save photos from your social networks
  • Share photos and video to social networks with a click
  • Massive capacity for a lifetime of memories
  • Increase transfer speeds by upgrading to Thunderbolt™ technology or FireWire 800
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What is Backup Plus?

Backup Plus is the family 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.

  • Choose from two easy backup options for what’s important to you
  • Share multiple media files on networks like Facebook and Flickr
  • Save the photos you’ve shared online automatically
  • Upgrade your connection in a snap with swappable upgrade adapters

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Massive storage capacity.

Space for everything you've got. No more having to pick and choose what you protect.

1Photos based on a 10 megapixel camera producing images 5MB in size
2Songs based on average length of 4 minutes, 4MB size
3HD video based on 720p or 1080i video
4Blu-ray HD Movie was calculated at 16.2GB per hour recording rate

Easy backup options.

Easy backup options.

Choose scheduled or continuous backups right in the dashboard—and then forget it.

Works with PC or Mac

Works with PCs and Macs.

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.

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

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Photos, videos, and more. Automatically.

Life is full of amazing moments you want to remember forever. The Backup Plus desktop drive lets you set up easy automatic backups of all your stuff, so you know that even if “life happens” to your computer, your memories are always protected.

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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.

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.

System Requirement

  • Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP3 (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system or Mac OS X 10.6 or higher
  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0 port (required for USB 3.0 transfer speeds or backwards compatible with USB 2.0 ports at USB 2.0 transfer speeds)

Automatic Backup Software
Typical Weight
  • Backup Plus Desktop 1TB Drive
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USB 3.0 USB 3.0 USB 3.0 USB 3.0
Drive Only Drive Only Drive Only Drive Only
PC & Mac PC & Mac PC & Mac PC & Mac
2 years 2 years 2 years 2 years
44.0mm 44.0mm 44.0mm 44.0mm
124.0mm 124.0mm 124.0mm 124.0mm
158.0mm 158.0mm 158.0mm 158.0mm
1.08 kg 1.08 kg 1.08 kg 1.08 kg

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