Flexible, high capacity Mac storage

The GoFlex® Desk for Mac external drive delivers Time Machine compatibility straight out of the box, easy upgradeability and the highest capacities of the GoFlex for Mac products.

  • Works interchangeably with Macs and PCs
  • USB 2.0 and FireWire 800 plug-and-play connectivity
  • Easy to upgrade to USB 3.0 for faster data transfers
  • Offers vertical or horizontal orientation to fit any desktop environment
  • Features an illuminated capacity gauge
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    Mac OS

  • Windows 7 Compatible

    Windows 7 32- and 64-Bit

  • Windows Vista Icon

    Windows Vista 32- and 64-Bit

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    Windows XP

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Made for Macs Plays perfectly with PCs

The GoFlex Desk for Mac external drive helps you take full advantage of your Mac’s Time Machine backup application — and it works interchangeably with PCs.

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Instant upgrades

The GoFlex Desk for Mac 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 interchangeably with Macs and PCs

The GoFlex™ Desk for Mac external drive works with your Mac computer's Time Machine backup application straight out of the box. You can rest easy knowing that every file and setting on your Mac is automatically backed up and easily recoverable on your GoFlex external hard drive.

And the GoFlex Desk for Mac drive makes it easy to read, write and share files interchangeably between Macs and PCs. If you want to use your GoFlex Desk for Mac drive with a PC, simply access the Internet and download the included HFS+ driver to the PC.*

You can then use the drive interchangeably on the Mac and PC without reformatting. GoFlex for Mac external hard drives offer the perfect storage solution for mostly-Mac users who also work with PCs.

*Compatibility may vary depending on user’s hardware configuration and operating system.

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Flexible upgrades

The GoFlex Desk for Mac is a highly flexible external desktop drive. In just seconds, you can upgrade the included USB2.0/FireWire 800 interface to USB 3.0 for up to 10 times faster transfer speeds.


GoFlex Desk for Mac
Capacity 3TB 2TB
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Interface Options FireWire 800, USB 2.0 FireWire 800, USB 2.0
Height (in/mm) (maximum) 6.22/158 6.22/158
Width (in/mm) (maximum) 4.88/124 4.88/124
Length (in/mm) (maximum) 1.73/44 1.73/44
Weight (lb/g) 2.38/1080 2.38/1080
Model Number Capacity Product Interfaces
STBC3000100 3TB USB 2.0, FireWire 800
STBC2000100 2TB USB 2.0, FireWire 800