Seagate Basic

USB 3.0 External Hard Drive

The Easy Way to Store and Go

Seagate Basic pairs delivers simple drag-and-drop backup in a lightweight, compact design. The result? Up to 5TB of extra storage for your computer in a portable hard drive that’s perfect for life on the go.

Seagate Basic Drive with Laptop

Give Your Computer Extra Portable Hard Drive Space

Whether you want to free up hard drive space on your Windows computer or simply back up files so that you’ve got a second copy, Seagate Basic makes it ridiculously easy—just drag and drop! With up to 5TB of capacity, there’s plenty of room for your growing collection of files.

Seagate Basic Drive

Take Your Backup Hard Drive Anywhere

Lightweight, compact, and totally portable, Seagate Basic is designed so that you can bring loads of files wherever you go. Just slip the USB 3.0 external hard drive in your bag, head out, and connect to your computer via the included cable.

Seagate Basic Drive with Rescue

No Software. No Fuss.

When it comes to backup for Windows, Seagate Basic gets straight to the point. You don’t need to worry about installing software or anything else—it’s ready to go out of the box. To use with Macs, simply reformat.

Welcome to simple, on-the-go storage for your digital world.

Seagate Basic Drive Box Shot

What’s Included

  • Seagate Basic
  • 20 cm USB 3.0 cable
  • Quick start guide

At Seagate, we obsess over quality assurance.


Model Data Sheet User Manual Capacity
Basic Portable Drive 1TB

1-year limited warranty

Basic Portable Drive 2TB

1-year limited warranty

Basic Portable Drive 4TB

1-year limited warranty

Basic Portable Drive 5TB

1-year limited warranty