Lyve Mobile Array User Manual
Lyve Mobile Array 

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Seagate® Lyve Mobile Array is a portable, rackable data storage solution designed to quickly and securely store data at the edge or move data across your enterprise. Both the full-flash and hard drive versions enable universal data compatibility, versatile connectivity, secure encryption, and ruggedized data transportation.

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Part Description
Lyve Mobile Array
Power adapter
US power cord
EU power cord
UK power cord
AU/NZ power cord
Thunderbolt 3 cable (up to 40Gb/s)
SuperSpeed USB-C to USB-C cable (USB 3.1 Gen 2, up to 10Gb/s)
SuperSpeed USB-C to USB-A cable (USB3.1 Gen 1, up to 5Gb/s and compatible with USB 3.0 ports)
Magnetic labels (x3)
Security ties (x2)
Shipping case
  Quick start guide

Minimum system requirements


Computer with one of the following:

  • Thunderbolt 3 port
  • USB-C port
  • USB-A port (USB 3.0)
 Lyve Mobile Array does not support HighSpeed USB (USB 2.0) cables or interfaces.

Operating system

  • Windows® 10, version 1909 or Windows 10, version 20H2 (latest build)
  • macOS® 10.15.x or macOS 11.x



Side Dimensions (in/mm)
Length 16.417 in/417 mm
Width 8.267 in/210 mm
Depth 5.787 in/147 mm


Model Weight (lb/kg)
SSD 21.164 lb/9.6 kg
HDD 27.7782 lb/12.6 kg


Power adapter 260W (20V/13A)

 When charging the device using the power supply port, use only the power supply provided with your device. Power supplies from other Seagate and third-party devices can damage your Lyve Mobile Array.


Direct attached storage (DAS) ports

Use the following ports when connecting Lyve Mobile Array to a computer:

A Thunderbolt 3 (host) port—Connect to Windows and macOS computers.
B Thunderbolt 3 (peripheral) port—Connect to peripheral devices.
D Power input—Connect the power adapter (20V/13A).
E Power button—See Direct-Attached Storage (DAS) Connections.

Seagate Lyve Rackmount Receiver ports

The following ports are used when Lyve Mobile Array is mounted in a Lyve Rackmount Receiver:

C Lyve USM Connector (High Performance PCIe gen 3.0)—Transfer large amounts of data to your private or public cloud for efficient throughput up to 6GB/s on supported fabrics and networks.
D Power input—Receive power when mounted in Rackmount Receiver.