Seagate Lyve Drive Shuttle User Manual
Seagate Lyve Drive Shuttle 

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Take control of your data transfer and transport costs when moving data around your enterprise. The Seagate® Lyve Drive™ Shuttle is available in storage options that are simple and affordable for emerging edge environments, regardless of cloud service provider. This shuttle supports most industry-standard file systems and network protocols for easy ingestion from direct-attached, network-attached, and other external storage devices.

For common questions and answers about your Seagate Lyve Drive Shuttle, visit Seagate customer support.

Box content

  • Seagate® Lyve Drive Shuttle
  • USB 3.1- USB C cable
  • USB 3.1 - USB Type A cable
  • Type C PD 3.0 power adapter
  • Shipping case
  Important—Save your packaging. If you experience problems with your device and want to exchange it, the device must be returned in its original packaging.

Minimum system requirements

Computer port

  • USB Type A port (USB 3.0 or 2.0).
  • USB Type C port (USB 3.1 or higher or Thunderbolt)

Operating system

  • Windows® 7 or higher
  • macOS® 10.12 or higher

Minimum free disk space

  • 600MB recommended 



Side Dimensions (in/mm)
Length 12.717 in/323 mm
Width 7.087 in/180 mm
Depth 3.543 in/90 mm


Model Weight (lb/kg)
2 x 4TB SATA SSD 8.774 lb/3.98 kg
16TB SATA HDD 9.921 lb/4.5 kg


Type C PD 3.0 power adapter (15V@3A)

 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 Drive Shuttle.

Temperature ranges

Ambient environment Temperature range
Standard (operating) 0-35 °C


Flip down the port door to reveal the input/output ports.

  Host port (USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type C)—Connect to Windows and macOS computers.
  Ethernet port (10 GbE)1—Connect to a network.
  Power port (Type C PD 3.0)—Connect the power adapter (15V@3A).
  Peripheral port (USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type C)—Connect to external USB storage.

E-Ink screen

To open the cover on the E-Ink screen, push the button and slide the button away from the screen.

Carrying handle

Press the two handle release buttons on each side of the handle. Once the handle is released, gently pull it open until it's fully extended.

To retract, push the handle back in until the latch catches.

Status LED

The status LED is located above the handle. It is steady green when inactive and blinks during activity.

Shipping case

A shipping case is included with Lyve Drive Shuttle. Always use the case when transporting and shipping the device. Lyve Drive Shuttle is well protected in its hard enclosure but is not manufactured to withstand the potentially damaging impacts that can occur with transport.

1Performance up to 5GbE.