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Seagate Silver 500GB Backup Plus Portable Drive - STBU500101

Abt Model: STBU500101 | UPC Code: 763649038468
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Sync With Your Personal Social Media Accounts/ Set Automatic Backups Of What You Share Online/ Easily Upload Photos And Videos Or Download Photos To Back Them Up/ USB 3.0/ Silver Finish
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Seagate Silver 500GB Backup Plus Portable Drive, Model STBU500101


  • Back up your social networks
    You share tons of photos and videos with people on Facebook, Flickr, and YouTube - but do you have your own copies? Backup Plus is the place to preserve what you send out
    • Sync with your personal social media accounts
    • Set automatic backups of what you share online
    • Easily upload photos and videos or download photos to back them up
    • Manage it all from the intuitive Seagate Dashboard
  • Set it and forget it
    Choose from two easy backup options in the Seagate Dashboard, and let Backup Plus work for you
  • Works with PC or Mac
    Use it interchangeably on your PC or your Mac computer without reformatting
  • 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

What's Included:

  • Seagate Dashboard pre-loaded on drive
  • NTFS driver for Mac pre-loaded on drive
  • USB 3.0 interface adapter
  • 18-inch USB 3.0 cable
  • Quick start guide

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 0.57"
  • Width: 3.19"
  • Depth: 4.86"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 0.44 lbs
  • Shipping: 1 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 2 Year Limited Warranty
  • Extended Service Warranty Available: Click the warranty tab above for details
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More reasons to buy the Seagate STBU500101 from Abt Electronics
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  • The Seagate STBU500101 is Brand New.
  • The Seagate STBU500101 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
InterfaceUSB 2.0
Power Supply RequiredNo


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Happy with purchase

By photog

from Washington, DC

About Me Frequent Player

Verified Buyer


  • Easy to use
  • Small And Convenient
  • Small Convenient


    Best Uses

      Comments about Seagate Blue 500GB Backup Plus Portable Drive:

      Easy and very convenient. I use it for my large photography clas files and it works well for transport between school and home.

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      Good product for iMac

      By Regweed

      from Virginia

      About Me Casual user

      Verified Buyer


      • Compact
      • Easy To Set Up
      • Easy to use
      • Portable


        Best Uses

        • Additional Storage
        • Backup
        • File Transfer
        • Photo Storage

        Use this to keep a constant backup of files

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
        • Computer Platform:
        • Mac

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