Seagate 6TB Backup Plus HUB External Desktop Hard Drive

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About this product


  • 6TB capacity can store up to 99,960 hours of digital music
  • Twin integrated front facing USB 3.0 (SuperSpeed) ports
  • One click automatic backup of local, cloud and social data

Product overview

• 6TB portable hard drive gives you a large storage capacity for all your documents, pictures and videos
• USB 3.0 (SuperSpeed) connections can transfer up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0
• Twin front facing USB 3.0 ports provide extra functionality by allowing you to connect and charge external devices, such as smartphones
• Perfect for storing all your valuable documents and media
• Run a "one click" automatic backup of all your local, cloud and social media documents and files
• Functional on a windows based PC straight from the box, or install the provided NTFS driver for use with Mac OS
• Mains powered allows you to charge devices, even when your computer is switched off
• Small base footprint lets you store the hard drive vertically in numerous locations
• Manufacturer part number: STEL6000200
• Two-Year manufacturer warranty

How much can I store on this drive?
The Seagate Backup Plus HUB external desktop hard drive has a capacity of 6TB (6,000GB). This allows you to store up to 99,960 hours of digital music, 1,920,000 digital photos, 6,000 hours of digital video or 1500 2-hour DVD quality movies.*

*Estimated values based upon standard file types, the number of higher quality images (HD, 4K) and media may vary across file type.

What can I use the featured USB ports for?
The Seagate Backup plus features two front facing USB 3.0 ports. These ports provide plug and play accessibility for external devices such as USB printers, Scanners, DVD drives. The ports can be used to connect and access portable USB powered hard disks. Additionally the ports can be used for a variety of portable smart devices such as phones or tablets as a convenient point of connection to retrieve, and back up information using the Seagate mobile app for iOS and Android devices. You can also charge compatible devices from the USB ports, even if your computer is in standby mode or completely off.

How can I back up my files with this drive?
The Seagate Backup Plus HUB features an easy to use, downloadable Seagate Dashboard software. This program gives you the tools needed to for local, cloud, mobile and social media backup. Automatically back up your files by using the "one-click" feature or create a schedule of backup plans. This gives you the peace of mind that all your important files are safely backed up and up to date.

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Recieved and operational in 10 min Quick to set up and easy to use the Seagate Backup Plus hub has pride of place on my office desk .
Date published: 2017-06-06
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Product Specifications

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Package Contents:

1 x Seagate backup plus hub desktop external hard drive
1 x 1.2 m (4 feet) USB cable
1 x Seagate Dashboard software (internet connection required)
1 x NTFS driver for Mac (internet connection required)
1 x Power adapter
1 x Quick start guide

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Drive Form Factor:

3.5 inch



Desktop External Hard Drive

Will this work with xbox X?

Asked by: Angie
No, i am sorry but the item will not be suitable.
Answered by: darren cordon
Date published: 2017-11-18

My laptop uses USB 2. Will this hard drive still work ok with it?

Asked by: harryf200
This should still work with your laptop, but the transfer speed would be limited to the capabilities of USB 2.0.
Answered by: Gareth
Date published: 2017-01-02

Can I use this Seagate Backup Plus HUB 6TB External Desktop Hard Drive with my new 64bit Linux Mint Cinnamon 18 computer?

Asked by: MightyMeatyMatey
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item in your intended application I am sorry for any inconvenience this may cause you.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-09-28
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