Subject: Storage | January 9, 2017 - 03:50 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Tagged: Seagate, backup plus, 5TB, onedrive, SMR
If you have a huge collection of files you want backed up, Seagate's new external HDD is a decent alternative to deleting what you don't need anymore so it will fit on most drives. Inside the Backup Plus is a shingled Barracuda with 5 platters of 1TB giving you a huge amount of storage for around $160. It also comes with a two year OneDrive subscription which gives you another 200GB of online storage. The copying process should not take a painful amount of time, the testing results at Nikktech show it to be one of the faster external drives they have benchmarked.
"The brand new Backup Plus 5TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive by Seagate doesn't only offer plenty of storage capacity and impressive performance for when on the go but it also comes bundled with a 2-year OneDrive 200GB subscription. Oh and did we mention that it's priced just right?"
Here are some more Storage reviews from around the web:
- MyDigitalSSD BOOST 1TB External SSD @ Benchmark Reviews
- QNAP TVS-473-16G 4-Bay NAS @ Kitguru
- Samsung 960 PRO NVMe SSD @ Benchmark Reviews
- Corsair Force MP500 480GB SSD @ Kitguru