There are many things that appeal to consumers about the Seagate Backup Plus portable drive including that it is really easy to use, has flexible protection for files and a full range of capabilities that translate into timesavings for you. One of those time saving features is the one-click custom backup plan that includes the premium backup software so you can create a backup plan with just a click of your mouse.
It runs quietly while in operation, does not overheat, and is backwards compatible with USB 3.0 as well as being compatible with MAC and Windows OS. It has a pleasing brushed metal appearance and matte finish on the bottom of the enclosure that looks very clean and sharp. There is some room for improvement such as putting rubber on the feet at the bottom of the drive, which would help to prevent it from slipping around while on flat surfaces. Users may find it useful that the Seagate Dashboard comes with social network functionality.
The Seagate Backup Plus Portable External Hard Drive has many fine points and is therefore recommended especially because of its fantastic performance, itís interchangeably with MAC OS thanks to the NTFS driver. The one negative can easily be overcome by purchasing rubber feet and attach them to the bottom. As with any electronic device you should always buy those that have adequate warranty and this model has a 2-year one. The dashboard on the Seagate Backup Plus makes it user-friendly and allows for plenty of saving and sharing which is important not only for protection but also to make it easy to share files with others.