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Seagate Backup Plus Desktop Drive Mac USB 3.0 (STCB2000900 / STCB3000900 / STCB4000202 / STCB3000800)

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Reviews and Problems with Seagate Backup Plus Desktop Drive Mac USB 3.0 (STCB2000900 / STCB3000900 / STCB4000202 / STCB3000800)

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Overall 8
8.0

Reliable

Tyrone Jones, Amazon
9 July 2014
Overall 8
8.0

Works great

B. Curtis, Amazon
17 May 2014
  • Summary: Not much documentation, but you don't really need much--at least on a Mac. What little they do supply comes in 24 languages. Yay. Strangely, the supplied utilility doesn't detect the device if you plug it into a Wi-fi router like AirPort Extreme, even though you can get the desktop icon and Time Machine sees it fine. Once you have it working, there is video documentation on the device itself.
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Overall 8
8.0

So far so good

Tilly, Amazon
4 May 2014
  • Summary: I've had it only a few months, but it's working well, very speedy. Using Time Machine for backup. As I said, so far so good.
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Overall 8
8.0

nice and well made.

Thrifty, Amazon
3 May 2014
  • Summary: So what do you expect from Seagate. This is a huge, 2 TB drive in a package like a book--make that two books wide. It is my safety backup.
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Overall 8
8.0

This is the very 1st time that I am really using my External Hard Drive

Austin Esfandiary, Amazon
24 March 2014
  • Summary: Before, I bought the hard drive, connected it to my computer for regular back ups. With the memory on this so large, I am now using this hard drive not only for back ups, but I am storing the Videos that I edit and upload to YouTube and DiaCast.com on this Hard Drive. I am glad that I have my own videos on my own equipment so that I am not only relying on the cloud.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good Drive for elderly Macs!

Gadget Freak, Amazon
6 March 2014
  • Summary: Installed on my 2011 MacMini that only has USB 2.0 & FW800.... I've had it for a 3 months, so far so go. Mid—2011 Mac Mini - Read / Write (MB/s) WD My Book Studio 4Tb, RAID 0 FW800 - 60 / 64 Apple 5400 rpm 750 Gb HD SATA III 68 / 68 Toshiba/Apple 5400 500 Gb Laptop drive Thunderbolt 63 / 63 Crucial M4 - 256 Gb Thunderbolt - 382 / 79 Seagate Backup Plus – 3Tb Thunderbolt - 190 / 185
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Overall 8
8.0

GREAT

Michele Anderson, Amazon
2 March 2014
  • Summary: Love this for my MAC. It is a great investment to back up all of your important data. I already used 1 TB!
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Overall 8
8.0

Never thought it would be faster then my LaCie FW 800 drive!

Scott S., Amazon
14 February 2014
  • Summary: I can't comment on the reliability of this drive, and I know Segate's don't last as long as other brands but for the price I couldn't beat taking the plunge on upgrading my backup drive. I originally was looking for a Thunderbolt drive, but those cost 2x - 3x as much as this drive. I also thought about looking for a FireWire 800 drive as that is what I used with my last Mac because it was so much faster then USB, but times have changed.
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Overall 8
8.0

Best back HD ever purchased

Stephen "Concerned consumer", Amazon
5 February 2014
  • Summary: As many have I must have purchased thirty external hard drives over the years. This is the best. Quite, provided with simple backup software considered a safety valve friend. Would recommend highly from among the many.
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Overall 8
8.0

Very easy to use, with all kinds of plugs!

Lanette R. Creamer "Fantasy Fan", Amazon
14 January 2014
  • Summary: Wow. I expeted the US cords, but I can plug this in when I go to Europe too it seems! Very cool.
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