Excerpt: I bought this external drive to copy photographs from desktops as a second storage. I wanted a wireless unit as my Surface 2 and Pro 3 only have one USB connection and didn't want to tie-up the only port I had. My desktop only has 2 USB's and again wanted the freedom to have them available.
Excerpt: This is great for using as an external storage drive, but you cannot (says so on the box) use it for time machine back-up. It comes formatted for Windows/PC, but the install was still easy on a Mac.
Pros: Attractive Design, Compact, High Capacity, Portable, Quiet
Summary: Just received this product. So easy to set up with my IPad Air. Positives: Has a built in battery so if you are on the move you can still play your movies. Negatives: The Seagate software does play many file types, so just make sure you have VLC installed and access the video content through the...
Excerpt: I hate! The connection failed at all times I used. After the connection fails, the device is not recognized, so do not reestablish the connection until you restart the iphone, computer or tablet. It does not have an efficient system to turn off.
Cons: Difficult To Use, Inefficient, Unreliable, Unstable
Great hard drive for wireless access of files from your desktop
George McGinn, Amazon
4 May 2014
Summary: I would recommend this hard drive to anyone. I have had mine for two years now, and it is great to have my entire photo and video library available to my iPad 4. I have backed up my collection of 500,000+ images (I am a professional photographer) and a have not had an issue either hooking it up to...