Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex 1TB USB 2.0 Ultra-portable 2.5" Hard Drive - £69.99 Delivered @ Amazon

Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex 1TB USB 2.0 Ultra-portable 2.5" Hard Drive - £69.99 Delivered @ Amazon

Found 14th Apr 2011Made hot 14th Apr 2011
Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex 1TB USB 2.0 Ultra-portable 2.5" Hard Drive only £69.99

Please bear in mind this is 2.5" portable drive not 3.5" one.…8-1

Product Features and Technical Details
Product Features
Back up all your data and take it with you on the move with this sturdy, compact and super stylish FreeAgent GoFlex portable external hard drive from Seagate
Just hook it up to the USB 2.0 port of your computer to start copying and backing up anything from spreadsheets to digital photos, videos, MP3s and more
The FreeAgent GoFlex operates silently, and is easy to carry around thanks to its super slim desig
100% satisfaction guaranteed
Peace of mind with 12 month UK manufacturer's warranty
Use with PC or Mac - regardless of formatting
USB 2.0 plug-and-play
Easy-to-use preloaded backup software with encryption
Upgrade to USB 3.0, FireWire 800 or powered eSATA or access content over the network and on TV
2-year limited warranty
Technical Details

Product Dimensions:
Drive only: 4.71in L x 3.51in W x 0.87in D (120mm x 89mm x 22mm), Weight: 0.62lb (0.28kg)
Drive and adapter: 5.28in L x 3.51in W x 0.87in D (134mm x 89mm x 22mm)

System Requirements:
Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP (32-bit & 64-bit) operating system or Mac OS X 10.4.6 Tiger or higher, 10.5 Leopard or 10.6 Snow Leopard (the 32-bit kernel)


Good find, I will consider this when I am upgrading. thanks

same price @ PLAY

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same price @ … same price @ []PLAY[/url]

proper customer service @ amazon

Don't know how it compares, but there's also the Samsung S2 1TB available from amazon for a quid cheaper.

Good Price. These seem to be coming down in price lately.


proper customer service @ amazon

I have to agree that for similar price, Amazon has a better customer service than play. Also Amazon usually gives you the usual warranty offered by the manufacturer which for this disk is 24 months but is mute on this point which means it is 12 months warranty. On this basis it is not a good buy at even if slighly cheaper at

I have a Seagate GoFlex and think it is fantastic, I prefer it to my WD. I'd definitely recommend this, especially at this price. does offer student discount and cashback so for some it might be a better deal.
For those who have a topcashback account if you choose to be paid in Amazon vouchers you get 10% extra at the moment.

the ability to upgrade to USB3.0 is great (what's the cost?), but not too sure about seagate's quality/reliablilty...

I purchased the USB3.0 version of this from the states for just over a $100 earlier this year and i love it.. You can upgrade this one to USB3.0 by purchasing the USB 3.0 Goflex connector which is very cheap..

Can these external drives be plugged into a PC permanently and are they quiet ?

It's £5 cheaper now: £64.99 at both Amazon and

@mug2k: yes on both counts. These portable HDs are powered only by the USB connection so they have no built-in fans like a lot of the bigger desktop HDs do.
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