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Seagate Backup Plus STCA4000300 4 TB 3.5" External Hard Drive

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Product Name Seagate Backup Plus STCA4000300 4 TB 3.5" External Hard Drive
Brand Name Seagate
Manufacturer Part No STCA4000300
Wiseguys Part No 201859_17
Product Condition New
Warranty 3 Years RTB (Learn more)
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Overview

Seagate Backup Plus STCA4000300 4 TB 3.5" External Hard Drive - USB 3.0 - Black - Retail

Seagate Backup Plus, easy backup
for your digital life on your computer and the cloud

The Seagate Backup Plus desktop drive simplifies backup for consumers who want to protect their entire digital life locally, in the cloud or from social networks. Via the Seagate Dashboard, use the Protect function to set up a one-click plan or customize your scheduled local backup. Keep multiple copies of your files in case disaster strikes.

With the Save feature, user-generated content can be backed up from your favorite social networks. Many people now use their smartphones to capture priceless moments. While these devices are handy and readily available, storage is not their strong suit. Capture a memory, post it on a social networking site and let the Seagate Dashboard automatically back up any content posted. Even if the file gets accidentally deleted from the device, another copy can be waiting.

Key Features

Drive TypeExternal
Drive Width3.5"
Host InterfaceUSB 3.0
Product FamilyBackup Plus
Product TypeHard Drive
Storage Capacity4 TB

Specifications

General Information
ManufacturerSeagate Technology
Manufacturer Part NumberSTCA4000300
Manufacturer Website Addresshttp://www.seagate.com
Brand NameSeagate
Product LineBackup Plus
Product ModelSTCA4000300
Product NameBackup Plus Desktop Drive
Description

Seagate Backup Plus, easy backup
for your digital life on your computer and the cloud

The Seagate Backup Plus desktop drive simplifies backup for consumers who want to protect their entire digital life locally, in the cloud or from social networks. Via the Seagate Dashboard, use the Protect function to set up a one-click plan or customize your scheduled local backup. Keep multiple copies of your files in case disaster strikes.

With the Save feature, user-generated content can be backed up from your favorite social networks. Many people now use their smartphones to capture priceless moments. While these devices are handy and readily available, storage is not their strong suit. Capture a memory, post it on a social networking site and let the Seagate Dashboard automatically back up any content posted. Even if the file gets accidentally deleted from the device, another copy can be waiting.

Package TypeRetail
Product TypeHard Drive
Technical Information
Storage Capacity4 TB
Drive Performance
Maximum External Data Transfer Rate640 MBps (5 Gbps)
Interfaces/Ports
Host InterfaceUSB 3.0
Physical Characteristics
ColourBlack
Drive TypeExternal
Drive Width3.5"
Height44 mm
Width124 mm
Depth158 mm
Weight (Approximate)1.08 kg
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Backup Plus Desktop Drive
  • USB 3.0 Interface Adapter with Capacity Gauge
  • 4-foot USB 3.0 Cable
  • Power Adapter
  • Quick Start Guide
Warranty
Limited Warranty3 Year

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Summary of Reviews

Overall rating

86

out of 100

Very Good

based on 747 ratings

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User Rating
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Design
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Ease Of Use
(70)
Overall Quality
(22)
Performance
(59)
Value For Money
(106)

easy to use, easy setup, good value for money, lots of storage capacity, fast

Showing 2 expert reviews

Review date:

14/08/2012

Reviewed by expertreviews.co.uk

Seagate Backup Plus Desktop 3TB review

A very fast hard disk with a lot of storage for a low price and the bundled software is excellent, too...Read more

Review date:

18/02/2013

Reviewed by eyo

Seagate Backup Plus external storage, 4TB, USB3.0, 3.5", Black STCA4000300...Read more

Showing 10 user reviews

Review date:

24/07/2013

Reviewed by Yechaowei L. (Newegg)

Hot Hot Hot

I was in the middle of backing up my files before noticing that my HD Tune noticed me of a drive failure. Turns out the maximum temp on this drive is suppose to be 55C, but when I was backing up my 1TB hard drive, the temps went to 62C....Read more

A lot of storage at very fast speeds with USB 3.0

It runs hot. By hot, I mean > 60C

Review date:

12/05/2013

Reviewed by Thewhitefish (Bestbuy)

Great storage device

I use this device strictly for storing backups. It offers me the security of knowing that a backup of all my data is securely stored on an external......Read more

Lots of capacity at a low price

No negatives

Review date:

12/05/2013

Reviewed by Thedud3 (Bestbuy)

It's ok

Good for the price I don't use the PC back program just use it as a storage device. Lost some data during the transfer from my old hard drive to this......Read more

Price

Loud for hard drive lost some data during transfer

Review date:

14/02/2014

Reviewed by Ryan_C (NCIX.com)

Purchased this on sale for $115 - a great deal for when you think of the amount of space! I use it while video editing and I find it fast, quiet and the case is quite solid....Read more

- Fast, - Quiet, - Cheap for a lot of storage space

n/a

Review date:

8/01/2013

Reviewed by Martin T. (Newegg)

It has become my primary backup drive - updated

Also, it does heat up, as others have noted. In my original review, I did not think it was that bad, but I've discovered that it heats up to 55C and above....Read more

Like I said in my prior review down below, it is very fast. I discovered it is a 7200RPM drive, and it copies files very quickly

It does not have a manual power switch. I like the option of manually turning an external drive on and off completely

Review date:

14/09/2013

Reviewed by donx (NCIX.com)

very easy to set up, windows recognized it immediately and I am using it for backing up two other drives. for the price its one of the best deals around....Read more

easy to set up, 3tb!

none

Review date:

18/03/2014

Reviewed by r. blair (rakuten)

Clydesdale of HDs w/ Speed of a Race Horse...

These Seagate external HDs are incredible; with 4TB of space, they provide enough room for a large, full-length, HD quality, digital video project with room to spare. And the fact that Seagate made them compatible with all of their drive adapters, they ca...Read more

Review date:

6/02/2014

Reviewed by Mao (rakuten)

Finally a Seagate Drive that properly works with M

I don't know your experience with Seagate products and Macs, but unfortunately I have bought several drives that always claimed to work and they wouldn't. (And it was not because of the NTFS formatting system......Read more

Review date:

26/12/2013

Reviewed by Pomo95110 (Walmart)

This backup drive is an excellent deal--the best price I have seen. The transformer that plugs into the outlet is making a buzzing noise...otherwise I would give an even higher rating. However, still too early to know how a b/u drive will perform in the f...Read more

Review date:

30/11/2013

Reviewed by lillyd10 (Walmart)

It's my second HDD from Seagate, and I'm always happy with this product. It comes with UBS cord, please read the Manuel just before using, very easy after that. It's better to install the software that it comes with. It's fast....Read more

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