No matter how much storage they promise, it seems no computer, Mac or PC, has enough storage. That is why external hard drives are so popular, especially portable ones. Here are some of the best Seagate 2TB external hard drives. If you also consider other brands than Seagate, make sure you also check out our Top 6 2TB External Hard Drives article.
[icons icon=”star-full” color=”#ba2a2a”]Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim 2TB Portable External Hard Drive
2TB of Storage: Say goodbye to the days of only 32GB or even 64GB of storage. 2TB is the equivalent of 2,000 gigabytes! That is enough room to store up to 2,000 hours of digital video, or 500 two hour movies, 640,000 photos, or up to 33,320 hours of music.
Compact: Measuring, almost impossible, 9.6 mm, this hard drive is small enough to take with you everywhere.
Seagate Dashboard: The included Seagate Dashboard software allows you to backup all of your files and create customized backup plans.
Easy to Use: Since there is no software to install, all you have to do to use this hard drive is plug it in to your computer.
No External Power Source: With no external power source, say goodbye to the days of battery changing and endless charging. This external hard drive is completely portable and USB powered.
USB 3.0 Connectivity: USB 3.0 allows you to transfer files faster than ever. However, the hard drive also work with USB 2.0.
[icons icon=”star-full” color=”#ba2a2a”]Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim 2TB Portable External Hard Drive with Mobile Device Backup
USB Powered: The Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim is completely USB powered. Which means it never dies and is already ready to go.
Color Options: Coming in black, red, blue, and silver, this hard drive will perfectly complement any of our mobile devices.
Mac & PC Compatible: After installing NFTS drivers on your Mac, the hard drive can be easily used interchangeably between Mac and PC.
PlayStation 4 Compatible: If you have system software update 4.5 or higher, you can use this hard drive with your PlayStation 4 to download even more games.
USB 3.0 Connectivity: With USB 3.0, this hard drive offers you super fast transfer speeds. This allows you to backup all of your files in a matter of minutes.
Ready to Use: With no software required, this hard drive is ready to go once you connect the USB and plug in the power adapter. I love that my computer automatically recognized this hard drive.
Desktop Compatible: Thus far, these hard drives have been for mobile devices. However, the Seagate Expansion is great specifically for desktops. So, if you need some more space on your office computer, this is the best hard drive for you.
Interchangeable: After you install NFTS drivers, this hard drive can be used on Mac desktops. And just because you use it on Mac doesn’t mean you can’t use it on PC as well, this hard drive is totally interchangeable.
Seagate Dashboard: The Seagate Dashboard software allows you to easily manage all of your files. You can set up customized automatic backups, or perform simple one click backups whenever you please.
Lightweight: Although it weighs more than the portable hard drives, the Seagate Backup is still very light. It weighs less than 2 pounds, which makes the initial set up a breeze.
[icons icon=”star-full” color=”#ba2a2a”]Seagate Backup Plus 2TB USB 3.0 Desktop External Hard Drive for Mac
Save Feature: The included save feature allows you to manually backup files from your social media. This cuts out an unnecessary and tedious middle step that you would typically have to jump through.
Share Feature: The share feature also makes social networking easier. It allows you to upload multiple files to your social network accounts at once.
PC Compatible: Although it is designed for Mac, by installing the HFS+ driver for PC, this hard drive can be used on PC computers and Mac computers interchangeably without the need to reformat. This eliminates the need for an additional hard drive if you have more than one computer.
Built in Wi-Fi: The built in Wi-Fi allows you to stream music and video to multiple devices. You are able to stream to up to three different devices at once.
Syncing: This hard drive can automatically sync with Dropbox and Google Drive. This lets you take all your files with you, on all your devices, wherever you go.
Portable: Weighing just a few ounces, this hard drive is easy to carry around with you. It is also super thin, so it can easily slip into any tote or backpack.