The Expansion portable hard drive installs easily by plugging in a single USB cord. You can start saving your digital files to this external hard drive within seconds of removing it from the box.
Instantly adds storage capacity
Digital photos, video and music files can tax your computer's storage, causing performance to decline as its internal hard drive fills to capacity. The Expansion portable hard drive comes in a range of capacities, with the 1TB model offering enough data storage for:
Up to 1,000 hours of digital video
Up to 250 2-hour DVD movies
Up to 320,000 digital photos
Up to 16,660 hours of digital music
Installs in seconds
Seagate® Expansion™ portable hard drive features like these make it incredibly easy to use this drive right from the box.
Simply plug the included USB cable into your computer–no external power supply needed
The drive is automatically recognized by Windows operating system–no software to install and nothing to configure.
Drag and drop to save files to the Expansion portable drive.
Built-in power management automatically ensures energy-efficient operation
Rescue Data Recovery Services
Most Seagate drives now include Rescue Data Recovery Services matching the duration of your warranty—helping you defend against power outages, natural disasters, user error, viruses, and more. With an industry-leading 95% success rate against unexpected data loss and access to world-class data recovery experts, you can focus on what’s important and rest easy knowing your files are safer. 1
The Seagate Expansion portable drive is compact and perfect for taking with you on the go. Add more storage space to your computer instantly and take large files with you when you travel.
Set-up is straightforward: simply connect a single USB cable and you are ready to go. The drive is powered from the USB cable, so there is no need for an external power supply. Also, it is automatically recognized by the Windows operating system, so there is no software to install and nothing to configure. Saving files is easy - simply drag and drop.
Take advantage of the fast data transfer speeds with the USB 3.0 interface by connecting to a SuperSpeed USB 3.0 port. USB 3.0 is backward compatible with USB 2.0 for additional system compatibility.