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Seagate Backup Plus Backup Plus Portable - 5Tb

Seagate Backup Plus Backup Plus Portable - 5Tb
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Excellent Brand
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Features
Good Features
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Value for Money
Very Good
72
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A good spec and affordable 247g external hard drive. It has a hard drive capacity of 5TB and a data transfer rate of 5,000 Mbit/s and is USB powered.
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Seagate Backup Plus Backup Plus Portable - 5Tb Price History

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Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of $109.99 at Adorama 12 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.

There is a 58% chance that the price of the Seagate Backup Plus Backup Plus Portable - 5Tb will go down in the next 2 weeks. We forecast that prices might drop by up to $9 over this period.

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Representing excellent value for money and with outstanding reviews, we have ranked the Seagate Backup Plus Backup Plus Portable - 5Tb number 49 across all external hard drives.

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82
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72
Features
84
Value for Money

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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 72?

Seagate is an excellent external hard drive brand.
At over a year old this external hard drive is slightly out of date, and newer external hard disk drive with more up to date technology are available.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average hard drive capacity
Faster than average data transfer rate
Does not have a Wi-Fi
Very slow maximum data transfer rate

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each external hard drive by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age and value for money.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the external hard drive is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec external hard drives come to market, the older external hard drives will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Features

Key Reasons For and Against

Bigger than average hard drive capacity
Faster than average data transfer rate
USB powered
Average weight
Does not have a Wi-Fi
Very slow maximum data transfer rate
Bigger Than Average Hard Drive Capacity
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Across all the external hard drives the hard drive capacities range from 1GB to 64TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 3.2TB. The Seagate Backup Plus Portable - 5Tb's hard drive capacity of 5TB is bigger than average when compared to most other external hard drives. It is in the biggest 17% of all external harddisk when sorted by this feature.

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Faster Than Average Data Transfer Rate
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The data transfer rate of the Backup Plus Portable - 5Tb of 5,000 Mbit/s is faster than average when compared to most other external harddisk. It is faster than 82% of all external hard disks when sorted by this feature. The average data transfer rate of all external hard disks is 3,600 Mbit/s, with the slowest being 5 Mbit/s and the fastest being 20,000 Mbit/s.

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Average Weight
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The Backup Plus Portable - 5Tb's weight of 247g is relatively typical compared to most other external hard drives. It is heavier than 58% of all external harddisk when ranked by this feature.

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USB Powered
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The Seagate Backup Plus Portable - 5Tb is USB powered, as are 80% of external hard disk drives.

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Does Not Have a Wi-Fi

Like most other external harddisk, the Backup Plus Portable - 5Tb does not have a Wi-Fi. 97% of external hard drive do not have a Wi-Fi.

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Very Slow Maximum Data Transfer Rate

Across all the external harddisk the data transfer rate (max) range from 5 Mbit/s to 20,000 Mbit/s, and the average maximum data transfer rate is 4,200 Mbit/s. The maximum data transfer rate of the Seagate Backup Plus Portable - 5Tb of only 960 Mbit/s is in the slowest 21% of all external harddisks when ordered by this feature.

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Value for Money

Value for Money

We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. An external hard drive with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

We have analysed the Seagate Backup Plus Backup Plus Portable - 5Tb, and ranked it:

Good Value For Money
This external hard drive is both high quality and a low price, making it excellent value for money.

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Sorry, we couldn't find any reviews for the Seagate Backup Plus Backup Plus Portable - 5Tb. However we have checked the rating of all Seagate external hard drives and the average score is 82.2%.

Seagate Backup Plus Backup Plus Portable - 5Tb Specification

Key Features
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USB Powered
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USB Version
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USB Connectivity
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Operating System Supported (Mobile)
Operating System Supported (Windows)
LED Indicators
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Power
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Packaging Data
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User Guide
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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

stdr5000101 stdr5000101, seagate stdr5000201, seagate stdr5000101, stdr5000101 2mo, seagate aee681, seagate 2mo

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