Seagate has unveiled its 2008 lineup of FreeAgent external hard drives. This new generation of the Seagate FreeAgent family includes desktop and mobile options, for both Mac and Windows operated computers that makes it easy to back up, share and protect digital content.
The FreeAgent family of storage solutions aims to simplify the digital lives of today’s professional and personal users, whatever background they hail from. With Seagate’s FreeAgent solutions, users can now enjoy up to 1.5 TB of storage capacity as they create, store, share and backup their professional and personal data in a convenient and secure manner.
Seagate FreeAgent is available in three sizes – the pocket-sized offering, the FreeAgent Go, is a slim external drive. At a height of only 12.5 mm, the new FreeAgent Go includes advanced shock and vibration protection and offers a docking option, providing a practical way to move from the desk to the road, while leaving out the hassle of fumbling with cables and locating USB ports. The drive offers a storage capacity of 500GB. The FreeAgent Desk drive and FreeAgent XTreme drive are the family’s two 3.5-inch high-capacity desktop offerings, and provide up to 1.5 Terabytes of storage.
"The first FreeAgent storage solution offering introduced in 2007 demonstrated that hard drives can be designed to provide a stylish complement to a computing environment," says Rajesh Khurana, country manager – India and SAARC, Seagate Technology. "The second-generation of FreeAgent storage solutions mark the next step of providing easy-to-use technology in a consumer-friendly package."
As part of this product introduction, Seagate has also unveiled external storage solutions designed specifically for the Mac community. The FreeAgent Go for Mac and FreeAgent Desk for Mac are both formatted for use with Mac OS X out of the box and are Time Machine ready with FireWire800/400 or USB 2.0 connectivity.
Updated Date: Jan 31, 2017 01:52:50 IST