Seagate has released the Backup Plus Portable 5TB drive, the largest capacity mobile drive on the market.


The new Seagate Backup Plus Portable 5TB drive. (Source: Seagate Technology.)

The  new Backup Plus Portable 5TB drive utilises Seagate’s new BarraCuda internal drive and features its advanced 2.5-inch 1TB platter technology announced in October. IT offers:

  • Unparalleled capacity for its size
  • Customisable backup options with Seagate Dashboard software for easy local, mobile, cloud and social media backup
  • Usable on both PC and Mac computers by installing the NTFS driver for Mac
  • Quick file transfers with USB 3.0 connectivity

Offered in black, silver, red and blue colour options, the sleek 20.5 mm aluminium casing makes the drive as durable as it is efficient. The Seagate Backup Plus Portable 5TB drive is available now for an MSRP of $319 at selected retailers. For full details, visit