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Seagate Backup Plus Desktop Hub - 8TB

£164.99
Seagate Backup Plus Desktop Hub - 8TB
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Excellent Brand
79
Features
Good Features
68
Popularity
A Less Popular Choice
68
Value for Money
Good
79
Age
2 Years Old
79
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A good spec and giant hard drive capacity 1.1kg external hard drive.
1.1kg Yes 8TB Serial Aug 2016
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Seagate Backup Plus Desktop Hub - 8TB Price History

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks.

Having analysed the historic price trend for the Seagate Backup Plus Desktop Hub - 8TB we calculated that there is a 86% chance that prices will remain steady over the next 2 weeks.

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With outstanding reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Seagate Backup Plus Desktop Hub - 8TB number 62 in high capacity hard drives and number 159 across all external hard drives.

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Kagoo Score
90
Brand Rating
80
Features
68
Value for Money
79
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79

79
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 79?

Seagate is an excellent external hard drive brand.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better external hard drives are available. View the latest external hard drives 2018.
This external hard drive has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average hard drive capacity
USB powered
Plenty of room. and then some
Back up. connect. recharge
Works with mac and windows yes
Two years of onedrive cloud storage for free
Completely manage your backups with seagate dashboard
Very slow 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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Key Reasons For and Against

Bigger than average hard drive capacity
USB powered
Very slow data transfer rate
Heavier than average
Bigger Than Average Hard Drive Capacity
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The hard drive capacity of the Backup Plus Desktop Hub - 8TB of 8TB is bigger than average when compared to most other external hard drives. It is in the biggest 9% of all external hard drives when ordered by this feature. The hard drive capacities of external hard drives range from 1GB to 64TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 3.2TB.

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Very Slow Data Transfer Rate

The data transfer rate of the Backup Plus Desktop Hub - 8TB of only 160 Mbit/s is slower than 81% of all external hard drives when ranked by this feature. External hard drives have data transfer rates of between 5 Mbit/s and 20,000 Mbit/s, and the average data transfer rate is 3,600 Mbit/s.

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Heavier Than Average

The Seagate Backup Plus Desktop Hub - 8TB's weight of 1.1kg is in the heaviest 16% of all external hard drives when ranked by this feature. The average weight of all external hard drives is 720g, with the lightest being 41g and the heaviest being 12kg.

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The Backup Plus Desktop Hub - 8TB is USB powered. 80% of external hard drives also are USB powered.

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Value for Money

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Age

Seagate Backup Plus Desktop Hub - 8TB Release Date

August 2016

This Seagate external hard drive has been on the market since August 2016.

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July was the biggest month in 2017 for new Seagate external hard drives, with 16 new Seagate external hard drives released that month. Nine new Seagate external hard drives were released in March 2016 making it the biggest month that year for new Seagate external hard drive releases. In September 2015 14 new Seagate external hard drives were released making it the biggest month that year for new Seagate external hard drive releases.

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How Fast Do Seagate External Hard Drive Prices Drop After Release?

In the first 6 months after release, Seagate external hard drives drop in price by 1% on average.

That means a saving of £1 on a typical £180 new Seagate external hard drive if you wait 6 months before buying.

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Sorry, we couldn't find any reviews for the Seagate Backup Plus Desktop Hub - 8TB. However we have checked the rating of all Seagate external hard drives and the average score is 68.7%.

Seagate Backup Plus Desktop Hub - 8TB Specification

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USB Powered
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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

seagate stel8000100, seagate 160mbs, seagate 2mo

Barcodes

00763649081143, 00763649127940, 04058154131473

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