Seagate Expansion SSD 500GB

Seagate Expansion SSD 500GB

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Key specs

Total storage capacity
500 GB
Maximum read speed
400 MB/s
Maximum write speed
400 MB/s
Data encryption
Software encryption

Pros and cons

According to our External SSD expert
  • Your files are protected by data encryption.
  • You won't lose files, thanks to the backup feature.
  • You can transfer a 10GB movie to the SSD within 25 seconds.
  • You possibly need to reformat for use with Time Machine in macOS.
  • Don't drop your SSD, since it's not shockproof.
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Description

The Seagate Expansion SSD 500GB is an external SSD that you can easily carry in your jacket pocket or pants pocket. Quickly transfer your files with a maximum read and write speed of 400MB/s. Connect the SSD to your computer via the USB 3.0 port and easily drag your files onto the SSD. Thanks to the backup feature, you won't lose your files. Do you work with a Windows and a Mac? No problem. The Seagate Expansion works with Windows 7 or higher, or Mac OS X 10.12 or higher. This external SSD includes a 3-year warranty from Seagate. Enjoy long-term peace of mind with the included 3-year warranty and 3-year Rescue Data Recovery Services.

The Seagate Expansion SSD 500GB is an external SSD that you can easily carry in your jacket pocket or pants pocket. Quickly transfer your files with a maximum read and write speed of 400MB/s. Connect the SSD to your computer via the USB 3.0 port and easily drag your files onto the SSD. Thanks to the backup feature, you won't lose your files. Do you work with a Windows and a Mac? No problem. The Seagate Expansion works with Windows 7 or higher, or Mac OS X 10.12 or higher. This external SSD includes a 3-year warranty from Seagate. Enjoy long-term peace of mind with the included 3-year warranty and 3-year Rescue Data Recovery Services.


Manual

Manual (886.99 KB)

Included by default

  • Manual (886.99 KB)
  • Quick start guide
  • USB-A to USB micro B cable of 20cm

Included by default

  • Quick start guide
  • USB-A to USB micro B cable of 20cm

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Manual

Manual (886.99 KB)

Key specs

Total storage capacity
500 GB
Maximum read speed
400 MB/s
Maximum write speed
400 MB/s
Data encryption
Software encryption


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3 years of Seagate Rescue Services for data recovery.

3 years of Seagate Rescue Services for data recovery.
Receive 3 years of Seagate Rescue Services for data recovery in case of damage to...
Receive 3 years of Seagate Rescue Services for data recovery in case of damage to your hard drive with your purchase of the Seagate Expansion SSD 500GB. Open the PDF file for more information on how to activate your free subscription.

Specifications

Product

Product number
840414
Manufacturer code
STJD500400
Brand
Seagate
Warranty
3 years
Warranty type
Carry-in warranty
Old product returned for free
Yes

Performance and compatibility properties

Total storage capacity
500 GB
Cache memory
0 MB
Shockproof
No
Dustproof
No
Backup feature
Yes
Protected memory (USB)
Yes
Protection type (USB)
Data encryption
Data encryption
Software encryption
Maximum read speed
400 MB/s
Maximum write speed
400 MB/s
Safety class
Basic

Physical properties

Depth
1 cm
Width
5,55 cm
Height
7,5 cm
Weight
0,065 kg
Color
Black
Material
Plastic
Build quality
Basic

Connectors and connections

USB port
Yes
Type of USB port
Standard USB-A
Thunderbolt connector
No