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4TB Backup Plus Fast Portable Drive
Seagate Dashboard pre-loaded on drive
18-inch USB 3.0 cable
USB 3.0 Y-cable
Quick start guide
3-year limited warranty
Here is a link to Costco's 3 TB usb drive:
WD 3 TB My Book External Hard Drive
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Why you should avoid the 4TB version
On Amazon, the 4TB Seagate Backup Plus Fast is listed as a higher-capacity version of the Slim, and it even looks like a significantly better value per terabyte than our recommendation. Despite that, you should avoid this drive.
Why? 2.5-inch hard drives currently max out at 2TB, so Seagate makes the 4TB Backup Plus Fast by creating a RAID 0 array from two 2TB drives, thus making the two drives appear as one single volume. Though it effectively doubles the capacity and performance, having two hard drives in RAID 0 significantly increases the potential for failure and data loss. Because there are two drives that can fail, we can’t recommend this—if one of them croaks, the whole portable unit dies with it. It’s also nearly twice as thick as the Seagate Backup Plus Slim and heavier.
After 30 hours of research and nearly 40 hours of testing, we determined that the 2TB Seagate Backup Plus Slim is our new favorite portable hard drive. It’s slimmer, lighter, and faster than our previous pick, the WD My Passport Ultra. However, you should not buy the 4TB version, also known as the Seagate Backup Plus Fast. Though it may seem like a better value, it’s not as reliable (more on this later).
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