• Super svelte
  • Good performer
  • GoFlex design allows for different I/O modules


  • Super-thin case seems fragile
  • Not much room for shock protection

At A Glance

This portable hard drive has style in spades, plus good performance and software. It also is a universal storage module that will accept interfaces other than its standard USB 3.0 adapter.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Seagate Slim portable drive is our thinnest, sleekest way yet to back up the things that are important to you.World'™s slimmest portable external hard drive. Protect your stuff with easy, flexible backups. Automatically save photos from your social networks. Share photos and videos to social networks with a click.

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The Specs

Installation Kit Hardware


USB 3.0 Performance - PCWorld
Write 10GB Folder 39.5   MB per second
Read 10GB Folder 62.2   MB per second
Write 10GB File 94.6   MB per second
Read 10GB File 104.1   MB per second