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Seagate Duet – A Cloud-syncing Portable Hard Drive for Amazon Drive

Hubby and I have started to clear out stuff. You know those items you keep around just because, or maybe you will need them etc. But have you ever asked yourself if there was a fire what would you grab? When I thought about it, it was not all the stuff I had accumulated but instead important papers and photos. With no time to grab everything I needed to figure something out, my solution to my problem was the new Seagate Duet!

Seagate Duet – A Cloud-syncing Portable Hard Drive for Amazon Drive

Seagate Duet - A Cloud-syncing Portable Hard Drive for Amazon Drive

Seagate® Duet, a one-to-one cloud-syncing portable external hard drive for Amazon Drive. These two companies got together to offer you the best of local and cloud storage one extremely user-friendly device. This was important to me as I had never used a hard drive in my life. I was happy that when I opened the box there was only three items in there!

 The drive delivers 1TB of storage and offers quick local transfer speeds and offline access. I was blown away that all this awesomeness was  in a slim, lightweight design that was VERY portable. This makes it great to bring to grandmas or grab in case of an emergency.

A lucky bonus is new Amazon Drive customers will receive one free year of Amazon Drive Unlimited Storage, providing them unlimited storage for photos, videos, files, documents, movies, and music.  The Seagate Duet easily syncs all data on the drive to the cloud, giving customers dual backup along with access almost anywhere using Amazon Drive.

Seagate Duet - A Cloud-syncing Portable Hard Drive for Amazon Drive

True Local and Cloud Backup

The Seagate Duet syncs files, photos and videos with Amazon Drive, it means your data is in two places and available from almost anywhere. Great if you forget the drive at home and need it at the office. The Initial setup was easy with a simple tutorial and login utilizing a customer’s Amazon account. They then easily drag and drop files from a Mac® or PC to the Seagate Duet. This was important to me as I had ever used a hard drive before.

Easy Mobile Backup

Photos and videos on a mobile device constitute some of the most precious moments a person may have. Remember when I said what would you grab? Now with the Amazon Drive mobile app, you are able to back up files from their smartphone or tablet to the cloud with a simple click.  The Seagate Duet drive allows you to view and back up those favorite memories and files stored on your computer as well as on their smartphone or tablet using the Amazon Drive mobile app. In short, this means whether you are camping in the mountains or in the office, the Seagate Duet and Amazon Drive work in together to make sure a memory is never lost.

My Thoughts:

I loved the ease of use and that I did not have to read through pages of instructions first. Everything transferred quick and easily from computer to hard drive allowing me to have plenty of space on the actually computer. This of course helped it run faster and smoother without an issue. Knowing I have 1 terabyte of storage makes me rest easy that I will always have the space I need for the important stuff. The actual device fits perfectly in a purse or pocket making it truly convenient to bring with you on the go. To sum it all up, I LOVE the device and think everyone should have one.

Seagate Duet - A Cloud-syncing Portable Hard Drive for Amazon Drive

Curious how to get one? Seagate Duet is available in the U.S. exclusively at Amazon for $99.99. It comes with one free year of Amazon Drive Unlimited Storage (a $59.99 value) for new U.S. Amazon Drive customers and a two-year limited warranty from Seagate. Find out more at www.amazon.com.

Seagate many different photo or file storage solutions making them a great choice. One lucky winner will receive a  Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim 1TB. This device is similar to the duet in size and also storage space. The Giveaway is open to resident of the US & Canada that are 18 years of age or older. Naturally Cracked is not responsible for prize fulfilment. Good Luck!

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*Amazon Drive  Unlimited Storage offer available only for new Amazon Drive customers in the U.S. New Amazon Drive customers who purchase the Seagate Duet will receive one free year of Amazon Drive Unlimited Storage, subject to promotion and product terms and conditions

  1. Amy Heffernan

    January 24, 2017 at 9:40 am

    I like how easy it is. Just drop and drag! Thanks!

  2. Debbie White Beattie

    January 24, 2017 at 9:30 pm

    There are 2 things I like about this hard drive the first is how it’s user friendly and the second is I like how there’s 2 places for storage

  3. Judy Cowan

    January 25, 2017 at 1:03 pm

    Love that it has an app so you can access the files from any device.

  4. Elizabeth Matthiesen

    January 25, 2017 at 8:15 pm

    I love the fact that it’s not bulky and is ultra slim, of course the 1TB is marvellous too. 🙂

  5. Dan McCormick

    January 26, 2017 at 1:29 pm

    My favourite feature of the Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim 1TB is its size.

  6. Kim K

    January 26, 2017 at 3:12 pm

    I like that it syncs with Amazon Drive. I also like how slim and portable it is.

  7. David Smith

    January 27, 2017 at 11:24 am

    I love that it syncs to the cloud so I can access my data and files whereever I am.

  8. Ali P

    January 27, 2017 at 11:38 am

    I like the fast transfer speeds, and offline access!

  9. nicolthepickle

    February 1, 2017 at 12:54 pm

    I like that it has offline access.

  10. Soozle

    February 2, 2017 at 7:07 am

    I like that it syncs to your ICloud

  11. Sarah Jackson

    February 5, 2017 at 6:21 pm

    Im loving on the mobile app ! great feature !

  12. Krista M

    February 10, 2017 at 11:21 am

    I love how much extra space this features in such a slim package. 1 TB is a phenomenal amount of space to back up all my files. I’ve lost files before because I didn’t do a back up & it’s devastating. I’ve been in need of one of these for a long time!

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