The Seagate Central is a single-volume NAS server that comes in three versions, 2TB, 3TB and 4TB. It packs diferent mobile apps for media sharing and back-up. On the back of the Seagate Central you will find a Gigabit Ethernet port and one USB port.
Fast, easy to use.
Comes with many options for media streaming
Design blends with other electronics.
Easily backup Facebook photos and videos.
App needs work.
Remote feature is very sluggish.
Limited when accessed via a browser.
By Macworld on December 11, 2013
Seagate Central is a user-friendly way to add network storage to your home network, but you'll need to manually keep backups of your Central data in case the single-drive unit fails. Its mobile apps are limited, but Central works well when accessed...70
By APC Magazine on November 22, 2013
A single-bay NAS might not sound like your typical offering, but the Seagate Central is aimed at those who just want a simple home network storage setup. It's designed to be plugged directly into your router and comes in 2TB, 3TB and 4TB flavours....60
By Good Gear Guide on November 20, 2013
Seagate's Central network drive has a large capacity and is perfect as a repository for media files in a home network. It performed swiftly in our tests, was easy to set up, and its app worked as expected. Remote access to files was also a positive...80
By Computer Shopper on October 31, 2013
The Central makes it easy to access your stuff over your home network, as well as back up your social-media images to a local drive. Its Gigabit Ethernet speeds impressed, too. Our only quibble: The drive's oversimplified approach to network storage...80
By PCMag on September 13, 2013
Seagate Central is a near-perfect NAS for home users: It's easy to set up and delivers business-class performance, but its storage is capped at 4TB.90
By tbreak.ae on August 06, 2013
The Seagate Central is a blissfully easy to setup and use, and provides more than enough storage in a sleek little device. But it's iffy remote access might irritate some users who want to access or stream their files remotely. However for everyone...83
By Chip Chick on July 15, 2013
The Seagate Central lets you easily create a centralized media library, while also providing all the computers on your home network with a complete backup solution. As a matter of fact, this is a NAS that does so many of the things that we wish...-
By gadgetsteria.com on July 09, 2013
During CES this past January, we had the chance to sit down at the Seagate presentation off the grounds of CES to see what they had in store for us moving forward. We've already had the privilege of giving the Seagate Wireless Plus a shot and we...-
By Bright Side of News on June 19, 2013
Today we are taking a look at Seagate Central. Seagate Central is Seagate’s entry into the affordable consumer-grade home NAS market. It comes in three configurations: 2 TB at $169.99 (model STCG2000100), 3 TB at $189.99 (model STCG3000100), and 4...-
By StorageReview on June 07, 2013
Beyond that, the app is functional, but needs some tweaks to make it more seamless. It has a good graphical design and looks well laid-out, but some of the icons are unintuitive and the app needs to be smoothed out still. As for performance, the Seagate Central provided solid throughput that matched the Netgear Centria and was stronger than the WD My Net N900.85