Huge 4TB storage capacity.
Supports numerous connection interfaces.
Low price per gigabyte.
4TB of storage in one fairly compact device.
PC and Mac compatible.
USB 3.0 connectivity
Lots of storage space.
Interchangeable connection adapters.
Massive space without setting up a RAID.
Plastic construction doesn't provide much physical protection.
All 4TB of your data is counting on the survival of just one drive.
Price/availability may be impacted due to current hard drive shortage.
Connection adapters tough to remove.
Case prone to smudges.
FireWire 800 adapter will cost you another $50.
By PC Mag on March 26, 2012
The Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex Desk (4TB) is versatile, upgradeable, secure, and affordable. What's not to like?...80
By TechRadar on March 12, 2012
For anybody who thinks all external hard drives are the same, you've clearly never seen Seagate's GoFlex range. GoFlex's ports are built into a removable section that plugs into the main body of the drive using a SATA connector. This can be...80
By Bigbruin on January 11, 2012
The Seagate GoFlex Desk 4TB USB 3.0 hard drive delivers exactly what we've come to expect from Seagate. The massive capacity could probably store your entire music, movie, and picture collections with room to spare - and with the USB 3.0 interface...-
By Everything USB on December 21, 2011
Not that we had any doubts they'd someday exist, but four terabyte hard drives are finally a reality. Seagate earns the marks this time around for being first, curiously choosing to deliver their 7,200 RPM behemoth exclusively as an external drive...-
By Macworld on November 28, 2011
Seagate’s latest hard drive, the GoFlex Desk External Drive offers a whopping 4TB of storage. It also offers connectivity adapters and decent speeds. Don’t get your hands all over it, though, because it quickly gets dirty from too much...80
By Expert Reviews on November 06, 2011
A massive external hard disk at a reasonable price, but there are cheaper ways of getting 4TB of desktop storage...80
By Mac|Life on October 31, 2011
If you need a lot of backup space and can’t see yourself bothering with the convoluted nature of a RAID, the Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex Desk is the best alternative. Product FreeAgent GoFlex Desk External Drive Company Seagate Contact seagate.com...70
By StorageReview on October 24, 2011
The 4TB GoFlex Desk from Seagate offers class-leading storage capacity capable of serving even the most avid media enthusiast thanks to a speedy 7200RPM hard drive at its core. This combo is merged with a USB 3.0 interface (with optional FireWire...-
By CRN on October 11, 2011
Seagate Free Agent GoFlexWhen it comes to desktop storage, when is enough enough? According to disk drive maker Seagate, four terabytes is not more than enough. The company’s Free Agent GoFlex with 4 TB of storage, and included backup software,...-
By PC-Welt.de on January 06, 2012
Höher, schneller, weiter: Dieses Motto dürften sich die Ingenieure bei der Entwicklung der Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex Desk 4TB als Ziel gesetzt haben. Mehr Speicherkapazität und eine höhere Geschwindigkeit hat es auch bei guten...-