Editors Liked

  • Massive capacity for a portable drive
  • Easy to set up
  • Fast write speeds
  • Small drive that has a 4 TB capacity
  • Bus powered
  • Includes two cables, one allows you to pull enough power from laptops that wouldn't otherwise drive the drive, tightly integrated with Seagate's dashboard software and ships with it preloaded

Editors Didn't Like

  • Slight price premium over two 2TB USB 3.0 drives
  • Can eat up two USB connectors
  • Works with USB 3.0 but not thunderbolt
  • Uses mechanical drives rather than solid state drives