Spotlight: Seagate Wireless Plus mobile device storage


Unveiled at CES 2013 this week, the Seagate Wireless Plus mobile device storage is a 1TB portable hard drive that comes with built-in Wi-Fi and an integrated battery, for up to 10 hours of wireless access. Tailor-made for file transfer and media streaming to tablets and smartphones, the device is accessed using the Mobile Seagate Media app for Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) iOS, Android and Kindle Fire HD devices. Up to eight smartphones or tablets can supported using Wi-Fi, while a removable SuperSpeed USB 3.0 adapter offers fast data loading from a computer. The Seagate Wireless Plus mobile storage device will be available in the United States by the end of January 2013 for $199.99, and can be preordered from and now.