Seagate 500GB Freeagent Desktop 3.5" USB 2 Hard Drive just $145 @ officeworks

4 June 2008

Search for Product No. INSGA0406

# Plug & Play
# Takes up less room on your desk
# Capacity 500GB
# Interface USB 2.0
# Transfer Rate: 480MB/sec
# Weighs in at a light 2kg

# Windows XP Home, Professional Edition or Windows 2000 Pro; MAC OS X 10.3.9 (or higher)

# Drive formatted NTFS, reformat for MAC using Disk Utility


  • geo78
    BigW has it for $1 more and their sale ends case someone has a bigw in their neighborhood and not an officeworks...
  • Wally
    Interesting and thx for putting the fact it weighs only 2kg and format info Had it in my mind this FREEAGENT produced Heavy and cumbersone configs! what is the universal formatting that can be seen by both PC and Mac??
  • admin EDITOR
    Fat32 is read write for both wally - NTFS is read only on Mac. Fat32 has a physical contiguous file size limit of 4 gig from memory so its no good for big things. I run dual mac / fat formats in seperate partitions on the one I have wally. Good price btw - very cheap.

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