Seagate 2TB Backup Plus Slim Unboxing

Rarely do you read about tech products like hard drives on jumpadevice. However since I purchased one the other day, why not give it an unboxing and a little hands on. Here’s the quick unboxing of the Seagate 2TB Backup Plus Slim.


Seagate 2TB Backup Plus Slim USB3.0 Portable Drive

The Backup Plus Slim is one of four models in the Backup Plus family of portable drives. From Ultra Slim to Fast, the Slim sits second after Ultra Slim in terms of size. We have the 2TB version in black so let’s dig into it.



Packaging is simple and straightforward. Model size is clearly indicated on the top right and model colour is shown.


What you get in the box is the hard drive, usb cable, user manual and an information sheet on the Adobe Creative Cloud Photography Plan. If you’re keen to tryout the Adobe CC Photography Plan you’re in luck. Adobe is giving away 2 months free membership with every purchase of this model (May also apply to other models. Check with your retailer.) The details are provided in the included the information sheet.

User manual and complimentary Adobe CC Photography Plan subscription for 2 months.
Hard drive and a USB Micro B cable.
Top View.
USB Micro B port.
The pouch that came with the hard drive.
Simple and imposing logo.
Size compared to a standard credit card size.

Of the 2TB, 1.8TB is usable. The remaining is reserved space.

1.8TB is usable.

Price and Availability

The Seagate 2TB Backup Plus Slim is priced at RM268.29 (USD $64.69) but do check around because prices may vary. To get one, check your local IT store or online retailers like Lazada or Amazon.