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Seagate GoFlex Satellite Mobile Wireless Storage Included in Popular Science Best of What's New

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Monday, November 21, 2011

Seagate GoFlex Satellite Mobile Wireless Storage Included in Popular Science Best of What's New00:01 EST Monday, November 21, 2011 CUPERTINO, Calif. (Business Wire) -- Seagate (NASDAQ:STX) is proud to announce the inclusion of GoFlex Satellite™ mobile wireless storage in Popular Science Magazine's 24th Annual ‘Best of What's New.' With enough space for 300 HD movies and Wi-Fi access over 802.11 b/g/n and the powerful rechargeable lithium-polymer battery, this first for the hard drive industry provides the ability to stream a library of video, music, pictures and documents to up to three Wi-Fi enabled devices. Tablets and smart phones are wirelessly connected directly to the GoFlex Satellite drive by use of the free GoFlex Media™ app—available now on iTunes and the Android Market—or a web browser. The GoFlex Satellite drive is available for your holiday shopping from Seagate.com, Amazon and BestBuy.com for a manufacturer's suggested retail price of $199.99. Seagate GoFlex Satellite mobile wireless storage selected for Popular Science 24th annual Best of What's New (Photo: Business Wire) “For 24 years, Popular Science has honored the innovations that surprise and amaze us − those that make a positive impact on our world today and challenge our views of what is possible for the future.” said Mark Jannot, editor-in-chief of Popular Science. “The Best of What's New Award is the magazine's top honor, and the 100 winners − chosen from among thousands of entrants − represent the highest level of achievement in their fields.” “Seagate is thrilled to have been recognized by Popular Science for the annual ‘Best of What's New',” said Patrick Connolly, vice president and general manager of Seagate's Retail Branded Solutions. “The GoFlex Satellite™ mobile wireless storage takes an innovative approach to expand the limited capacity of mobile devices, such as Android™ tablets and phones as well as Apple® iPhone®, iPad® and iPod touch®. Now, people can easily catch up on all their missed TV shows or movies wherever and whenever they choose. It's the perfect iPad or Tablet companion.” About Seagate Seagate is the worldwide leader in hard disk devices and storage solutions. Learn more at http://www.seagate.com. © 2011 Seagate Technology LLC. All rights reserved. Seagate, Seagate Technology, the Wave logo, GoFlex, GoFlex Media and GoFlex Satellite are trademarks or registered trademarks of Seagate Technology LLC in the United States and/or other countries. All other trademarks or registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners. When referring to hard device capacity, one gigabyte, or GB, equals one billion bytes. Your computer's operating system may use a different standard of measurement and report a lower capacity. In addition, some of the listed capacity is used for formatting and other functions, and thus will not be available for data storage. Complying with all applicable copyright laws is the responsibility of the user. Exact battery life subject to product model, normal usage conditions and configurations. Dispose of batteries properly. Seagate reserves the right to change, without notice, product offerings or specifications. Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/cgi-bin/mmg.cgi?eid=50078560&lang=en SeagateNathan Papadopulos, 408-658-1357nathan.papadopulos@seagate.com