|[January 10, 2013]
Seagate Wireless Plus Wins CNET's Best of CES 2013
LAS VEGAS --(Business Wire)--
Seagate Technology (News - Alert) plc (NASDAQ: STX) today announced that Seagate®
Wireless Plus mobile device storage has been selected by CNET for
of CES' award for Networking and Storage. Designed to wirelessly
stream content for up to eight smartphones or tablets the new wireless
drive can be pre-ordered now from BestBuy.com
for $199.99. Seagate Wireless Plus will be available by the end of
Seagate Wireless Plus mobile device storage awarded by CNET as 'Best of CES' (News
) 2013. (Photo: Business Wire)
Selected by CNET's unbiased expert editors, the winners were the most
exciting, innovative, and promising products at the show. CNET editors
scoured the 2013 CES show floor for products to consider for the
prestigious award. In addition, CNET awarded a Best of Show product and
thousands of online readers and viewers voted for the CNET People's
"We are thrilled that CNET has selected Wireless Plus as a "Best of CES"
award winner," said Scott Horn, vice president of marketing at Seagate.
"A category of storage first pioneered by Seagate, this latest offering
of wireless storage improves on an already great product concept."
"Hundreds of companies and manufacturers descend on Las Vegas each
January to announce the products that will make news in the coming
year," said Lindsey Turrentine, Editor in Chief of CNET Reviews. "CNET's
army of editors work tirelessly to meet with industry insiders, explore
every inch of the CES show floor, and live blog every major press
conference to make sure we find the most exciting new tech from the
show. We're happy to have selected Seagate for a Best of CES Award."
About Seagate Wireless Plus
The new Seagate Wireless Plus creates its own Wi-Fi network to connect
wirelessly to tablets and smart phones. With enough space for 500 HD
movies and a new 10-hour rated battery life, you'll have all you need to
be entertained anywhere including long road trips or flights.
Seagate Wireless Plus mobile device storage is accessed through the
mobile Seagate Media app for Apple (News - Alert) iOS, Android and Kindle Fire HD
devices. The Seagate Media app has been developed for all major mobile
devices, including Android, Kindle Fire HD, Apple iOS and will also work
with just about any device that can connect to a Wi-Fi network.
Additionally, you can use Wireless Plus to enjoy video, photos, music
and even documents on the big screen via Apple Airplay, DLNA or an app
designed specifically for Samsung (News - Alert) Smart TVs and Blu-ray players.
Seagate is a worldwide leader in storage solutions. Learn more at http://www.seagate.com.
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Seagate Technology LLC or its affiliates in the United States and/or
other countries. All other trademarks or registered trademarks are the
property of their respective owners. Quantitative usage examples for
various applications are for illustrative purposes. Actual quantities
will vary based on various factors, including file size, file format,
features, and application software. Exact battery life subject to
product model, normal usage conditions and configurations.
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