Take on your day with simple, reliable backup. Simple, compact, and PC compatible, Seagate Basic portable drive gives you additional on-the-go storage and lets you take along large files when you travel. Setup for PC is simple; simply connect the included USB cable and you are ready to go. The drive is powered from the USB cable, so there is no need for an external power supply. Plus, it is automatically recognized by the Windows operating system, so there is no software to install and nothing to configure. Just connect and take advantage of the fast data transfer speeds with the USB 3.1 (Gen 1 Type-A) interface by connecting to a USB 3.1 (Gen 1 Type-A) port. Transfer files fast with USB 3.0 that is backward compatible with USB 2.0.