Seagate 500GB FAST External Portable SSD w/ USB-C

MX73522 500GB FAST External Portable SSD w/ USB-C
MX73522 500GB FAST External Portable SSD w/ USB-C MX73522 500GB FAST External Portable SSD w/ USB-C MX73522 500GB FAST External Portable SSD w/ USB-C MX73522 500GB FAST External Portable SSD w/ USB-C

Product Info

Seagate FAST Portable SSD Drive - Sleek, High-Performance SSD for the On-The-Go Techspecialist


The Seagate Fast SSD is perfect for personal, on-the-go storage. This lightweight and stylish external SSD can store up to 2TB of your favorite photos, videos and must-have files. Plus, the fully reversible USB-C™ cable means hassle-free connectivity with an ever-increasing number of USB-compatible devices. The Seagate Fast SSD also has some of the fastest read/write speeds around - up to 540/500MB/s. Take advantage of the folder syncing feature which monitors a target folder for any file additions,deletions or modifications.

  • Up to 2TB of storage
  • Sleek, stylish, and ultra-modern design
  • Lightweight and shock resistant - take it everywhere
  • Future-proof USB-C technology
  • Read/write transfer speeds up to 540/500 MB/s
  • Folder-syncing software helps keep your important files up-to-date
  • Backed by Seagate's 3 Year Manufacturer Limited Warranty


Jump Ahead

The Seagate® Fast SSD is ideal for personal, portable storage. A stylish, modern design protects up to 2TB of SSD storage. It'll super-charge the day, providing a boost that you cannot miss. And with the latest USB-C™ connectivity, you'll be ready for all that comes next with no more waiting.

It's Impressive - Out of the Gate

Original, sleek and thoughtfully designed to go where you go. The meticulously crafted Fast SSD is lightweight, shock resistant, and can easily withstand the bumps and bruises of any commute.


Solid State. Solid Speed.

Maximum sequential read/write speeds make for some of the quickest file transfers possible.* You'll have the confidence to work on any project, from anywhere, directly from the drive.

* Maximum sequential read/write speeds: 540/500MB/s

Future-Proof Compatibility

USB-C™ is here to stay. The fully reversible USB-C™ cable means no-fuss connectivity. Plus, as the number of devices that use USB-C increases, you'll always be ready to upgrade without missing a beat.*

* Type-C to Type-A cable included.

Convenient Folder Syncing

Sync your important files and projects with the included backup and folder mirroring software. Automatically monitor your target folder for any file additions, deletions or changes and your Fast SSD will always be backed up with the latest.


Create Amazing Photos. Amazingly Simple.

Easily edit, organize, store, and share your full-resolution photos from anywhere with a 2-month complimentary membership to Adobe Creative Cloud Photography Plan1.

Edit photos with a powerful and easy-to-use interface on Lightroom CC. Combine images into rich, multi-layered artwork with Photoshop CC.

Additional Information:

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System Requirements

  • Windows® 7 or higher
  • Mac OS® X 10.9 or higher
  • USB-C or USB 3.0 port (required for USB 3.0 transfer speeds or backwards compatible with USB 2.0 ports at USB 2.0 transfer speeds)


Model Number STCM500401
Interface USB-C
Capacity 500GB
Form Factor N/A
Cache N/A
Spindle Speed N/A
Max Data Transfer Reads: Up to 540 MB/s
Writes: Up to 500 MB/s
Performance may vary based on system hardware & configuration
File Format exFAT
Dimensions (WxHxD) 94 x 9 x 79 mm (3.7" x 0.35" x 3.1")
Weight 82g

Package Contents

  • Seagate FAST External SSD Portable Drive (500GB)
  • Type-C Cable
  • Type-C to Type A USB 3.0 Cable
  • Seagate Toolkit Software
  • Quick Start Guide