Seagate has launched Android app for GoFlex Satellite Mobile Storage, it’ll provide wireless connection to 500GB storage to stream up to 300HD movies.
The GoFlex Satellite mobile wireless storage is the first battery operated external drive that is capable to extend the capability of Wi-Fi enable mobile device wirelessly. This service was previously available with Android Tablets and the Smartphone using the inbuilt browser, but now users can connect to the service using GoFlex Media App for Android. This app will connect device directly to the GoFlex Satellite Drive. Same GoFlex Media App for iOS devices is also available which can be downloaded from iTunes.
The GoFlex Satellite Mobile Wireless Storage can provide hours of entertainment for up to three connections. It comes with long life lithium polymer battery which delivers 25 hours or stand-by time and up to 5 hours of video streaming. To further increase the battery backup, the GoFlex Media App features a download function, which temporarily stores the view on the device while streaming, this allows drive to go into stand-by-mode to save energy. The GoFlex Satellite mobile wireless storage device allows users to access their data including video collections, photo albums and documents, anywhere they’re without need of Internet or Wires. It automatically organizes the digital media to different folders, i.e. videos, photos, music, and document folders automatically created. Moreover, the Apple iOS Devices owners including iPhone or iPad users can also optionally access this service within a browser.
GoFlex Media App for Android is now available to download for free from the Android Market, whereas GoFlex Satellite Mobile Wireless Storage is available at Price $199.99 (Around Rs. 9000).