Reply to post: Built in incapacity?

Seagate intros Innov8: A USB-powered 8TB external hard drive

Gulraj Rijhwani

Built in incapacity?

So - does this mean that when the battery dies faster than the primary disk, it will no longer be able to start, and essentially become an 8TB brick? Sounds like built-in obsolesence being hidden behind a veneer of convenience.

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