Connect Seagate Wireless Plus 8TB External Hard Drive

Connect Seagate Wireless Plus 8TB External Hard Drive

With the Seagate Wireless Plus 8TB External Hard Drive, you can store any amount of digital content. You can also work without any interruptions with the drive and can stream media to any Wi-Fi-enabled device.

Before learning the Seagate Wireless Plus 8TB hard drive setup procedure, here are some of the key features that you need to know:

  1. Classic, simple design
  2. USB 3.0 connectivity
  3. NTFS drive format
  4. Maximum Wi-Fi range
  5. Best battery life
  6. Support all types of file formats

The basic setup procedure includes:

  1. Unboxing
  2. Installation of the media app
  3. Setting up a wireless connection
  4. Setting up password

Now, let us learn the steps in detail.

Connecting Seagate Wireless Plus Hard Drive To Android Mobile Device:


  1. Open the Seagate Wireless Plus package. You’ll find these packaging contents:
  2. Seagate Wireless Plus device
  3. USB 3.0 cable
  4. USB wall adapter
  5. Guide
  6. Check if all the packaging contents are present inside and take them out of the box along with the Seagate Wireless Plus device.

Setting up wireless connection:

Before connecting your device to a wireless connection, ensure that your device is fully charged. Here’s how to charge your external hard drive.

Charging Wireless Plus External Hard Drive:

  1. Plug one end of the provided USB 3.0 Cable into your Wireless Plus hard drive.
  2. Connect the other end to your DC Wall Adapter. Now, plug the DC wall adapter into a power source.
  3. A green light blinks on your battery LED when your battery is fully charged.

Now, start pressing the Power button on your Seagate Wireless Plus. The Wi-Fi LED blinks in blue, and your hard drive is now ready to use.

  1. On your Android mobile device, select Settings and then choose Wireless and Networks.
  2. Select Network.
  3. You’ll find the list of network names. Select Seagate Wireless.
  4. A wireless connection is established between your devices.

Installation of the Seagate Media App:

  1. On your Android device, go to the Google Play Store application.
  2. Type Seagate Media in the search bar.
  3. Click Install to Download the application to your mobile device.

You can also download the application to your computer from a web browser after establishing a wireless connection between your computer and Wireless Plus hard drive.

  1. On your mobile device, open the Seagate Media app.
  2. The main page appears with the tutorial. You can follow the instructions from the tutorial for viewing videos, and your device is now ready to stream media.

Streaming videos with Seagate Wireless Plus:

Before you begin,

  1. Ensure that you Turn On your Wireless Plus device.
  2. Ensure that you’ve established a wireless connection between your mobile device and the Wireless Plus drive.

Getting started with streaming:

  1. On your mobile device, open the Seagate Media App.
  2. Select the media that you want to play.

Setting up a password:

  1. You can set up a password for your Seagate Wireless Plus to protect your files.
  2. On your mobile device, open the Seagate Media app.
  3. Tap Settings and then tap Network.
  4. Tap Turn On password.
  5. Enter a unique password and then Tap OK.

Hopefully, you’ve learned how to Connect Seagate Wireless Plus 8TB External Hard Drive to PC.