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LaCie Christofle Sphere

The LaCie Christofle Sphere is definitely not a storage device that you need, but rather something you want for its great look and fast performance.

By Feb. 11, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Feb. 11, 2014

MSRP: $490.00

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Solving read-only conditions for external hard drives

Along with the use of incompatible formats, errors can prevent a drive from being written to.

By Jun. 19, 2013

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LaCie Blade Runner

LaCie showed off at CES 2013 an external hard drive that either screams weird or carries a bold statement, depending on your mood.

By Jan. 6, 2013

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Promise Pegasus2

While it's massive overkill and cost-prohibitive for most general consumers, the Promise Pegasus2 is a great storage device for professionals, especially those who need to edit 4K videos in real time.

By Dec. 19, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Dec. 19, 2013
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Use your iMac as an external monitor

If you have an iMac made in mid-2011 or later, here is how you can use it as an external monitor.

By Mar. 26, 2014

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Seagate Laptop Thin SSHD

If you're looking for SSD-like performance at just a fraction of the cost, the Seagate Laptop Thin SSHD offers some gratification.

By Mar. 8, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Mar. 8, 2013
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External drives experiencing data loss after Mavericks installation

Drives configured with third-party utilities may show up as empty after upgrading your version of OS X.

By Oct. 29, 2013

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How to set up an external hard drive for use with OS X

Many hard drives come preformatted with special utility software that largely is not needed, and may even be problematic or limiting at times.

By Nov. 27, 2013

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Top five external drives for hard-core users

CNET editor Dong Ngo picks five external hard drives for serious and professional users.

By Aug. 30, 2012

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G-Tech soups up external storage with 7,200rpm hard drives

G-Technology announces at CES 2013 that it now uses high-speed 7,200rpm 2.5-inch hard drives for its G-Drive and G-RAID external storage products.

By Jan. 8, 2013