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Best hard drives and storage devices

The devices on this page represent the best among their respective categories.

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Seagate Backup Plus Desktop external hard drive

Fast and massive, the Seagate Backup Plus Desktop is an excellent backup drive for any USB 3.0-enabled computer or server.

May. 2, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating May. 2, 2014
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Share a hard drive with everyone on your Wi-Fi network

Take advantage of your router's USB port with a little trick that lets you share a hard drive with anyone on your Wi-Fi network.

By Jul. 2, 2014

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Days are numbered for decade-old hard drive connection tech

The SATA data-transfer standard has served the industry well, but hard drive maker WD has a product that demonstrates the shift to the faster PCI Express tech.

By Jun. 3, 2014

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Transcend SSD720

If you're looking to upgrade your computer's main hard drive, the Transcend SSD720 is a strong option.

Feb. 14, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating Feb. 14, 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.

Jan. 6, 2013

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Top five external hard drives: Backup is like insurance

CNET editor Dong Ngo rounds up current top external hard drives that make the best backup drives.

By May. 8, 2014

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Don't start up the warp drive yet, Earth's cousins might be hard to spot

Identifying distant planets that might be able to support life turns out not to be as straightforward as we might think, new research finds.

By Apr. 28, 2014

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How to determine if your Mac's hard drive is failing

There are various ways you can see if your Mac's drive is on its way out.

By Apr. 8, 2014

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Toshiba Canvio Desk

The Toshiba Canvio Desk is a frills-free, solid performer for desktop users looking for a backup drive or to expand their storage space.

Oct. 17, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating Oct. 17, 2012
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Upgrading the hard drive and memory in an aluminum Mac Mini (pictures)

Interested in adding more storage or memory to your Mac Mini? Here's what you need to know.

33 Images By Apr. 2, 2014