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Buffalo MiniStation Extreme NFC (2TB)

While owners of NFC-enabled phones will benefit from the MiniStation drive's convenient encryption unlocking feature, there are cheaper and faster options available for those with simpler needs.

May 5, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 23, 2015
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Best hard drives and storage devices of 2015

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


Samsung SSD 850 Evo (2TB)

The Samsung 850 Evo has the best combination of performance, cost and capacity, making it the ideal drive for any home user.

June 30, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating on December 8, 2014

Intel SSD 520 Series (480GB, OEM)

If priced a little lower, the Intel 520 Series SSD would be an ideal investment for those who want to greatly improve their computer's overall performance. For now, it's still an excellent drive.

February 13, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating on February 17, 2012
5 stars User rating out of 1 reviews

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IoSafe SoloPro (1TB, USB 3.0)

For those who need to ensure that their data will survive disasters, the IoSafe SoloPro is one of a few, if not the only, worthwhile options on the market. General users, however, won't find much appeal in it.

August 10, 2010

3.5 stars Editors' rating on August 17, 2010

MSRP: $249.00


Hitachi SimpleTough external hard drive (USB 2.0, 320GB)

The Hitachi SimpleTough is by far the most indestructible external hard drive we've tested, capable of surviving drops of up to 10 feet and up to one ton of pressure. With a built-in USB cable, two-tiered data security package, and an impressive three-year warranty, we have no issue recommending this external hard drive to shoppers looking for space and security.

September 30, 2009

3.5 stars Editors' rating on September 30, 2009

MSRP: $119.99


Toshiba USB 2.0 Portable External Hard Drive

The Toshiba USB 2.0 Portable Hard Drive is an attractive, lightweight drive with a decent price point for a drive of this capacity. Its size makes it great for travel, but the write speeds aren't up to par with other drives we've seen. We can't recommend it due to its lack of performance.

February 8, 2008

2.5 stars Editors' rating on July 7, 2008

Hitachi External Hard Drive (1TB)

The Hitachi Easy Hard Drive packs a lot of capacity and fast performance into an easy-to-use external drive. We recommend it.

June 20, 2007

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 23, 2007

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SimpleTech SimpleDrive External Hard Drive (500GB, Pininfarina)

As far as basic external hard drives go, the SimpleTech SimpleDrive is compelling for its low price and generous online storage bundle. We like it.

April 11, 2007

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 2, 2007
0.5 stars User rating out of 1 reviews

Seagate FreeAgent Pro USB/eSATA external hard drive (750GB)

The Seagate FreeAgent Pro external hard drive is an elegant workaround for users who are intimidated by NAS drives. The bundled software is simple to use and makes copying your data to various location a cinch. We really like this external hard drive.

March 17, 2007

4 stars Editors' rating on April 26, 2007

Memorex Mega TravelDrive External USB Hard Drive (8GB)

The Memorex Mega TravelDrive is a novel combination of large capacity and tiny size, but it's just that: a novelty. Its slow speeds and high per-gigabyte cost (for a hard drive) make it a hard sell.

August 12, 2006

2.5 stars Editors' rating on April 6, 2007