Storage

OCZ Trion 100
REVIEW

OCZ Trion 100 ( 480GB)

For what it costs, the OCZ Trion 100 series solid-state drive and ideal replacement drive for an older computer that still runs on a regular hard drive.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 9, 2015
Transcend SSD370S
REVIEW

Transcend SSD370S ( 1TB)

The Transcend SSD370S is an affordable and satisfying upgrade for any computers that still run on a hard drive.

4 stars Editors' rating on June 24, 2015
WD My Passport Ultra
REVIEW

WD My Passport Ultra ( Spring 2015, 3TB, Brilliant White)

The WD checks the boxes on everything you'd want in a portable storage drive, and with a stylish multiple color option, it's a easy recommendation.

4 stars Editors' rating on May 31, 2015
Buffalo MiniStation Extreme NFC
REVIEW

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.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 23, 2015
WD Elements Portable
REVIEW

WD Elements Portable ( 1.5TB)

Though not the fastest on the market, the WD Elements' large capacity makes it an excellent deal considering its low price.

4 stars Editors' rating on April 18, 2015
Seagate Expansion Portable Drive
REVIEW

Seagate Expansion Portable Drive ( 2TB)

Though it offers little in the way of bells and whistles, the Seagate Expansion delivers a ton of storage for cheap.

4 stars Editors' rating on April 16, 2015
OCZ Vector 180
REVIEW

OCZ Vector 180 ( 960GB)

The OCZ Vector 180 is a good, affordable solid-state drive backed up by a lengthy, user-friendly warranty.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on March 24, 2015
Crucial MX200
REVIEW

Crucial MX200 ( 1TB)

For heavy storage users who also need a high level of data safety, the Crucial MX200 is an excellent buy.

4 stars Editors' rating on February 20, 2015
LaCie Mirror Portable Hard Drive
REVIEW

LaCie Mirror Portable Hard Drive

Though fast and easy to use, the LaCie Mirror Portable Hard Drive's attention-seeking design is the only reason to pay the premium price.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on January 30, 2015
Samsung Portable SSD T1
REVIEW

Samsung Portable SSD T1 ( 1TB)

Other than its cost, the Samsung Portable SSD T1 is what any portable drive should be.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on January 26, 2015
Seagate Seven Portable Drive
REVIEW

Seagate Seven Portable Drive

If you need only a moderate amount of external storage space, the Seagate Seven is an excellent investment, thanks both to its design and performance.

4 stars Editors' rating on January 16, 2015
Samsung SSD 850 Evo
REVIEW

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.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on December 8, 2014
SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive
REVIEW

SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive ( 64G)

The SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive is a must-have accessory for those with a newer iPhone or iPad.

4 stars Editors' rating on November 13, 2014
Silicon Power Armor A60
REVIEW

Silicon Power Armor A60 ( 2TB)

The Silicon Power Armor A60 is a great deal for those needing a portable drive that can withstand rough handling and tough environments.

4 stars Editors' rating on October 24, 2014
SanDisk Ultra II SSD
REVIEW

SanDisk Ultra II SSD ( 960GB)

With the lowest pricing on the market, the SanDisk Ultra II is an excellent upgrade for your aging computer.

4 stars Editors' rating on September 22, 2014
LaCie d2 Thunderbolt 2
REVIEW

LaCie d2 Thunderbolt 2 ( 6TB)

If you need lots of extra storage space in a compact package, the LaCie D2 Thunderbolt 2 is a great accessory for your Thunderbolt 2-enabled Macs.

4 stars Editors' rating on September 10, 2014
WD My Passport Wireless
REVIEW

WD My Passport Wireless ( 2TB)

Despite the rather short battery life and confusing apps, the WD My Passport Wireless is an excellent mobile media drive, especially for photographers.

4 stars Editors' rating on September 3, 2014
Samsung SSD 850 Pro
REVIEW

Samsung SSD 850 Pro ( 128GB)

The Samsung SSD 850 Pro is one of the best standard consumer-grade solid-state drives on the market, but there are cheaper alternatives with similar performance.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on July 8, 2014
4.5 stars User rating out of 2 votes
SanDisk Extreme Pro SSD
REVIEW

SanDisk Extreme Pro SSD ( 240GB)

Power users and gamers should look no further than the SanDisk Extreme Pro to get the best performance out of their home computer.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on July 2, 2014
4 stars User rating out of 1 vote
LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt
REVIEW

LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt ( 500GB SSD)

If you want to keep your data safe from handling mishaps while getting the top Thunderbolt performance on the market, look no further than the LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt All-Terrain portable drive.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on June 27, 2014