Transcend SSD370S

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

WD My Passport Ultra ( Spring 2015, 500MB, 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
5 stars User rating out of 1 vote

MSRP: $79.99

Buffalo MiniStation Extreme NFC

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

WD Elements Portable ( 2TB)

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

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

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

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

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
Seagate Seven Portable Drive

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

Samsung SSD 850 Evo ( 1TB)

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