The best portable hard drives you can buy

By Team Feedbaac on 17-12-2017 04:40:31

Let’s admit it, external data storage drives are simply one of the most widely sold accessories in the PC market. These are basically your normal mechanical drives enclosed in a protective shell, and configured to work as a removable storage unit. Because of its affordable rates that lets you carry over terabytes of data on the go, it’s always advisable to invest in one to backup all your important data and information. This helps to counter any hardware failures that could occur on your PC, and keeping your information intact.

Some portable hard drives come in attractive colors and styles, while some offer rugged protection from accidental drops. We are here to list out the most popular portable drives available in the market.

Seagate 2TB Backup Plus Slim-Priced at AED 314 (

Hardly weighing about 159g, this Seagate drive is quite slim and lightweight, along with housing a 2TB mechanical storage, and USB 3.0 connectivity for high-speed transfers.

Seagate Expansion 4TB Desktop External- Priced at AED 490 (

It may look quiet think, but this device holds about 4TB of space for all your lifetime storages. Just leave it hooked up with your PC, and the drive will back up all your files regularly.

Western Digital 1TB My Passport Ultra Premium- Priced at AED 205 (

Another popular hard drive brand, the WD My Passport Ultra Premium comes in a thin and light chassis, 159g weight, and USB 3.0 connectivity. Its price is the best selling point of the device.

Transcend 2TB StoreJet 25M3-Priced at AED 339 (

Worried about accidental drops? How about the Transcend StoreJet 2TB that offers military grade shockproof resistance, along with USB 3.0 connection.

Toshiba 1TB External-Priced at AED 197 (

How about another affordable, portable HDD from Toshiba?