Latest reviews in External Hard Drives »

High speed, high capacity desktop external hard drive

Advantages: High speed, high capacity, good price, good warranty on accessories
Disadvantages: bulky, need its own power supply

Introduction: A year ago I would never consider buying a high (TB) capacity external hard disk to backup data from my computers. I have two 500MB external hard drives (Seagate Expansion Portable Drive 500 GB USB3 and Verbatim Store 'n' Go Portable 500 ...

volcano 27.12.2013 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Seagate Expansion Desktop Drive 2 TB

Hard drive with massive space

Advantages: Around 160mb/s transfer speeds when using USB 3.0
Disadvantages: No ventilation fan, no option to use vertically

Super fast, super sized and very quiet... What more could you ask for in an external hard drive? USB 3.0? Check! I brought this hard drive from a shop on ebay for about £70 which I felt wasn't too bad for such a large hard drive and more so one with US ...

playsafe001 08.05.2013 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Seagate Expansion Desktop Drive 2 TB

FreeAgent GoFlex external Hard drive 500 GB, a useful product

Advantages: Easy to use and sub divide into files for the family
Disadvantages: slow to connect to pc

We, as a family, each have a pc/laptop on which we were storing an ever increasing amount of music, photos, school work, study material etc. To ensure the safety of this data we decided to purchase an external hard drive. The reason we chose this portabl ...

panandtilt 31.12.2011 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: somewhat helpful
Review of Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex 500 GB

Store your stuff in the western way

Advantages: easy to use, lots of storage space, nice looking and a good speed
Disadvantages: none really to mention

Over the years I have amassed quite a collection of memory devices. By this I don’t mean device that help improve my mental memory, I mean device that help store things on so that I can keep things like images, videos, music and data safe and sound, safel ...

blissman70 20.09.2012 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of WD Elements Desktop WDBAAU0020HBK 2 TB

Free external disk enclosure with every hard disk drive

Advantages: Inexpensive disk drive
Disadvantages: not especially fast - SATA internals won't suit older machines.

The WD Elements Desktop WDBAAU0020HBK 2 TB is a ‘bog standard’ 3.5” SATA/USB external disk drive with a ‘plugtop’ power supply and USB cable. Most people buying this device would presumably want to use it as an external storage device, reputable manufact ...

dobieg 15.11.2012 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of WD Elements Desktop WDBAAU0020HBK 2 TB