hard drives

  • Review

    7 mobile hard drives: More portable and more powerful

    Posted August 19, 2013 - 11:23 am

    If you want to back up and carry all your data with you, these lightweight hard drives let you do it easily and with style.
  • Review

    Buffalo DriveStation DDR provides a boost over a typical hard drive

    Posted August 13, 2013 - 12:34 pm

    Buffalo's newest external desktop hard drive, the DriveStation DDR HD-GDU3, offers the large storage capacity of a hard drive with the speed similar to a solid-state drive (SSD). Buffalo does this by pairing a 2TB hard drive with a 1GB DDR3 RAM cache--Buffalo says that the cache makes file transfer speeds "up to 2.3 [times] faster."
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    Wi-Fi hard drive showdown: Corsair Voyager vs. Seagate Wireless Plus

    Posted April 16, 2013 - 4:04 pm

    A new class of portable hard drive creates its own Wi-Fi hotspot.
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    Review: Seagate Wireless Plus

    Posted January 17, 2013 - 11:23 am

    The scoop: Wireless Plus mobile storage, by Seagate, about $200 (1TB capacity)
  • Review

    Review: G-Drive mobile hard drive features USB 3, FireWire 800

    Posted December 27, 2012 - 9:51 pm

    G-Technology's G-Drive mobile is a portable, bus-powered external hard drive designed to compliment your Apple laptop. It has an attractive aluminum case, a three-year warranty, and boasts USB 3 and FireWire 800 connectivity. The drive comes formatted as HFS+, so it's ready to use right out of the box with Macs new and old.
  • Review

    How to buy the best portable hard drive

    Posted December 5, 2012 - 5:00 pm

    You can never have too much digital storage, and the day will come—sooner than you think—when you won’t be able to squeeze a single new file onto your computer’s hard drive. And if your primary computer is a laptop or an all-in-one desktop, you won’t be able to solve the problem by opening the case and tossing in a supplemental drive.
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    Seagate Backup Plus review: Save your social media data

    Posted July 9, 2012 - 7:37 am

    Seagate's new line of Backup Plus drives is a convenient way to ensure data from your computer and from social networking sites is backed up.
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