Browse the top-ranked list of External Drives For Backup below along with associated reviews and opinions.
A Plus...Good but...Would highly recommend this product for periodic backups...A resident of Arkansas who has personally experienced the catastrophic damage capability from severe thunderstorms and tornado, these portable hard drives were purchased to be used for off site work back ups....I got this on Black Friday for such a good price.
Store and manage your digital life locally with this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR1000100 hard drive, which lets you back up content from select social networks or media stored on select mobile devices. The slim design facilitates portability.
It's ok...5 stars...Would highly recommend this product for periodic backups...I would recommend the product for anyone who feels their current audio output could use enhancement, with the realization that there might still be some occasions where dialogue is still less than perfect....Bought two during Black Friday event.
Manage your data with this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR1000101 1TB external USB 3.0/2.0 hard drive that offers scheduled and continuous backup via Seagate Dashboard and lets you back up photos from Facebook and Flickr.
Great EQ...A Winner...Good backup drive...This is the first time I've owned a portable backup Hard Drive, and so far I'm happy with it and it seems to live up to expectations and the high quality reviews I read online after seeing the deep discount sale price for Black Friday....But instead I waited for black friday for the price of this hard drive to drop to $69.99 and purchased this for way less than the $429 price on the 1 TB system.
Easily take your media collection and documents with you on the go using this Seagate Backup Plus STDR2000100 external USB 3.0/2.0 portable hard drive that features a 2TB capacity for ample file storage.
A Winner...Not bad...Fast reliable backup...I really love the fact that is so light weight, easy program for the backup program, easy to create new folders and organize everything, documents, pictures, music, etc. :) I'm very happy I bought it!!!...I bought this on black Friday, Good buy.
Store your media collection on this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR2000306 external hard drive, which features a 2TB capacity to easily hold your photos, videos and music. Data transfer rates up to 4.8 Gbps enable fast, efficient operation.
Worth it...not bad...Great backup drive...I bought this hard drive so I can store all of my movies on it in an digital format, which makes it a lot easier to hook this hard drive up to my smart TV and play which ever movie I want.
WD's automatic, continuous backup software works quietly in the background to help protect your data using minimal PC resources. Whenever you add or change a file, it's instantly backed up.
Offering high capacity in a compact drive, My Passport is the ideal companion for anyone with lots of videos, photos, music, and files that they want to help protect and take on the road.
Use WD Security to set password protection and hardware encryption and protect your files from unauthorized use or access.
It fast...Solid HD...Great backup drive...BOTTOM LINE (for the impatient): The new model is a little bit faster than last year's and includes the 4TB model added to the previous generation My Passport Ultra early in 2016.
Back up documents with this Western Digital My Passport portable hard drive. Its 1TB of storage provides plenty of room for videos, music and photos, and its 256-bit encryption and password protection keep files secure. This Western Digital My Passport portable hard drive works with Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10 right out of the box.
Great HDD...Best Ever...Excellent backup drive....I bought this drive to use with my android tv box, and it is absolutely perfect in size and speed, The USB 3.0 makes this drive super fast when transferring movies or tv shows for viewing, and the size is awesome because it holds tons and tons of movies, it is also super quiet for an external drive, I highly recommend this drive if you want speed and space for your movies and shows!...was able to install in minutes to my Xbox One to extend my hard drive from 1 terybyte to 6 ...now more games available to download...will also buy one again black Friday to set it up for wireless cloud onto my router at home....
Store up to 5TB of media on this Seagate Backup Plus STDT5000100 external hard drive, which features Protect, Save and Share features that enable simple integration with social networking sites and provide comprehensive data management.
Love it!...Love it....Great backup drive...This IS A Great Idea Of A HDD, But The Issue I Have Is That No Matter What Computer I'm On, It Likes To "Shut Itself Off / Disconnects Itself From Any Computer EVery 5++Minutes No Matter What You Are Backingup, Nor Copying Anything To It....I bought it during the Black Friday deals and was happy with the product.
Store plenty of files on this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR4000100 portable hard drive, which features a 4TB capacity that offers space for pictures, documents and more. The included Seagate Dashboard software lets you automatically back up files.
It's ok...Love it!...Great backup drive...I do like the larger 4TB capacity, but of course there is the potential downside of "putting all your eggs into one basket" - so if you choose to go with the larger capacity that can fit all your files, be sure to back up your backup because even the best drives sometimes fail....I bought this on black friday for 110 it was a great deal for 4 tb of storage I use it for my xbox 1 games run smoothly on it.
Store your photos, movies and music on this Seagate Backup Plus STDR4000902 portable hard drive, which features a 4TB capacity to hold your large media collection. Data transfer rates up to 4.8 Gbps ensure reliable performance.
Good Deal...Good item...Backs up nicely as advertised...I would love it if they provide direct file play streaming videos on computer/laptop, I am only able to play my videos from android app , if they they provide me to play my data online from laptop I would rate it 5 star....I got this on Black Friday for 160$ and really happy with the purchase.
This WD My Cloud drive features a 4TB capacity and lets you stream media to compatible DLNA-/UPnP-capable devices or upload and access data on the go via PC, Mac and compatible mobile phones and tablets. Automatic backup helps safeguard your files.
Great HD...Good buy...Simple setup with fast backup....The drive is awesome and looks awesome works perfectly the only issue is it vibrates alot and is a lil noisey when the room is quiet but works fine and at a great price point...They had some good sales on for black friday weekend and I should have gotten it then for a great price and the color I wanted.
Keep files safe with this 2TB Western Digital My Passport hard drive. It has built-in 256-bit encryption and password protection available for added security, and it's ready to use with Windows 7, 8 and 10. This Western Digital My Passport hard drive transfer files quickly with the included USB 3.0 cable.