Portable Hard Drives (159 products)

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What is a portable hard drive?

A portable hard drive is a device that is connected to a computer by USB and is used to store data, files and information. With storage capacities of up to 4TB, a portable hard drive can hold many more files than other storage devices and a computer internal drive. And, as it is small enough to fit in a pocket the device and its files can be taken anywhere and used with any computer.

An external hard drive is a useful piece of kit that can be used as additional storage, for backing up files and as your own personal cloud. And, by using portable hard drives, important media and files can be easily transported and shared with any device with a compatible connection.

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WD Elements Portable 1TB External HDD

  • Extra storage for your videos, music, photos and files
  • Plug-and-play ready for Windows PCs
  • Fast data transfer with USB 3.0
  • WD quality and reliability

£ 39.94  inc. vat

£43.01save £3.07

£ 33.28 ex. vat

£35.84save £2.56
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Toshiba Canvio 1TB Portable External Hard Drive

  • 2.5 External Hard Drive
  • Matt Finish
  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0
  • USB-powered
  • Warranty 2 years

£ 38.96  inc. vat

£41.99save £3.03

£ 32.46 ex. vat

£34.99save £2.53
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WD Elements Portable 2TB External HDD

  • Extra storage for your videos, music, photos and files
  • Plug-and-play ready for Windows PCs
  • Fast data transfer with USB 3.0
  • WD quality and reliability

£ 56.54  inc. vat

£61.71save £5.17

£ 47.11 ex. vat

£51.42save £4.31
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WD Elements Portable 1.5TB External HDD

  • Extra storage for your videos, music, photos and files
  • Plug-and-play ready for Windows PCs
  • Fast data transfer with USB 3.0
  • WD quality and reliability

£ 49.47  inc. vat

£52.06save £2.59

£ 41.22 ex. vat

£43.38save £2.16
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Seagate Expansion 2TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • Simple add-on storage for your PC
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • 2 year warranty

£ 58.85  inc. vat

£66.24save £7.39

£ 49.04 ex. vat

£55.20save £6.16
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WD Elements Portable 500GB External HDD

  • Extra storage for your videos, music, photos and files
  • Plug-and-play ready for Windows PCs
  • Fast data transfer with USB 3.0
  • WD quality and reliability

£ 34.14  inc. vat

£36.64save £2.50

£ 28.45 ex. vat

£30.53save £2.08
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Seagate Expansion 1TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • Simple add-on storage for your PC
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • 2 year warranty

£ 41.64  inc. vat

£46.47save £4.83

£ 34.70 ex. vat

£38.72save £4.02
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LaCie 2TB Mobile Drive USB-C + USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive for PC and Mac (Space Gray)

  • Keep up to 500k high-resolution photos
  • Store up to 165 hours of videos
  • Works with Mac and Windows
  • All Aluminium Build with Diamond-cut Edge Design

£ 89.56  inc. vat

£ 74.63 ex. vat

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Maxtor M3 1TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • USB 3.0 Interface
  • SuperSpeed (Max): 5.0Gb/s
  • Powered By USB
  • Compatible with Windows 10/8/7/Vista, Mac OS X 10.4.8 or later...

£ 39.96  inc. vat

£42.58save £2.62

£ 33.30 ex. vat

£35.48save £2.18
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Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim 1TB USB 3.0 Portable Exernal Hard Drive - Gold

  • Protect your files with automatic backup for PC and mobile
  • 9.6mm ultra slim metal design
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

£ 53.50  inc. vat

£ 44.58 ex. vat

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iStorage 1TB diskAshur2 SSD - Phantom Black

  • USB 3.1 Portable Hardware Encrypted Solid State Drive
  • Common Criteria EAL4+ ready
  • Real time military grade AES-XTS 256-bit hardware encryption

£ 321.40  inc. vat

£ 267.83 ex. vat

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WD Elements Portable 4TB External HDD

  • Fast data transfers
  • High capacity
  • WD quality and reliability
  • Plug-and-play ready for Windows® PCs

£ 86.50  inc. vat

£93.36save £6.86

£ 72.08 ex. vat

£77.80save £5.72
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LaCie Rugged Mini 5TB External Hard Drive Portable HDD

  • Travel with massive capacity of up to 5TB
  • Connect to usb 3. 0 computers and transfer content Fast with speeds of up...
  • An external Hard Drive that offers all terrain durability of drop,...

£ 168.05  inc. vat

£ 140.04 ex. vat

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WD Elements Portable 750GB External HDD

  • Extra storage for your videos, music, photos and files
  • Plug-and-play ready for Windows PCs
  • Fast data transfer with USB 3.0
  • WD quality and reliability

£ 35.33  inc. vat

£38.25save £2.92

£ 29.44 ex. vat

£31.87save £2.43
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LaCie 2 TB Mobile Drive USB-C + USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive for PC and Mac (Moon Silver)

  • Keep up to 500k high-resolution photos
  • Store up to 165 hours of videos
  • Works with Mac and Windows
  • All Aluminium Build with Diamond-cut Edge Design

£ 75.98  inc. vat

£ 63.31 ex. vat

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Seagate Game Drive for Xbox - 2TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive for Xbox One, Xbox One S and Xbox 360

  • Boost your console's storage capacity with the only external drive...
  • Plug-and-play setup will have your drive game-ready in moments...
  • Compatible with both Xbox One, One S and Xbox 360

£ 66.69  inc. vat

£70.18save £3.49

£ 55.57 ex. vat

£58.48save £2.91
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Maxtor M3 4TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • USB 3.0 Interface
  • SuperSpeed (Max): 5.0Gb/s
  • Powered By USB
  • Compatible with Windows 10/8/7/Vista, Mac OS X 10.4.8 or later...

£ 82.43  inc. vat

£ 68.69 ex. vat

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WD Elements Portable 3TB External HDD

  • Fast data transfers
  • High capacity
  • WD quality and reliability
  • Plug-and-play ready for Windows® PCs

£ 76.19  inc. vat

£ 63.49 ex. vat

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WD 2TB My Passport for Mac with Type-C

  • Designed for Mac and Time Machine ready
  • USB-C ready, USB-A compatible
  • WD Discovery software for WD Security, Social Media and Cloud Storage...
  • Password protection with hardware encryption

£ 57.00  inc. vat

£65.51save £8.51

£ 47.50 ex. vat

£54.59save £7.09
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Transcend StoreJet H3P 2.5" 4TB Portable Hard Drive

  • Lightning-Fast Transfer Speeds
  • Excellent Anti-Shock Protection
  • One Touch Auto Backup
  • Three Year Limited Warranty

£ 104.34  inc. vat

£109.60save £5.26

£ 86.95 ex. vat

£91.33save £4.38
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Seagate Backup Plus 5TB Black Portable Hard Drive

  • Textured metal finish
  • Compatible with USB 3.0 and USB 2.0
  • Powered by USB connection
  • Automatic file synchronization
  • Works with Windows and Mac

£ 107.16  inc. vat

£114.99save £7.83

£ 89.30 ex. vat

£95.82save £6.52
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Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Touch 2TB White External Hard Drive

  • Tactile, textile industrial design
  • Type-C, USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 compatibility
  • Advanced password protection
  • 256-AES hardware encryption
  • Works with PC and MAC

£ 65.32  inc. vat

£ 54.43 ex. vat

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Western Digital My Passport external hard drive 3TB Yellow Worldwide Edition

  • Play anywhere
  • Fast and easy setup
  • Sleek design with high capacity
  • WD reliability

£ 69.09  inc. vat

£ 57.57 ex. vat

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LaCie Rugged Mini 2TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • Shock and drop resistant up to 1.2 metres in non-operating mode...
  • Pressure resistant up to 1000kg (2205 lbs)
  • Automatic backup software and AES 256-bit encryption provide...

£ 86.27  inc. vat

£97.47save £11.20

£ 71.89 ex. vat

£81.22save £9.33
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WD Elements Portable 1TB External HDD

  • Extra storage for your videos, music, photos and files
  • Plug-and-play ready for Windows PCs
  • Fast data transfer with USB 3.0
  • WD quality and reliability

QuickFind: 789995

Mfr part code: WDBUZG0010BBK-WESN

£ 39.94  inc. vat

£43.01save £3.07

£ 33.28 ex. vat

£35.84save £2.56
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Toshiba Canvio 1TB Portable External Hard Drive

  • 2.5 External Hard Drive
  • Matt Finish
  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0
  • USB-powered
  • Warranty 2 years

QuickFind: 826264

Mfr part code: HDTB410EK3AA

£ 38.96  inc. vat

£41.99save £3.03

£ 32.46 ex. vat

£34.99save £2.53
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WD Elements Portable 2TB External HDD

  • Extra storage for your videos, music, photos and files
  • Plug-and-play ready for Windows PCs
  • Fast data transfer with USB 3.0
  • WD quality and reliability

QuickFind: 789994

Mfr part code: WDBU6Y0020BBK-WESN

£ 56.54  inc. vat

£61.71save £5.17

£ 47.11 ex. vat

£51.42save £4.31
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WD Elements Portable 1.5TB External HDD

  • Extra storage for your videos, music, photos and files
  • Plug-and-play ready for Windows PCs
  • Fast data transfer with USB 3.0
  • WD quality and reliability

QuickFind: 790020

Mfr part code: WDBU6Y0015BBK-WESN

£ 49.47  inc. vat

£52.06save £2.59

£ 41.22 ex. vat

£43.38save £2.16
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Seagate Expansion 2TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • Simple add-on storage for your PC
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • 2 year warranty

QuickFind: 709739

Mfr part code: STEA2000400

£ 58.85  inc. vat

£66.24save £7.39

£ 49.04 ex. vat

£55.20save £6.16
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WD Elements Portable 500GB External HDD

  • Extra storage for your videos, music, photos and files
  • Plug-and-play ready for Windows PCs
  • Fast data transfer with USB 3.0
  • WD quality and reliability

QuickFind: 789996

Mfr part code: WDBUZG5000ABK-WESN

£ 34.14  inc. vat

£36.64save £2.50

£ 28.45 ex. vat

£30.53save £2.08
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Seagate Expansion 1TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • Simple add-on storage for your PC
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • 2 year warranty

QuickFind: 709704

Mfr part code: STEA1000400

£ 41.64  inc. vat

£46.47save £4.83

£ 34.70 ex. vat

£38.72save £4.02
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LaCie 2TB Mobile Drive USB-C + USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive for PC and Mac (Space Gray)

  • Keep up to 500k high-resolution photos
  • Store up to 165 hours of videos
  • Works with Mac and Windows
  • All Aluminium Build with Diamond-cut Edge Design

QuickFind: 914284

Mfr part code: STHG2000402

£ 89.56  inc. vat

£ 74.63 ex. vat

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Maxtor M3 1TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • USB 3.0 Interface
  • SuperSpeed (Max): 5.0Gb/s
  • Powered By USB
  • Compatible with Windows 10/8/7/Vista, Mac OS X 10.4.8 or later...

QuickFind: 746376

Mfr part code: HX-M101TCB/GM

£ 39.96  inc. vat

£42.58save £2.62

£ 33.30 ex. vat

£35.48save £2.18
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Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim 1TB USB 3.0 Portable Exernal Hard Drive - Gold

  • Protect your files with automatic backup for PC and mobile
  • 9.6mm ultra slim metal design
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

QuickFind: 758089

Mfr part code: STEH1000201

£ 53.50  inc. vat

£ 44.58 ex. vat

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iStorage 1TB diskAshur2 SSD - Phantom Black

  • USB 3.1 Portable Hardware Encrypted Solid State Drive
  • Common Criteria EAL4+ ready
  • Real time military grade AES-XTS 256-bit hardware encryption

QuickFind: 792199

Mfr part code: IS-DA2-256-SSD-1000-B

£ 321.40  inc. vat

£ 267.83 ex. vat

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WD Elements Portable 4TB External HDD

  • Fast data transfers
  • High capacity
  • WD quality and reliability
  • Plug-and-play ready for Windows® PCs

QuickFind: 798629

Mfr part code: WDBU6Y0040BBK-WESN

£ 86.50  inc. vat

£93.36save £6.86

£ 72.08 ex. vat

£77.80save £5.72
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LaCie Rugged Mini 5TB External Hard Drive Portable HDD

  • Travel with massive capacity of up to 5TB
  • Connect to usb 3. 0 computers and transfer content Fast with speeds of up...
  • An external Hard Drive that offers all terrain durability of drop,...

QuickFind: 947733

Mfr part code: STJJ5000400

£ 168.05  inc. vat

£ 140.04 ex. vat

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WD Elements Portable 750GB External HDD

  • Extra storage for your videos, music, photos and files
  • Plug-and-play ready for Windows PCs
  • Fast data transfer with USB 3.0
  • WD quality and reliability

QuickFind: 790022

Mfr part code: WDBUZG7500ABK-WESN

£ 35.33  inc. vat

£38.25save £2.92

£ 29.44 ex. vat

£31.87save £2.43
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LaCie 2 TB Mobile Drive USB-C + USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive for PC and Mac (Moon Silver)

  • Keep up to 500k high-resolution photos
  • Store up to 165 hours of videos
  • Works with Mac and Windows
  • All Aluminium Build with Diamond-cut Edge Design

QuickFind: 881198

Mfr part code: STHG2000400

£ 75.98  inc. vat

£ 63.31 ex. vat

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Seagate Game Drive for Xbox - 2TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive for Xbox One, Xbox One S and Xbox 360

  • Boost your console's storage capacity with the only external drive...
  • Plug-and-play setup will have your drive game-ready in moments...
  • Compatible with both Xbox One, One S and Xbox 360

QuickFind: 722217

Mfr part code: STEA2000403

£ 66.69  inc. vat

£70.18save £3.49

£ 55.57 ex. vat

£58.48save £2.91
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Maxtor M3 4TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • USB 3.0 Interface
  • SuperSpeed (Max): 5.0Gb/s
  • Powered By USB
  • Compatible with Windows 10/8/7/Vista, Mac OS X 10.4.8 or later...

QuickFind: 746384

Mfr part code: HX-M401TCB/GM

£ 82.43  inc. vat

£ 68.69 ex. vat

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WD Elements Portable 3TB External HDD

  • Fast data transfers
  • High capacity
  • WD quality and reliability
  • Plug-and-play ready for Windows® PCs

QuickFind: 790021

Mfr part code: WDBU6Y0030BBK-WESN

£ 76.19  inc. vat

£ 63.49 ex. vat

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WD 2TB My Passport for Mac with Type-C

  • Designed for Mac and Time Machine ready
  • USB-C ready, USB-A compatible
  • WD Discovery software for WD Security, Social Media and Cloud Storage...
  • Password protection with hardware encryption

QuickFind: 874271

Mfr part code: WDBLPG0020BBK-WESE

£ 57.00  inc. vat

£65.51save £8.51

£ 47.50 ex. vat

£54.59save £7.09
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Transcend StoreJet H3P 2.5" 4TB Portable Hard Drive

  • Lightning-Fast Transfer Speeds
  • Excellent Anti-Shock Protection
  • One Touch Auto Backup
  • Three Year Limited Warranty

QuickFind: 875987

Mfr part code: TS4TSJ25H3P

£ 104.34  inc. vat

£109.60save £5.26

£ 86.95 ex. vat

£91.33save £4.38
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Seagate Backup Plus 5TB Black Portable Hard Drive

  • Textured metal finish
  • Compatible with USB 3.0 and USB 2.0
  • Powered by USB connection
  • Automatic file synchronization
  • Works with Windows and Mac

QuickFind: 882371

Mfr part code: STHP5000400

£ 107.16  inc. vat

£114.99save £7.83

£ 89.30 ex. vat

£95.82save £6.52
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Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Touch 2TB White External Hard Drive

  • Tactile, textile industrial design
  • Type-C, USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 compatibility
  • Advanced password protection
  • 256-AES hardware encryption
  • Works with PC and MAC

QuickFind: 882377

Mfr part code: STHH2000402

£ 65.32  inc. vat

£ 54.43 ex. vat

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Western Digital My Passport external hard drive 3TB Yellow Worldwide Edition

  • Play anywhere
  • Fast and easy setup
  • Sleek design with high capacity
  • WD reliability

QuickFind: 964134

Mfr part code: WDBYFT0030BYL-EEEX

£ 69.09  inc. vat

£ 57.57 ex. vat

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LaCie Rugged Mini 2TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • Shock and drop resistant up to 1.2 metres in non-operating mode...
  • Pressure resistant up to 1000kg (2205 lbs)
  • Automatic backup software and AES 256-bit encryption provide...

QuickFind: 714059

Mfr part code: LAC9000298

£ 86.27  inc. vat

£97.47save £11.20

£ 71.89 ex. vat

£81.22save £9.33
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Reliability Built In

Of course if you are entrusting your digital files to an external hard drive you need to know they will be safe. So choosing the right device is essential. And, here at Ebuyer, we have a wide range of hard drives from the biggest names in tech. For example Western Digital produce a number of reliable and high capacity drives as do Buffalo and Toshiba amongst others.

Why Use A Portable Hard Drive?

There are a few reasons but, unsurprisingly, the main reason for using a portable hard drive is that it can be taken anywhere. These drives are extremely lightweight and can be easily stored in a laptop bag or rucksack making it easy to take large amounts of data with you wherever you go

Which brings us onto the next big plus point. Portable hard drives can store huge amounts of data and have storage capacities of up to 4 terabytes. But for most users 500gb will be more than enough.

Drives of this size can easily store tens of thousands of photos and tunes and they can be purchased for very low prices here on Ebuyer.com. In fact buying an external hard drive can be a much cheaper option than paying for the same amount of cloud storage.

Security is always a concern with any important digital files and many portable hard drives can encrypt stored data and the drives themselves can be password protected. Continuing the theme, sensitive data or favourite media can be backed up or copied on to portable hard drive. The device can then be safely stored in a safe or secure cupboard ready to be retrieved if the original files are lost.

Fast Transfer

Transferring data between a computer and a portable hard drive is a quick and easy process.

Simply connect the drive and it will be instantly recognised by the computer. Files can then be dragged and dropped onto the portable hard drive. And, with USB 3.0 as well as Firewire connections available, files will be transferred at lightning speed.