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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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Toshiba Canvio Ready 1TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive

  • 1TB Capacity
  • 2.5 Portable hard drive
  • USB 3.0
  • Max transfer rate: 5.0 Gbps

£ 38.98  inc. vat

£ 32.48 ex. vat

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Free Delivery* LaCie Porsche Design 8TB USB 3.0 Desktop External Hard Drive - Light Grey

LaCie Porsche Design 8TB USB 3.0 Desktop External Hard Drive - Light Grey

  • 5mm solid aluminium casing keeps your data solidly protected
  • Stylish, sophisticated finish perfectly matches your MacBook®...

£ 163.83  inc. vat

£184.23save £20.40

£ 136.52 ex. vat

£153.52save £17.00
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Free Delivery* Seagate Backup Plus  5tb Portable Drive (blue)

Seagate Backup Plus 5tb Portable Drive (blue)

  • 5TB Data
  • 5400 RPM
  • 2yr Warranty

£ 109.59  inc. vat

£123.66save £14.07

£ 91.32 ex. vat

£103.05save £11.73
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Free Delivery* Seagate 1TB Backup Plus USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive

Seagate 1TB Backup Plus USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive

  • Protect your files with automatic backup for PC and mobile
  • 12.1mm slim metal design
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

£ 52.06  inc. vat

£ 43.38 ex. vat

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Free Delivery* Seagate Backup Plus 4TB USB 3.0 Portable Exernal Hard Drive - Black

Seagate Backup Plus 4TB USB 3.0 Portable Exernal Hard Drive - Black

  • Protect your files with automatic backup for PC and mobile
  • Double the capacity of comparable portable drives
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

£ 94.36  inc. vat

£108.66save £14.30

£ 78.63 ex. vat

£90.55save £11.92
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Free Delivery* LaCie Porsche Design 2TB USB-C + USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

LaCie Porsche Design 2TB USB-C + USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • Features the USB 3.1 Type-C connector for next-generation computers...
  • Sophisticated all-aluminium finish matches your MacBook.®

£ 75.45  inc. vat

£82.62save £7.17

£ 62.87 ex. vat

£68.85save £5.98
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Free Delivery* LaCie Porsche Design 4TB USB-C + USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

LaCie Porsche Design 4TB USB-C + USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • Features the USB 3.1 Type-C connector for next-generation computers...
  • Sophisticated all-aluminium finish matches your MacBook.®

£ 114.47  inc. vat

£ 95.39 ex. vat

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Free Delivery* Seagate 1TB Backup Plus USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive

Seagate 1TB Backup Plus USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive

  • Protect your files with automatic backup for PC and mobile
  • 12.1mm slim metal design
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

£ 50.42  inc. vat

£ 42.01 ex. vat

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Free Delivery* Buffalo 2TB MiniStation Extreme USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive Black

Buffalo 2TB MiniStation Extreme USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive Black

  • USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive
  • Transfer rate Max 5 Gb/s
  • Powered By USB

£ 95.56  inc. vat

£105.14save £9.58

£ 79.63 ex. vat

£87.61save £7.98
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Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim 1TB USB 3.0 Portable Exernal Hard Drive - Platinum

  • 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

£ 49.98  inc. vat

£54.88save £4.90

£ 41.65 ex. vat

£45.73save £4.08
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Free Delivery* WD My Passport 4TB Portable Hard Drive - White

WD My Passport 4TB Portable Hard Drive - White

  • Portable Hard Drive
  • 4TB
  • USB 3.0
  • 2-year limited warranty

£ 90.24  inc. vat

£119.02save £28.78

£ 75.20 ex. vat

£99.18save £23.98
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Free Delivery* Lacie STFR4000800 4TB Rugged USB-C Portable Hard Drive

Lacie STFR4000800 4TB Rugged USB-C Portable Hard Drive

  • New USB-C connector for next-generation computers
  • Included USB 3.0 adapter works with PC or Mac
  • Bus powered for mobile workflows
  • Drop-, crush- and rain-resistant for all-terrain use

£ 141.29  inc. vat

£ 117.74 ex. vat

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Transcend 1TB Storejet Portable Hard Drive

  • Slip-resistant silicone outer shell
  • Shock resistant, rain-resistant
  • Super fast USB 3.0
  • 3 Year Manufacturer Warranty

£ 44.98  inc. vat

£50.06save £5.08

£ 37.48 ex. vat

£41.71save £4.23
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Free Delivery* Seagate 2TB Backup Plus Slim Portable Drive

Seagate 2TB Backup Plus Slim Portable Drive

  • Protect your files with automatic backup for PC and mobile
  • 12.1mm slim metal design
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

£ 67.47  inc. vat

£ 56.22 ex. vat

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Free Delivery* Seagate 2TB Backup Plus Slim Portable Drive

Seagate 2TB Backup Plus Slim Portable Drive

  • Protect your files with automatic backup for PC and mobile
  • 12.1mm slim metal design
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

£ 66.53  inc. vat

£71.48save £4.95

£ 55.44 ex. vat

£59.56save £4.12
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Seagate Expansion 500GB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

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

£ 44.25  inc. vat

£ 36.87 ex. vat

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Free Delivery* LaCie Rugged 1TB Thunderbolt + USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

LaCie Rugged 1TB Thunderbolt + USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • Shock and drop resistant up to 2 m in non-operating mode, conforming to...
  • Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

£ 108.81  inc. vat

£ 90.67 ex. vat

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Free Delivery* LaCie Rugged 2TB Thunderbolt + USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

LaCie Rugged 2TB Thunderbolt + USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • Shock and drop resistant up to 2 m in non-operating mode, conforming to...
  • Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac
  • 2 year warranty

£ 135.94  inc. vat

£ 113.28 ex. vat

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Free Delivery* Lacie 2TB Rugged USB-C Portable Hard Drive

Lacie 2TB Rugged USB-C Portable Hard Drive

  • New USB-C connector for next-generation computers
  • Included USB 3.0 adapter works with PC or Mac
  • Bus powered for mobile workflows
  • Drop-, crush- and rain-resistant for all-terrain use

£ 98.98  inc. vat

£ 82.48 ex. vat

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Seagate 1TB Backup Plus USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive

  • Protect your files with automatic backup for PC and mobile
  • 12.1mm slim metal design
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

£ 49.96  inc. vat

£ 41.63 ex. vat

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Free Delivery* Seagate 2TB Backup Plus Slim Portable Drive

Seagate 2TB Backup Plus Slim Portable Drive

  • Protect your files with automatic backup for PC and mobile
  • 12.1mm slim metal design
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

£ 68.37  inc. vat

£76.73save £8.36

£ 56.97 ex. vat

£63.94save £6.97
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Free Delivery* WD My Passport AV-TV 1TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive for TV

WD My Passport AV-TV 1TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive for TV

  • Perfect for high-quality TV recording
  • USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 connectivity
  • USB powered
  • Can be used as a standard portable drive with a PC

£ 69.14  inc. vat

£ 57.61 ex. vat

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Free Delivery* Toshiba Canvio Connect II 1TB Portable External Hard Drive 2.5" USB 3.0 - Black

Toshiba Canvio Connect II 1TB Portable External Hard Drive 2.5" USB 3.0 - Black

  • 1TB capacity
  • 2.5" portable hard drive
  • USB 3.0
  • Max transfer rate ~ 5.0 Gbps
  • NTFS driver for Mac included

£ 55.86  inc. vat

£ 46.55 ex. vat

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Free Delivery* Transcend StoreJet 25H3P 2TB USB 3.0 2.5" SATA HDD

Transcend StoreJet 25H3P 2TB USB 3.0 2.5" SATA HDD

  • 2.5inch Portable HDD
  • USB 2.0/3.0 Interface
  • Powered By USB
  • Compatible with Windows and Mac

£ 71.91  inc. vat

£77.20save £5.29

£ 59.92 ex. vat

£64.33save £4.41
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Toshiba Canvio Ready 1TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive

  • 1TB Capacity
  • 2.5 Portable hard drive
  • USB 3.0
  • Max transfer rate: 5.0 Gbps

QuickFind: 754207

Mfr part code: HDTP210EK3AA

£ 38.98  inc. vat

£ 32.48 ex. vat

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LaCie Porsche Design 8TB USB 3.0 Desktop External Hard Drive - Light Grey

  • 5mm solid aluminium casing keeps your data solidly protected
  • Stylish, sophisticated finish perfectly matches your MacBook®...

QuickFind: 717237

Mfr part code: LAC9000604

Free Delivery*

£ 163.83  inc. vat

£184.23save £20.40

£ 136.52 ex. vat

£153.52save £17.00
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Seagate Backup Plus 5tb Portable Drive (blue)

  • 5TB Data
  • 5400 RPM
  • 2yr Warranty

QuickFind: 789612

Mfr part code: STDR5000202

Free Delivery*

£ 109.59  inc. vat

£123.66save £14.07

£ 91.32 ex. vat

£103.05save £11.73
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Seagate 1TB Backup Plus USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive

  • Protect your files with automatic backup for PC and mobile
  • 12.1mm slim metal design
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

QuickFind: 614163

Mfr part code: STDR1000202

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£ 52.06  inc. vat

£ 43.38 ex. vat

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Seagate Backup Plus 4TB USB 3.0 Portable Exernal Hard Drive - Black

  • Protect your files with automatic backup for PC and mobile
  • Double the capacity of comparable portable drives
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

QuickFind: 728510

Mfr part code: STDR4000200

Free Delivery*

£ 94.36  inc. vat

£108.66save £14.30

£ 78.63 ex. vat

£90.55save £11.92
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LaCie Porsche Design 2TB USB-C + USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • Features the USB 3.1 Type-C connector for next-generation computers...
  • Sophisticated all-aluminium finish matches your MacBook.®

QuickFind: 757782

Mfr part code: STFD2000400

Free Delivery*

£ 75.45  inc. vat

£82.62save £7.17

£ 62.87 ex. vat

£68.85save £5.98
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LaCie Porsche Design 4TB USB-C + USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • Features the USB 3.1 Type-C connector for next-generation computers...
  • Sophisticated all-aluminium finish matches your MacBook.®

QuickFind: 757783

Mfr part code: STFD4000400

Free Delivery*

£ 114.47  inc. vat

£ 95.39 ex. vat

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Seagate 1TB Backup Plus USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive

  • Protect your files with automatic backup for PC and mobile
  • 12.1mm slim metal design
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

QuickFind: 614132

Mfr part code: STDR1000201

Free Delivery*

£ 50.42  inc. vat

£ 42.01 ex. vat

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Buffalo 2TB MiniStation Extreme USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive Black

  • USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive
  • Transfer rate Max 5 Gb/s
  • Powered By USB

QuickFind: 728498

Mfr part code: HD-PZF2.0U3B-EU

Free Delivery*

£ 95.56  inc. vat

£105.14save £9.58

£ 79.63 ex. vat

£87.61save £7.98
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Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim 1TB USB 3.0 Portable Exernal Hard Drive - Platinum

  • 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: 758088

Mfr part code: STEH1000200

£ 49.98  inc. vat

£54.88save £4.90

£ 41.65 ex. vat

£45.73save £4.08
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WD My Passport 4TB Portable Hard Drive - White

  • Portable Hard Drive
  • 4TB
  • USB 3.0
  • 2-year limited warranty

QuickFind: 758874

Mfr part code: WDBYFT0040BWT-WESN

Free Delivery*

£ 90.24  inc. vat

£119.02save £28.78

£ 75.20 ex. vat

£99.18save £23.98
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Lacie STFR4000800 4TB Rugged USB-C Portable Hard Drive

  • New USB-C connector for next-generation computers
  • Included USB 3.0 adapter works with PC or Mac
  • Bus powered for mobile workflows
  • Drop-, crush- and rain-resistant for all-terrain use

QuickFind: 792131

Mfr part code: STFR4000800

Free Delivery*

£ 141.29  inc. vat

£ 117.74 ex. vat

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Transcend 1TB Storejet Portable Hard Drive

  • Slip-resistant silicone outer shell
  • Shock resistant, rain-resistant
  • Super fast USB 3.0
  • 3 Year Manufacturer Warranty

QuickFind: 474412

Mfr part code: TS1TSJ25H3P

£ 44.98  inc. vat

£50.06save £5.08

£ 37.48 ex. vat

£41.71save £4.23
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Seagate 2TB Backup Plus Slim Portable Drive

  • Protect your files with automatic backup for PC and mobile
  • 12.1mm slim metal design
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

QuickFind: 620325

Mfr part code: STDR2000202

Free Delivery*

£ 67.47  inc. vat

£ 56.22 ex. vat

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Seagate 2TB Backup Plus Slim Portable Drive

  • Protect your files with automatic backup for PC and mobile
  • 12.1mm slim metal design
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

QuickFind: 620328

Mfr part code: STDR2000203

Free Delivery*

£ 66.53  inc. vat

£71.48save £4.95

£ 55.44 ex. vat

£59.56save £4.12
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Seagate Expansion 500GB 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: 709708

Mfr part code: STEA500400

£ 44.25  inc. vat

£ 36.87 ex. vat

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LaCie Rugged 1TB Thunderbolt + USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • Shock and drop resistant up to 2 m in non-operating mode, conforming to...
  • Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

QuickFind: 757778

Mfr part code: STEV1000400

Free Delivery*

£ 108.81  inc. vat

£ 90.67 ex. vat

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LaCie Rugged 2TB Thunderbolt + USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

  • Shock and drop resistant up to 2 m in non-operating mode, conforming to...
  • Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac
  • 2 year warranty

QuickFind: 758652

Mfr part code: STEV2000400

Free Delivery*

£ 135.94  inc. vat

£ 113.28 ex. vat

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Lacie 2TB Rugged USB-C Portable Hard Drive

  • New USB-C connector for next-generation computers
  • Included USB 3.0 adapter works with PC or Mac
  • Bus powered for mobile workflows
  • Drop-, crush- and rain-resistant for all-terrain use

QuickFind: 792128

Mfr part code: STFR2000800

Free Delivery*

£ 98.98  inc. vat

£ 82.48 ex. vat

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Seagate 1TB Backup Plus USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive

  • Protect your files with automatic backup for PC and mobile
  • 12.1mm slim metal design
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

QuickFind: 614164

Mfr part code: STDR1000203

£ 49.96  inc. vat

£ 41.63 ex. vat

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Seagate 2TB Backup Plus Slim Portable Drive

  • Protect your files with automatic backup for PC and mobile
  • 12.1mm slim metal design
  • USB 3.0 and 2.0 connectivity
  • Compatible with PC & Mac

QuickFind: 620324

Mfr part code: STDR2000200

Free Delivery*

£ 68.37  inc. vat

£76.73save £8.36

£ 56.97 ex. vat

£63.94save £6.97
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WD My Passport AV-TV 1TB USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive for TV

  • Perfect for high-quality TV recording
  • USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 connectivity
  • USB powered
  • Can be used as a standard portable drive with a PC

QuickFind: 639104

Mfr part code: WDBHDK0010BBK-EESN

Free Delivery*

£ 69.14  inc. vat

£ 57.61 ex. vat

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Toshiba Canvio Connect II 1TB Portable External Hard Drive 2.5" USB 3.0 - Black

  • 1TB capacity
  • 2.5" portable hard drive
  • USB 3.0
  • Max transfer rate ~ 5.0 Gbps
  • NTFS driver for Mac included

QuickFind: 708281

Mfr part code: HDTC810EK3AA

Free Delivery*

£ 55.86  inc. vat

£ 46.55 ex. vat

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Transcend StoreJet 25H3P 2TB USB 3.0 2.5" SATA HDD

  • 2.5inch Portable HDD
  • USB 2.0/3.0 Interface
  • Powered By USB
  • Compatible with Windows and Mac

QuickFind: 742817

Mfr part code: TS2TSJ25H3P

Free Delivery*

£ 71.91  inc. vat

£77.20save £5.29

£ 59.92 ex. vat

£64.33save £4.41
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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.