Free newsletters
components
Premier partnerSamsung

Disk drives (HDD & SSD) rated

In-depth reviews from TechRadar's team of experts. To find out how we review products and calculate our scores, check out our reviews guarantee.

262 products

  1. ATMT HD160 Ultra-Portable Harddisk review

    ATMT HD160 Ultra-Portable Harddisk review

    8  

    Ideal for backing up your essential files and folders when out and about, the ATMT HD160 Ultra-Portable Harddisk (provides 20GB of storage space from a drive half the size of a CD case.

    Last reviewed

    HV355U Mobile Media HDD review

    HV355U Mobile Media HDD review

    6  

    Were we ever to stage a war, once we'd finished wiping the Earthclean of pushchairs and clipart, the next object of our agression wouldbe S-video.It's vastly inferior to the RGB SCART sockets found on most half-decent UK TVs

    Last reviewed

    Barracuda 7200.10 750GB SATA review

    Barracuda 7200.10 750GB SATA review

    9  

    Seagate's latest addition to its Barracuda range isn't just another update using existing technology; it's a new desktop capacity record. At 750GB it offers amazing potential for everything from media centres to desktops.

    Last reviewed

    Western Digital Caviar SE16 review

    Western Digital Caviar SE16 review

    8  

    The Western Digital drive proved to be the most awkward drive to setup, requiring assorted jumper shenanigans to get our PC to even recognise the drive. Performance-wise however, it came out on top

    Last reviewed

    Maxtor OneTouch II review

    Maxtor OneTouch II review

    9  

    Compared with the super-slim LaCie Mobile Hard Drive, the Maxtor OneTouch II is something of a brick - maybe even a breezeblock. For a start, it's eight times as heavy as the LaCie model, and needs its own AC power supply.

    Last reviewed

    LaCie 250GB Ethernet Mini review

    LaCie 250GB Ethernet Mini review

    8  

    First, the big perk of this external hard drive: out of the box, it's incredibly quick and easy to get going. The software pre-installed onthe Ethernet Mini disk allows you to configure the basics quickly: justplug the drive into your USB port...

    Last reviewed

    Seagate 400GB USB/FireWire external HDD review

    Seagate 400GB USB/FireWire external HDD review

    7  

    This is a large capacity hard drive, plain and simple. Yet even harddrives come with added functionality these days, by way ofdifferentiating them from their contemporaries

    Last reviewed

    Buffalo TeraStation review

    8  

    We're told that content is king. But, if you haven't got anywhere to store it, the boundless information ideal is nothing but a pipedream. This box sits on your network and acts as somewhere to store content

    Last reviewed

    Buffalo DriveStation review

    7  

    An external hard drive as a home entertainment essential? There's no wireless network support, no audio or video line-outs and certainly no controls to play any media files stored on the drive

    Last reviewed

Select region United Kingdom United States Australia