Solved Best external hard drive enclosure Tags: Hard Drives External Hard Drive Enclosure HP Pavilion Storage Product Last response: July 19, 2012 5:07 PM in Storage Share puterdiva July 7, 2012 7:11:04 PM Hello, I have a HP Pavilion d4650e that I need to retrieve info off of. Can you tell me the best one for me and what are the specs I need? Also is a docking enclosure a good choice? More about : external hard drive enclosure Best solution Ubrales a c 92 G Storage July 7, 2012 10:43:11 PM I selected a good external enclosure and a good hard disk. Then I put these together. Now I have five (5) sets of these external enclosures for backups and general data storage. External enclosure: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Hard Disk: Either WD or Seagate - 1 TB I tend to stay away from docking enclosures because of the mode in which it is used. puterdiva July 19, 2012 12:47:20 AM Best answer selected by puterdiva. Related resources Best external hard drive enclosure - Forum Moving hard drive to external enclosure - how?! - Forum Run software from hard drive in external enclosure - Forum Buying External Hard Drive Enclosure for Laptops - Forum Hard Drive Intermittently not Booting from External Enclosure - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer puterdiva July 19, 2012 12:48:29 AM Thanks. I bought this enclosure but have not used it yet. I'm hoping it will work for my needs of getting data off HD. Ubrales a c 92 G Storage July 19, 2012 5:07:46 PM Thank you! All five (5) of mine are working fine. I use them for frequent and regular backups, and also for data storage, and to transfer data from one computer to another. They are very well built and have a fan which can be turned OFF if not needed. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumGood External Enclosure for Hard Drive ForumRecommended External Hard Drive Enclosure ? Forumexternal portable hard drive (lacie) or enclosure +HD? ForumExternal USB2.0 Hard drive enclosure ForumExternal hard drive enclosure recommendations ForumSata hard drive external enclosure ForumHow to stop external hard disk ( enclosure ) from running? Forum3TB external hdd drive guarantee void if taken out of the enclosure ?? ForumESATA or USB 3 external HDD enclosure ForumFlash drive Vs. External laptop HDD enclosure . For portabl.. ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumHelp! cant mount a drive via usb adapter. ForumHard drive issues ForumMultiple hard disk causing stuck at windows boot logo ForumApricorn sata wire with wd scorpio drive More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !