We've tested dozens of external hard drives and SSDs to pick out those that offer the best balance of performance, features and price.
OS-independent XTS-AES 256-bit encrypted device unlocks with your passcode or phrase and is said to safeguard against Brute Force attacks and BadUSB with its digitally-signed firmware.
AMD officially announced Smart Access Storage at Computex 2022. However, the company failed to disclose any serious new details.
Update We put Samsung's durable T7 Shield portable SSD through our test regimen to see how it stacks up.
Western Digital says ePMR 2 technology will enable 32TB+ HDDs, but HAMR is needed for 50TB hard drives.
We put Sabrent's capacious 8TB Rocket 4 Plus through our battery of tests to see how it stacks up to the competition.
Seagate's special edition Star Wars HDDs have Boba Fett, Grogu, and The Mandalorian outside, and 2TB of SMR storage inside.
Mushkin's 1TB Delta SSD leverages QLC flash, exchanging endurance and performance for more capacity and a lower price point.
Storage device is designed to solve data retention issues of accidental file deletion or overwriting, and SSD wear. Special Windows software needs to be installed to write data but not for reading.
Solidigm, the former Intel SSD division, launched its new enterprise-grade D7-P5520 and D7-P5620 SSDs. The models provide more capacity and performance than the previous generation drives.
The 2-inch Kenzan Diamond wafers are expected to be commercialized in 2023, with 4-inch diamond wafers already in development.
Developments in tape storage technology and increasing attention to good backup philosophies explain the market's explosion.