Top-rated products in the External hard drives category

Here's a ranking of the top rated products in this category. To give you a quick overview, we've also added some key information about the products.

1. WD Elements

With a high capacity in a lightweight design, this external drive is the ideal companion on the go. The USB 3.0 port provides fast file sharing. Simply connect this external hard drive to any PC or Mac via a USB port to back up, archive and exchange large amounts of data.

When connected to a USB 3.0 port, WD Elements lets you retrieve and store files at top speed. Up to 3 times faster transfer compared to USB 2.0 is possible. USB 3.0 is backward compatible, so you can use the drive even if you don't have a USB 3.0 port.
 

2. WD Elements Desktop

The compact format offers a capacity of 16 TB. This makes WD Elements the ideal solution for easy, additional storage of all your photos, music, videos and files. When your internal hard drive is full, your PC slows down. Don't delete files. Free up space on your internal hard drive by transferring files to WD Elements and get your computer back up and running.Works right out of the box with a Windows PC. Just plug it into the USB port to add storage.With this drive, you get compatibility with USB 3.0 devices and backward compatibility with USB 2.0 devices. 

3. WD My Book

Store large amounts of photos, videos, music and documents on My Book desktop storage. With several terrabytes of storage capacity, the My Book hard drive is the ideal place to keep all your digital data, and you can set up automatic backups and choose how often and when to back up your data. My Book Desktop Hard Drive includes WD Backup for Windows software and is compatible with Apple Time Machine for Mac, and with built-in 256-bit AES hardware encryption and WD Security, you can set your own password to protect your content. So your content is always confidential and protected. You can configure WD Security to automatically unlock the device on your computer. This allows you to quickly and conveniently access your data without having to enter the password each time. 

4. Toshiba Canvio Basics

Transfer files quickly with SuperSpeed USB 3.0 and store up to 1TB of data on Canvio Basics external hard drives. Under Microsoft Windows they are immediately ready for use - without any software installation. It's never been that easy to back up your important files. Whether at your desk or on the go, the timelessly elegant design makes these devices look good everywhere. Thanks to USB 2.0 also compatible with older computers. 

5. WD My Passport

6. LaCie Mobile Drive - Moon Silver

With up to 5TB capacity, you'll have plenty of storage for photos, playlists, documents and more. And thanks to compatibility with Mac, Windows, USB-C and USB 3.0, this data is easily accessible. One-click or automatic data backup ensures smooth file storage, while the diamond-cut design provides a particularly stylish look. 

LaCie Mobile Drive - Moon Silver (4 TB)
External hard drives
–7%
218,43 EUR was 234,05 EUR 54,61 EUR/1TB

LaCie Mobile Drive - Moon Silver

4 TB

7. WD My Passport - for Mac

The My Passport for Mac drive is trusted, portable storage that perfectly complements your on-the-go lifestyle. Compatible with USB-C and USB-A, the My Passport for Mac drive comes equipped to connect with today's latest technology. With a new, stylish design that fits in the palm of your hand, there’s space to store, organize, and share all the photos, videos, music and documents that fill your life. Perfectly paired with Apple’s Time Machine backup software and password protection, the My Passport for Mac drive helps keep your files safe and your life driving forward. My Passport for Mac portable storage works straight out of the box with Mac devices which makes it easy to keep you moving on your journey. Simply drag and drop files to and from, or setup a backup routine with Apple’s Time Machine software to help protect the contents of your digital life: photos, videos, music and documents. The My Passport for Mac drive includes USB-C and USB-A cables, so you can save tomorrow's content with the Mac computers of both today and yesterday. The My Passport for Mac drive’s built-in 256-bit AES hardware encryption with password protection helps keep your digital life's contents secure. Just activate password protection and set your own personalized password using WD Discovery. My Passport for Mac portable storage is ready right out of the box including all necessary cables. And with SuperSpeed USB, you can quickly start backing up everything in your life and keep driving forward. Included WD Discovery software lets you connect to popular social media and cloud storage services like Facebook, Dropbox and Google Drive. Seamlessly import, organise and share your photos, videos and docs to the My Passport for Mac drive to backup your online social life. WD Discovery can also manage your drive through WD Drive Utilities. There's no telling what's ahead in your own journey. That's why WD builds drives to demanding requirements for durability and long-term reliability. 

8. LaCie Rugged USB-C

Whether falls, rain, dust or external forces - thanks to their enormous resistance, Rugged Shuttle hard drives are the ideal choice for creative storytellers. The compact, robust and always ready for use devices are perfectly suited for data exchange on film sets or music studios - and for the delivery of finished projects to your customers. 

9. Seagate Game Drive for PS4

Don't want to remove the best PS4 games from your console just to make room for new ones? With Game Drive, you can keep all your games and experience your favorite adventures anytime, anywhere. And because it comes with the same firmware as your PS4 system's internal hard drive, performance is fast and seamless. 

10. Seagate Game Drive for PS4

Easy memory expansion for your PlayStation 4 Klassik, Slim or Pro.

Get in with the old folks. Get in with the new guys.
No problem with 4 TB of storage space.
Easily store over 100 games! The game drive offers enough space for the "classics" and the latest titles without having to delete anything.

Thanks to high-speed USB 3.0, the game drive offers the same speed as if the game were installed on the internal hard drive.

USB 3.0 cable (46 cm)