Top Portable Hard Drives of 2014

By: Steve Wylde

When choosing the best portable hard drive, there are many options on the market and even more variations between the top sellers for you to figure out what the best option is for you. Some of the basics to understand is whether you want a SSD (solid state drive) or a HDD (hard disk drive).

The SSD is most likely to be more expensive, but because it is essentially a large flash drive, they are significantly quicker and no moving parts like in an SSD, which could cause issues in the future. You also need to keep in mind what kind of connection they over such as the faster USB 3.0 versus the older USB 2.0 models.

Here is a list of The Top Portable Hard Drives of 2014:

1. WD My Passport Ultra 1 TB

2. Toshiba Store.E Basics 2 TB

3. Freecom Mobile Drive Mg

4. LaCie Rugged USB 3

5. iStorage diskAshur 500GB

6. ioSafe Rugged Portable

7. Freecome Mobil Drive Sq

8. Western Digital My Passport Studio 1TB

9. Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex Ultra-portable Drive

10. G-Drive mobile hard drive

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