Never before has it been so easy to store or backup data. Check it out with one of the HDD units or external memories that we present below. Don’t miss our list of the best hard drives for your Mac or MacBook.
Any experienced first person computer or laptop user how frustrating it is when it starts to slow down than usual. It is possible to change the processor or increase the RAM memory to improve it.
Now, nothing will fix it as much as replacing a slow hard drive with a solid state drive. The big problem is that these storage devices are usually very expensive, especially the more space you need.
A good alternative is to acquire an external memory, in which you can store both the data that you have stored on your computer once it is completely full, or have it connected at all times and use it for all your data.
On the other hand, hard drives will serve you to save music, videos and photos that you do not need to have saved on your Mac or MacBook. That will allow you to free up space on your Apple device and its speed will increase exponentially.
- 1 1. Alxum USB C SSD Docking Station for 2.5 Inch SATA SSD, SATA Hard Drive
- 2 2. Nekteck 480GB Thunderbolt 3 SSD NVME Hard Drive
- 3 3. Seagate One Touch 2TB External Hard Drive HDD
- 4 4. Type-C Hub with Hard Drive Enclosure, AGPTEK USB-C Docking Station & Stand for Mac Mini M1
- 5 5. WD 4TB My Passport Ultra for Mac Silver Portable External Hard Drive HDD
- 6 6. SanDisk 1TB Extreme Portable SSD
- 7 7. USB-C Hub with Hard Drive Enclosure, Hagibis Type-C Docking Station & Stand for Mac Mini M1
- 8 8. LaCie d2 Professional 6TB External Hard Drive Desktop HDD
- 9 9. G-Technology 4TB G-DRIVE Mobile USB-C
- 10 10. WD_Black 5TB P10-Game Drive, Portable External Hard Drive
1. Alxum USB C SSD Docking Station for 2.5 Inch SATA SSD, SATA Hard Drive
- Alxum 2.5” SATA Hard Drive Dock Support Data Online transfer and Offline Clone, Allow work with 2 2.5-inch SATA HDD/SSD at the same time
- Separate Dust Cover Design, Which can effectively prevent the problem of dust accumulation inside the Hard Drive
- Built-in Ultra-thin Cooling Fan Design, can bring the top-down air duct cooling for the SSD/HDD Docking Station
- USB Type-C version, 5Gbps transfer speed, backwards compatible with USB2.0/1.1.
- Elegant white color, incorporating modern furniture style, simple and stylish.
2. Nekteck 480GB Thunderbolt 3 SSD NVME Hard Drive
- EXTREME DATA TRANSFER AND SPACIOUS STORAGE – This Nekteck Thunderbolt 3 External Drive provides (2300MB/s read speed ; 1400MB/s write speed) No more waiting for many hours on transferring big files because of the NVNE and Thunderbolt 3 technology
- BIGGER STORAGE CAPACITY AND OPTIMUM PERFORMANCE With 480 GB this device is perfect for anyone who needs a reliable and fast data back up or needs an instant storage upgrade. Great for storing HD movies videos, music files and other data
- PLUG and PLAY and EASY to USE: No need for external power or separate Thunderbolt 3 cable. The device has a built in cable that is capable of up to 40Gbps speed (Note: This will NOT work with USB C ports. Note: Some Thunderbolt 3 ports have reduced speed of 20GB only. (2 Lane)
- BUILT TO LAST with HEAT DISSIPATION FEATURE. This Nekteck external hard drive has a temperature reduction technology to avoid overheat and prolong its maximum performance.We also offer 12 month warranty and after-sales support to ensure that you are getting what you’ll pay for.
- NOTE: This product will not be recognized as an external bootable drive if you try to run Bootcamp off it. This will NOT work with Bootcamp.
3. Seagate One Touch 2TB External Hard Drive HDD
- Store and access photos and files with Seagate One Touch, an on-the-go USB drive for Windows and Mac (Reformatting may be required for use with Time Machine)
- The perfect compliment to personal aesthetic, this portable external hard drive features a minimalist brushed metal enclosure
- Great as a laptop hard drive or PC hard drive, simply plug in via USB 3.0 to back up with a single click or schedule automatic daily, weekly, or monthly backups
- Edit, manage, and share photos with a 1 year complimentary subscription to Mylio Create and a 4 month membership to Adobe Creative Cloud Photography plan. (Must redeem within 1 year of drive registration. Not available in all countries.)
- Enjoy long-term peace of mind with the included 2 year limited warranty and 2 year rescue data recovery services
4. Type-C Hub with Hard Drive Enclosure, AGPTEK USB-C Docking Station & Stand for Mac Mini M1
- 【USB-C Hub for Mac Mini】Designed for Mac Mini M1 (Mac Mini M1 not included). Aluminum alloy body, solid and sturdy, better match the silver Mac mini chassis. It is a good partner for Mac Mini M1! NOTE: a 2 in 1 USB C and USB A cable included for Mac mini 2012 to Mac mini 2020!
- 【Type-C Hub & Hard Drive Enclosure 2 in 1】There is a 2.5" external hard drive enclosure on the bottom of the hub to expand the memory of your Mac Mini, easily connect a 2.5 Inch SSD&HDD (NOTE: BOTH ONLY SUPPORT SATA Based) for data transfer / storage and also work for to a PC, laptop, game consoles, router.
- 【7-in-1 Expansion Ports】Features a USB - C female port(only link to host), 2 USB 3.0 ports, 2 USB 2.0 ports, and micro/SD card readers for convenient access to your essential peripherals. KINDLY NOTE: You have to insert the cable and SD card label side down when inserting them(The ports are upside down)
- 【Universal USB C dock station】Our dock station is also compatible with other flagship devices with USB-C port, like MacBook/MacBook Pro, iPad Pro 2018/2020 11inch/ 13inch, Huawei Mate10/P20, Samsung S8/S9/Note8, etc. There are two LEDs on the front to indicate that it's successfully connected to the devices and hard disk.
- 【What You Get】1 x USB C Hub, 1 x 2 in 1 USB C and USB A cable, 1 x Screw Driver, 1 x Quick Start Guide. The screwdriver can remove the screws easily of hard drive enclosure’s cover, no extra tool needed. If you have any questions about products and services, please feel free to contact us, we will reply to you asap.
5. WD 4TB My Passport Ultra for Mac Silver Portable External Hard Drive HDD
- USB-C and USB 3.1 compatible
- Innovative style with refined metal cover
- Password protection with 256-bit AES hardware encryption
- Formatted for Mac
- 3-year manufacturer's limited warranty
6. SanDisk 1TB Extreme Portable SSD
- Get NVMe solid state performance featuring up to 1050MB/s read and up to 1000MB/s write speeds in a portable, high-capacity drive that’s perfect for creating amazing content or capturing incredible footage. Requires compatible devices capable of reaching such speed. Based on internal testing; Performance may be lower depending on host device, interface, usage conditions and other factors. 1MB=1,000,000 bytes.
- Up to 2 meter drop protection and IP55 water and dust resistance (3) mean this tough drive can take a beating
- Travel worry-free with a 5-year limited manufacturer warranty (1) and a durable silicon shell that offers a premium feel and added protection to the drive’s exterior
- Use the handy Carabiner loop to secure it to your belt loop or backpack for extra peace of mind
- Help keep private content private with the included password protection featuring 256‐bit AES hardware encryption (2)
7. USB-C Hub with Hard Drive Enclosure, Hagibis Type-C Docking Station & Stand for Mac Mini M1
- USB-C Hub & HDD Enclosure 2 in 1: Unique design, all using a USB-C cable to connect
- Good partner for Mac Mini: Plug and play, make your Mac Mini more useful
- Increase Hard Disk Memory: SATA interface, compatible with 2.5-inch mechanical / SSD hard disk, support hard disk expansion within 2TB
- USB Interface Can Both Transfer and Expand: The transmission speed of connecting U disk / hard disk can be up to 200M/s
- Good News for Camera Fans: Fast read and write SD/TF card, support dual card reading and writing at the same time
8. LaCie d2 Professional 6TB External Hard Drive Desktop HDD
- The LaCie d2 Professional is the go-to external desktop hard drive for creatives using SSD-based laptops or all-in-one-computers with limited storage capacity
- Easily edit and archive projects with 6TB of capacity and speeds of up to 240MB/s
- Seamlessly connect to USB-C and Thunderbolt 3 computers and enjoy reduced noise and vibration thanks to an aluminum form factor
- Equipped with BarraCuda Pro enterprise-class drive for ultimate reliability and performance
- Enjoy long-term peace of mind with the included five-year limited warranty including Rescue Data Recovery Services
9. G-Technology 4TB G-DRIVE Mobile USB-C
- Stylish, aluminum design
- With capacities up to 5TB capacity of portable storage (total accessible capacity varies depending on operating environment.)
- Usb-c ready; USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt 3 compatible
- Mac ready; easily reformatted for Windows
- 3-Year Limited manufacturer's warranty
10. WD_Black 5TB P10-Game Drive, Portable External Hard Drive
- With speeds up to 140MB/s and available in capacities up to 5TB of extra storage, the WD_Black P10 Game Drive will push your console or PC to new levels of performance. (Based on read speed and internal testing. As used for transfer rate, megabyte per second (MB/s) = one million bytes per second. Performance will vary depending on your hardware and software components and configurations.)
- Comes with an 18-inch (457mm) USB Type-A to Micro-B cable with SuperSpeed interface up to 5Gbps. (Cable length may vary.)
- Portable and durable form factor that provides fast access to your gaming library, anywhere you go.
- High-performance HDD to optimize your console or PC gaming experience and drive your game.
- Purpose-built for gamers based on WD_Black quality and reliability so you can play without limits.