Top 10 Desktop External SSD – External Solid State Drives

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1. Samsung Electronics

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Samsung SSD T7 Portable External Solid State Drive 1TB, Gray, USB 3.2 Gen 2, Students, Professionals, Up to 1050MB/s, Reliable Storage for Gaming, MU-PC1T0T/AM

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Samsung Electronics #ad - Advanced heat control: its advanced thermal solution uses ePCM technology and Dynamic Thermal Guard to withstand and control heat, so the Portable SSD stays at an optimal temperature even at fast speeds.

Portable storage: the light, including critical business documents, games, pocket-sized portable SSD T7 delivers fast speeds with easy and reliable data storage for transferring large files, or movies. Built strong and secure: unlike hdds, the portable ssd t7 has no moving parts so it's more resistant to shock; Plus, its solid aluminum unibody construction adds further protection, keeping your data safe from falls of up to 6 ft. Transfer in a flash: transfer massive files within seconds with the incredible speed of USB 3. 2 gen 2 on the t7; embedded pcie nvme technology delivers blazing fast sequential read/write speeds of up to 1, 050/1, 000 MB/s, respectively.
BrandSamsung Electronics #ad
ManufacturerSamsung #ad
Height0.3 Inches
Length3.3 Inches
Weight0.13 Pounds
Width2.2 Inches
Part NumberMU-PC1T0T/AM
ModelMU-PC1T0T/AM
Warranty3 year limited warranty

2. Seagate

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& Xbox, 1-Year Rescue Service STGX2000400, Mac, Seagate Portable 2TB External Hard Drive Portable HDD – USB 3.0 for PC, PlayStation

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Seagate #ad - Designed to work with windows or Mac computers, this external hard drive makes backup a snap just drag and drop. Easily store and access 2tb to content on the go with the Seagate Portable Drive, a USB external hard drive. This usb drive provides plug and play simplicity with the included 18 inch USB 3. 0 cable. To get set up, connect the portable hard drive to a computer for automatic recognition no software required.
BrandSeagate #ad
ManufacturerSEAGATE #ad
Height0.58 Inches
Length4.6 Inches
Weight0.42 Pounds
Width3.15 Inches
Part NumberSTGX2000400
ModelSTGX2000400
Warranty1 Year Limited

3. Western Digital

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WDBBGB0180HBK-NESN, WD 18TB My Book Desktop External Hard Drive, USB 3.0

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Western Digital #ad - Trusted storage built with WD reliability. Usb 3. 0 port; usb 2. 0 compatible. Password protection with hardware encryption. Auto backup with included WD Backup software and Time Machine compatibility.
BrandWestern Digital #ad
ManufacturerWD #ad
Height6.72 Inches
Length5.48 Inches
Weight2.9 Pounds
Width1.93 Inches
Part NumberWDBBGB0180HBK-NESN
ModelWDBBGB0180HBK-NESN
Warranty3-year manufacturer's limited warranty

4. SanDisk

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Up to 1050MB/s, SanDisk 2TB Extreme Portable SSD, USB-C, USB 3.2 Gen 2, External Solid State Drive, SDSSDE61-2T00-G25

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SanDisk #ad - Up to 2-meter drop protection and IP55 water and dust resistance mean this tough drive can take a beating. Based on internal testing; performance may be lower depending on host device, usage conditions and other factors.

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. Help keep private content private with the included password protection featuring 256‐bit AES hardware encryption. Requires compatible devices capable of reaching such speed. 1mb=1, 000, interface, 000 bytes. Use the handy carabiner loop to secure it to your belt loop or backpack for extra peace of mind.
BrandSanDisk #ad
ManufacturerWestern Digital Technologies, Inc. #ad
Height3.97 Inches
Length0.38 Inches
Weight0.11 Pounds
Width2.07 Inches
Part NumberSDSSDE61-2T00-G25
ModelSDSSDE61-2T00-G25
Warranty5-year limited manufacturer warranty

5. SanDisk Professional

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SDPH91G-012T-NBAAD, Up to 195MB/s, SanDisk Professional 12TB G-DRIVE Enterprise-Class Desktop Hard Drive HDD, Ultrastar Drive Inside, USB-C 5Gbps, USB 3.2 Gen 1

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SanDisk Professional #ad - Plug and play on Mac; easily reformatted for Windows. Usb-c 5gbps drive for fast backup USB 3. 2 gen 1. Based on internal testing; performance may vary depending upon host device, usage conditions, drive capacity, and other factors. Usb power delivery to charge your compatible laptop. Premium, all-aluminum enclosure for stylish durability. Powerful performance with up to 240mb/s read and 240mb/s write 1 MB/s = 1 million bytes per second. Apple time Machine ready. Enterprise-class 7200RPM Ultrastar drive inside.
BrandSanDisk Professional #ad
ManufacturerWestern Digital Technologies, Inc. #ad
Height1.39 Inches
Length7.72 Inches
Weight2.29 Pounds
Width5.06 Inches
Part NumberSDPH91G-012T-NBAAD
ModelSDPH91G-012T-NBAAD
Warranty3-year limited manufacturer

6. SanDisk

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External Solid State Drive, Up to 2000MB/s, USB 3.2 Gen 2x2, SDSSDE81-2T00-G25, SanDisk 2TB Extreme PRO Portable SSD, USB-C

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SanDisk #ad - A forged aluminum chassis acts as a heat sink to deliver higher sustained speeds in a portable drive that’s tough enough to take on any adventure. Based on internal testing; performance may be lower depending on host device, 000, interface, usage conditions and other factors.

Help keep private content private with the included password protection featuring 256‐bit AES hardware encryption. Requires compatible devices capable of reaching such speed. Save time storing and transferring data with powerful nvme solid state performance featuring up to 2000MB/s read or write speeds. Up to 2 meter drop protection and ip55 water and dust resistance 3, and a handy carabineer loop for securing your drive all deliver extra peace of mind when you’re out in the world. 1mb=1, 000 bytes.
BrandSanDisk #ad
ManufacturerWestern Digital Technologies, Inc. #ad
Height4.36 Inches
Length0.41 Inches
Weight0.17 Pounds
Width2.28 Inches
Part NumberSDSSDE81-2T00-G25
ModelSDSSDE81-2T00-G25
Warranty5-year limited manufacturer warranty

7. BUFFALO

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SSD-PG1.0U3B, BUFFALO External SSD 1TB, Compatible with PS4 / PS5 / Windows/Mac, USB-A, USB-C, USB 3.2, External Solid State Drive

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BUFFALO #ad - Three-year warranty for registered devices two years if unregistered. Best value ssd – compact and reliable ssd to meet your on-the-go demand. Usb 3. 2 connectivity & 3-year warranty – supports usb-c / usb-a.

Save space and loading time on your console by storing your game data on Buffalo SSDs. Easily connect the buffalo ssd to your pC and other mobile devices. Fast speeds and multi-tasking - Faster speed than HDD enables you to connect the device to PC and do large intensive tasks simultaneously. Ideal on-the-go accessory - quickly copy your large data. If you are a professional in need of fast and secure storage, videos, docs, the Buffalo SSD is ready for on-the-go backup for photos, and more.

Compact, durable, rugged design provides drop protection. Compact form factor to carry your data in your pocket. Compatible with ps4/PS5, Macs, and PCs. No matter if it’s for work or fun, & reliabLE – Shock-resistant, you can easily use your Buffalo SSD on-the-go.
BrandBUFFALO #ad
ManufacturerBUFFALO #ad
Height0.5 Inches
Length4.6 Inches
Weight0.4 Pounds
Width3 Inches
Part NumberSSD-PG1.0U3B
ModelSSD-PG1.0U3B
Warranty3 years with registration

8. Samsung Electronics

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Samsung SSD 860 EVO 250GB 2.5 Inch SATA III Internal SSD MZ-76E250B/AM

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Samsung Electronics #ad - Warranty and compatibility: 5 year limited warranty; windows 8/windows 7/Windows Server 2003 32 bit and 64 bit, Vista SP1 and above, XP SP2 and above, MAC OSX and Linux.

Secure encryption: protect data by selecting security options, including AES 256 bit hardware based encryption compliant with TCG Opal and IEEE 1668. Enhanced read write speeds: sequential read and write performance levels of up to 550MB/s and 520MB/s, respectively. Innovative v-nand technology: powered by samsung v nand technology, the 860 EVO SSD offers optimized performance for everyday computing as well as rendering large sized 4K videos and 3D data used by the latest applications. Included contents: 2. 5 inches 7 millimeter sata 3 6 gb/s ssd & user manual All other cables, screws, brackets not included; Reliability MTBF: 1. 5 million hours Reliability MTBF.
BrandSamsung Electronics #ad
ManufacturerSamsung Electronics DAV #ad
Height0.27 Inches
Length3.94 Inches
Weight0.1 Pounds
Width2.76 Inches
Part NumberMZ-76E250B/AM
ModelMZ-76E250B/AM
Warranty5 Year

9. WD_BLACK

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Gen4 PCIe, WD_BLACK 1TB SN850 NVMe Internal Gaming SSD Solid State Drive with Heatsink, WDS100T1XHE, M.2 2280, Works with Playstation 5, Up to 7,000 MB/s

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WD_BLACK #ad - Sleek heatsink model minimizes thermal throttling to push the boundaries of performance for top-tier gaming. Irrationally fast read/write speeds up to 7000/5300mb/s 1TB model and up to 1, 000, 000 IOPS 1TB and 2TB models.

Next-gen pcie gen4 technology optimized for top-tier gaming not intended for NAS or server environments. Now compatible with playstation 5 consoles PS5 system software version 21. 02-04. 0000 or higher required. Up to 2tb capacity to hold your favorite battle-ready games. Downloadable wd_black dashboard software to customize and control your gaming experience Windows Only.
BrandWD_BLACK #ad
ManufacturerWestern Digital #ad
Height0.35 Inches
Length3.15 Inches
Weight0.05 Pounds
Width0.92 Inches
Part NumberWDS100T1XHE
ModelWDS100T1XHE
Warranty5 year limited manufacturer

10. LaCie

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LaCie Mobile Drive 2TB External Hard Drive HDD – Moon Silver USB-C USB 3.0, for Mac and PC Computer Desktop Workstation Laptop STHG2000400

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LaCie #ad - Turn footage into flawless productions with one free month of Adobe Creative Cloud All Apps Plan. Use seamlessly with mac, windows, USB-C, and USB 3.0 Enjoy 2tb of capacity for photos, docs, playlists, and more. Back up files with a single click or schedule automatic backups.
BrandLaCie #ad
ManufacturerLacie #ad
Height4.79 Inches
Length0.39 Inches
Weight0.44 Pounds
Width3.46 Inches
Part NumberSTHG2000400
ModelSTHG2000400
Warranty2 year manufacturer