External Hard Disks and SSDs

Don’t we all have photo-memories that we have been collecting with our loved ones, a truckload of our favourite movies and TV shows and a lot more multimedia files that we choose to keep it offline and access it whenever we feel like? Where do we store it? In our favourite external hard disks. These portable devices that help you carry your world of entertainment and memories come in capacities that range from 250 GB hard disk, a 1 TB external hard disk to a 2 TB hard disk. A WD external hard disk comes in a range of colours and helps you store your digital files securely. A Seagate external hard disk comes in both portable as well as wired forms.

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SAMSUNG T5 500 GB External Solid State Drive
1. SAMSUNG T5 500 GB External ...
4.5
2,425 Ratings&307 Reviews
₹5,992
58% off
  • Portable Hard Drive
  • Capacity: 500 GB
  • Connectivity: USB 3.1
Most Helpful Review
5

Must buy!

The Best You All Can Get!
One of the best storage device I have ever held and used,SSD's are better and reliable than old school HDD's.They offer high transf...
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Surendra Kumar

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1month ago

Recent Review
2

Slightly disappointed

Not support android smart TV.
Otherwise ok.
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santhosh HC 143

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1day ago

Seagate Ultra Touch 2 TB External Hard Disk Drive
2. Seagate Ultra Touch 2 TB Ex...
4.5
8,812 Ratings&913 Reviews
₹5,599
30% off
  • Portable Hard Drive
  • Capacity: 2 TB
  • Connectivity: USB 3.0, USB 2.0
Most Helpful Review
4

Worth the money

looks wise 5*. speed I'm getting is
40-50mbps when copying single large file of 500 mb
15-20 mbps when copying multiple files, 39gb of 15000 files

i checked...
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Ashish Lal

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May, 2019

Recent Review
5

Fabulous!

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Seagate Backup Plus Hub 4 TB External Hard Disk Drive
3. Seagate Backup Plus Hub 4 T...
4.5
1,044 Ratings&128 Reviews
₹7,499
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  • Desktop Hard Drive
  • Capacity: 4 TB
  • Connectivity: USB 3.0, USB 2.0
Most Helpful Review
5

Fabulous!

Best Hardisk ever
Seagate best in Hardisk paisa vasool 3.0 very fast and easy to use
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Rahul Malhotra

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9months ago

Recent Review
5

Fabulous!

Excellent performance good product
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pendem madhu

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6days ago

WD Elements 1 TB Wired External Hard Disk Drive
4. WD Elements 1 TB Wired Exte...
4.4
44,847 Ratings&4,531 Reviews
₹3,899
27% off
  • Portable Hard Drive
  • Capacity: 1 TB
  • Connectivity: USB 3.0, USB 2.0
Most Helpful Review
5

Wonderful

After reading and researching so many online reviews. In my openion its the Best HDD available, it is my first WD hard disk and it serves for the price you p...
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Rohit Rawat

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10months ago

Recent Review
5

Fabulous!

The product is pretty good, if you want yo store big files
Its the right choice
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Arno Bhattacharya

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WD My Passport 1 TB External Hard Disk Drive
5. WD My Passport 1 TB Externa...
4.5
13,294 Ratings&1,370 Reviews
₹3,999
50% off
  • Portable Hard Drive
  • Capacity: 1 TB
  • Connectivity: USB 2.0, USB 3.0
Most Helpful Review
5

Mind-blowing purchase

first thing first.
Delivered in 2 days after placing order.
The delivery person asked for the product ID on mobile phone which is a good initiative taken fr...
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Prajakta shinde

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Feb, 2020

Recent Review
5

Fabulous!

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External Hard Disks Price List

External Hard Disks
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  1. Rs. 5399
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  3. Rs. 3899
  4. Rs. 5599
  5. Rs. 4099
  6. Rs. 7499
  7. Rs. 5299
  8. Rs. 8999
  9. Rs. 5499
  10. Rs. 5992
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Buy the Right Hard Disk Online and Store All Your Data Safely


You can use keywords like Toshiba hard disk, Seagate hard disk, WD My Passport hard disk, which also happen to be some of the most popular brands of hard disks. For starters, what is a hard disk? Hard disks are used for storage purposes and are highly preferred by many, when it comes to storage options. 


Interesting Facts on the Origin of Hard Disks


Did you know that the first hard disk was created by a team of engineers from IBM in the year 1953? At that point in time, the hard disk was the size of two refrigerators. IBM eventually continued the tradition of developing hard disk technology. 


Towards the turn of the millenium, companies like Seagate and Western Digital, also known as WD, had released the first 3 TB hard disk drives, followed by Toshiba which had released the first 4 TB drives. 


Constituents of a Hard DIsk Drive


If you are wondering as to what the components of a hard disk drive are, it contains a platter for storing data, an arm for reading or writing the data to be stored and also an actuator that helps in controlling the action of the arm for reading or writing the data.


The hard disk also comes with a thin, protective layer that protects it from any form of accidental damage or from the entry of foreign materials that could damage the hard disk. 


Buying the Right Hard Disk


If you are looking to buy a hard disk and are not sure how to go about with the buying process, here is what you should know.


Hard disks and SSDs (Solid State Drives) are not exactly the same. There are differences between the two, although they perform the same function. 


Storage capacity


Since the main purpose of a hard disk drive is storage, you need to choose one based on your storage capacity requirements. 


Transfer Speed


The efficiency of a hard disk is measured in terms of revolutions per minute (RPM). The higher the RPMS are, the faster will be the transfer process.


Cache Space


You might have heard of cache, thanks to smartphones. The cache space refers to the buffer storage space for storing extra data.


While looking for an external hard disk, look for models like the Samsung T5 500 GB USB 3.1 portable SSD or the WD Elements 4 TB portable external HDD. 


Difference Between External Hard Drives and Internal Hard Drives


You can definitely not go for hard disk shopping, without understanding the difference between external and internal hard disk drives. External hard disks are mostly used for data storage, backup and transfer processes. Internal hard disk refers to the storage space available inside the system, be it a computer or a laptop. 


Tips to Maintain Your Hard Disk Drive


It is important to maintain your hard drive properly so as to use it for a longer period of time. Make sure that it is not exposed to physical damage. Also, make sure that they do not get heated up excessively. Frequently shutting down your system and rebooting the same can lead to the hard disk’s damage as well.



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