How to Fix a Faulty Seagate, WD or any other External Hard Drive on Mac?

External Hard drives are used to save, back up or transfer many important files because they have large capacity and stable performance. However, external hard drives can inevitably stop working in a sudden. Some common symptoms of a failing external hard drive on Mac: The hard drive does not show up on Mac, especially not … Read more

iStorage diskashur 2 Review – 2TB secure portable storage

Most people remain blissfully ignorant about their data security, until something bad happens and you are a victim to some form of data loss, identity theft or ransomware. We are in an era of cybercrime, I am not sure a day goes by without a news announcement about a data breach, software vulnerability or ransomware. … Read more

Toshiba Canvio Advance 4TB USB3.0 Portable Hard drive review – HDTC940 XK3CA

I have previously reviewed the Toshiba Canvio Basics 2TB last year, and recently I have been checking out the advanced model which comes in 1TB, 2TB, 4TB sizes, with my sample being the 4TB model. This is a USB3.0 drive with a theoretical transfer rate of 5 Gb/s2, though, in reality, it will be nowhere … Read more

Samsung Launch 860 PRO SSD from £126.49 and 860 EVO Solid State Drive from £90.49

Samsung has developed the best SSDs for years now, this includes both SATA based drives and the new NVMe based drive. They have now announced the successor to the legendary 850 series, the 860 PRO and 860 EVO. As we are already pushing the limits of SATA there are not massive improvements here, but an improvement nonetheless. The … Read more

Toshiba Canvio Connect II Review 3TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive

The Toshiba Canvio Connect II is an affordable USB 3.0 2.5-inch external hard drive that can be bought from Amazon for around £100 and comes with 10 GB Cloud Storage via Pogoplug. For me with things like this price is generally the main factor in my purchase and at around £110-120 it sits on the … Read more

Western Digital My Passport Ultra 2TB Portable Hard Drive Review

This is sponsored advertising content in association with Western Digital. The Western Digital My Passport Ultra is an affordable, portable USB powered hard drive that offers storage up to a staggering 4 TB. The model I’m reviewing is the standard model in Black, but there are lots of colours to choose from. There is also … Read more