Your Favorite Portable Hard Drive is Just $50 for a Terabyte 

Your newly-mented favorite portable hard drive is down to just $50 for a terabyte today. Even if you’re all set on external storage, this would be a nice gift for a friend or family member who doesn’t back up their computer regularly. [WD My Passport Ultra 1TB, $50] »11/19/15 6:15pm11/19/15 6:15pm

No, You Haven't Time Traveled To The Future. This 480GB SSD Really Is Just $120.

ADATA’s Premiere line of SSDs isn’t nearly as fast or as well-known as Samsung’s 850 series, but any SSD will be a huge upgrade over a spinning hard drive, and this 480GB model is down to an absurdly low $120 on Newegg, complete with a three year warranty. »11/13/15 6:15pm11/13/15 6:15pm

Your External Hard Drive Pick: Western Digital My Passport Ultra

It’s not as exciting when the frontrunner in the nominations round goes uncontested, but it’s certainly definitive. Western Digital’s My Passport Ultra, specifically the 2TB version, was the only external hard drive to receive significant support, after dominating the 2013 vote in the same category. »10/28/15 3:15pm10/28/15 3:15pm

This 240GB SSD is Down to Just $70 on Amazon Right Now

If you told me a year ago that you’d soon be able to get a 240GB SSD for $70, I’d have...probably believed you, because that’s how these things go. But still, it’s not that long ago that $70 would have been a great price for a drive half this size, so it’s exciting! [SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB SSD, $70] »9/21/15 6:15pm9/21/15 6:15pm

Get Three 1TB Portable Hard Drives For the Price of Two

The typical going rate for a 1TB portable hard drive these days is about $60, so this combo pack from Newegg basically amounts to a buy two, get one free sale. Even if you don’t need three portable hard drives, you could probably sell the extras without much trouble, or just save them to use as gifts. [3X HGST Touro… »9/17/15 8:55am9/17/15 8:55am

Give Your Old Hard Drive New Life With This $10 Enclosure

Got a spare internal hard drive or SSD laying around? Turn it into an external storage device with this cheap, tool-free enclosure. [Inateck 2.5 Inch USB 3.0 HDD SATA External Hard Drive Disk Enclosure Case, $10 with code MEJZCFKK] »7/08/15 6:15pm7/08/15 6:15pm

Upgrade to 802.11ac, and Get a Free 1TB Hard Drive For Your Trouble

If you’ve been waiting on a good deal to upgrade your home network to 802.11ac, this might push you over the edge. Amazon’s tossing in a free 1TB external drive when you purchase a highly-rated NETGEAR Nighthawk AC1900 router for $170. That’s within $10 of the router’s all-time low price on its own, and the hard drive… »7/06/15 6:15pm7/06/15 6:15pm