Windows Talk: Buying the Right External Hard Drive?

April 04, 2012 by in Windows Talk

buying an external hard drive

By Mitz for Windows Talk

There is no doubt that buying the right external hard drive is officially a nightmare. After all, there are so many different types, brands and features to choose from. Why can’t these manufacturers get their act together and stick to some basic guidelines? Well they simply do not have any guidelines or rules when it comes to manufacturing external hard drives and this is exactly why people are now searching for a good external hard drive buying guide.

At first glance, most external hard drives appear to look the same, but they are not. Apart from the obvious size differences, the hardware inside can greatly vary, the connections needed can be one of four, and the capacity is definitely always different.

Lets briefly cover some aspects you need to be aware of when buying the right external hard drive.

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One Response to Windows Talk: Buying the Right External Hard Drive?

  1. JC says:

    Where is the rest of the article???

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