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By Team HardwareZone - 3 Jun 2018

Storage - 2

Seagate

The Seagate Backup Plus Hub is a desktop drive with an integrated USB hub that has two USB 3.0 ports. The 4TB drive is $159 (U.P $269), while the 6TB, 8TB, and 10TB drives are $219 (U.P $459), $309 (U.P $499), and $389 (U.P $699) respectively. All purchases will come with a free 2-month Adobe Creative Cloud Photography plan worth US$19.98.

The Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim is a super skinny portable external hard disk drive that measures a mere 9.6mm thick. The 1TB model is going for $89 (U.P $119) while the 2TB model is $119 (U.P $169). All purchases will come with a free soft pouch and free 2-month Adobe Creative Cloud Photography plan worth US$19.98.

The Backup Plus Slim is compact and comes in a multitude of colors to suit your taste. The 1TB drive is $79 (U.P $109) while the 2TB drive is $109 (U.P $159). All purchases will come with a free soft pouch free 2-month Adobe Creative Cloud Photography plan worth US$19.98.

On the other hand, the Backup Plus comes in 4TB and 5TB capacities, and is priced at $145 (U.P $259) and $189 (U.P $339) respectively. All purchases will also come with free soft pouches free 2-month Adobe Creative Cloud Photography plan worth US$19.98.

 

Strontium

Looking to expand the storage of your mobile device? Check out these UHS Speed Class 1 microSDHC cards from Strontium. Available in 32GB ($16.50), 64GB ($31), and 128GB ($61) capacities. Includes an SD card adapter.

Strontium has SDHC cards on sale too. These are great for photography. Available in 32GB ($25), 64GB ($49), and 128GB ($79) capacities.

 

Synology

The Synology DiskStation DS218j is 2-bay NAS designed for mainstream users. It can do wireless backups and can synchronize files across your devices using Synology's Cloud Station Suite. Mobile apps allow your mobile devices to quickly and safely access files stored on the drive. The barebones system is going for $239.

For users who demand more, the Synology DiskStation DS918+ is powered by a quad-core 1.5GHz CPU and features 4-drive bays. It  has built-in AES hardware encryption and is powerful enough to transcode up to two channels of H.265/H.264 4K videos simultaneously. It is priced at $729.

 

Transcend

Looking for an M.2 drive? The Transcend M.2 SSD 820 S uses 3D NAND and supports the SATA 6Gbps interface. Available in 120GB, 240GB, and 480GB capacities, it is priced at $55, $85, and $160 respectively.

If you want an inexpensive SSD to breathe new life into your system, the Transcend SSD220S is one of the most affordable around. It is available in 120GB ($55) and 240GB ($85) capacities.

 

Toshiba

Available in 1TB ($73) and 2TB ($99), the Toshiba Canvio comes in four colors and each purchase with come with a free carrying pouch and Toshiba Storage Security and Backup software.

 

Western Digital

The WD My Passport comes in various colors and is available in 1TB ($75), 2TB ($99), and 4TB ($149) capacities. All purchases will come with free data recovery service and a carrying pouch.

Looking for desktop storage? The WD My Book is My Book Duo are great options. The latter is a 2-drive version of the My Book and has the ability to be configured in RAID 1 so that all your data is duplicated.

The My Book is available in 4TB ($159), 6TB ($219), and 8TB ($309), and all purchases with come with free data recovery service and Takashimaya vouchers.

As for the My Book Duo, they are available in 4TB ($339), 6TB ($449), 8TB ($599), 12TB ($729), 16TB ($849), 20TB ($959) and all purchases with also come with free data recovery service and Takashimaya vouchers.

Wary about online cloud storage services? Setup your own with the WD My Cloud Home drives. The WD My Cloud is available in 4TB ($269), 6TB ($359), and 8TB ($449). All purchases with come with free data recovery service and Takashimaya vouchers.

There's also the WD My Cloud Home Duo, which is a 2-drive version of the My Cloud Home and has the ability to be configured in RAID 1 so that all your data is duplicated. It is available in 4TB ($429), 8TB ($569), 12TB ($799), 16TB ($999), and 20TB ($1,199). All purchases with also come with free data recovery service and Takashimaya vouchers.