It took me ages to settle on a new portable hard drive, because no matter how many positive reviews there are (this one has around 1,400 4-5 star reviews!), there's always a few vitriolic negatives as well (in this case around 160). In the end I decided that *everything* is going to have a few negatives, and went with this Samsung 1TB drive. Two months later I've had no real problems with it.
It's small and, for what it's worth, pretty. It didn't require any software installation - I have an Acer Aspire 5735Z, if that's any help to you - it was a case of simply plug it in, and go. Obviously it's got absolutely tons of storage space that I'm nowhere near filling, so it's doing the… Read more