An external hard drive is a good way to take all your data and important information with you when you travel, because many of them are well protected from the environment. External hard drives also serve to back up large volumes of data, so if your main system hard drive is damaged or corrupted, you may download all of the data from the backup external drive.
These hard drives come in all sizes, up to 8 TB in volume. Also they have different core speeds, measured in RPMs, which show how quickly the core rotates. Some have cushioning and some lack it, while others are additionally waterproof.
The hard drives are made by many different brands, though not all are worth buying from. In this list we have assembled the 5 best external hard drives, choosing them for price to quality ratio and reliability.