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LaCie d2 Safe Encrypted Hard Drive

The solid, relatively inexpensive d2 Safe is one of the few encrypted hard drives suitable for both Macs and PCs.

Apricorn Aegis Bio Encrypted Hard Drive

The Aegis Bio encrypted hard drive has a fingerprint scanner and software that secures both the drive and the contents of your PC.

Seagate Maxtor BlackArmor Encrypted Hard Drive

The BlackArmor encrypted hard drive is tops for its intuitive out-of-the-box experience, good utilities bundle, and reasonable price.

Western Digital Caviar Green 2TB WD20EADS

First benchmark tests of Western Digital's 2TB hard drive reveal this model offers competitive performance.

Hard Drives for Your Pocket

Portable hard drives, in all their pocket-size splendor, now pack in plenty of storage space. Capacities up to 500GB (plus a 1TB network-attached option) and a veritable candy store of colors make choosing a portable hard drive fun.

8 Best Buys for Essential Gear

Here's what to buy among the gear everybody needs, from laptops and desktops to HDTVs.


Intel's New SSD Drive Delivers Blazing Fast Performance

Drive lives up to hype, and to the promise of solid-state drive's advantages over traditional, magnetic disk-based media.

Western Digital WD VelociRaptor Internal Hard Drive

Western Digital's 10,000-rpm, 300GB high-performance hard drive chomps through the competition.

LG GGW-H20L Blu-ray Drive/HD DVD Reader

LG introduces a dual-format drive for high-def discs at a very competitive price.


Recycle Your Hard Drive

TrayDock lets you turn an old internal drive into an external one perfect for backups.