5 best 1TB external hard drives in India.
The drive looks good, feels good and performs good enough as well. The product is very light in weight and easily can fit into a pocket.
The Hard cased Rubber Cover on the hard disk makes it reliable, more durable and easier to carry outside without slipping from hands. The rubber protection is hard enough compared to its competitors and much more resistant to fall damages.
This is the cheapest drive with the very premium type of functionalities and also offers almost 3 years of protection warranty.
The HDD comes with 931 GB Free space and three transcend software in it namely Transcend Elite, RecoverX, and Storejet toolbox which can be used for various tasks like backup, recovery, encryption, formatting etc.
The media files transfer speed is very fast which is maximum up to 110MB/S. Average speed is 70MBPS depending on the number of files being transferred and the file structure and how powerful your machine is.
It works with spontaneous and inbuilt automatic sleep function which means it will automatically turn into sleep mode after a time of inactivity without your permission. So it will also help to save power and enhance the drive life cycle
Overall the product build quality is nice, seems better than most of the competitors in terms of durability, reliability and performance making it one of the best 1TB external hard drives in India.
WD elements have a very sleek and solid design with very smooth curves. The drive is very lightweight and easily can fit into a pocket which makes it perfect for portability.
The hard disk has very compact and sleek design with very fast data transfer speed. It’s very handy in looks and performance with the dimensions of 8.2cm in height, 15 millimeters in width.
The WD 1TB Elements Portable HDD has a storage capacity of around 931GB so you can store your media files, photos, videos or music very easily. and 3 years of protection warranty.
Data transfer is very fast through both USB 3.0 as well as USB 2.0 port
PC to Element :- 70-90mbps(usb3) and 55-70mbps(usb2)
Element to pc- 90-110mbps(usb3) and 75-85mbps(usb2)
WD Element has a pre-installed backup software which is very helpful to backup all files to WD. Unfortunately, if the data will be corrupted then you should not have to worry about it because you can easily restore them from WD.
By default, has the NTFS format which will help you to connect the HDD with mobile or tablet via OTG cable(device must have OTG support). To do that you just need to change the HDD format to FAT32.
Overall, it is an awesome hard disk and worthy product for the price if you don’t need any software related to protecting the files.
My Passport is an amazing device with superb features. It allows you to set security password of your choice which will help you to store or access any data files privately without any hassle and you don’t need to depend on any third party app because there’s already pre-installed software for this.
You don’t have to insert a password every time while you plug in it into a pc/laptop because you can set it up to remember your password for often used devices.
On one side, it also has a very bright and dazzling notification LED which will work as an indicator and start blinking rapidly while transmission of data is on.
WD also featured with the USB 3.0 hardware Interface which provides you a faster speed while read/write operation. This Hard disk can give you copy/paste speed of about 90-110 MB/s. It’s also USB 2.0 compatible so you don’t have to worry if you don’t have a USB 3.0 port.
This HDD also featured with Auto sleep mode which means it’ll automatically turn into sleep/power off mode after a short period of inactivity. So it will help you while you are busy or working anywhere, you don’t need to turn it on/off manually.
One more amazing thing WD providing you is 256-bit Hardware Encryption to store your data securely and this is a must-have feature for external HDDs.
With all these features it turns out to be one of the best 1TB external hard drives available in India.
This is a gorgeous looking hard drive with very slim and sleek design. It also easy to carry around. It’s working smoothly and best suited for use with Laptops, PCs or Smart TV.
It has a 931 GB of free storage space and file transfer rates of minimum 40mb/sec. Transfer speed is good enough on an average of 90MB/s and 25MB/s respectively on USB 3.0 and 2.0.
It also provides a Seagate toolkit and 2-month Adobe membership for cloud free. The data cable, the HDD and the packaging look very professional.
It provides you Automatic backup SW there, which works in the background. So you don’t need to worry about any type of files damage or loss whether it is internal or external. For external protection, its enclosure is made out of matte plastic that feels pretty well made for durability and also good looking.
The drive has a USB 3.0 port on the back of the drive and a blue single light LED indicator on the back side. Besides, there are tiny rubber feet on the bottom so you can save the drive from moving to your desk.
Finally, it is the best option available with excellent looks and very compact design. For a price tag under 4k, it’s one of the best sellers
Toshiba Canvio Simple 1TB Portable External Hard Drive is one of the best product in the hard disk which is very good looking, very fast and cheapest from Toshiba.
The HDD is fast, runs cool and doesn’t produce any sound when the disk is rotating fast.
It also doesn’t produce as much heat as compared to others in the market. Plastic seems to be of premium quality. It’s not glossy so no fingerprints & no smudges are seen.
It saves your battery with Auto LED Light. It will automatically turn OFF after a while of inactivity.
It has a very compact design, almost slim in size (Slimmest as compare to a passport), very small in size like a smartphone and very lightweight so its very easy carry or store it anywhere.
It has a USB 3.0 port which is amazingly very Fast and also backward compatible with USB 2.0. It will give a maximum speed of around 110 Mbps while Copying a file. Normally large file gives a speed close around 100Mbps. You may get very small speed or less than 10Mbps while copying many different files of small sizes.
It comes pre-formatted to NTFS. So you don’t need to change any format just plug it into any USB 3.0 port & you are good to go.
Overall, This HDD is a very high-value product for the price and much better than the earlier Toshiba models.