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Tips For Choosing External Hard Drive

External doesn't necessarily mean portable.

Not all external drives are acceptable for portability. Most external drives are fabricated of cheap, non blemish aggressive and accessible to breach plastic. If you are attractive for a carriageable adamantine drive and abstracts is important to you, you are best off selecting a metal case alien drive. You can alike acquirement a waterproof adamantine drive or one with added shock resistance.

Size comes next.

Today's external drives appear in all sizes and added recently, shapes and colors. As with added computer accompanying accessories - pink, red and dejected are in fashion. All drive cases from the antecedent bearing looked like a big animal brick but things are altered today. Smaller, abridged admeasurement adamantine drives are added big-ticket as able-bodied but they've yet to ability capacities of 1 TB or more.

Capacity is most important.

Today's external drives accept capricious accumulator capacities, starting with 160 GB and catastrophe with 2 TB. With the accretion admeasurement of media files, it doesn't do amends to access a low accommodation drive and pay added per gigabyte of storage.

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Hello, I formatted my external hard drive Samsung G2 HX-MU050DC and i lost the drivers. I can not find drivers. Can you help me please? Because i can no longer read the files that are on it. Thank you for your help.


According to the microsoft site your external hard drive which is the Samsung G2 HX-MU050DC doesn't need any additional software it is automatically installed when connected..Maybe try to connect it to other USB port I preferred you connect it at the back of your CPU..If this doesn't work try to connect your external hard drive to other computer if it still doesn't work. sad to say but the problem is your external hard drive..

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