Top 5 Best External Hard Drives Canada

Compare the specifications of our top 5 best external hard drives in our comparison table below.

Eventually, you’ll find that there’s just not enough space on your laptop to store all your movies, TV shows, games, music etc. You don’t want to delete them, so you’re going to need an external hard drive to store some of the files, especially if you have important documents you need to back up. Here are 5 of the best external HDDs for data storage.

 

 

Seagate
Backup Plus

WD
My Passport Ultra

Seagate
Expansion

ADATA
HD650

SP
Armor





Avg. Usr Rating
4.6 Stars
4.7 Stars
4.6 Stars
5 Stars
4.8 Stars
OS
  • Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP SP3
  • Mac OS X 10.6 or higher
  • Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
  • Mac OS X
  • Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
  • Mac OS X
  • Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
  • Mac OS X
  • Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
  • Mac OS X
  • ColorsBlack / Silver / Grey / Blue / RedBlack / Blue / Red / WhiteBlackBlack / Green / Blue / WhiteBlack / Red
    Available Sizes500GB / 1TB / 1.5TB / 2TB / 4TB1TB / 2TB / 3TB1TB / 2TB / 3TB / 4TB / 5TB500GB / 1TB / 2TB500GB / 1TB
    ConnectionUSB 2.0 + 3.0USB 2.0 + 3.0USB 2.0 + 3.0USB 2.0 + 3.0USB 2.0 + 3.0
    RPM54005400540054005400
    Features
  • Includes 200GB of cloud storage with OneDrive to share and protect your important files
  • Create easy customized backup plans with included Seagate Dashboard software
  • Backup your mobile device photos and videos automatically with the Lyve App
  • Optional 256-bit AES hardware encryption
  • Back up to your My Passport Ultra drive or to your Dropbox cloud-service account
  • 3 year warranty
  • Meets the high performance needs of gamers with huge storage needs
  • Shockproof - Drop Protection meets US Military (MIL-STD-810G) Standards
  • Scratch resistant case
  • Wrap-around Cable System
  • Free widget download software, provides 7 major back up and security tools
  • 3 year warranty
  • Unique Silicone material with exceptional elasticity provides great shock absorption on all axis
  • Scratch protection surface
  • 3 year warranty
  • Includes USB Cable
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    Table Info

    Best Value/Top Rated/Top Specs: Certain products will be badged with the aforementioned accolade if we consider them to rank highly in those areas.

    Average User Rating: This is judged according to our own research and analysis of the product and then compared to similar products in its category.

    Price: Find out the price of any given product by clicking on the ‘Buy Now’ icons above the product images or ‘Check Price’ at the bottom of the table and you’ll be taken to the relevant product page on www.amazon.ca. We don’t mention any prices as they can change quite often whether it’s due to sales, promotions or different sellers.