Portable Hard Drives

Massive capacity and reliable storage on the go at an affordable cost per TB — all via bus power.

Why Use a Portable HDD?

Portable capacities up to 5TB1,*

Read speeds up to 140MB/s2,*

Rain and dust resistance up to IP543,*

Options for Thunderbolt™ and USB compatibility

*Applies to select models only.

Portable HDDs for Home Storage

High-capacity hard drives for family photo albums, school projects, and home office files — in the palm of your hand.

Plug and play

Find portable hard drives from WD ready out of the box for Mac, Windows®, or your Chromebook.

More than meets the eye

Plenty of storage in a bite-sized package, with capacities up to 6TB1 on select WD portable HDDs.

Simple backup

Ideal for family computers and home offices with backup software4 to make household media management easier.

Portable HDDs for Creative Pros

Powerful, reliable storage from SanDisk Professional for demanding creative productions, whether you’re moving between studios or out in the field.