Top 5 Best Xbox 360 Slim external hard drives 2016
Need some extra storage for your Xbox 360 slim?
If you’re reading this article, you probably know how it is when your Xbox 360 slim hard drive is full with games, and you are desperate for some extra storage capacity. Having to choose what games to delete from your hard disk can be a quite big dilemma. Newest AAA games tend to fill a lot of space, and some can weigh as much as 50GB!
However there is good news, Xbox 360 supports external hard drives with capacity up to 2TB. We have a great selection of Top 5 external hard drives for your Xbox 360 slim. Got Xbox One? check this out – Best Xbox One external hard drives
Here, take a look!
1. Samsung T1 Portable 1 TB USB 3.0 External SSD
The Samsung Portable SSD T1 is a very slim, but super-fast external solid state drive. It’s perfect for those who seek top available game loading performance. There is only one drawback, and that is the price, 1TB version costs around 400$, although there are 250GB and 500GB versions with a more reasonable price. And if you’re a person who doesn’t change their games like shoes, these lower capacity SSDs might be exactly for you.
If you actively play like five games or so, this is the best choice, because you get a high-performance device for a reasonable cost.
2. Seagate Game Drive 2TB
The Seagate Game Drive is an excellent storage device for those who are willing to pay a bit more for external HDD and get more premium device and the only external hard drive designed exclusively for Xbox. This external hard drive has a capacity of 2TB, which is four times more than original build in storage!
3. WD My Passport Ultra
The 2TB Western Digital My Passport Ultra offers additional software, 256-bit hardware encryption and of course three-year warranty.
And as we all know, design matters. We are sure you will be able to find the right style and looks My Passport Ultra for your taste as it offers a great variety of different colors and optional Grip Packs.
Another great thing is handy local and cloud backup, allowing users to choose where, when and how to back up their files. Overall this is a very robust and reliable external hard drive.
4. Seagate Backup Plus Slim 2TB Portable External Hard Drive
This external hard drive is quite fast, includes 200GB of free OneDrive cloud storage for two years and of course it is backward compatible with USB 2.0. Another plus would its design, it’s classy looking, with nice round corners and edges, word “Slim” isn’t here with no purpose.
However there is a downside, the Backup Plus Slim lacks security and has only a two-year warranty.
5. WD My Passport Slim 2TB
There is just something about metal casings. They seem to point out devices quality and premium feel. We sure love aluminum! Western Digital My Passport Slim is an impressive portable hard drive that can offer us all of that. It’s light, has a metal casing, and is indeed slimmer than My Passport Ultra. It also has password protection, hardware encryption and as an almost standard for all WD products 3-year warranty.
Still, can’t choose the right storage drive for you? Check out our other article about best Xbox 360 external HDDs by clicking here.