Tag Archive: Hard


You still can’t buy a OnePlus 8 Pro, and that makes it hard to recommend

The best phone is the one you can actually buy and have right now.

We published our OnePlus 8 Pro review well over a month ago, on April 29. And since then, it’s been incredibly hard to buy one. The OnePlus 8 Pro has been out of stock on its own website for weeks, and the Amazon listing has fluctuated between coming soon, vague ship dates, and now no availability at all. And this lack of consistent  [Read More…]

Grab the Seagate Backup Plus Slim 2TB hard drive on sale for $52

Need some more space for your movies and music? Time to stop by Staples and get yourself the Seagate Backup Plus Slim 2TB USB 3.0 hard drive for just $ 52.49. Use the code 64386 during checkout. It takes $ 15 off any order over $ 60, and the Seagate drive is just over $ 60 at $ 67.49. The deal works on both Black and Blue but other colors are sold out or much more expensive. This price drop  [Read More…]

Skullcandy’s new Tile-powered earbuds are hard to lose

Wireless earbuds are easily lost, equipping them with Tile’s technology means it’s also going to be easy to find.

What you need to know Skullcandy and Tile have partnered up, making earbuds that are easier to find. The collaboration has yielded four true wireless earbuds from Skullcandy. The new earbuds range from $ 59.99 to $ 99.99.

Tile is parenting with Skullcandy to make wireless earbuds less prone to being permanently misplaced. If you know Tile, you  [Read More…]

How to choose the default hard drive for PlayStation 4 game downloads

If you’re in the process of switching to a new external hard drive you’ll want to get all the memory back onto your original PlayStation 4. Maybe, you gave up on the idea of an external hard drive altogether. Regardless, here’s how you can get all of your precious save files back onto your PlayStation and reset your options to go back to automatically saving to the default hard drive.

Products used in this guide Store more games:  [Read More…]

Seagate’s 10TB Expansion external hard drive is on sale for $160 today only

The Seagate Expansion 10TB external hard drive is down to $ 159.99 at Newegg today. This is part of Newegg’s Shell Shocker deals, a collection of items temporarily on sale for low prices. This sale is actually coming from Seagate, the manufacturer, and not Newegg, so you can find the low price at a couple of other retailers like B&H and Adorama. The drive’s regular street price is around $ 190 and sometimes goes as high as $ 250.

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These are the best external hard drives for your Chromebook

Chromebooks suffer from similar limitations as other laptops, depending on the configuration of the model you choose. Sometimes you may run out of storage space. If you’re unable to replace the solid-state drive (SSD), you’ll need to look at an external storage solution. We’ve rounded up a few for your Chromebook.

Speedy & Portable

Staff pick

Samsung T5 Portable SSD

Samsung T5 Portable SSD

This external solution from Samsung is perfect for Chromebooks (as well  [Read More…]

Grab the Seagate Backup Plus 5TB hard drive on sale for $87 from Staples

The Seagate Backup Plus 5TB external hard drive is down to $ 86.99 with code 81126 at Staples. The code takes $ 25 off any order over $ 100, so you could technically use the code on just about anything meeting that criteria. The reason it’s a good choice for the Seagate hard drive is that the drive is already discounted by about 15% with its selling point of $ 111.99. The extra $ 25 off brings it down to  [Read More…]

The WD Easystore 4TB desktop hard drive has dropped to $75

The WD Easystore 4TB desktop hard drive is down to $ 74.99 through the Western Digital online store. The deal comes with free delivery, too. The 4TB of this hard drive is no longer sold in most places, but the 8TB version is going for $ 200 right now at Best Buy. The WD Elements drive is very similar and the 4TB version of that one goes for between $ 85 and $ 100 at places like B&H. So you  [Read More…]

From the Editor’s Desk: Huawei’s rock is also its hard place

Can Huawei build a Google-free Android that people actually want to use?

I’ve spent around 10 minutes with a Huawei Mate 30 Pro. I picked up a European friend’s review unit, played around with the waterfall display a bit, hungrily took a few photos with its massive cameras, and swiped through an Android UI devoid of any Google services. I promptly returned it to the table.

In contrast, I’ve spent around 10 months with the Huawei P30  [Read More…]

Patapon 2 Remastered for PS4 review: Hard to find the rhythm

A flawed remaster of a solid rhythm classic.

It’s been nearly three years since the first Patapon Remastered was released on the PS4, and now the sequel has received the same treatment. In the second of three rhythm adventure titles, the Patapons have landed in a new country after being shipwrecked during their journey to Earthend. Familiar mechanics and music meet up with a host of new features, a longer story, and beautifully remastered 4K visuals.

But  [Read More…]