External hard drives are used by so many people to backup (or worse store) their data. Being mechanical drives, they fail often due to bumps, drops, etc. Now Samsung has brought solid state (all electronic) external drives to a price point many can afford. Some type of online backup is necessary to properly protect your data, but these little external drives are a great way to keep your data backed up locally and make it portable.

Samsung's first portable SSD packs fast storage for relatively little cash
You don't exactly have a ton of options when it comes to portable solid-state drives. You can get fast performance or high capacity at a halfway affordab