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Buffalo MiniStation Metro

The MiniStation Metro gains an innovative design, but loses at bit in terms of performance.

FastMac External Slimline USB 2.0 BD-R 4X Optical Drive

Though it won’t set any speed records, the FastMac External Slimline USB 2.0 BD-R 4X Optical Drive is a dependable performer. Bus-powered and compact, this portable burner should appeal to mobile users interested in burning Blu-ray and other discs.

Eye-Fi Geo

SD memory card wirelessly transfers pics from your camera to your iPhoto library.

LaCie d2 Blu-ray Professional BD-R, BD-RE Drive

If you’re looking to add an external optical drive to your Mac, the LaCie d2 Blu-ray Professional BD-R, BD-RE Drive is worth considering, especially if you have other LaCie d2 drives on your desktop.

CalDigit VR mini

The high-performance and high price tag of the VR mini RAID array make this a great fit for audio/visual professional

OWC Mercury Pro 8X Blu-ray External

If you’re looking for a new optical drive, and one that can burn high definition Blu-ray movies as well, OWC’s Mercury Pro 8X Blu-ray Pioneer BDR-203 External drive is worth a look.

Buffalo Technology MediaStation 8X External Blu-ray Writer

The MediaStation 8X External Blu-ray Writer may not be the prettiest, but it gets the job done the fastest.

ioSafe Solo

Like an airplane’s black box, the ioSafe solo ensures your data will be kept safe even when confronted with disastrous conditions.

Eye-Fi Pro

The Eye-Fi Pro is an SD memory card that provides the option of transferring pictures without cables or card readers to your computer or to an online photo sharing Web site.

Rocstor Rocpro 850 500GB

The Rocpro 850 500GB is a solid performer in our benchmarking tests and is further recommended by a strong warranty and a competitive price.

Online backup services

Glenn Fleishman looks at seven Web services that let you back up your files over the Internet.

Rocstor Airhawk A9

If the hard drive market is nothing but a sea of similarly priced gray boxes, then Rocstor’s Airhawk A9 is something of an anomaly.

Iomega eGo Mac Edition 500GB

Known for its iconic sleek designs, Iomega updated to the eGo hard-drive line with improved speeds and more versatile connectivity.