How important is the information on your computer? Is that the place that you store all of your photos, videos, and works in progress? If you want to make sure your memories never get deleted by accident or by force of nature, then you’re going to need something better than any ole external hard drive.
If you want your data to be safe from harm, then the ioSafe SOLO G3 Hard Drive is up for the task. It is fireproof up to 1500 degrees Fahrenheit at a half hour, and is waterproof down to 10 feet for 72 hours. There is a data recovery service should something happen to your precious cargo of up to $2500 in forensic recovery, and it connects to your PC or Mac through USB. This comes to your at the price of $300, and is the type of device that is seen and not heard, as it utilizes a fanless FloSafe vent design.