When running low on room for Xbox One games, an external hard drive is must-buy accessory. Solid-state drives (SSD) are the premium option, upping your console’s capacity while outpacing the onboard storage. In short, this means drastically reduced load times across all games. We’ve rounded up the best SSDs available for Xbox One today.
Need for speed
Samsung T5 500GB Portable SSD
While Xbox-compatible SSDs aren’t cheap, Samsung’s T5 500GB external drive packs top-tier speed below $100. Doubling the storage of the base Xbox One, offload your most-played titles for that extra boost. Encased in a shock-resistant metal finish, it fits stealthily beside any console.
$95 at Amazon
WD My Passport Go Cobalt 500GB SSD
The WD 500GB My Passport Go embraces portability, touting the robust nature of SSDs in a rubber-lined metal casing. Add drop-resistant up to two meters and it’s an outstanding drive for traveling gamers.
$100 at Amazon