When it comes to storing data, there is no 'one-size-fits-all' solution. While cloud storage has become better and more accesible we’re still very much dependant on local storage and that’s not changing any time soon. With SSDs becoming much more affordable, consumers have a broad a mix of high-performance and high-capacity options to choose from, whether in the form of internal storage, external or network attached. We’ve gone through dozens of professional reviews and user opinions to bring you the best storage devices available right now divided into six categories: Best performance SSD, best budget SSD, best hard drive, best external hard drive, best home/SMB NAS, and a selection of the best thumb drive storage alternatives. Read on and check out the best in storage.