sorry for the long post, i need help!
I have a ssd, Seagate Firecuda 520 nvme pcie 4 gen 4.
I sent it together with my laptop back to the manufacturer because of spilled water and now it is back. The tests were OK they said. The SSD worked before i have sent it there (it was empty...
About half a year ago I realized that my external hard-drive that I bought on amazon was malfunctioning, I had noticed there was a connection problem even before that, it would connect and disconnect rapidly sometimes, but I didn't think much of it cause my files were still there. then 1 day...
I am currently looking to buy an external HDD (1TB). My requirements are
-primary backup (all kinds of files)
-is possible, would like to use on both PC+Mac(probably not possible unless I format, right ?)
-don't want to use external power source
-reliability (could sacrifice a little bit of...