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Reuse old hard drives with the discounted Aukey USB-C enclosure

The Aukey 2.5-inch USB-C hard drive enclosure (opens in new tab) is down to $10.21 on Amazon with the code RC7E25O7. That's a little more than $4 off what this enclosure normally sells for, and it's one of the best prices we've seen.

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Aukey 2.5-inch USB-C hard drive enclosure (opens in new tab)

Don't waste anything. Turn your old drive into a backup or portable media storage.

Have an old internal hard drive sitting around in a box because you upgraded your laptop or PC to something else? Still want to use it? Grab this Aukey enclosure and your internal drive you aren't using becomes a portable external drive you can carry with you everywhere. Since the enclosure includes a USB-C port you'll even be able to plug it into newer machines with all the rapid data transfer rates that USB 3.1 provides. At the very least, you can use the drive as a serviceable backup.

This is a really simple device. You don't need any tools or screws or bits to install your old hard drive. The plug-and-play operation means no drivers or messy software downloads either. Plus, Aukey backs it up with a two-year warranty. Users give it 4.2 stars based on 276 reviews (opens in new tab).

John Levite
Deals Editor

J.D. Levite has been in the deals game since 2012. He has posted daily deals at Gizmodo, The Wirecutter, The Sweethome, and now covers deals for Android Central, iMore, and Windows Central. He was there for the first Prime Day and has braved the full force of Black Friday. If you cut him, he bleeds savings. But don't try it for real. That's a metaphor.