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Browse the top-ranked list of Best Portable Hard Drives below along with associated reviews and opinions.

Browse the top-ranked list of Best Portable Hard Drives below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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    "good !...I like....I was in need of a backup support, because my pic crash and I lost information, so I research and seen this sea gate backup plus had a high ratings and I also compare others and this one was a good selection, it is portable compact convent for traveling, just missing a good case to protect it other than that it works so far....I used it to upgrade my PS4 hard drive(500g) and got it for a great price.The ordering process was smooth and uneventful.The drive itself was exactly what I was looking for and to swap out the drives was very easy.I'm a happy camper!"

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    Store your media collection on this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR2000306 external hard drive, which features a 2TB capacity to easily hold your photos, videos and music. Data transfer rates up to 4.8 Gbps enable fast, efficient operation.
    Your price for this item is $89.99
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    "good !...I like....I was in need of a backup support, because my pic crash and I lost information, so I research and seen this sea gate backup plus had a high ratings and I also compare others and this one was a good selection, it is portable compact convent for traveling, just missing a good case to protect it other than that it works so far....I used it to upgrade my PS4 hard drive(500g) and got it for a great price.The ordering process was smooth and uneventful.The drive itself was exactly what I was looking for and to swap out the drives was very easy.I'm a happy camper!"

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    Store your media collection on this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR2000306 external hard drive, which features a 2TB capacity to easily hold your photos, videos and music. Data transfer rates up to 4.8 Gbps enable fast, efficient operation.
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    "A gem...I love...I have the 4tb and 1tb HDD pluged into a #4 Port Sabrent USB 3.0 Powered Hub and I replaced both their stock Type A to Micro B cables with premium gold plated UGreen Micro B cables, but overall im very happy with this buy and for $79.99 im not complaining ecspecially since I almost bought the green Seagate Game Drive 4tb for $120....I was amazed at how simple the easystore is to use, and at the incredible price of $99.00 for 4 TB on the deal of the day from Best Buy, I recommend this drive to anyone looking to backup files from a Laptop or pc and for the photographer's it's a great drive to store pictures and videos."

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    Only at Best Buy Safeguard your library with this 4TB Western Digital hard drive. Its durable construction protects against shock, and USB 3.0 technology facilitates rapid data transfer to keep you working efficiently. This Western Digital hard drive has a slim design for portability, so you can access your files anywhere.
    Your price for this item is $109.99
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    The previous price was $199.99
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    "A gem...I love...I have the 4tb and 1tb HDD pluged into a #4 Port Sabrent USB 3.0 Powered Hub and I replaced both their stock Type A to Micro B cables with premium gold plated UGreen Micro B cables, but overall im very happy with this buy and for $79.99 im not complaining ecspecially since I almost bought the green Seagate Game Drive 4tb for $120....I was amazed at how simple the easystore is to use, and at the incredible price of $99.00 for 4 TB on the deal of the day from Best Buy, I recommend this drive to anyone looking to backup files from a Laptop or pc and for the photographer's it's a great drive to store pictures and videos."

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    Only at Best Buy Safeguard your library with this 4TB Western Digital hard drive. Its durable construction protects against shock, and USB 3.0 technology facilitates rapid data transfer to keep you working efficiently. This Western Digital hard drive has a slim design for portability, so you can access your files anywhere.
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    "so cool...Nice !!...I bought this hard drive so I can store all of my movies on it in an digital format, which makes it a lot easier to hook this hard drive up to my smart TV and play which ever movie I want....I had to return back and found out that there was some glitches that needed to be over come such as converting my free e mail program to a paid program to be able to down load the files to the hard drive then transferred to the external drive."

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    Back up documents with this Western Digital My Passport portable hard drive. Its 1TB of storage provides plenty of room for videos, music and photos, and its 256-bit encryption and password protection keep files secure. This Western Digital My Passport portable hard drive works with Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10 right out of the box.
    Your price for this item is $59.99
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    "so cool...Nice !!...I bought this hard drive so I can store all of my movies on it in an digital format, which makes it a lot easier to hook this hard drive up to my smart TV and play which ever movie I want....I had to return back and found out that there was some glitches that needed to be over come such as converting my free e mail program to a paid program to be able to down load the files to the hard drive then transferred to the external drive."

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    Back up documents with this Western Digital My Passport portable hard drive. Its 1TB of storage provides plenty of room for videos, music and photos, and its 256-bit encryption and password protection keep files secure. This Western Digital My Passport portable hard drive works with Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10 right out of the box.
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    "It fast...Best HD...I bought this hard drive so I can store all of my movies on it in an digital format, which makes it a lot easier to hook this hard drive up to my smart TV and play which ever movie I want....I had to return back and found out that there was some glitches that needed to be over come such as converting my free e mail program to a paid program to be able to down load the files to the hard drive then transferred to the external drive."

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    Store and share data with this Western Digital 1TB My Passport Ultra hard drive. Use the drive to quickly back up important files on your home or work computer, then secure the information with a password for extra peace of mind. This Western Digital 1TB My Passport Ultra hard drive ensures you total control over files.
    Your price for this item is $59.99
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    "It fast...Best HD...I bought this hard drive so I can store all of my movies on it in an digital format, which makes it a lot easier to hook this hard drive up to my smart TV and play which ever movie I want....I had to return back and found out that there was some glitches that needed to be over come such as converting my free e mail program to a paid program to be able to down load the files to the hard drive then transferred to the external drive."

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    Store and share data with this Western Digital 1TB My Passport Ultra hard drive. Use the drive to quickly back up important files on your home or work computer, then secure the information with a password for extra peace of mind. This Western Digital 1TB My Passport Ultra hard drive ensures you total control over files.
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    "Nice !...Love it...All I had to do was plug it in and I instantly saw a pop up asking me if I wanted to convert it to my PS4(meaning I wouldn't be able to use it for anything else afterwards) I pressed "agreed" and in seconds I was able to use it....Since my go-to online store is Best Buy, I was very happy to find the WD - easystoreR 2TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive to be as affordable as it's, with solid reviews and a decent size for the hard drive."

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    Only at Best Buy Store data safely on this 2TB Western Digital hard drive. Its WD Backup software automatically saves files on a preset schedule, and it has a sleek but durable design for portability without sacrificing security. This Western Digital hard drive has a USB 3.0 interface for transfer rates of up to 5 Gbps.
    Your price for this item is $84.99
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    The previous price was $129.99
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    "Nice !...Love it...All I had to do was plug it in and I instantly saw a pop up asking me if I wanted to convert it to my PS4(meaning I wouldn't be able to use it for anything else afterwards) I pressed "agreed" and in seconds I was able to use it....Since my go-to online store is Best Buy, I was very happy to find the WD - easystoreR 2TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive to be as affordable as it's, with solid reviews and a decent size for the hard drive."

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    Only at Best Buy Store data safely on this 2TB Western Digital hard drive. Its WD Backup software automatically saves files on a preset schedule, and it has a sleek but durable design for portability without sacrificing security. This Western Digital hard drive has a USB 3.0 interface for transfer rates of up to 5 Gbps.
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    "good TV...Love it...My wifes Apple hard drive crashed and we had to xfer all of her data to a cloud or another hard drive, so we purchased and now she is use this product as her "hard drive"... I have velcro'd this small devise to her outside case of her computer and it works like a dream......I brought this hard couple of month back, I used PC and MAC both so I partitioned buy 1 GB hard into 3 partitions (2 for PC, 1 for MAC), Hard Drive is working fine, awesome transfer rate, no issues."

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    Only at Best Buy Keep files safe on this 1TB Western Digital hard drive. It's plug and play, so you can start saving data right away, and its USB 3.0 interface enables rapid file transfers of up to 5 Gbps. This Western Digital hard drive has a slim design to maximize portability.
    Your price for this item is $54.99
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    The previous price was $99.99
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    "good TV...Love it...My wifes Apple hard drive crashed and we had to xfer all of her data to a cloud or another hard drive, so we purchased and now she is use this product as her "hard drive"... I have velcro'd this small devise to her outside case of her computer and it works like a dream......I brought this hard couple of month back, I used PC and MAC both so I partitioned buy 1 GB hard into 3 partitions (2 for PC, 1 for MAC), Hard Drive is working fine, awesome transfer rate, no issues."

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    Only at Best Buy Keep files safe on this 1TB Western Digital hard drive. It's plug and play, so you can start saving data right away, and its USB 3.0 interface enables rapid file transfers of up to 5 Gbps. This Western Digital hard drive has a slim design to maximize portability.
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    "not bad...I like!...As the price per terabyte comes down it is so amazing and nice to be able to get a storage device like this that can hold all of my movies photos documents and projects and be networked in to my Wi-Fi I so I can access it from all of my devices....4TB is plenty of space for me so far and having a drive that runs off of just a USB cable means that I can access it at work or home without dragging around a power supply."

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    WD's automatic, continuous backup software works quietly in the background to help protect your data using minimal PC resources. Whenever you add or change a file, it's instantly backed up. Offering high capacity in a compact drive, My Passport is the ideal companion for anyone with lots of videos, photos, music, and files that they want to help protect and take on the road. Use WD Security to set password protection and hardware encryption and protect your files from unauthorized use or access.
    Your price for this item is $109.99
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    The previous price was $119.99
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    "not bad...I like!...As the price per terabyte comes down it is so amazing and nice to be able to get a storage device like this that can hold all of my movies photos documents and projects and be networked in to my Wi-Fi I so I can access it from all of my devices....4TB is plenty of space for me so far and having a drive that runs off of just a USB cable means that I can access it at work or home without dragging around a power supply."

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    WD's automatic, continuous backup software works quietly in the background to help protect your data using minimal PC resources. Whenever you add or change a file, it's instantly backed up. Offering high capacity in a compact drive, My Passport is the ideal companion for anyone with lots of videos, photos, music, and files that they want to help protect and take on the road. Use WD Security to set password protection and hardware encryption and protect your files from unauthorized use or access.
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    "I like!...not bad...I've installed a free version on a USB connected hard drive for years, and since the external hard drives are not turned on and off very often they seem to last much longer just running constantly....its too bad hard drive manufacturer's don't put a better DATA connection into hard drive, the connection on this drive is sensitive to movement and could result in data curuption or loss."

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    Store or back up all of your data on this Western Digital hard drive. It's a compact portable drive that holds a maximum of 4TB, and it uses 256-bit AES encryption to fight data theft. Access your information fast on this Western Digital hard drive through its 480 Mbps USB 3.0 connectivity.
    Your price for this item is $109.99
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    The previous price was $119.99
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    "I like!...not bad...I've installed a free version on a USB connected hard drive for years, and since the external hard drives are not turned on and off very often they seem to last much longer just running constantly....its too bad hard drive manufacturer's don't put a better DATA connection into hard drive, the connection on this drive is sensitive to movement and could result in data curuption or loss."

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    Store or back up all of your data on this Western Digital hard drive. It's a compact portable drive that holds a maximum of 4TB, and it uses 256-bit AES encryption to fight data theft. Access your information fast on this Western Digital hard drive through its 480 Mbps USB 3.0 connectivity.
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    "not bad...Love it...4tb is the best way to go, and always best to backup all your files on another drive, so thats what I did, and it came with a free micro drive...I like how much memory it has, 4TB for such a small portable drive and it is a plus that it comes with 32gb USB 3.0 flash drive."

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    Only at Best Buy Create secure, reliable copies of important documents with this Western Digital easystore portable storage bundle. The 4TB hard drive accommodates a large volume of videos and pictures, and the WD software ensures automatically updated copies of files via continuous or scheduled backup settings. This Western Digital easystore portable storage bundle includes a 32GB USB flash drive that offers extra space.
    Your price for this item is $119.99
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    The previous price was $199.99
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    "not bad...Love it...4tb is the best way to go, and always best to backup all your files on another drive, so thats what I did, and it came with a free micro drive...I like how much memory it has, 4TB for such a small portable drive and it is a plus that it comes with 32gb USB 3.0 flash drive."

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    Only at Best Buy Create secure, reliable copies of important documents with this Western Digital easystore portable storage bundle. The 4TB hard drive accommodates a large volume of videos and pictures, and the WD software ensures automatically updated copies of files via continuous or scheduled backup settings. This Western Digital easystore portable storage bundle includes a 32GB USB flash drive that offers extra space.
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    "love it...Love it....I do not have these hard drives enough time to evaluate their reliability but I am using three similar Western Digital 1.5TB portable hard drives for 5 years and, so far, have not had any problem with them....I'm thrilled that WD has expanded its portable external hard drives to 3TB, and I love the fact that no external power supply is needed - just plug it into a USB port and you're good to go."

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    Keep files handy with this portable Western Digital My Passport hard drive. It provides 3TB of storage for music or photos, and its sleek silhouette slides easily into pockets. This Western Digital My Passport hard drive has hardware encryption software for additional security and powers up via USB 2.0 or 3.0.
    Your price for this item is $119.99
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    "love it...Love it....I do not have these hard drives enough time to evaluate their reliability but I am using three similar Western Digital 1.5TB portable hard drives for 5 years and, so far, have not had any problem with them....I'm thrilled that WD has expanded its portable external hard drives to 3TB, and I love the fact that no external power supply is needed - just plug it into a USB port and you're good to go."

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    Keep files handy with this portable Western Digital My Passport hard drive. It provides 3TB of storage for music or photos, and its sleek silhouette slides easily into pockets. This Western Digital My Passport hard drive has hardware encryption software for additional security and powers up via USB 2.0 or 3.0.
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    "love it...Good buy...I do not have these hard drives enough time to evaluate their reliability but I am using three similar Western Digital 1.5TB portable hard drives for 5 years and, so far, have not had any problem with them....I'm thrilled that WD has expanded its portable external hard drives to 3TB, and I love the fact that no external power supply is needed - just plug it into a USB port and you're good to go."

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    Backup and secure data with this Western Digital My Passport hard drive. Its 3TB capacity lets you store large files like videos and databases, while its 0.83-inch thickness makes it easily portable. Protect your folders with the 256-bit AES hardware-based security software included with this Western Digital My Passport hard drive.
    Your price for this item is $109.99
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    The previous price was $119.99
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    "love it...Good buy...I do not have these hard drives enough time to evaluate their reliability but I am using three similar Western Digital 1.5TB portable hard drives for 5 years and, so far, have not had any problem with them....I'm thrilled that WD has expanded its portable external hard drives to 3TB, and I love the fact that no external power supply is needed - just plug it into a USB port and you're good to go."

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    Backup and secure data with this Western Digital My Passport hard drive. Its 3TB capacity lets you store large files like videos and databases, while its 0.83-inch thickness makes it easily portable. Protect your folders with the 256-bit AES hardware-based security software included with this Western Digital My Passport hard drive.
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    "LOVE IT...Good HD...I used this hard drive as a extended storage for my ps4 pro and it works like a charm, now I dont have to choose which games I want to keep downloaded on my ps4 or choose what to delete because of the massive updates that the popular games have coming out for them....I had absolutely no problem with this product I plugged it in and follow the prompts on the screen and that was it all my information was stored I was then able to store it on the new computer that I install I highly recommend this product"

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    Store and backup documents and photos quickly with this WD My Passport 2TB external hard drive. The high storage capacity makes it ideal for storing large photo and music collections. This portable hard drive slides easily into a briefcase or backpack, while security features include password protection and data encryption in the event of a theft. This WD My Passport 2TB external hard drive works with most Windows operating systems for efficient data transfers.
    Your price for this item is $79.99
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    "LOVE IT...Good HD...I used this hard drive as a extended storage for my ps4 pro and it works like a charm, now I dont have to choose which games I want to keep downloaded on my ps4 or choose what to delete because of the massive updates that the popular games have coming out for them....I had absolutely no problem with this product I plugged it in and follow the prompts on the screen and that was it all my information was stored I was then able to store it on the new computer that I install I highly recommend this product"

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    Store and backup documents and photos quickly with this WD My Passport 2TB external hard drive. The high storage capacity makes it ideal for storing large photo and music collections. This portable hard drive slides easily into a briefcase or backpack, while security features include password protection and data encryption in the event of a theft. This WD My Passport 2TB external hard drive works with most Windows operating systems for efficient data transfers.
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    "LOVE IT...Good HD...I used this hard drive as a extended storage for my ps4 pro and it works like a charm, now I dont have to choose which games I want to keep downloaded on my ps4 or choose what to delete because of the massive updates that the popular games have coming out for them....I had absolutely no problem with this product I plugged it in and follow the prompts on the screen and that was it all my information was stored I was then able to store it on the new computer that I install I highly recommend this product"

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    Store sensitive data on this 2TB Western Digital portable hard drive. Its USB 3.0 interface maximizes read and write speeds for faster transfer of files, and the 256-bit AES hardware encryption with password protection prevents unauthorized access. This Western Digital portable hard drive is engineered to withstand shock to keep data safe.
    Your price for this item is $69.99
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    The previous price was $79.99
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    "LOVE IT...Good HD...I used this hard drive as a extended storage for my ps4 pro and it works like a charm, now I dont have to choose which games I want to keep downloaded on my ps4 or choose what to delete because of the massive updates that the popular games have coming out for them....I had absolutely no problem with this product I plugged it in and follow the prompts on the screen and that was it all my information was stored I was then able to store it on the new computer that I install I highly recommend this product"

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    Store sensitive data on this 2TB Western Digital portable hard drive. Its USB 3.0 interface maximizes read and write speeds for faster transfer of files, and the 256-bit AES hardware encryption with password protection prevents unauthorized access. This Western Digital portable hard drive is engineered to withstand shock to keep data safe.