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    "Love it...Nice SSD...It's super fast when loading....Picked up this drive to use as a caching drive for after effects work on my laptop, and I am impressed at just how fast a USB C drive can be."

    "It's super fast when loading."

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    Product Description

    Back up your system or move data between computers with this 500GB Samsung portable solid-state drive. Transfer speeds of up to 540MB/s let you save and share larger files easily, and the lightweight design fits into your pocket or bag. This durable USB 3.0 portable solid-state drive uses AES 256-bit encryption for reliable data security.
    Your price for this item is $99.99
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    "Love it...Nice SSD...It's super fast when loading....Picked up this drive to use as a caching drive for after effects work on my laptop, and I am impressed at just how fast a USB C drive can be."

    "It's super fast when loading."

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    Product Description

    Back up your system or move data between computers with this 500GB Samsung portable solid-state drive. Transfer speeds of up to 540MB/s let you save and share larger files easily, and the lightweight design fits into your pocket or bag. This durable USB 3.0 portable solid-state drive uses AES 256-bit encryption for reliable data security.
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    "LOVE IT...Nice HD...1TB capacity works great, good boot up speed....One of the nice things I like is that the drives comes with access to cloning software, you can clone your boot drive to the new drive or your extended drive, install it and never worry about losing data."

    "1TB capacity works great, good boot up speed."

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    Product Description

    This WD Mainstream internal Serial ATA hard drive is designed for use with desktops and features data transfer rates up to 6 Gbps for fast performance. The 1TB capacity offers ample space for storing music, movies and more.
    Your price for this item is $49.99
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    "LOVE IT...Nice HD...1TB capacity works great, good boot up speed....One of the nice things I like is that the drives comes with access to cloning software, you can clone your boot drive to the new drive or your extended drive, install it and never worry about losing data."

    "1TB capacity works great, good boot up speed."

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    Product Description

    This WD Mainstream internal Serial ATA hard drive is designed for use with desktops and features data transfer rates up to 6 Gbps for fast performance. The 1TB capacity offers ample space for storing music, movies and more.
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    "Good ssd...the best...Loads my game fast with not issues....I love this SSD I only wish I could've gotten the 2 TB it was all sold out when I was shopping for one but my 500 GB works for me for right now and it is plenty fast for everything I am doing with it."

    "Loads my game fast with not issues."

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    Product Description

    Add this SanDisk portable SSD to your mobile office setup, and enjoy high-speed data transfers. Resistant to water and dust, this device protects your data during travel, and the compact size fits neatly in a briefcase or camera bag. Featuring 500GB of storage, this SanDisk portable SSD is ideal for storing high-resolution pictures and video, providing a convenient way to bring work along.
    Your price for this item is $105.99
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    "Good ssd...the best...Loads my game fast with not issues....I love this SSD I only wish I could've gotten the 2 TB it was all sold out when I was shopping for one but my 500 GB works for me for right now and it is plenty fast for everything I am doing with it."

    "Loads my game fast with not issues."

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    Product Description

    Add this SanDisk portable SSD to your mobile office setup, and enjoy high-speed data transfers. Resistant to water and dust, this device protects your data during travel, and the compact size fits neatly in a briefcase or camera bag. Featuring 500GB of storage, this SanDisk portable SSD is ideal for storing high-resolution pictures and video, providing a convenient way to bring work along.
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    "WD Fan...Good HD...Easy to install, boots well, no issues!!...Purchased a larger drive for my main drive and used old drive as an external drive for added storage space and backups... Working great so far..."

    "Easy to install, boots well, no issues!!"

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    Product Description

    Store your important files on this WD Mainstream internal Serial ATA hard drive, which is designed for laptops and features an expansive 1TB capacity to house your media. Low power consumption helps ensure quiet, cool operation.
    Your price for this item is $54.99
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    "WD Fan...Good HD...Easy to install, boots well, no issues!!...Purchased a larger drive for my main drive and used old drive as an external drive for added storage space and backups... Working great so far..."

    "Easy to install, boots well, no issues!!"

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    Product Description

    Store your important files on this WD Mainstream internal Serial ATA hard drive, which is designed for laptops and features an expansive 1TB capacity to house your media. Low power consumption helps ensure quiet, cool operation.
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    "Nice SSD...So Fast!...Computer loads up lightning fast....I was thinking I was going to need to purchase a new laptop but this drive and some software cleaning up by a tech left me with a great speedy Mac."

    "Computer loads up lightning fast."

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    Product Description

    Get even more from your computer with this PNY 960GB solid-state hard drive. No moving parts and a powerful SATA III interface ensure this hard drive is extremely fast and reliable, and the massive capacity lets you store plenty of files. This PNY 960GB solid-state hard drive is efficient and generates virtually no noise.
    Your price for this item is $174.99
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    "Nice SSD...So Fast!...Computer loads up lightning fast....I was thinking I was going to need to purchase a new laptop but this drive and some software cleaning up by a tech left me with a great speedy Mac."

    "Computer loads up lightning fast."

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    Product Description

    Get even more from your computer with this PNY 960GB solid-state hard drive. No moving parts and a powerful SATA III interface ensure this hard drive is extremely fast and reliable, and the massive capacity lets you store plenty of files. This PNY 960GB solid-state hard drive is efficient and generates virtually no noise.
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    "I love....WD Good...Drive boots fast for the typical user....I purchased this internal hard drive when the one I currently had in my computer crashed, and I even got it with no extra charge because I had the warranty on my computer, which made me very happy!"

    "Drive boots fast for the typical user."

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    Product Description

    Give your laptop a performance boost with this WD Mainstream internal Serial ATA hard drive, which features a spacious 500GB capacity for storing media. Data transfer rates up to 3 Gbps deliver efficient operation.
    Your price for this item is $44.99
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    "I love....WD Good...Drive boots fast for the typical user....I purchased this internal hard drive when the one I currently had in my computer crashed, and I even got it with no extra charge because I had the warranty on my computer, which made me very happy!"

    "Drive boots fast for the typical user."

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    Product Description

    Give your laptop a performance boost with this WD Mainstream internal Serial ATA hard drive, which features a spacious 500GB capacity for storing media. Data transfer rates up to 3 Gbps deliver efficient operation.
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    "Love it....Great HD...Very fast transfer time....This item combines the convenience of portability with the speed needed for a fast external hard drive with tons of space, 1 TB is enough for the projects I am working on."

    "Very fast transfer time."

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    Product Description

    Store files securely on this 1TB Samsung portable SSD. It transfers data at speeds of up to 540MB/s for increased work productivity, and it connects to Android smart phones with a downloadable app, so you can backup pictures and music. This Samsung portable SSD is smaller than a standard business card for easy transport.
    Your price for this item is $219.99
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    "Love it....Great HD...Very fast transfer time....This item combines the convenience of portability with the speed needed for a fast external hard drive with tons of space, 1 TB is enough for the projects I am working on."

    "Very fast transfer time."

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    Product Description

    Store files securely on this 1TB Samsung portable SSD. It transfers data at speeds of up to 540MB/s for increased work productivity, and it connects to Android smart phones with a downloadable app, so you can backup pictures and music. This Samsung portable SSD is smaller than a standard business card for easy transport.
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    "Love WD...Good HD...Formatted for Mac use upon installation and now my 6-year-old Mac is booting quickly and loads applications with great speed....However, for a fraction of what I would have paid for a new computer, I got a better computer as this hard drive is double the capacity of what I had, and what I was looking at on replacement computers."

    "Formatted for Mac use upon installation and now my 6-year-old Mac is booting quickly and loads applications with great speed."

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    Product Description

    Enhance your desktop with this WD Mainstream internal Serial ATA hard drive, which features a 64MB cache buffer for rapid processing speed. The 2TB capacity offers space for your documents, music, photos, movies and more.
    Your price for this item is $69.99
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    "Love WD...Good HD...Formatted for Mac use upon installation and now my 6-year-old Mac is booting quickly and loads applications with great speed....However, for a fraction of what I would have paid for a new computer, I got a better computer as this hard drive is double the capacity of what I had, and what I was looking at on replacement computers."

    "Formatted for Mac use upon installation and now my 6-year-old Mac is booting quickly and loads applications with great speed."

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    Product Description

    Enhance your desktop with this WD Mainstream internal Serial ATA hard drive, which features a 64MB cache buffer for rapid processing speed. The 2TB capacity offers space for your documents, music, photos, movies and more.
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    "Top 5...good buy...Pair it with an ssd for fast boots....I gave up trying and just ended up getting a drive that was fast and under 2TB as a boot and formatted and partitioned the 3TB drive as an added storage drive."

    "Pair it with an ssd for fast boots."

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    Product Description

    With a generous 3TB capacity, this WD Mainstream internal Serial ATA desktop hard drive easily accommodates your digital media collection. Data transfer rates up to 6 Gbps and a 64MB cache buffer help ensure fast, efficient operation.
    Your price for this item is $89.99
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    "Top 5...good buy...Pair it with an ssd for fast boots....I gave up trying and just ended up getting a drive that was fast and under 2TB as a boot and formatted and partitioned the 3TB drive as an added storage drive."

    "Pair it with an ssd for fast boots."

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    Product Description

    With a generous 3TB capacity, this WD Mainstream internal Serial ATA desktop hard drive easily accommodates your digital media collection. Data transfer rates up to 6 Gbps and a 64MB cache buffer help ensure fast, efficient operation.
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    "Love it...Not bad...Very excellent multi tasking and fast boot times!...The sound card is not the best, actually the first time I got my laptop, I noticed that everytime I left the computer on for more than 3 to 4 hours, the speakers would give me some squeezing noise, and this could only be cured by disable and re-enable the speaker."

    "Very excellent multi tasking and fast boot times!"

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    Samsung 9 Pro Convertible 2-in-1 Laptop: Travel lightly with this 15-inch Samsung Notebook 9 Pro laptop. It converts to a tablet when needed, navigable with the included stylus or the responsive touch screen, and its powerful Intel Core i7 processor and 16GB of RAM let you multitask smoothly. This Samsung Notebook 9 Pro laptop saves files and finds them quickly on the 256GB solid-state drive.
    Your price for this item is $1,349.99
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    "Love it...Not bad...Very excellent multi tasking and fast boot times!...The sound card is not the best, actually the first time I got my laptop, I noticed that everytime I left the computer on for more than 3 to 4 hours, the speakers would give me some squeezing noise, and this could only be cured by disable and re-enable the speaker."

    "Very excellent multi tasking and fast boot times!"

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    Samsung 9 Pro Convertible 2-in-1 Laptop: Travel lightly with this 15-inch Samsung Notebook 9 Pro laptop. It converts to a tablet when needed, navigable with the included stylus or the responsive touch screen, and its powerful Intel Core i7 processor and 16GB of RAM let you multitask smoothly. This Samsung Notebook 9 Pro laptop saves files and finds them quickly on the 256GB solid-state drive.
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    "Love it!...Super fast...It also loads my 4k video footage in a timely manner....I purchased this drive for external photo storage when I went to China for two months to keep space on my computer HDD free."

    "It also loads my 4k video footage in a timely manner."

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    Product Description

    Store and transfer images or video effortlessly with this SanDisk portable SSD. High-speed transfers and fast read speeds mean you can back up and transfer large files efficiently, and 250GB of storage space makes it easy to carry your work with you wherever you go. Featuring a compact design and rugged water-resistant construction, this SanDisk portable SSD is ideal for use when traveling or working remotely.
    Your price for this item is $84.99
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    "Love it!...Super fast...It also loads my 4k video footage in a timely manner....I purchased this drive for external photo storage when I went to China for two months to keep space on my computer HDD free."

    "It also loads my 4k video footage in a timely manner."

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    Product Description

    Store and transfer images or video effortlessly with this SanDisk portable SSD. High-speed transfers and fast read speeds mean you can back up and transfer large files efficiently, and 250GB of storage space makes it easy to carry your work with you wherever you go. Featuring a compact design and rugged water-resistant construction, this SanDisk portable SSD is ideal for use when traveling or working remotely.
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    "LOVE it...It Works...time is money and security is paramount....I'm sure on a USB 3.1 with more bandwidth I'd have gotten a better transfer, but like I said this performance on USB 3.0 is good enough that for me, it acts like an internal drive and I don't notice any issues since I have started hosting my VM's on it."

    "time is money and security is paramount."

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    Product Description

    Protect your files from the elements with this G-DRIVE mobile solid-state drive. Its 500GB of storage space lets you travel with essential documents, and its 560MB/sec. transfer speed ensures quick access to your media library. This G-DRIVE mobile solid-state drive is resistant to water and dust, making it suitable to take outdoors.
    Your price for this item is $149.99
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    "LOVE it...It Works...time is money and security is paramount....I'm sure on a USB 3.1 with more bandwidth I'd have gotten a better transfer, but like I said this performance on USB 3.0 is good enough that for me, it acts like an internal drive and I don't notice any issues since I have started hosting my VM's on it."

    "time is money and security is paramount."

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    Product Description

    Protect your files from the elements with this G-DRIVE mobile solid-state drive. Its 500GB of storage space lets you travel with essential documents, and its 560MB/sec. transfer speed ensures quick access to your media library. This G-DRIVE mobile solid-state drive is resistant to water and dust, making it suitable to take outdoors.
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    "Good SSD...fast SSD...This is a great SSD, Once installed my computer boots in seconds, It's increadible the difference between the SATA 7500RPM and this thing....Easy to install and I love how fast it loads up windows and runs my apps."

    "This is a great SSD, Once installed my computer boots in seconds, It's increadible the difference between the SATA 7500RPM and this thing."

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    Product Description

    Boost performance with this Samsung EVO solid-state drive. It uses Intelligent TurboWrite technology and a Phoenix controller to deliver fast transfer speeds for gaming and video editing, and the 1TB capacity offers massive storage space. This Samsung EVO solid-state drive has a 256-bit encryption system to keep your data secure.
    Your price for this item is $339.99
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    "Good SSD...fast SSD...This is a great SSD, Once installed my computer boots in seconds, It's increadible the difference between the SATA 7500RPM and this thing....Easy to install and I love how fast it loads up windows and runs my apps."

    "This is a great SSD, Once installed my computer boots in seconds, It's increadible the difference between the SATA 7500RPM and this thing."

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    Product Description

    Boost performance with this Samsung EVO solid-state drive. It uses Intelligent TurboWrite technology and a Phoenix controller to deliver fast transfer speeds for gaming and video editing, and the 1TB capacity offers massive storage space. This Samsung EVO solid-state drive has a 256-bit encryption system to keep your data secure.
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    "Fast Drive...A good buy...Great drive with fast boot times...I ran a performance test right after I installed it and the numbers were good and even better than my secondary Seagate 1TB drive (Barracuda)."

    "Great drive with fast boot times"

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    Product Description

    Enjoy blazing speeds with this Seagate FireCuda solid-state hybrid drive. It's made specifically for gaming, so it boots quicker, loads applications more rapidly and responds up to five times faster than standard 7200 rpm drives. This Seagate FireCuda solid-state hybrid drive holds up to 2TB of files, and it's just as useful for creative professionals as it is for gamers.
    Your price for this item is $109.99
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    "Fast Drive...A good buy...Great drive with fast boot times...I ran a performance test right after I installed it and the numbers were good and even better than my secondary Seagate 1TB drive (Barracuda)."

    "Great drive with fast boot times"

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    Product Description

    Enjoy blazing speeds with this Seagate FireCuda solid-state hybrid drive. It's made specifically for gaming, so it boots quicker, loads applications more rapidly and responds up to five times faster than standard 7200 rpm drives. This Seagate FireCuda solid-state hybrid drive holds up to 2TB of files, and it's just as useful for creative professionals as it is for gamers.
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    "Love it...Fast SSD!...Transferring 600Gb to this ssd took considerably less time then the transferring to a regular disk drive....I like this drive"

    "Transferring 600Gb to this ssd took considerably less time then the transferring to a regular disk drive."

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    Product Description

    Save and edit photos with greater efficiency when you use this SanDisk portable SSD. High-speed transfer capabilities easily move files from camera to computer, while the 1TB capacity offers ample room for backing up video or capturing images. This SanDisk portable SSD features a compact size and water-resistant construction, making it ideal for use on location at photo or video shoots.
    Your price for this item is $189.99
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    "Love it...Fast SSD!...Transferring 600Gb to this ssd took considerably less time then the transferring to a regular disk drive....I like this drive"

    "Transferring 600Gb to this ssd took considerably less time then the transferring to a regular disk drive."

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    Product Description

    Save and edit photos with greater efficiency when you use this SanDisk portable SSD. High-speed transfer capabilities easily move files from camera to computer, while the 1TB capacity offers ample room for backing up video or capturing images. This SanDisk portable SSD features a compact size and water-resistant construction, making it ideal for use on location at photo or video shoots.