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External hard drives are a great way to back up your data, but they're also useful for storing your media files. If you're looking for a hard drive to move all of your files from point A to point B, or if you want to free up space on your computer by storing some of your files on an external drive, we've got you covered. Browse the top-ranked list of download drives below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. WD - My Passport Ultra Limited Edition Dragon 2TB External USB-C Portable Hard Drive - Red - Front_Zoom
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    "Great Hard Drive Lunar Year Design...This is a 2tB Hard Drive witb a dragon design that i really love....after having issues with my other brand hard drives, this one has been the best so far"

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    With its sleek modern metal design and added durability, the My Passport Ultra Portable Hard Drive is the ideal storage companion to take with you everywhere. Dragon drive is compatible with windows 10 and above, mac os 11 and above. This is limited edition drive is formatted exfat by default. Disclaimer: Software is only good with windows and mac, not for phones and tablets. Download and installation required as windows and mac users will be directed to our landing page to grab backup software, wd utilities and wd security.
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    "Great Hard Drive Lunar Year Design...This is a 2tB Hard Drive witb a dragon design that i really love....after having issues with my other brand hard drives, this one has been the best so far"

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    With its sleek modern metal design and added durability, the My Passport Ultra Portable Hard Drive is the ideal storage companion to take with you everywhere. Dragon drive is compatible with windows 10 and above, mac os 11 and above. This is limited edition drive is formatted exfat by default. Disclaimer: Software is only good with windows and mac, not for phones and tablets. Download and installation required as windows and mac users will be directed to our landing page to grab backup software, wd utilities and wd security.
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  2. SanDisk Professional - G-DRIVE ArmorATD 2TB External USB-C Portable Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "It is not as fast as a solid state drive but it is a lot cheeper. It allows me to get two drives for multiple backups. ...Have downloaded files from cloud to hard drive."

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    From out in the wild to back in the studio, trust your photos, footage, and important files to a portable hard drive that’s as relentless as you are. The high-capacity G-DRIVE ArmorATD rugged, all-terrain drive gives you pro-grade durability you can feel with a premium, anodized aluminum enclosure, easy-to-grip protective bumper, and IP54 rain/dust resistance. With transfer rates up to 130MB/s read, you can quickly back up your content wherever you are.
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    Top comment

    "It is not as fast as a solid state drive but it is a lot cheeper. It allows me to get two drives for multiple backups. ...Have downloaded files from cloud to hard drive."

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    Product Description

    From out in the wild to back in the studio, trust your photos, footage, and important files to a portable hard drive that’s as relentless as you are. The high-capacity G-DRIVE ArmorATD rugged, all-terrain drive gives you pro-grade durability you can feel with a premium, anodized aluminum enclosure, easy-to-grip protective bumper, and IP54 rain/dust resistance. With transfer rates up to 130MB/s read, you can quickly back up your content wherever you are.
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  3. SanDisk Professional - G-DRIVE ArmorATD 4TB External USB-C Portable Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "I love the fact that I can quickly download all my photos files, music and videos straight to this external hard drive. ...G-DRIVE - ArmorATD...Best external drive I've purchased. Easy to download and I couldn't get a better price for 4 TB!! "

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    From out in the wild to back in the studio, trust your photos, footage, and important files to a portable hard drive that’s as relentless as you are. The high-capacity G-DRIVE ArmorATD rugged, all-terrain drive gives you pro-grade durability you can feel with a premium, anodized aluminum enclosure, easy-to-grip protective bumper, and IP54 rain/dust resistance. With transfer rates up to 130MB/s read, you can quickly back up your content wherever you are.
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    "I love the fact that I can quickly download all my photos files, music and videos straight to this external hard drive. ...G-DRIVE - ArmorATD...Best external drive I've purchased. Easy to download and I couldn't get a better price for 4 TB!! "

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    Product Description

    From out in the wild to back in the studio, trust your photos, footage, and important files to a portable hard drive that’s as relentless as you are. The high-capacity G-DRIVE ArmorATD rugged, all-terrain drive gives you pro-grade durability you can feel with a premium, anodized aluminum enclosure, easy-to-grip protective bumper, and IP54 rain/dust resistance. With transfer rates up to 130MB/s read, you can quickly back up your content wherever you are.
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  4. Seagate - Game Drive for PlayStation Consoles 5TB External USB 3.2 Gen 1 Portable Hard Drive with Blue LED Lighting - White - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "My son loves it. Lets him download and bring to friends houses...Best portable gaming drive...Fast and efficient on downloads and storage."

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    Product Description

    Extend your gaming storage with Game Drive for PS5 . Officially licensed for PlayStation , this HDD works seamlessly with PS5 and PS4 consoles—while adding a splash of Blue LED lighting to any gaming atmosphere. Easily archive your PS5 games on the drive until it’s time to transfer and play them. Plus, 5TB of add-on storage means a bigger library without having to delete titles.
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    Top comment

    "My son loves it. Lets him download and bring to friends houses...Best portable gaming drive...Fast and efficient on downloads and storage."

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    Product Description

    Extend your gaming storage with Game Drive for PS5 . Officially licensed for PlayStation , this HDD works seamlessly with PS5 and PS4 consoles—while adding a splash of Blue LED lighting to any gaming atmosphere. Easily archive your PS5 games on the drive until it’s time to transfer and play them. Plus, 5TB of add-on storage means a bigger library without having to delete titles.
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  5. Samsung - 990 EVO SSD 1TB Internal SSD PCIe Gen 4x4 | Gen 5x2 M.2 2280, Speeds Up to 5,000MB/s - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Great with my ps5 love that I don't have to wait and put a game in to download...Helps my computer to download and upload things much faster! Very pleased with this product! "

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    Product Description

    Fast speeds. Power efficiency. Temperature control. It’s everything you want in a storage device. It's compatible with the latest PCIe 4.0 x4 and PCIe 5.0 x2 interfaces, and boasts improved performance compared to 970 EVO Plus.
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    Top comment

    "Great with my ps5 love that I don't have to wait and put a game in to download...Helps my computer to download and upload things much faster! Very pleased with this product! "

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    Product Description

    Fast speeds. Power efficiency. Temperature control. It’s everything you want in a storage device. It's compatible with the latest PCIe 4.0 x4 and PCIe 5.0 x2 interfaces, and boasts improved performance compared to 970 EVO Plus.
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  6. Seagate - Game Drive for PlayStation Consoles 2TB External USB 3.2 Gen 1 Portable Hard Drive with Blue LED Lighting - White - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "The only issue I have is that I am not able to download ps5 games onto it....You can put a ton of games on the hard drive."

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    Product Description

    Extend your gaming storage with Game Drive for PS5 . Officially licensed for PlayStation , this HDD works seamlessly with PS5 and PS4 consoles—while adding a splash of Blue LED lighting to any gaming atmosphere. Easily archive your PS5 games on the drive until it’s time to transfer and play them. Plus, 2TB of add-on storage means a bigger library without having to delete titles.
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    Top comment

    "The only issue I have is that I am not able to download ps5 games onto it....You can put a ton of games on the hard drive."

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    Product Description

    Extend your gaming storage with Game Drive for PS5 . Officially licensed for PlayStation , this HDD works seamlessly with PS5 and PS4 consoles—while adding a splash of Blue LED lighting to any gaming atmosphere. Easily archive your PS5 games on the drive until it’s time to transfer and play them. Plus, 2TB of add-on storage means a bigger library without having to delete titles.
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    See all PS5 Game Drives
  7. Samsung - 990 PRO 4TB Internal SSD PCIe Gen 4x4 NVMe with Heatsink for PS5 - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "One of the best ps5 ssd , 4tb you can download more than 100 games , super nice...Added this to my ps5 and wow. Now things download so fast"

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    Product Description

    Reach near max performance with PCIe 4.01. The in-house controller's smart heat control delivers our best power efficiency while maintaining ferocious performance that always keeps you at the top of your game. The integrated heatsink disperses heat to maintain speed, power efficiency, and thermal control, preventing downtime from overheating on Playstation 5 and PCs.
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    Top comment

    "One of the best ps5 ssd , 4tb you can download more than 100 games , super nice...Added this to my ps5 and wow. Now things download so fast"

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    Product Description

    Reach near max performance with PCIe 4.01. The in-house controller's smart heat control delivers our best power efficiency while maintaining ferocious performance that always keeps you at the top of your game. The integrated heatsink disperses heat to maintain speed, power efficiency, and thermal control, preventing downtime from overheating on Playstation 5 and PCs.
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  8. SanDisk - 8TB  Desk Drive  USB Type-C Desktop External SSD - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Users are restricted to a 90 day interval from the date of the Desk Drive purchase in which to download and install the Acronis True Image software. ...The desk drive makes it so much easier. Super slim and easy to “hide” in my set up."

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    Product Description

    Introducing the SanDisk Desk Drive — a complete desktop backup solution. Designed with the higher capacity of an HDD, but with the speed and reliability of an SSD, it’s the perfect home base to quickly back up your favorite and important content. An immense capacity of up to 8TB will easily hold your photos, videos, music, and important documents, and read speeds up to 1000MB/s will help you access everything fast. With a compact design that fits naturally into any workspace, this drive helps protect your content — all in one place.
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    Top comment

    "Users are restricted to a 90 day interval from the date of the Desk Drive purchase in which to download and install the Acronis True Image software. ...The desk drive makes it so much easier. Super slim and easy to “hide” in my set up."

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    Product Description

    Introducing the SanDisk Desk Drive — a complete desktop backup solution. Designed with the higher capacity of an HDD, but with the speed and reliability of an SSD, it’s the perfect home base to quickly back up your favorite and important content. An immense capacity of up to 8TB will easily hold your photos, videos, music, and important documents, and read speeds up to 1000MB/s will help you access everything fast. With a compact design that fits naturally into any workspace, this drive helps protect your content — all in one place.
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  9. WD - Blue 2TB PC Internal Hard Drive for Laptops - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "great hard drive...Great hard drive with plenty of storage for downloads....Good drive with average speeds......Good drive used as download staging area before transferring to other drives, also used for converted files and cloud local storage (Drive and OneDrive). "

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    Product Description

    Store games, videos, music, and more on this Western Digital Blue series hard drive. Its 2.5-inch form factor makes it suitable for use in laptops or notebooks. This 2TB Western Digital Blue series hard drive runs at 5400 rpm for decreased heat and power consumption.
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    Top comment

    "great hard drive...Great hard drive with plenty of storage for downloads....Good drive with average speeds......Good drive used as download staging area before transferring to other drives, also used for converted files and cloud local storage (Drive and OneDrive). "

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    Product Description

    Store games, videos, music, and more on this Western Digital Blue series hard drive. Its 2.5-inch form factor makes it suitable for use in laptops or notebooks. This 2TB Western Digital Blue series hard drive runs at 5400 rpm for decreased heat and power consumption.
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  10. WD - Easystore 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "1 TB hard drive...I have not had a single issue. Plug download and play My Sims 4 has a new home....External hard drive...The app that came with it did not download easily though. But overall it's good."

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    Product Description

    Get everyday storage and backup for your precious photos, videos, music, and daily files with the WD easystore portable drive. Lightweight, flash-based durability and fast access to quickly expand storage and help keep your important files safe on the go.
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    Top comment

    "1 TB hard drive...I have not had a single issue. Plug download and play My Sims 4 has a new home....External hard drive...The app that came with it did not download easily though. But overall it's good."

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    Product Description

    Get everyday storage and backup for your precious photos, videos, music, and daily files with the WD easystore portable drive. Lightweight, flash-based durability and fast access to quickly expand storage and help keep your important files safe on the go.
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