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  1. Seagate - Backup Plus Slim 1TB External USB 3.0/2.0 Portable Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "I bought this hard drive with the express intent of using it to create a backup for my PS4 just in case the system's built-in drive failed, and while I haven't had to utilize the backup that I made, I will say that this hard drive is amazing...I have been wanting to save all my pics from dropbox, but I reached the limit, and I did some research oh this item and got the time to use it and I love it, it has a lot of memory foe the price, now I can stop thinking about loosing all my data"

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    Store and manage your digital life locally with this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR1000100 hard drive, which lets you back up content from select social networks or media stored on select mobile devices. The slim design facilitates portability.
    Your price for this item is $53.99
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    The previous price was $59.99
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    "I bought this hard drive with the express intent of using it to create a backup for my PS4 just in case the system's built-in drive failed, and while I haven't had to utilize the backup that I made, I will say that this hard drive is amazing...I have been wanting to save all my pics from dropbox, but I reached the limit, and I did some research oh this item and got the time to use it and I love it, it has a lot of memory foe the price, now I can stop thinking about loosing all my data"

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    Store and manage your digital life locally with this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR1000100 hard drive, which lets you back up content from select social networks or media stored on select mobile devices. The slim design facilitates portability.
  2. Seagate - Backup Plus Slim Ultra 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Platinum - Front_Zoom
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    "I like it so far...I really like it...(I paired it with an Insignia-brand hard shell case--this is DEFINITELY A RECOMMENDATION--if you're going to use an external hard drive with moving internal parts, be sure to keep it protected in a case...I have multiple portable drives and this is by far the smallest hard drive (non SSD) I have seen"

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    This Seagate Backup Plus Slim Ultra STEH1000100 external hard drive features a 1TB storage capacity for storing your videos, photos and games. The USB 3.0 interface provides a reliable connection to your compatible devices.
    Your price for this item is $69.99
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    "I like it so far...I really like it...(I paired it with an Insignia-brand hard shell case--this is DEFINITELY A RECOMMENDATION--if you're going to use an external hard drive with moving internal parts, be sure to keep it protected in a case...I have multiple portable drives and this is by far the smallest hard drive (non SSD) I have seen"

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    This Seagate Backup Plus Slim Ultra STEH1000100 external hard drive features a 1TB storage capacity for storing your videos, photos and games. The USB 3.0 interface provides a reliable connection to your compatible devices.
  3. WD - My Passport 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - White - Front_Zoom
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    "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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    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 $59.99
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    "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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    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.
  4. WD - My Passport 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Blue - Front_Zoom
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    "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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    "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.
  5. WD - Easystore 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "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...Look, having a home media cloud drive thingy is great and all, but I wanted an external drive that I can store all of my personal files on and access from my work computer when I need to"

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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 $59.99
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    The previous price was $79.99
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    "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...Look, having a home media cloud drive thingy is great and all, but I wanted an external drive that I can store all of my personal files on and access from my work computer when I need to"

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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.
  6. WD - Elements 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Very easy to use...Good for back up...If need be, sometimes it is recommend to partition your hard drive BEFORE you test your hard drives on different platforms.* This hard drive is a steal...I copied the upstairs external drive to the small WD 1 TB USB 3 unit and it works fine whenever I want to look up something from the past with my laptop"

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    Keep your important photos, videos and documents securely backed up with this WD Elements portable hard drive. The USB 3.0 and 2.0 ports offer fast data transfer rates and seamless connectivity. With 1TB of memory, this WD Elements portable hard drive provides ample data storage space in a compact device.
    Your price for this item is $53.99
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    "Very easy to use...Good for back up...If need be, sometimes it is recommend to partition your hard drive BEFORE you test your hard drives on different platforms.* This hard drive is a steal...I copied the upstairs external drive to the small WD 1 TB USB 3 unit and it works fine whenever I want to look up something from the past with my laptop"

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    Keep your important photos, videos and documents securely backed up with this WD Elements portable hard drive. The USB 3.0 and 2.0 ports offer fast data transfer rates and seamless connectivity. With 1TB of memory, this WD Elements portable hard drive provides ample data storage space in a compact device.
  7. Seagate - Expansion 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Great for my son...Very easy to use...It's lightweight and durable, but I have not given it 5 stars because it advertised "Data transfer rates up to 4.8 Gbps," however, I transferred 106 GB of data from my computer to this hard drive and got a maximum of 103 Mbps which is far from 4.8 Gbps, but still really fast...It would work great for a laptop or tablet, but for a desktop you essentially have to have another cable and let the external hard drive rest on top of the CPU housing"

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    Store and easily transport up to 1TB of data with this Seagate Expansion portable hard drive, which features a USB 3.0 interface for easy connection to your existing computer. Data transfer rates up to 4.8 Gbps provide quick operation.
    Your price for this item is $49.99
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    "Great for my son...Very easy to use...It's lightweight and durable, but I have not given it 5 stars because it advertised "Data transfer rates up to 4.8 Gbps," however, I transferred 106 GB of data from my computer to this hard drive and got a maximum of 103 Mbps which is far from 4.8 Gbps, but still really fast...It would work great for a laptop or tablet, but for a desktop you essentially have to have another cable and let the external hard drive rest on top of the CPU housing"

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    Store and easily transport up to 1TB of data with this Seagate Expansion portable hard drive, which features a USB 3.0 interface for easy connection to your existing computer. Data transfer rates up to 4.8 Gbps provide quick operation.
  8. G-Technology - G-DRIVE mobile USB-C 1TB External USB 3.1 Portable Hard Drive - Space Gray - Front_Zoom
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    "Works as it should...Works like a champ...This is a very compact hard drive, and while it is not a SSD drive it makes no noise and doesn't seem to generate any heat...I got this drive a month ago and is one of the best ones I ever purchase"

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    Take important files with you when you travel with this G-DRIVE mobile USB-C hard drive. It has 1TB of space to store a library of music, photos and documents, and it's compatible with both MAC and PCs. This G-DRIVE mobile USB-C hard drive has a transfer rate of up to 136MB/sec. for quick file sharing.
    Your price for this item is $84.95
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    "Works as it should...Works like a champ...This is a very compact hard drive, and while it is not a SSD drive it makes no noise and doesn't seem to generate any heat...I got this drive a month ago and is one of the best ones I ever purchase"

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    Take important files with you when you travel with this G-DRIVE mobile USB-C hard drive. It has 1TB of space to store a library of music, photos and documents, and it's compatible with both MAC and PCs. This G-DRIVE mobile USB-C hard drive has a transfer rate of up to 136MB/sec. for quick file sharing.
  9. G-Technology - G-DRIVE mobile USB-C 1TB External USB 3.1 Portable Hard Drive - Silver - Front_Zoom
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    "Works like a champ...Works as it should...I got this drive a month ago and is one of the best ones I ever purchase...This is a very compact hard drive, and while it is not a SSD drive it makes no noise and doesn't seem to generate any heat"

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    Back up important files with this G-DRIVE portable hard drive. Its USB Type C port and transfer rate of up to 136MB/sec. speed up your work, and the 1TB capacity provides ample storage space for your photos, videos and documents. This G-DRIVE portable hard drive comes in a thin beveled aluminum case that easily fits in your bag.
    Your price for this item is $74.95
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    "Works like a champ...Works as it should...I got this drive a month ago and is one of the best ones I ever purchase...This is a very compact hard drive, and while it is not a SSD drive it makes no noise and doesn't seem to generate any heat"

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    Back up important files with this G-DRIVE portable hard drive. Its USB Type C port and transfer rate of up to 136MB/sec. speed up your work, and the 1TB capacity provides ample storage space for your photos, videos and documents. This G-DRIVE portable hard drive comes in a thin beveled aluminum case that easily fits in your bag.
  10. LaCie - Porsche Design Mobile Drive 1TB External USB 3.1 Gen 1 Portable Hard Drive - Silver - Front_Zoom
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    "Protects the MAC Air...This was a great deal...It was a very good purchase, it is a very fast hard drive...I purchased this drive last week and so far, I have no complaints"

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    Provide external storage for computer files with this 1TB LaCie Porsche Design mobile drive. Its USB 3.0 ports let you enjoy faster file transfers at up to 5.0 Gbps, and it comes with a USB-C to USB-A cable for compatibility with other computer models. Protect confidential data in this LaCie Porsche Design mobile drive through AES 256-bit encryption.
    Your price for this item is $54.99
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    The previous price was $74.99
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    "Protects the MAC Air...This was a great deal...It was a very good purchase, it is a very fast hard drive...I purchased this drive last week and so far, I have no complaints"

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    Provide external storage for computer files with this 1TB LaCie Porsche Design mobile drive. Its USB 3.0 ports let you enjoy faster file transfers at up to 5.0 Gbps, and it comes with a USB-C to USB-A cable for compatibility with other computer models. Protect confidential data in this LaCie Porsche Design mobile drive through AES 256-bit encryption.
  11. Seagate - Backup Plus Ultra Touch 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive with Hardware Encryption - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "So... don't lose it...Happy with this purchase...Honestly, if I wasn't using THIS drive as a backup for files I was already archiving on another drive, I might consider it for relatively cheap peace of mind...After a reformat, I am getting some very reasonable speeds of 128MB/s I must remind any potential buyer that these external hard drives are fragile (platter based) and should only be used for either backup of transfer of data"

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    Make copies of important data with this Seagate Backup Plus portable drive. The Type-C connector supports USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 for compatibility with old devices and prompt data transfer. This plug-and-play Seagate Backup Plus portable drive stores up to 1TB of data and has 256-AES hardware encryption to secure valuable files against unauthorized access.
    Your price for this item is $69.99
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    "So... don't lose it...Happy with this purchase...Honestly, if I wasn't using THIS drive as a backup for files I was already archiving on another drive, I might consider it for relatively cheap peace of mind...After a reformat, I am getting some very reasonable speeds of 128MB/s I must remind any potential buyer that these external hard drives are fragile (platter based) and should only be used for either backup of transfer of data"

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    Make copies of important data with this Seagate Backup Plus portable drive. The Type-C connector supports USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 for compatibility with old devices and prompt data transfer. This plug-and-play Seagate Backup Plus portable drive stores up to 1TB of data and has 256-AES hardware encryption to secure valuable files against unauthorized access.
  12. Seagate - Backup Plus Ultra Touch 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive with Hardware Encryption - White - Front_Zoom
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    "So... don't lose it...Happy with this purchase...Honestly, if I wasn't using THIS drive as a backup for files I was already archiving on another drive, I might consider it for relatively cheap peace of mind...After a reformat, I am getting some very reasonable speeds of 128MB/s I must remind any potential buyer that these external hard drives are fragile (platter based) and should only be used for either backup of transfer of data"

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    Backup crucial files with this Seagate Backup Plus portable drive. Password protection and 256-AES hardware encryption protect data against unapproved access, and the automatic synchronization function saves time and energy. This Seagate Backup Plus portable drive features a USB Type-C connector for rapid file transfer, and USB 2.0 compatibility ensures it works with older devices.
    Your price for this item is $63.99
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    The previous price was $69.99
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    "So... don't lose it...Happy with this purchase...Honestly, if I wasn't using THIS drive as a backup for files I was already archiving on another drive, I might consider it for relatively cheap peace of mind...After a reformat, I am getting some very reasonable speeds of 128MB/s I must remind any potential buyer that these external hard drives are fragile (platter based) and should only be used for either backup of transfer of data"

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    Backup crucial files with this Seagate Backup Plus portable drive. Password protection and 256-AES hardware encryption protect data against unapproved access, and the automatic synchronization function saves time and energy. This Seagate Backup Plus portable drive features a USB Type-C connector for rapid file transfer, and USB 2.0 compatibility ensures it works with older devices.
  13. G-Technology - G-DRIVE® ev RaW 1TB External USB 3.0 / Serial ATA Portable Hard Drive - Black - Front_Standard
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    "Never had a problem...Does what a drive does...BUT this IS a great, rugged, 7200 rpm (spinning physical hard drive), 1TB, USB 3.0 portable drive that I connect and disconnect multiple times a day from my mobile music computer...Great External Hard Drive"

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    Keep important data at your side with this compact 1TB G-Technology hard drive. It comes with a rugged bumper that provides protection against drops as high as 4.9 feet, and it saves and writes data at speeds up to 136MB/sec. for optimal efficiency. This 7200 rpm G-Technology hard drive has USB 3.0 and SATA interfaces for versatility.
    Your price for this item is $89.99
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    "Never had a problem...Does what a drive does...BUT this IS a great, rugged, 7200 rpm (spinning physical hard drive), 1TB, USB 3.0 portable drive that I connect and disconnect multiple times a day from my mobile music computer...Great External Hard Drive"

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    Keep important data at your side with this compact 1TB G-Technology hard drive. It comes with a rugged bumper that provides protection against drops as high as 4.9 feet, and it saves and writes data at speeds up to 136MB/sec. for optimal efficiency. This 7200 rpm G-Technology hard drive has USB 3.0 and SATA interfaces for versatility.
  14. WD - My Passport Wireless Pro 1 TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Other than that it works good...good for downloading large amount of pictures and data...The WD - My Passport Wireless Pro 1 TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Black is great"

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    Back up valuable data with this Western Digital My Passport hard drive. Offload photos directly from your camera or laptop without having to establish a physical connection, and enjoy the 10-hour battery life for all-day backups. The integrated SD 3.0 card reader in this Western Digital My Passport hard drive ensures rapid transfers.
    Your price for this item is $149.99
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    "Other than that it works good...good for downloading large amount of pictures and data...The WD - My Passport Wireless Pro 1 TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Black is great"

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    Back up valuable data with this Western Digital My Passport hard drive. Offload photos directly from your camera or laptop without having to establish a physical connection, and enjoy the 10-hour battery life for all-day backups. The integrated SD 3.0 card reader in this Western Digital My Passport hard drive ensures rapid transfers.
  15. Toshiba - Canvio Ready 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "I would purchase again...Great hard drive for computer...The hard drive is very easy to use and it is good for a computer that doesn't have enough space on their computer...Came with adequate instructions for a novice"

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    Get extra storage capacity with quick access by using this Toshiba Canvio Ready external hard drive. The 1TB capacity provides plenty of storage space and is protected against data loss. With a USB 3.0 port, this Toshiba Canvio Ready external hard drive can transfer data up to 5 Gbps for quick file retrieval.
    Your price for this item is $51.99
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    "I would purchase again...Great hard drive for computer...The hard drive is very easy to use and it is good for a computer that doesn't have enough space on their computer...Came with adequate instructions for a novice"

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    Get extra storage capacity with quick access by using this Toshiba Canvio Ready external hard drive. The 1TB capacity provides plenty of storage space and is protected against data loss. With a USB 3.0 port, this Toshiba Canvio Ready external hard drive can transfer data up to 5 Gbps for quick file retrieval.