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  1. Top comment

    "Good product for the price...Better NAS Drive for its price...It's always good to have an external backup, I am happy with this drive....Setup was done in less than an hour without any major issue."

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    Consolidate backup files from multiple devices with this 4TB Buffalo LinkStation NAS server. It provides a central location for files from your computer, smartphone and other gadgets at home or in the office. This DLNA-certified Buffalo LinkStation NAS server lets you directly stream multimedia content to your home entertainment system.
    Your price for this item is $219.99
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    "Good product for the price...Better NAS Drive for its price...It's always good to have an external backup, I am happy with this drive....Setup was done in less than an hour without any major issue."

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    Consolidate backup files from multiple devices with this 4TB Buffalo LinkStation NAS server. It provides a central location for files from your computer, smartphone and other gadgets at home or in the office. This DLNA-certified Buffalo LinkStation NAS server lets you directly stream multimedia content to your home entertainment system.
  2. Top comment

    "Nice drive...Great Value...This drive is working as well for sharing files in a small office area....Fast enough for me but I don't back up my entire computer!"

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    Simplify file storage and access with this 2TB Buffalo LinkStation NAS server. It connects to your Wi-Fi router to let your smartphone or tablet access stored data wirelessly, and it has a USB port for connecting a printer or another backup drive. The built-in BitTorrent client of this single-bay Buffalo LinkStation NAS server provides easy downloading of digital content.
    Your price for this item is $125.99
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    The previous price was $149.99
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    "Nice drive...Great Value...This drive is working as well for sharing files in a small office area....Fast enough for me but I don't back up my entire computer!"

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    Simplify file storage and access with this 2TB Buffalo LinkStation NAS server. It connects to your Wi-Fi router to let your smartphone or tablet access stored data wirelessly, and it has a USB port for connecting a printer or another backup drive. The built-in BitTorrent client of this single-bay Buffalo LinkStation NAS server provides easy downloading of digital content.
  3. Top comment

    "He loves it....Great Device...He can't wait to use this on our next cruise."

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    Stream smooth 4K video and copy multimedia data with this 1TB Western Digital wireless SSD. The 10-hour battery life keeps data flowing all day, and the SD card slot transfers data to the shock-resistant solid-state drive with a single button press. This Western Digital wireless SSD has a power bank for mobile device charging.
    Your price for this item is $499.99
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    "He loves it....Great Device...He can't wait to use this on our next cruise."

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    Stream smooth 4K video and copy multimedia data with this 1TB Western Digital wireless SSD. The 10-hour battery life keeps data flowing all day, and the SD card slot transfers data to the shock-resistant solid-state drive with a single button press. This Western Digital wireless SSD has a power bank for mobile device charging.
  4. Top comment

    "Such a coo land easy product to use!"

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    Safeguard travel photos with this 2TB Western Digital My Passport storage drive. Its wireless connectivity lets you view images and stream videos from your device, and the built-in card reader and USB port provide high-speed file transfers via one-touch copying. The battery on this portable Western Digital My Passport storage drive stores up to a 10-hour charge for prolonged use.
    Your price for this item is $799.99
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    "Such a coo land easy product to use!"

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    Safeguard travel photos with this 2TB Western Digital My Passport storage drive. Its wireless connectivity lets you view images and stream videos from your device, and the built-in card reader and USB port provide high-speed file transfers via one-touch copying. The battery on this portable Western Digital My Passport storage drive stores up to a 10-hour charge for prolonged use.
  5. Product Description

    Protect your photos and videos with this 250GB Western Digital solid-state drive. Its integrated SD 3.0 card reader lets you upload files without a computer, and it creates its own Wi-Fi connection to stream content to your smartphone or tablet. This Western Digital solid-state drive has a power bank to charge your devices.
    Your price for this item is $199.99

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    Protect your photos and videos with this 250GB Western Digital solid-state drive. Its integrated SD 3.0 card reader lets you upload files without a computer, and it creates its own Wi-Fi connection to stream content to your smartphone or tablet. This Western Digital solid-state drive has a power bank to charge your devices.
  6. Product Description

    Store photos and videos safely on this 500GB Western Digital solid-state drive. It's housed in a bumper to protect against shock and drops, and the USB 3.0 interface provides fast transfer speeds of up to 390MB/sec. This Western Digital solid-state drive has a 10-hour battery life, so you can take it on all-day adventures.
    Your price for this item is $299.99

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    Store photos and videos safely on this 500GB Western Digital solid-state drive. It's housed in a bumper to protect against shock and drops, and the USB 3.0 interface provides fast transfer speeds of up to 390MB/sec. This Western Digital solid-state drive has a 10-hour battery life, so you can take it on all-day adventures.
  7. Top comment

    "good !...5 stars...Basically, he removed the annoying software Seagate had on the hard drive so it became simply a drag and drop external hard drive (much like a flash drive) which is exactly what I wanted for my purposes....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."

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    Easily take your media collection and documents with you on the go using this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR2000100 external USB 3.0/2.0 portable hard drive that features a 2TB capacity for ample file storage.
    Your price for this item is $64.99
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    The previous price was $79.99
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    "good !...5 stars...Basically, he removed the annoying software Seagate had on the hard drive so it became simply a drag and drop external hard drive (much like a flash drive) which is exactly what I wanted for my purposes....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."

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    Easily take your media collection and documents with you on the go using this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR2000100 external USB 3.0/2.0 portable hard drive that features a 2TB capacity for ample file storage.
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    "good !...Good hd...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....Basically, he removed the annoying software Seagate had on the hard drive so it became simply a drag and drop external hard drive (much like a flash drive) which is exactly what I wanted for my purposes."

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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 !...Good hd...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....Basically, he removed the annoying software Seagate had on the hard drive so it became simply a drag and drop external hard drive (much like a flash drive) which is exactly what I wanted for my purposes."

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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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    "I love...A plus...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 was looking for a small but good external for my laptop that I use at work and home but now I just have to take this external and I'm good the best part is that is so compact and light weight."

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    Manage your data with this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR1000102 1TB external USB 3.0/2.0 hard drive that offers scheduled and continuous backup via Seagate Dashboard and lets you back up photos from Facebook and Flickr.
    Your price for this item is $59.99
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    "I love...A plus...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 was looking for a small but good external for my laptop that I use at work and home but now I just have to take this external and I'm good the best part is that is so compact and light weight."

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    Manage your data with this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR1000102 1TB external USB 3.0/2.0 hard drive that offers scheduled and continuous backup via Seagate Dashboard and lets you back up photos from Facebook and Flickr.
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    "A gem...I love...I purchased a Lenovo - Yoga 720 2-in-1 13.3" Touch-Screen Laptop - Intel Core i5 - 8GB Memory - 256GB Solid State Drive - Platinum and I purchased the WD - easystoreR 4TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive Model: WDBKUZ0040BBK-WESN SKU: 5792405 for back-ups and external storage capabilites and both work GREAT together !!!!!!!!...I've a decent degree and certificates in applied sciences but I don't like memorization of flow charts so I can sort my PC and external drives out but I hate it ALL I want to do is plug, play and forget about it and this unit does that for me and more.I would give it 5 stars but I've had drives fail and lost TB's of data so I'm keeping my fingers crossed so far I've 4 older WD Externals all still working 4 yrs later."

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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 purchased a Lenovo - Yoga 720 2-in-1 13.3" Touch-Screen Laptop - Intel Core i5 - 8GB Memory - 256GB Solid State Drive - Platinum and I purchased the WD - easystoreR 4TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive Model: WDBKUZ0040BBK-WESN SKU: 5792405 for back-ups and external storage capabilites and both work GREAT together !!!!!!!!...I've a decent degree and certificates in applied sciences but I don't like memorization of flow charts so I can sort my PC and external drives out but I hate it ALL I want to do is plug, play and forget about it and this unit does that for me and more.I would give it 5 stars but I've had drives fail and lost TB's of data so I'm keeping my fingers crossed so far I've 4 older WD Externals all still working 4 yrs later."

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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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    "Good $...Good 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 gave this external hard drive five stars, not because I know anything about choosing a backup drive, but because one of the Geek Squad agents recommended it....and I trust their judgment."

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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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    "Good $...Good 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 gave this external hard drive five stars, not because I know anything about choosing a backup drive, but because one of the Geek Squad agents recommended it....and I trust their judgment."

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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.
  12. Top comment

    "Good $...not bad...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 gave this external hard drive five stars, not because I know anything about choosing a backup drive, but because one of the Geek Squad agents recommended it....and I trust their judgment."

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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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    "Good $...not bad...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 gave this external hard drive five stars, not because I know anything about choosing a backup drive, but because one of the Geek Squad agents recommended it....and I trust their judgment."

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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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    "Nice !...Great !...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....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."

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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 !...Great !...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....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."

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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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    "Love it...It's ok...I recommend this drive if you've got a Macbook or a Windows computer and are looking for an external drive that's easy to take along with you, although it's just as good if sitting on a desk....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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    "Love it...It's ok...I recommend this drive if you've got a Macbook or a Windows computer and are looking for an external drive that's easy to take along with you, although it's just as good if sitting on a desk....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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    "I liked...5 Star....Really enjoying my 8Gb ext USB Hard Drive for my X Box One X wish they had a larger drive in stock that evening I would have totally gone with a larger drive with 4k Gaming NOW on X Box One C gonna be nice to have as much space as possible so I can download my entire DIGITAL XBOX LIBRARY...I have never had a WD product break on me and I have had a external hard rive from them for almost a decade now and it still works as good as the day I bought it and it has been everywhere with me."

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    Only at Best Buy Keep data safe on this Western Digital hard drive. Its automatic backup software ensures your files are saved in case you forget, and its USB 3.0 interface allows transfer rates of up to 5 Gbps. This Western Digital hard drive has an 8TB capacity to store your entire library.
    Your price for this item is $189.99
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    The previous price was $279.99
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    "I liked...5 Star....Really enjoying my 8Gb ext USB Hard Drive for my X Box One X wish they had a larger drive in stock that evening I would have totally gone with a larger drive with 4k Gaming NOW on X Box One C gonna be nice to have as much space as possible so I can download my entire DIGITAL XBOX LIBRARY...I have never had a WD product break on me and I have had a external hard rive from them for almost a decade now and it still works as good as the day I bought it and it has been everywhere with me."

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    Only at Best Buy Keep data safe on this Western Digital hard drive. Its automatic backup software ensures your files are saved in case you forget, and its USB 3.0 interface allows transfer rates of up to 5 Gbps. This Western Digital hard drive has an 8TB capacity to store your entire library.