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  1. Top comment

    "Nice SSD...Good SSD...Great external hard drive, fast downloads....I've been using this as a backup for my Mac and it does a good job, but it isn't as fast I imagined a SDD would be."

    "Great external hard drive, fast downloads."

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    Transfer large files with blazing fast speed with this PNY Prevail Elite solid-state drive. The expansive 240GB drive accesses programs quickly and efficiently, and the SSD comes with Acronis Data Backup Protection software for easy data backup. This PNY Prevail Elite solid-state drive is compatible with most Windows and Apple computers via a USB port.
    Your price for this item is $79.99
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    "Nice SSD...Good SSD...Great external hard drive, fast downloads....I've been using this as a backup for my Mac and it does a good job, but it isn't as fast I imagined a SDD would be."

    "Great external hard drive, fast downloads."

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    Transfer large files with blazing fast speed with this PNY Prevail Elite solid-state drive. The expansive 240GB drive accesses programs quickly and efficiently, and the SSD comes with Acronis Data Backup Protection software for easy data backup. This PNY Prevail Elite solid-state drive is compatible with most Windows and Apple computers via a USB port.
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    "So Fast!...Good SSD...Speeds and reliability have been perfect so far!...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."

    "Speeds and reliability have been perfect so far!"

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    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 $349.99
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    "So Fast!...Good SSD...Speeds and reliability have been perfect so far!...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."

    "Speeds and reliability have been perfect so far!"

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    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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    "Love it...So perfect...No moving parts and very fast!!!!...This Solid State Drive has been a great addition to allow fast large files to be shared across different computers and platforms."

    "No moving parts and very fast!!!!"

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    Ensure your files are protected on this Western Digital My Passport 512GB hard drive. Thanks to the USB Type-C port, it produces transfer speeds of up to 540MB/sec, letting you transfer entire movies in a few moments. Solid-state technology in this Western Digital My Passport 512GB hard drive ensures resistance to impacts and extreme heat and cold.
    Your price for this item is $119.99
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    "Love it...So perfect...No moving parts and very fast!!!!...This Solid State Drive has been a great addition to allow fast large files to be shared across different computers and platforms."

    "No moving parts and very fast!!!!"

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    Ensure your files are protected on this Western Digital My Passport 512GB hard drive. Thanks to the USB Type-C port, it produces transfer speeds of up to 540MB/sec, letting you transfer entire movies in a few moments. Solid-state technology in this Western Digital My Passport 512GB hard drive ensures resistance to impacts and extreme heat and cold.
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    "I love it....Good hardisk...Great portability and speed...I'm only using a USB3.0 connection so I get only around 277Mb/s transfer rates not the advertised 540 but still its a whole lot faster then a spinning disk."

    "Great portability and speed"

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    Store thousands of files on this Western Digital My Passport 1TB hard drive. Solid-state technology makes it resistant to excessive heat and cold, and the slim device even resists losing data due to impacts. Rapid file transfer speeds are assured thanks to the USB Type-C port on this Western Digital My Passport 1TB hard drive, which produces speeds up to 540 MB/sec.
    Your price for this item is $224.99
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    Top comment

    "I love it....Good hardisk...Great portability and speed...I'm only using a USB3.0 connection so I get only around 277Mb/s transfer rates not the advertised 540 but still its a whole lot faster then a spinning disk."

    "Great portability and speed"

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    Store thousands of files on this Western Digital My Passport 1TB hard drive. Solid-state technology makes it resistant to excessive heat and cold, and the slim device even resists losing data due to impacts. Rapid file transfer speeds are assured thanks to the USB Type-C port on this Western Digital My Passport 1TB hard drive, which produces speeds up to 540 MB/sec.
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    "Perfect SSD HD!...Super Fast External Drive...This is by far the fastest external drive I've ever used."

    "Super Fast External Drive"

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    Get ready for 4K with this SanDisk Extreme portable solid state drive. Able to transfer data at up to 850MB per second using a USB 3.1 interface, this solid state drive makes it easy to transfer high-resolution video securely. The large 960GB capacity of this SanDisk Extreme portable solid state drive means even the most demanding videographer has plenty of storage.
    Your price for this item is $549.99
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    "Perfect SSD HD!...Super Fast External Drive...This is by far the fastest external drive I've ever used."

    "Super Fast External Drive"

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    Get ready for 4K with this SanDisk Extreme portable solid state drive. Able to transfer data at up to 850MB per second using a USB 3.1 interface, this solid state drive makes it easy to transfer high-resolution video securely. The large 960GB capacity of this SanDisk Extreme portable solid state drive means even the most demanding videographer has plenty of storage.
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    "Great SSD...I recommend....Write speeds are over 2000 as well....It's the second fastest nvme drive on the market next to intel 905p but it won't e significantly faster than a ssd but it will eliminate the need for extra cables"

    "Write speeds are over 2000 as well."

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    For intensive workloads on PCs and workstations, the 970 PRO delivers ultimate performance.
    Your price for this item is $249.99
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    "Great SSD...I recommend....Write speeds are over 2000 as well....It's the second fastest nvme drive on the market next to intel 905p but it won't e significantly faster than a ssd but it will eliminate the need for extra cables"

    "Write speeds are over 2000 as well."

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    For intensive workloads on PCs and workstations, the 970 PRO delivers ultimate performance.
  7. Product Description

    Expand computer storage capacity with this Samsung EVO hard drive. Its solid-state architecture ensures fast startup times, and the 500GB provides plenty of space for photos, documents and music. This Samsung EVO hard drive has a read speed of up to 550MB/sec. and 520MB/sec. write for fast access to files and rapid data transfers.
    Your price for this item is $89.99
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    Expand computer storage capacity with this Samsung EVO hard drive. Its solid-state architecture ensures fast startup times, and the 500GB provides plenty of space for photos, documents and music. This Samsung EVO hard drive has a read speed of up to 550MB/sec. and 520MB/sec. write for fast access to files and rapid data transfers.
  8. Model:SSD7CS1311-240-RB
    SKU:4825701

    Product Description

    Experience speeds up to 24 times faster than an HDD with this PNY 240BG SSD. It also operates at a lower temperature than a standard hard drive, providing even more performance improvements. Enjoy the drive's quiet operation, and save money on utility bills with this energy-efficient SSD. The PNY 240GB SSD is covered by a three-year warranty.
    Your price for this item is $59.99

    Product Description

    Experience speeds up to 24 times faster than an HDD with this PNY 240BG SSD. It also operates at a lower temperature than a standard hard drive, providing even more performance improvements. Enjoy the drive's quiet operation, and save money on utility bills with this energy-efficient SSD. The PNY 240GB SSD is covered by a three-year warranty.
  9. Model:SSD7CS1311-480-RB
    SKU:4825401

    Product Description

    Handle more data than ever before with this PNY 480GB solid-state hard drive. Fast operation is assured thanks to the SATA III connection that delivers at data up to 6 Gbps, and a lack of moving parts means reliability is exceptional. Reduce energy use and enjoy quieter operation with this PNY 480GB solid-state hard drive.
    Your price for this item is $179.99

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    Handle more data than ever before with this PNY 480GB solid-state hard drive. Fast operation is assured thanks to the SATA III connection that delivers at data up to 6 Gbps, and a lack of moving parts means reliability is exceptional. Reduce energy use and enjoy quieter operation with this PNY 480GB solid-state hard drive.
  10. Product Description

    Store files safely on this 512GB SanDisk solid-state drive. It has write speeds of up to 530MB/sec. for quick data transfers, and its SSD dashboard helps you optimize the disk's performance. This SanDisk solid-state drive is constructed with no moving parts to protect it against damage from shock and vibrations.
    Your price for this item is $89.99
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    The previous price was $199.99

    Product Description

    Store files safely on this 512GB SanDisk solid-state drive. It has write speeds of up to 530MB/sec. for quick data transfers, and its SSD dashboard helps you optimize the disk's performance. This SanDisk solid-state drive is constructed with no moving parts to protect it against damage from shock and vibrations.
  11. Product Description

    Upgrade a compatible computer with this Samsung 860 Evo series solid-state drive. Its 1TB of memory provides plenty of room for game downloads, work archives or media files, and the maximum 550MB/s read and 520MB/s write speeds support quick data transfers. This Samsung 860 Evo series solid-state drive is compatible with SATA 6 Gb/s, 3 Gb/s and 1.5 Gb/s interfaces.
    Your price for this item is $159.99
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    Upgrade a compatible computer with this Samsung 860 Evo series solid-state drive. Its 1TB of memory provides plenty of room for game downloads, work archives or media files, and the maximum 550MB/s read and 520MB/s write speeds support quick data transfers. This Samsung 860 Evo series solid-state drive is compatible with SATA 6 Gb/s, 3 Gb/s and 1.5 Gb/s interfaces.
  12. Model:SSD7CS1311-120-RB
    SKU:4825603

    Product Description

    Upgrade your PC or Mac computer with this PNY 2.5-inch SATA III SSD. With its high-speed performance, this 120GB solid state drive delivers fast boot-up times and enhanced responsiveness to your device. Built-in flash memory helps to conserve power, making this PNY 2.5-inch SATA III SSD a smart addition to your laptop for extended battery life.
    Your price for this item is $64.99

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    Upgrade your PC or Mac computer with this PNY 2.5-inch SATA III SSD. With its high-speed performance, this 120GB solid state drive delivers fast boot-up times and enhanced responsiveness to your device. Built-in flash memory helps to conserve power, making this PNY 2.5-inch SATA III SSD a smart addition to your laptop for extended battery life.
  13. Top comment

    "Love it...So fast!...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....Wow I paid a lot more for this ssd external drive awhile ago, it's a good deal at what it sells for now, works fast on usb-c connection on an iMac lots of extra storage so I don't have to pay extra for iCloud storage."

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    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 $119.99
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    The previous price was $129.99
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    "Love it...So fast!...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....Wow I paid a lot more for this ssd external drive awhile ago, it's a good deal at what it sells for now, works fast on usb-c connection on an iMac lots of extra storage so I don't have to pay extra for iCloud storage."

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    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.
  14. Product Description

    Count on high-speed storage performance with this 120GB PNY solid-state drive. Its 515MB/sec. read and 490MB/sec. write speeds let you multitask efficiently, and it's up to 30x more robust than hard drives, ensuring durability and data protection. This 2.5-inch SATA III PNY solid-state drive comes with Acronis True Image 2017 data migration software for seamless storage management.
    Your price for this item is $34.99

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    Count on high-speed storage performance with this 120GB PNY solid-state drive. Its 515MB/sec. read and 490MB/sec. write speeds let you multitask efficiently, and it's up to 30x more robust than hard drives, ensuring durability and data protection. This 2.5-inch SATA III PNY solid-state drive comes with Acronis True Image 2017 data migration software for seamless storage management.
  15. Product Description

    Store your files safely on this 240GB PNY solid-state drive. It achieves write speeds of 500MB/sec. and read speeds of 535MB/sec., providing transfer rates faster than traditional hard drives, and its Acronis Migration software clones your files and operating system. The lack of moving parts on this PNY solid-state drive reduces its chance of failure.
    Your price for this item is $59.99

    Product Description

    Store your files safely on this 240GB PNY solid-state drive. It achieves write speeds of 500MB/sec. and read speeds of 535MB/sec., providing transfer rates faster than traditional hard drives, and its Acronis Migration software clones your files and operating system. The lack of moving parts on this PNY solid-state drive reduces its chance of failure.