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    "good hd...Not bad...Easy formatting, works just fine....this is a great hard drive for the reason of using it for what it is a hard drive 1 tb is good wish I could of got a 2tb but trying to do a first time pc build is very costly."

    "Easy formatting, works just fine."

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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.
    $54.99
    Top comment

    "good hd...Not bad...Easy formatting, works just fine....this is a great hard drive for the reason of using it for what it is a hard drive 1 tb is good wish I could of got a 2tb but trying to do a first time pc build is very costly."

    "Easy formatting, works just fine."

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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.
  2. Top comment

    "Good HD...Love WD...Easy to format for PC or Mac....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."

    "Easy to format for PC or Mac."

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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.
    $74.99
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    "Good HD...Love WD...Easy to format for PC or Mac....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."

    "Easy to format for PC or Mac."

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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.
  3. Top comment

    "WD Fan...Spot on...Easy install and format ready....After 4 years of a lot of use my Seagate hard disk died on my Dell Inspiron N7010 laptop so the decision was simple, I knew I couldn't afford a SSD and honestly I care more for storage than speed so basically I check online on Best Buy and came upon 3 options."

    "Easy install and format ready."

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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.
    $64.99
    Top comment

    "WD Fan...Spot on...Easy install and format ready....After 4 years of a lot of use my Seagate hard disk died on my Dell Inspiron N7010 laptop so the decision was simple, I knew I couldn't afford a SSD and honestly I care more for storage than speed so basically I check online on Best Buy and came upon 3 options."

    "Easy install and format ready."

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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.
  4. Top comment

    "Good hd...Nice HD...Works without any special formatting....Hard drive was as expected with any WD product, while not a high performance drive being a Vlue edition it worked as expected and I am sure will work for years to come."

    "Works without any special formatting."

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    Product Description

    Expand your desktop's storage capabilities with this WD Desktop Everyday SATA hard drive, which features a spacious 4TB capacity to house your movies, music and more. Data transfer rates up to 6 Gbps ensure efficient performance.
    $129.99
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    "Good hd...Nice HD...Works without any special formatting....Hard drive was as expected with any WD product, while not a high performance drive being a Vlue edition it worked as expected and I am sure will work for years to come."

    "Works without any special formatting."

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    Product Description

    Expand your desktop's storage capabilities with this WD Desktop Everyday SATA hard drive, which features a spacious 4TB capacity to house your movies, music and more. Data transfer rates up to 6 Gbps ensure efficient performance.
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    "love it...No fuss....Formatting for Mac was very easy....I recently bought this portable HD for my XBOX One when I realized that shockingly 500Gb was not going to be enough for downloading games (which is a requirement for playing disc games these days)."

    "Formatting for Mac was very easy."

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    Product Description

    Keep files handy with this portable Western Digital My Passport hard drive. It provides 3TB of storage for music or photos, and its sleek silhouette slides easily into pockets. This Western Digital My Passport hard drive has hardware encryption software for additional security and powers up via USB 2.0 or 3.0.
    $119.99
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    "love it...No fuss....Formatting for Mac was very easy....I recently bought this portable HD for my XBOX One when I realized that shockingly 500Gb was not going to be enough for downloading games (which is a requirement for playing disc games these days)."

    "Formatting for Mac was very easy."

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    Product Description

    Keep files handy with this portable Western Digital My Passport hard drive. It provides 3TB of storage for music or photos, and its sleek silhouette slides easily into pockets. This Western Digital My Passport hard drive has hardware encryption software for additional security and powers up via USB 2.0 or 3.0.
  6. Top comment

    "love it...Good One...This is very easy to use and format....Bought it for my Xbox one since I filled up the 500gb on the console I was able to transfer everything over to this and free up the space on my console and it doesn't even look like I made a dent it awesome if you're looking for abigger harddrive"

    "This is very easy to use and format."

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    Product Description

    Backup and secure data with this Western Digital My Passport hard drive. Its 3TB capacity lets you store large files like videos and databases, while its 0.83-inch thickness makes it easily portable. Protect your folders with the 256-bit AES hardware-based security software included with this Western Digital My Passport hard drive.
    $119.99
    Top comment

    "love it...Good One...This is very easy to use and format....Bought it for my Xbox one since I filled up the 500gb on the console I was able to transfer everything over to this and free up the space on my console and it doesn't even look like I made a dent it awesome if you're looking for abigger harddrive"

    "This is very easy to use and format."

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    Product Description

    Backup and secure data with this Western Digital My Passport hard drive. Its 3TB capacity lets you store large files like videos and databases, while its 0.83-inch thickness makes it easily portable. Protect your folders with the 256-bit AES hardware-based security software included with this Western Digital My Passport hard drive.
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    "Top 5...good buy...Formatted and copied everything over without any problems....I purchased the WD - Mainstream 3TB Internal Serial ATA Hard Drive for Desktops With a generous 3TB capacity, this WD Mainstream internal Serial ATA desktop hard drive easily accommodates your digital media collection."

    "Formatted and copied everything over without any problems."

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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.
    $94.99
    Top comment

    "Top 5...good buy...Formatted and copied everything over without any problems....I purchased the WD - Mainstream 3TB Internal Serial ATA Hard Drive for Desktops With a generous 3TB capacity, this WD Mainstream internal Serial ATA desktop hard drive easily accommodates your digital media collection."

    "Formatted and copied everything over without any problems."

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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.
  8. Top comment

    "4TB Wow...LOVE IT!...Unfortunately I don't think Linux users will be able to take advantage of the hardware encryption features but the drive should work just fine without security if you format it for a Linux based file system....I would recommend this to anyone looking for a lot of external hard drive space and solid performance that a drive that will work on any computer."

    "Unfortunately I don't think Linux users will be able to take advantage of the hardware encryption features but the drive should work just fine without security if you format it for a Linux based file system."

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    Product Description

    Move essential data across devices efficiently with this Western Digital My Passport Ultra drive. It uses USB 3.0 technology for quick read and write speeds, and the USB-C connector offers effortless plug-in options while boosting transfer rates. The 4TB capacity of this Western Digital My Passport Ultra drive is suitable for massive media storage.
    $129.99
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    "4TB Wow...LOVE IT!...Unfortunately I don't think Linux users will be able to take advantage of the hardware encryption features but the drive should work just fine without security if you format it for a Linux based file system....I would recommend this to anyone looking for a lot of external hard drive space and solid performance that a drive that will work on any computer."

    "Unfortunately I don't think Linux users will be able to take advantage of the hardware encryption features but the drive should work just fine without security if you format it for a Linux based file system."

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    Product Description

    Move essential data across devices efficiently with this Western Digital My Passport Ultra drive. It uses USB 3.0 technology for quick read and write speeds, and the USB-C connector offers effortless plug-in options while boosting transfer rates. The 4TB capacity of this Western Digital My Passport Ultra drive is suitable for massive media storage.
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    "4TB Wow...LOVE IT!...Unfortunately I don't think Linux users will be able to take advantage of the hardware encryption features but the drive should work just fine without security if you format it for a Linux based file system....I would recommend this to anyone looking for a lot of external hard drive space and solid performance that a drive that will work on any computer."

    "Unfortunately I don't think Linux users will be able to take advantage of the hardware encryption features but the drive should work just fine without security if you format it for a Linux based file system."

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    Product Description

    Maximize reliability with this Western Digital My Passport Ultra drive. The 4TB capacity ensures abundant space for all types of media and applications, and the backup software lets you automatically save works in progress at your preferred intervals. This Western Digital My Passport Ultra drive has USB-C compatibility for fast transfer speeds and flexible plug-in options.
    $129.99
    Top comment

    "4TB Wow...LOVE IT!...Unfortunately I don't think Linux users will be able to take advantage of the hardware encryption features but the drive should work just fine without security if you format it for a Linux based file system....I would recommend this to anyone looking for a lot of external hard drive space and solid performance that a drive that will work on any computer."

    "Unfortunately I don't think Linux users will be able to take advantage of the hardware encryption features but the drive should work just fine without security if you format it for a Linux based file system."

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    Product Description

    Maximize reliability with this Western Digital My Passport Ultra drive. The 4TB capacity ensures abundant space for all types of media and applications, and the backup software lets you automatically save works in progress at your preferred intervals. This Western Digital My Passport Ultra drive has USB-C compatibility for fast transfer speeds and flexible plug-in options.
  10. Top comment

    "It Works...Love it!...Despite that it was not mac ready fresh form the box, the formatting was easy with Mac's own disc utility....I bought this to use for additional storage for my xbox one and it works great."

    "Despite that it was not mac ready fresh form the box, the formatting was easy with Mac's own disc utility."

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    Product Description

    Store up to 2.5TB of media on this Toshiba Canvio Connect II HDTC825XK3C1 external hard drive, which features a USB 3.0 interface for simple connection and data transfer rates up to 5 Gbps.
    $99.99
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    "It Works...Love it!...Despite that it was not mac ready fresh form the box, the formatting was easy with Mac's own disc utility....I bought this to use for additional storage for my xbox one and it works great."

    "Despite that it was not mac ready fresh form the box, the formatting was easy with Mac's own disc utility."

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    Product Description

    Store up to 2.5TB of media on this Toshiba Canvio Connect II HDTC825XK3C1 external hard drive, which features a USB 3.0 interface for simple connection and data transfer rates up to 5 Gbps.
  11. Top comment

    "Love it...Great HD!...Easy to use and no formatting needed....While I already backup data to the cloud and to a separate backup drive for my laptop, I like having a copy that I can plug and play to see the data without having to "restore" the data in order to find the file or photo that I am looking for."

    "Easy to use and no formatting needed."

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    Product Description

    Secure your data with this 4TB Western Digital My Passport Ultra hard drive. Scalable backup software lets you schedule automatic backups to this device or Dropbox, and USB 3.0 compatibility makes connectivity easy. This 4TB Western Digital My Passport Ultra hard drive comes preformatted for use with Windows 7 and 8 systems and can be reformatted for Mac.
    $129.99
    Top comment

    "Love it...Great HD!...Easy to use and no formatting needed....While I already backup data to the cloud and to a separate backup drive for my laptop, I like having a copy that I can plug and play to see the data without having to "restore" the data in order to find the file or photo that I am looking for."

    "Easy to use and no formatting needed."

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    Product Description

    Secure your data with this 4TB Western Digital My Passport Ultra hard drive. Scalable backup software lets you schedule automatic backups to this device or Dropbox, and USB 3.0 compatibility makes connectivity easy. This 4TB Western Digital My Passport Ultra hard drive comes preformatted for use with Windows 7 and 8 systems and can be reformatted for Mac.
  12. Top comment

    "good !...Best TB...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....I used it to upgrade my PS4 hard drive(500g) and got it for a great price.The ordering process was smooth and uneventful.The drive itself was exactly what I was looking for and to swap out the drives was very easy.I'm a happy camper!"

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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.
    $89.99
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    "good !...Best TB...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....I used it to upgrade my PS4 hard drive(500g) and got it for a great price.The ordering process was smooth and uneventful.The drive itself was exactly what I was looking for and to swap out the drives was very easy.I'm a happy camper!"

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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.
  13. Top comment

    "good !...love it...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....I used it to upgrade my PS4 hard drive(500g) and got it for a great price.The ordering process was smooth and uneventful.The drive itself was exactly what I was looking for and to swap out the drives was very easy.I'm a happy camper!"

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    Bring along important files with this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR2000103 external USB 3.0/2.0 hard drive that features a 2TB capacity to hold videos, music and more. The Seagate Dashboard offers flexible backup options to help you manage data.
    $69.99
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    "good !...love it...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....I used it to upgrade my PS4 hard drive(500g) and got it for a great price.The ordering process was smooth and uneventful.The drive itself was exactly what I was looking for and to swap out the drives was very easy.I'm a happy camper!"

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    Bring along important files with this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR2000103 external USB 3.0/2.0 hard drive that features a 2TB capacity to hold videos, music and more. The Seagate Dashboard offers flexible backup options to help you manage data.
  14. Top comment

    "I love...4 star...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 STDR1000103 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.
    $59.99
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    "I love...4 star...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 STDR1000103 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...V good...I was amazed at how simple the easystore is to use, and at the incredible price of $99.00 for 4 TB on the deal of the day from Best Buy, I recommend this drive to anyone looking to backup files from a Laptop or pc and for the photographer's it's a great drive to store pictures and videos....I have the 4tb and 1tb HDD pluged into a #4 Port Sabrent USB 3.0 Powered Hub and I replaced both their stock Type A to Micro B cables with premium gold plated UGreen Micro B cables, but overall im very happy with this buy and for $79.99 im not complaining ecspecially since I almost bought the green Seagate Game Drive 4tb for $120."

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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.
    $99.99
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    "A gem...V good...I was amazed at how simple the easystore is to use, and at the incredible price of $99.00 for 4 TB on the deal of the day from Best Buy, I recommend this drive to anyone looking to backup files from a Laptop or pc and for the photographer's it's a great drive to store pictures and videos....I have the 4tb and 1tb HDD pluged into a #4 Port Sabrent USB 3.0 Powered Hub and I replaced both their stock Type A to Micro B cables with premium gold plated UGreen Micro B cables, but overall im very happy with this buy and for $79.99 im not complaining ecspecially since I almost bought the green Seagate Game Drive 4tb for $120."

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    Product Description

    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.