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- Model: WDBH2D0010HNC-NRSN
- SKU: 9312067
Good HD...Nice HD...Easy formatting, works just fine....The WD black label drives are a little faster and come with a little longer warranty (and meant more for performance), and cost just a bit more, so if you are not gaming or need some sort of super lightning speed, this drive is great for general home or business use.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.
- Model: WDBH2D0020HNC-NRSN
- SKU: 9312076
Love WD...Good HD...Easy to install, format, and load....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.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.
- Model: WDBMYH0010BNC-NRSN
- SKU: 9314126
WD Fan...Spot on...Easy to install and format....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.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.
- Model: WDBFKT0030BGD-WESN
- SKU: 5872906
love it...Love it!...This is very easy to use and format....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).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.
- Model: WDBFKT0030BGY-WESN
- SKU: 5872908
love it...Good One...Surprisingly fast for a non-SSD drive format....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).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.
- Model: WDBH2D0030HNC-NRSN
- SKU: 9312085
Top 5...great hd...Formatted and copied everything over without any problems....Typically I am not a great big fan of WD drives - especially the all in ones that stop working for no reason -- so I found a standard internal on sale and am using it as a backup drive.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.
- Model: WDBH2D0040HNC-NRSN
- SKU: 9026007
Nice HD...Good hd...Easily installed and formatted....I even bought a second WD 4TB drive and had it installed in this new desktop, for even more storage because I liked the WD operational properties, I now have doubled my total storage capacity to 8 TB.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.
- Model: WDBMYH5000ANC-NRSN
- SKU: 9314108
good HD...Love WD...Formatted and loaded OS and still running strong....This 500gb Hard drive saved a 2 year old laptop from the junk pile and provided a cheaper way for a college bound student to have access to a laptop than to buy a new one.Give your laptop a performance boost with this WD Mainstream internal Serial ATA hard drive, which features a spacious 500GB capacity for storing media. Data transfer rates up to 3 Gbps deliver efficient operation.
- Model: SDSSDH3-512G-G25
- SKU: 5969506
Dead on...Good SSD...Format and go...The first one was quite a bit smaller and I liked it so well, I bought this larger drive....I use both drives in my computer and I love the increased speed of opening up programs and documents.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.
- Model: SSD7CS900-240-RB
- SKU: 5900261
So fast...Love it!...Installation was easy, formatting worked, and the drive handled OS installation very nicely....I have been using this ssds for around 4 years I haven't seen one failed yet out of around 30 that I have installed in clients PC's.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.
- Model: SSD7CS900-480-RB
- SKU: 5900262
So fast...FAST SSD...This is my second PNY 480 gb and both work sooooo ROBUST and are easy to install and format !!...The drive performed excellent and installed windows very quickly from the flash drive with no issues or errors so if your looking for a solid SSD drive PNY is the way to go I have been using them for the past several years with not one problem .Secure your data on this 480GB PNY solid-state drive. With 550MB/sec. read speeds and 500MB/sec. write speeds, it lets you transfer large media files quickly and hassle-free, and its SATA III interface ensures it's compatible with most computers. This PNY solid-state drive has no moving parts, so it reduces noise for a quieter environment.
- Model: HDTC825XK3C1
- SKU: 4673613
Love it!...It Works...Once formatted, never has had any problems as some the high end did(many lost data and a simple drop, all is lost)....I bought this to use for additional storage for my xbox one and it works great.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.
- Model: MU-PA500B
- SKU: 6026201
Love it...Best SSD...After some research on Youtube on how to format an external SSD as a primary boot-up drive for a Mac, I connected this drive via one of the USB ports in the rear of the MacMini and great things began to happen....It works very well, quite fast compared to a portable mechanical harddrive, I had to purchase it because I'm in a class that runs virtual machines off our portable drives, a harddrive took hours, this drive takes a minute or two instead.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.
- Model: SDSSDH3-1T02-G25
- SKU: 5969508
Love it...so fast!...Formatted with NTFS under Win10....This ssd is fast, I got a 1TB version for my secondary data drive as well as a 1TB Samsung 860 evo for the OS drive in my custom pc, the 860 evo is a hair faster in benchmarks.Boost your computer's performance with this 1024GB SanDisk solid-state drive. Its read speeds of up to 560MB/sec. provide a fast bootup, and its 3D NAND technology lowers power consumption to extend the battery life of your laptop. This SanDisk solid-state drive has a dashboard to let you monitor its status and performance.
- Model: WDBFKT0040BGY-WESN
- SKU: 5872901
Love it...Great use...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.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.