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Best Buy customers often prefer the following products when searching for hard drives for video editing.

If you're editing video, you need a hard drive that's fast, reliable, and has enough space for all your footage. Browse the top-ranked list of hard drives for video editing below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Crucial - T700 4TB Internal SSD PCIe Gen 5x4 NVMe - Front_Zoom

    Model: CT4000T700SSD3
    SKU: 6544910
    Top comment

    "Super fast SSD… not sure I make the most out of it but there’s only 1 gen5 M.2 slot so you might as fill it with the biggest and fastest drive. New T705 is out....I was in the market for a fast reliable ssd for my main drive and was introduced to this beast couple weeks ago and had to buy one. ...12g/s as the main drive? Why not"

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    Are you ready to feel the rush of extreme performance? The Crucial T700 PCIe 5.0 NVMe SSD offers speeds of up to 12,400MB/s sequential reads and up to 11,800MB/s sequential writes (up to 1,500K IOPS random reads/writes) for faster gaming, video editing, 3D rendering and heavy workload applications. Built with Micron 232-layer TLC NAND and ready for use with your motherboard’s heatsink, the Crucial T700 Gen5 SSD is optimized for performance, takes full advantage of Microsoft DirectStorage, and is backward compatible with Gen3 and Gen4 motherboards. With SSD speeds nearly 2x faster than Gen4 in your PC, you’ll never look back from the Crucial T700!
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    "Super fast SSD… not sure I make the most out of it but there’s only 1 gen5 M.2 slot so you might as fill it with the biggest and fastest drive. New T705 is out....I was in the market for a fast reliable ssd for my main drive and was introduced to this beast couple weeks ago and had to buy one. ...12g/s as the main drive? Why not"

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    Product Description

    Are you ready to feel the rush of extreme performance? The Crucial T700 PCIe 5.0 NVMe SSD offers speeds of up to 12,400MB/s sequential reads and up to 11,800MB/s sequential writes (up to 1,500K IOPS random reads/writes) for faster gaming, video editing, 3D rendering and heavy workload applications. Built with Micron 232-layer TLC NAND and ready for use with your motherboard’s heatsink, the Crucial T700 Gen5 SSD is optimized for performance, takes full advantage of Microsoft DirectStorage, and is backward compatible with Gen3 and Gen4 motherboards. With SSD speeds nearly 2x faster than Gen4 in your PC, you’ll never look back from the Crucial T700!
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  2. Crucial - T700 2TB Internal SSD PCIe Gen 5x4 NVMe - Front_Zoom

    Model: CT2000T700SSD3
    SKU: 6544915
    Top comment

    "One of the fastest nvme drives you can ger currently. Very impressive speed especially when utilizing the gen 5 socket....Awesome drive very fast!! Gen 5 speed makes a huge difference"

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    Product Description

    Are you ready to feel the rush of extreme performance? The Crucial T700 PCIe 5.0 NVMe SSD offers speeds of up to 12,400MB/s sequential reads and up to 11,800MB/s sequential writes (up to 1,500K IOPS random reads/writes) for faster gaming, video editing, 3D rendering and heavy workload applications. Built with Micron 232-layer TLC NAND and ready for use with your motherboard’s heatsink, the Crucial T700 Gen5 SSD is optimized for performance, takes full advantage of Microsoft DirectStorage, and is backward compatible with Gen3 and Gen4 motherboards. With SSD speeds nearly 2x faster than Gen4 in your PC, you’ll never look back from the Crucial T700!
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    "One of the fastest nvme drives you can ger currently. Very impressive speed especially when utilizing the gen 5 socket....Awesome drive very fast!! Gen 5 speed makes a huge difference"

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    Product Description

    Are you ready to feel the rush of extreme performance? The Crucial T700 PCIe 5.0 NVMe SSD offers speeds of up to 12,400MB/s sequential reads and up to 11,800MB/s sequential writes (up to 1,500K IOPS random reads/writes) for faster gaming, video editing, 3D rendering and heavy workload applications. Built with Micron 232-layer TLC NAND and ready for use with your motherboard’s heatsink, the Crucial T700 Gen5 SSD is optimized for performance, takes full advantage of Microsoft DirectStorage, and is backward compatible with Gen3 and Gen4 motherboards. With SSD speeds nearly 2x faster than Gen4 in your PC, you’ll never look back from the Crucial T700!
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  3. Crucial - T700 1TB Internal SSD PCIe Gen 5x4 NVMe - Front_Zoom

    Model: CT1000T700SSD3
    SKU: 6544913
    Top comment

    "The T700 not only meets but surpasses the expected speeds of a Gen 5 drive. For anyone looking to give their system a significant speed boost, this is the SSD for you. ...It is a nice hard drive, it is faster, worth all the extra money.Install programs faser, read faster. it is very expensive."

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    Product Description

    Are you ready to feel the rush of extreme performance? The Crucial T700 PCIe 5.0 NVMe SSD offers speeds of up to 11,700MB/s sequential reads and up to 9,500MB/s sequential writes (up to 1,350K/1,400K IOPS random reads/writes) for faster gaming, video editing, 3D rendering and heavy workload applications. Built with Micron 232-layer TLC NAND and ready for use with your motherboard’s heatsink, the Crucial T700 Gen5 SSD is optimized for performance, takes full advantage of Microsoft DirectStorage, and is backward compatible with Gen3 and Gen4 motherboards. With SSD speeds nearly 2x faster than Gen4 in your PC, you’ll never look back from the Crucial T700!
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    Top comment

    "The T700 not only meets but surpasses the expected speeds of a Gen 5 drive. For anyone looking to give their system a significant speed boost, this is the SSD for you. ...It is a nice hard drive, it is faster, worth all the extra money.Install programs faser, read faster. it is very expensive."

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    Product Description

    Are you ready to feel the rush of extreme performance? The Crucial T700 PCIe 5.0 NVMe SSD offers speeds of up to 11,700MB/s sequential reads and up to 9,500MB/s sequential writes (up to 1,350K/1,400K IOPS random reads/writes) for faster gaming, video editing, 3D rendering and heavy workload applications. Built with Micron 232-layer TLC NAND and ready for use with your motherboard’s heatsink, the Crucial T700 Gen5 SSD is optimized for performance, takes full advantage of Microsoft DirectStorage, and is backward compatible with Gen3 and Gen4 motherboards. With SSD speeds nearly 2x faster than Gen4 in your PC, you’ll never look back from the Crucial T700!
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  4. WD - Blue SN580 2TB Internal SSD PCIe Gen 4 x4 NVMe - Front_Zoom

    Model: WDBWMY0020BBL-WRSN
    SKU: 6558801
    Top comment

    "I wouldn't recommend for heavy use like editting videos or running games on ps5. All in all very happy with this ssd....It works great, no issues after about a month post purchase, highly doubt i will run into any issues. works great for gaming and video storage and editing, loads quickly."

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    Product Description

    Spark Your Imagination with the WD Blue SN580 NVMe SSD with PCIe Gen 4.0 for creators and professionals. Boost productivity or design creatives effortlessly by upgrading to PCIe Gen 4.0 SSDs with up to 4,150 MB/s read speeds.
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    Top comment

    "I wouldn't recommend for heavy use like editting videos or running games on ps5. All in all very happy with this ssd....It works great, no issues after about a month post purchase, highly doubt i will run into any issues. works great for gaming and video storage and editing, loads quickly."

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    Product Description

    Spark Your Imagination with the WD Blue SN580 NVMe SSD with PCIe Gen 4.0 for creators and professionals. Boost productivity or design creatives effortlessly by upgrading to PCIe Gen 4.0 SSDs with up to 4,150 MB/s read speeds.
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  5. Crucial - T700 2TB Internal SSD PCIe Gen 5x4 NVMe with Heatsink - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "It makes your gaming, video editing, and heavy workload applications run faster. ...Saving the final cut was also faster. All-in-all, video editing was the big win. Installing the T700 consisted of duplicating the original boot drive and physically swapping it in. "

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    Product Description

    Are you ready to feel the rush of extreme performance? The Crucial T700 PCIe 5.0 NVMe SSD offers speeds of up to 12,400MB/s sequential reads and up to 11,800MB/s sequential writes (up to 1,500K IOPS random reads/writes) for faster gaming, video editing, 3D rendering and heavy workload applications. Built with Micron 232-layer TLC NAND and featuring a premium aluminum and nickel-plated copper heatsink that dissipates heat without noisy fans or liquid cooling, the Crucial T700 Gen5 SSD is optimized for performance, takes full advantage of Microsoft DirectStorage, and is backward compatible with Gen3 and Gen4 motherboards. A non-heatsink SKU is also available for use with an integrated motherboard heatsink. With SSD speeds nearly 2x faster than Gen4 in your PC, you’ll never look back from the Crucial T700!
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    Top comment

    "It makes your gaming, video editing, and heavy workload applications run faster. ...Saving the final cut was also faster. All-in-all, video editing was the big win. Installing the T700 consisted of duplicating the original boot drive and physically swapping it in. "

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    Product Description

    Are you ready to feel the rush of extreme performance? The Crucial T700 PCIe 5.0 NVMe SSD offers speeds of up to 12,400MB/s sequential reads and up to 11,800MB/s sequential writes (up to 1,500K IOPS random reads/writes) for faster gaming, video editing, 3D rendering and heavy workload applications. Built with Micron 232-layer TLC NAND and featuring a premium aluminum and nickel-plated copper heatsink that dissipates heat without noisy fans or liquid cooling, the Crucial T700 Gen5 SSD is optimized for performance, takes full advantage of Microsoft DirectStorage, and is backward compatible with Gen3 and Gen4 motherboards. A non-heatsink SKU is also available for use with an integrated motherboard heatsink. With SSD speeds nearly 2x faster than Gen4 in your PC, you’ll never look back from the Crucial T700!
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  6. WD - Blue SN580 1TB Internal SSD PCIe Gen 4 x4 NVMe - Front_Zoom

    Model: WDBWMY0010BBL-WRSN
    SKU: 6558800
    Top comment

    "I utilize this to move game film from my laptop to my iPad for editing (I just prefer to edit videos on apple products). file transfers are near instant for multi GB files. does not get too hot (Assuming because I am using this as a high speed Flash Drive) I have a 2 TB model in my PC super fast good heat dissipation I loved the performance so much this is why I got this one for what I am using it for....Hard drive...Basic SSD hard drive. Nothing special. Works good for regular home use"

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    Product Description

    Spark Your Imagination with the WD Blue SN580 NVMe SSD with PCIe Gen 4.0 for creators and professionals. Boost productivity or design creatives effortlessly by upgrading to PCIe Gen 4.0 SSDs with up to 4,150 MB/s read speeds.
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    Top comment

    "I utilize this to move game film from my laptop to my iPad for editing (I just prefer to edit videos on apple products). file transfers are near instant for multi GB files. does not get too hot (Assuming because I am using this as a high speed Flash Drive) I have a 2 TB model in my PC super fast good heat dissipation I loved the performance so much this is why I got this one for what I am using it for....Hard drive...Basic SSD hard drive. Nothing special. Works good for regular home use"

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    Product Description

    Spark Your Imagination with the WD Blue SN580 NVMe SSD with PCIe Gen 4.0 for creators and professionals. Boost productivity or design creatives effortlessly by upgrading to PCIe Gen 4.0 SSDs with up to 4,150 MB/s read speeds.
    See all Internal SSDs
    See all Internal SSDs
  7. Samsung - 990 PRO 4TB Internal SSD PCIe Gen 4x4 NVMe with Heatsink for PS5 - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "This drive is really fast. Works very well for viewing tons of photos or uploading videos in just seconds. ...The storage cap. The speed of the drive. All amazing. Its perfect when on sale for anyone that can dish out the extra cash and likes triple A games like call of duty etc. also could be good with videos due to storage cap and speed."

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    Product Description

    Reach near max performance with PCIe 4.01. The in-house controller's smart heat control delivers our best power efficiency while maintaining ferocious performance that always keeps you at the top of your game. The integrated heatsink disperses heat to maintain speed, power efficiency, and thermal control, preventing downtime from overheating on Playstation 5 and PCs.
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    Top comment

    "This drive is really fast. Works very well for viewing tons of photos or uploading videos in just seconds. ...The storage cap. The speed of the drive. All amazing. Its perfect when on sale for anyone that can dish out the extra cash and likes triple A games like call of duty etc. also could be good with videos due to storage cap and speed."

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    Product Description

    Reach near max performance with PCIe 4.01. The in-house controller's smart heat control delivers our best power efficiency while maintaining ferocious performance that always keeps you at the top of your game. The integrated heatsink disperses heat to maintain speed, power efficiency, and thermal control, preventing downtime from overheating on Playstation 5 and PCs.
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  8. Crucial - T700 4TB Internal SSD PCIe Gen 5x4 NVMe with Heatsink - Front_Zoom

    Product Description

    Are you ready to feel the rush of extreme performance? The Crucial T700 PCIe 5.0 NVMe SSD offers speeds of up to 12,400MB/s sequential reads and up to 11,800MB/s sequential writes (up to 1,500K IOPS random reads/writes) for faster gaming, video editing, 3D rendering and heavy workload applications. Built with Micron 232-layer TLC NAND and featuring a premium aluminum and nickel-plated copper heatsink that dissipates heat without noisy fans or liquid cooling, the Crucial T700 Gen5 SSD is optimized for performance, takes full advantage of Microsoft DirectStorage, and is backward compatible with Gen3 and Gen4 motherboards. A non-heatsink SKU is also available for use with an integrated motherboard heatsink. With SSD speeds nearly 2x faster than Gen4 in your PC, you’ll never look back from the Crucial T700!
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    Product Description

    Are you ready to feel the rush of extreme performance? The Crucial T700 PCIe 5.0 NVMe SSD offers speeds of up to 12,400MB/s sequential reads and up to 11,800MB/s sequential writes (up to 1,500K IOPS random reads/writes) for faster gaming, video editing, 3D rendering and heavy workload applications. Built with Micron 232-layer TLC NAND and featuring a premium aluminum and nickel-plated copper heatsink that dissipates heat without noisy fans or liquid cooling, the Crucial T700 Gen5 SSD is optimized for performance, takes full advantage of Microsoft DirectStorage, and is backward compatible with Gen3 and Gen4 motherboards. A non-heatsink SKU is also available for use with an integrated motherboard heatsink. With SSD speeds nearly 2x faster than Gen4 in your PC, you’ll never look back from the Crucial T700!
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  9. Samsung - 990 PRO 4TB Internal SSD PCle Gen 4x4 NVMe - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "This SSD keeps up with the demanding nature of video editing software without breaking a sweat. ...super fast hard drive, makes video editing much faster"

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    Product Description

    Reach max performance of PCIe 4.01. Experience longer-lasting, opponent blasting speed. The in-house controller's smart heat control delivers our best power efficiency while maintaining ferocious performance that always keeps you at the top of your game.
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    Top comment

    "This SSD keeps up with the demanding nature of video editing software without breaking a sweat. ...super fast hard drive, makes video editing much faster"

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    Product Description

    Reach max performance of PCIe 4.01. Experience longer-lasting, opponent blasting speed. The in-house controller's smart heat control delivers our best power efficiency while maintaining ferocious performance that always keeps you at the top of your game.
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  10. Crucial - T500 2TB Internal SSD PCIe Gen 4x4 NVMe M.2 - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Solid fast drive...I decided to install this on a new computer build I was doing. The hard drive so far is performing super well. Prior to this hard drive, I had 2 samsung m2 drives installed, one 960 Evo and one 960 Pro. ...The fast transfer speeds can allow for quick loading of videos from a micro SD card as well as let video editing software quickly load files. "

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    Product Description

    Fuel your system performance with the Crucial® T500 Gen4 NVMe® SSD. Experience faster gaming and amp up your creative potential with an SSD that moves as fast as you need it to. Heavy tasks are no problem with better performance to power efficiency, and the T500 works with your laptop or desktop.
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    "Solid fast drive...I decided to install this on a new computer build I was doing. The hard drive so far is performing super well. Prior to this hard drive, I had 2 samsung m2 drives installed, one 960 Evo and one 960 Pro. ...The fast transfer speeds can allow for quick loading of videos from a micro SD card as well as let video editing software quickly load files. "

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    Product Description

    Fuel your system performance with the Crucial® T500 Gen4 NVMe® SSD. Experience faster gaming and amp up your creative potential with an SSD that moves as fast as you need it to. Heavy tasks are no problem with better performance to power efficiency, and the T500 works with your laptop or desktop.
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