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  1. Buffalo - LinkStation™ 210 2TB External Hard Drive (NAS) - black - Front_Standard
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    "Easy to set up and use...Good home office drive...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 $134.99
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    The previous price was $149.99
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    "Easy to set up and use...Good home office drive...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.
  2. Buffalo - LinkStation™ 210 4TB External Hard Drive (NAS) - black - Front_Standard
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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"

    "Better NAS Drive for its price"

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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 $191.99
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    The previous price was $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"

    "Better NAS Drive for its price"

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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.
  3. WD - My Passport Wireless SSD 250GB External Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Works flawlessly still after 18 months...All in all I'm pleased with my purchase...I've been using this drive for about 18 months and couldn't be happier with the performance and reliability of the drive...The wireless features, USB-3 port and SD card slot work great"

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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.
    Your price for this item is $199.99
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    "Works flawlessly still after 18 months...All in all I'm pleased with my purchase...I've been using this drive for about 18 months and couldn't be happier with the performance and reliability of the drive...The wireless features, USB-3 port and SD card slot work great"

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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.
  4. WD - My Passport Wireless SSD 500GB External Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Is very good for storages video and photos"

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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.
    Your price for this item is $297.99
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    The previous price was $299.99
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    "Is very good for storages video and photos"

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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.
  5. WD - My Passport Wireless SSD 1TB External Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "He can't wait to use this on our next cruise...Works without error so far, but is a bit costly for the capacity, features, and speed"

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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 can't wait to use this on our next cruise...Works without error so far, but is a bit costly for the capacity, features, and speed"

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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.
  6. WD - My Passport Wireless SSD 2TB External Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
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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.
    Your price for this item is $753.99
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    The previous price was $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.
  7. Toshiba - Canvio Ready 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "I would purchase again...Great hard drive for computer...The hard drive is very easy to use and it is good for a computer that doesn't have enough space on their computer...Came with adequate instructions for a novice"

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    Get extra storage capacity with quick access by using this Toshiba Canvio Ready external hard drive. The 1TB capacity provides plenty of storage space and is protected against data loss. With a USB 3.0 port, this Toshiba Canvio Ready external hard drive can transfer data up to 5 Gbps for quick file retrieval.
    Your price for this item is $47.99
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    The previous price was $51.99
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    "I would purchase again...Great hard drive for computer...The hard drive is very easy to use and it is good for a computer that doesn't have enough space on their computer...Came with adequate instructions for a novice"

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    Get extra storage capacity with quick access by using this Toshiba Canvio Ready external hard drive. The 1TB capacity provides plenty of storage space and is protected against data loss. With a USB 3.0 port, this Toshiba Canvio Ready external hard drive can transfer data up to 5 Gbps for quick file retrieval.
  8. Seagate - Expansion 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Great for my son...Very easy to use...Great for the price...It's lightweight and durable, but I have not given it 5 stars because it advertised "Data transfer rates up to 4.8 Gbps," however, I transferred 106 GB of data from my computer to this hard drive and got a maximum of 103 Mbps which is far from 4.8 Gbps, but still really fast"

    "Great for the price"

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    Store and easily transport up to 1TB of data with this Seagate Expansion portable hard drive, which features a USB 3.0 interface for easy connection to your existing computer. Data transfer rates up to 4.8 Gbps provide quick operation.
    Your price for this item is $49.99
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    The previous price was $54.99
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    "Great for my son...Very easy to use...Great for the price...It's lightweight and durable, but I have not given it 5 stars because it advertised "Data transfer rates up to 4.8 Gbps," however, I transferred 106 GB of data from my computer to this hard drive and got a maximum of 103 Mbps which is far from 4.8 Gbps, but still really fast"

    "Great for the price"

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    Store and easily transport up to 1TB of data with this Seagate Expansion portable hard drive, which features a USB 3.0 interface for easy connection to your existing computer. Data transfer rates up to 4.8 Gbps provide quick operation.
  9. Seagate - Expansion 500GB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Black - Angle_Zoom
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    "The size is amazing...Its very easy to use...Easier than the previous external hard drive I had...I cloned my Mac Book before I did a clean install"

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    Rapidly store up to 500GB of important data and media on this Seagate STEA500400 external portable hard drive that features a USB 3.0 interface for speedy connection to your PC. The USB-powered design enables use without an external power supply.
    Your price for this item is $49.99
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    "The size is amazing...Its very easy to use...Easier than the previous external hard drive I had...I cloned my Mac Book before I did a clean install"

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    Rapidly store up to 500GB of important data and media on this Seagate STEA500400 external portable hard drive that features a USB 3.0 interface for speedy connection to your PC. The USB-powered design enables use without an external power supply.
  10. Toshiba - Canvio Basics 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom

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    Get this Toshiba Canvio Basics portable hard drive for convenient file access and storage. The 1TB capacity offers plenty of storage space, while a sleek and compact design ensures easy portability. This Toshiba Canvio Basics portable hard drive transfers data at up to 5Gbps for rapid file access using USB 3.0 ports.
    Your price for this item is $53.99
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    Get this Toshiba Canvio Basics portable hard drive for convenient file access and storage. The 1TB capacity offers plenty of storage space, while a sleek and compact design ensures easy portability. This Toshiba Canvio Basics portable hard drive transfers data at up to 5Gbps for rapid file access using USB 3.0 ports.
  11. Seagate - Backup Plus Slim 1TB External USB 3.0/2.0 Portable Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "The price is great....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"

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    Store and manage your digital life locally with this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR1000100 hard drive, which lets you back up content from select social networks or media stored on select mobile devices. The slim design facilitates portability.
    Your price for this item is $53.99
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    The previous price was $59.99
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    "The price is great....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"

    "The price is great."

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    Store and manage your digital life locally with this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR1000100 hard drive, which lets you back up content from select social networks or media stored on select mobile devices. The slim design facilitates portability.
  12. WD - Elements 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Very easy to use...Good for back up...Great product for a great price....If need be, sometimes it is recommend to partition your hard drive BEFORE you test your hard drives on different platforms.* This hard drive is a steal"

    "Great product for a great price."

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    Keep your important photos, videos and documents securely backed up with this WD Elements portable hard drive. The USB 3.0 and 2.0 ports offer fast data transfer rates and seamless connectivity. With 1TB of memory, this WD Elements portable hard drive provides ample data storage space in a compact device.
    Your price for this item is $53.99
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    "Very easy to use...Good for back up...Great product for a great price....If need be, sometimes it is recommend to partition your hard drive BEFORE you test your hard drives on different platforms.* This hard drive is a steal"

    "Great product for a great price."

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    Keep your important photos, videos and documents securely backed up with this WD Elements portable hard drive. The USB 3.0 and 2.0 ports offer fast data transfer rates and seamless connectivity. With 1TB of memory, this WD Elements portable hard drive provides ample data storage space in a compact device.
  13. Toshiba - Canvio 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - White - Front_Zoom

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    Expand data storage capacity with this Toshiba Canvio Advance hard drive. Password protection and scheduled backup enhance file safety, while 1TB of storage space provides enough room to hold a significant amount of data. This Toshiba Canvio Advance hard drive features a compact, lightweight design with a high gloss finish for portability.
    Your price for this item is $53.99
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    Expand data storage capacity with this Toshiba Canvio Advance hard drive. Password protection and scheduled backup enhance file safety, while 1TB of storage space provides enough room to hold a significant amount of data. This Toshiba Canvio Advance hard drive features a compact, lightweight design with a high gloss finish for portability.
  14. WD - My Passport 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Excellent buy for the money....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"

    "Excellent buy for the money."

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    Store and share data with this Western Digital 1TB My Passport Ultra hard drive. Use the drive to quickly back up important files on your home or work computer, then secure the information with a password for extra peace of mind. This Western Digital 1TB My Passport Ultra hard drive ensures you total control over files.
    Your price for this item is $54.99
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    The previous price was $59.99
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    "Excellent buy for the money....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"

    "Excellent buy for the money."

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    Store and share data with this Western Digital 1TB My Passport Ultra hard drive. Use the drive to quickly back up important files on your home or work computer, then secure the information with a password for extra peace of mind. This Western Digital 1TB My Passport Ultra hard drive ensures you total control over files.
  15. Toshiba - Canvio 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Red - Front_Zoom

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    Recover important files after computer failures with this Toshiba Canvio Advance portable external hard drive. Included storage software lets you automatically back up or sync folders and drives, while the compact design fits in the palm of your hand. This Toshiba Canvio Advance portable external hard drive has a 1TB capacity for storing huge video files and datasets .
    Your price for this item is $54.99
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    The previous price was $57.47

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    Recover important files after computer failures with this Toshiba Canvio Advance portable external hard drive. Included storage software lets you automatically back up or sync folders and drives, while the compact design fits in the palm of your hand. This Toshiba Canvio Advance portable external hard drive has a 1TB capacity for storing huge video files and datasets .