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

Whether you're a hardcore PC gamer or just want to make sure your computer boots up quickly, a solid-state drive (SSD) is the best upgrade you can make. Here are some of the best solid-state drives on the market made for performance.

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  1. Seagate - Game Drive NVMe 2TB Internal SSD PCIe Gen 4 x4 with Heatsink for PS5 - Front_Zoom
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    "Great product, extremely easy to install and amazing performance....Great drive ,easy install, no more deleting my games!...Ps5 hard drive"

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    Product Description

    A partnership between PS5 gameplay and SSD storage, the Officially Licensed Game Drive PS5 NVMe SSD is the optimal drive for gamers. Built to thrive with both the Digital and Standard Editions of PS5 , this SSD features up to 7,300/6,900 MB/s sequential read/write speeds, a custom heatsink, and instantly expands your capacity with 2 TB of space. Plus, it installs with just a screwdriver.
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    Top comment

    "Great product, extremely easy to install and amazing performance....Great drive ,easy install, no more deleting my games!...Ps5 hard drive"

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    Product Description

    A partnership between PS5 gameplay and SSD storage, the Officially Licensed Game Drive PS5 NVMe SSD is the optimal drive for gamers. Built to thrive with both the Digital and Standard Editions of PS5 , this SSD features up to 7,300/6,900 MB/s sequential read/write speeds, a custom heatsink, and instantly expands your capacity with 2 TB of space. Plus, it installs with just a screwdriver.
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  2. Seagate - Game Drive NVMe 1TB Internal SSD PCIe Gen 4 x4 with Heatsink for PS5 - Front_Zoom
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    "I found this drive was pretty easy to install and it was detected by the PS5 on reboot, I got it formatted and working quickly. ...**I received this product for free, in exchange for an honest review.** This hard drive is so compact and lightweight, it's hard to believe the 1 TV capacity! "

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    Product Description

    A partnership between PS5 gameplay and SSD storage, the Officially Licensed Game Drive PS5 NVMe SSD is the optimal drive for gamers. Built to thrive with both the Digital and Standard Editions of PS5 , this SSD features up to 7,300/6,900 MB/s sequential read/write speeds, a custom heatsink, and instantly expands your capacity with 1 TB of space. Plus, it installs with just a screwdriver.
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    Top comment

    "I found this drive was pretty easy to install and it was detected by the PS5 on reboot, I got it formatted and working quickly. ...**I received this product for free, in exchange for an honest review.** This hard drive is so compact and lightweight, it's hard to believe the 1 TV capacity! "

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    Product Description

    A partnership between PS5 gameplay and SSD storage, the Officially Licensed Game Drive PS5 NVMe SSD is the optimal drive for gamers. Built to thrive with both the Digital and Standard Editions of PS5 , this SSD features up to 7,300/6,900 MB/s sequential read/write speeds, a custom heatsink, and instantly expands your capacity with 1 TB of space. Plus, it installs with just a screwdriver.
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  3. 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....12g/s as the main drive? Why not...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. "

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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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    "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....12g/s as the main drive? Why not...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. "

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

    Model: CT1000T700SSD3
    SKU: 6544913
    Top comment

    "Great SSD and amazing performance but the only problem would be the cost...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

    "Great SSD and amazing performance but the only problem would be the cost...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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  5. 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....The system is very fast. This drive does not disappoint, and I'm very happy with the overall system performance. "

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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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    Top comment

    "One of the fastest nvme drives you can ger currently. Very impressive speed especially when utilizing the gen 5 socket....The system is very fast. This drive does not disappoint, and I'm very happy with the overall system performance. "

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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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  6. WD - Blue SA510 4TB Internal SSD SATA - Front_Zoom

    Model: WDBB8H0040BNC-WRSN
    SKU: 6540751
    Top comment

    "I upgraded from a reguler hard drive and havent looked back. Geek squad installed it for me which made the upgrade fast and convenient....WD Blue SSD Drive."

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    Product Description

    Breathe new life into your PC so you can push your work further and grow your creative potential. Designed specifically for professionals, creatives, freelancers, social influencers, and other passionate content creators and editors, the WD Blue SA510 SATA SSD helps boost your PC’s performance so you can be more productive. The drive is available in 2.5" or M.2 slots and includes Acronis True Image for Western Digital backup and cyber protection software plus a free three-month Dropbox Professional trial. This fast, reliable SSD helps you boot up faster, cut lag times, and speed up edits and file transfers for a sustainable desktop upgrade—no expensive new PC purchase required.
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    "I upgraded from a reguler hard drive and havent looked back. Geek squad installed it for me which made the upgrade fast and convenient....WD Blue SSD Drive."

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    Product Description

    Breathe new life into your PC so you can push your work further and grow your creative potential. Designed specifically for professionals, creatives, freelancers, social influencers, and other passionate content creators and editors, the WD Blue SA510 SATA SSD helps boost your PC’s performance so you can be more productive. The drive is available in 2.5" or M.2 slots and includes Acronis True Image for Western Digital backup and cyber protection software plus a free three-month Dropbox Professional trial. This fast, reliable SSD helps you boot up faster, cut lag times, and speed up edits and file transfers for a sustainable desktop upgrade—no expensive new PC purchase required.
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  7. WD - Blue SA510 2TB Internal SSD SATA - Front_Zoom

    Model: WDBB8H0020BNC-WRSN
    SKU: 6540755
    Top comment

    "Performance: The combination of a solid-state drive (SSD) and a traditional hard drive (HDD) in this SSHD is a game-changer. ...Geek and WD Drive turn the trick...Adam recommended the solid-state drive to solve my speed and computing issues. The drive was perfect. "

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    Product Description

    Breathe new life into your PC so you can push your work further and grow your creative potential. Designed specifically for professionals, creatives, freelancers, social influencers, and other passionate content creators and editors, the WD Blue SA510 SATA SSD helps boost your PC’s performance so you can be more productive. The drive is available in 2.5" or M.2 slots and includes Acronis True Image for Western Digital backup and cyber protection software plus a free three-month Dropbox Professional trial. This fast, reliable SSD helps you boot up faster, cut lag times, and speed up edits and file transfers for a sustainable desktop upgrade—no expensive new PC purchase required.
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    Top comment

    "Performance: The combination of a solid-state drive (SSD) and a traditional hard drive (HDD) in this SSHD is a game-changer. ...Geek and WD Drive turn the trick...Adam recommended the solid-state drive to solve my speed and computing issues. The drive was perfect. "

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    Product Description

    Breathe new life into your PC so you can push your work further and grow your creative potential. Designed specifically for professionals, creatives, freelancers, social influencers, and other passionate content creators and editors, the WD Blue SA510 SATA SSD helps boost your PC’s performance so you can be more productive. The drive is available in 2.5" or M.2 slots and includes Acronis True Image for Western Digital backup and cyber protection software plus a free three-month Dropbox Professional trial. This fast, reliable SSD helps you boot up faster, cut lag times, and speed up edits and file transfers for a sustainable desktop upgrade—no expensive new PC purchase required.
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  8. Samsung - 990 PRO 4TB Internal SSD PCIe Gen 4x4 NVMe with Heatsink for PS5 - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "M.2 drive...Overall, excellent performance very fast performance...Installed this and the performance of any game on this 2nd drive is no different from the 1st drive!!"

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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

    "M.2 drive...Overall, excellent performance very fast performance...Installed this and the performance of any game on this 2nd drive is no different from the 1st drive!!"

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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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  9. Samsung - 990 PRO 4TB Internal SSD PCle Gen 4x4 NVMe - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Awsome ssd drive...Great speed, easy to install, good performance......It give you peace of mind being able to check on the drives performance and health. It also gives you an easy way to keep track of the firmware on the drives to make sure that is up to date as well."

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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

    "Awsome ssd drive...Great speed, easy to install, good performance......It give you peace of mind being able to check on the drives performance and health. It also gives you an easy way to keep track of the firmware on the drives to make sure that is up to date as well."

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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 - T700 2TB Internal SSD PCIe Gen 5x4 NVMe with Heatsink - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "The Ultimate Storage Solution for High-Performance...The 2TB Internal SSD PCIe Gen 5x4 NVMe with Heatsink is a high-performance solid-state drive (SSD) that offers blazing fast speeds. ...Crazy fast SSD drive!...I would highly recommend this SSD drive for any gamer or for anyone looking to increase the hard drive space on their machine with a premium drive."

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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

    "The Ultimate Storage Solution for High-Performance...The 2TB Internal SSD PCIe Gen 5x4 NVMe with Heatsink is a high-performance solid-state drive (SSD) that offers blazing fast speeds. ...Crazy fast SSD drive!...I would highly recommend this SSD drive for any gamer or for anyone looking to increase the hard drive space on their machine with a premium drive."

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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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