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Best Buy customers often prefer the following products when searching for usb3 hdd.

The USB 3.0 standard is the latest version of the USB standard and offers a speed increase of up to 3x over the older USB 2.0 standard. The USB 3.0 standard also offers backwards compatibility with USB 2.0 devices, so you don't have to worry about buying new cables or adapters. Browse the top-ranked list of USB3 HDDs below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Samsung - T7 2TB External USB 3.2 Gen 2 Portable SSD with Hardware Encryption - Indigo Blue - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "I also have a Seagate Extension drive that is USB3 and gives me around 100MBs. The SATA II internal drive (mechanical; USB2) only gets around 40. ...MUCH faster than my prior mini HDD"

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    Back up your system with this indigo blue Samsung T7 portable SSD. The 2TB capacity offers ample storage space for documents and downloads, while write speeds of up to 1,000MB/sec. let you transfer files swiftly. This Samsung T7 portable SSD has a sturdy metal body for reliable durability, and AES 256-bit encryption shields against unauthorized access.
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    "I also have a Seagate Extension drive that is USB3 and gives me around 100MBs. The SATA II internal drive (mechanical; USB2) only gets around 40. ...MUCH faster than my prior mini HDD"

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    Back up your system with this indigo blue Samsung T7 portable SSD. The 2TB capacity offers ample storage space for documents and downloads, while write speeds of up to 1,000MB/sec. let you transfer files swiftly. This Samsung T7 portable SSD has a sturdy metal body for reliable durability, and AES 256-bit encryption shields against unauthorized access.
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  2. WD - My Passport 4TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Blue - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Excellent HDD...This works very well. i like the capacity of this external HDD. I would buy it again....Connection is easy, transfers are fast via USB3."

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    Store, share and transport files with the lightweight Western Digital My Passport Portable Hard Drive. The SuperSpeed USB port lets you transfer large files in seconds and 256-bit AES hardware encryption helps keep your files secure. The My Passport provides enough space to store thousands of files and documents. Auto backup capability allows you to select the time and frequency of file transfers.
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    "Excellent HDD...This works very well. i like the capacity of this external HDD. I would buy it again....Connection is easy, transfers are fast via USB3."

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    Store, share and transport files with the lightweight Western Digital My Passport Portable Hard Drive. The SuperSpeed USB port lets you transfer large files in seconds and 256-bit AES hardware encryption helps keep your files secure. The My Passport provides enough space to store thousands of files and documents. Auto backup capability allows you to select the time and frequency of file transfers.
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  3. WD - My Passport 4TB External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Red - Front_Zoom
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    "So far no troubles with the WD My Passport 4TB USB3 portable and works well....Super-Fast External HDD...Super-fast USB 3.0 External HDD, low noise and no heat or warmness even for big file transfers."

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    Store, share and transport files with the lightweight Western Digital My Passport Portable Hard Drive. The SuperSpeed USB port lets you transfer large files in seconds and 256-bit AES hardware encryption helps keep your files secure. The My Passport provides enough space to store thousands of files and documents. Auto backup capability allows you to select the time and frequency of file transfers.
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    Top comment

    "So far no troubles with the WD My Passport 4TB USB3 portable and works well....Super-Fast External HDD...Super-fast USB 3.0 External HDD, low noise and no heat or warmness even for big file transfers."

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    Store, share and transport files with the lightweight Western Digital My Passport Portable Hard Drive. The SuperSpeed USB port lets you transfer large files in seconds and 256-bit AES hardware encryption helps keep your files secure. The My Passport provides enough space to store thousands of files and documents. Auto backup capability allows you to select the time and frequency of file transfers.
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  4. WD - BLACK P10 5TB External USB 3.2 Gen 1 Portable Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "PS5 HDD...Drive works great with my PS5. Decent speed for an HDD. Got exactly what I payed for!...Out from the box, WD Black USB3 hard drive has no OEM files on it. 4.5TB usable space when formatted on Xbox One."

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    The WD_Black P10 Game Drive gives your console or PC the performance-enhancing tools it needs to keep your competitive edge. It's a top-tier external HDD in capacities 5TB, built specifically for gamers looking to expand the potential of their console or PC by saving their game library in an on-the-go form factor. Now, with WD_Black P10 Game Drive, you can drive your game the way you choose.
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    "PS5 HDD...Drive works great with my PS5. Decent speed for an HDD. Got exactly what I payed for!...Out from the box, WD Black USB3 hard drive has no OEM files on it. 4.5TB usable space when formatted on Xbox One."

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    The WD_Black P10 Game Drive gives your console or PC the performance-enhancing tools it needs to keep your competitive edge. It's a top-tier external HDD in capacities 5TB, built specifically for gamers looking to expand the potential of their console or PC by saving their game library in an on-the-go form factor. Now, with WD_Black P10 Game Drive, you can drive your game the way you choose.
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  5. WD - easystore 16TB External USB 3.0 Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom

    Model: WDBAMA0160HBK-NESN
    SKU: 6427998
    Top comment

    "U can shuck it and use as internal HDD...Fast, but noisy. Ive bought WD HDDs and almost had zero problems. You can shuck it and use as internal....Very good drive and has lots of capacity. Works well over usb3."

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    Product Description

    Carry and preserve important files wherever you go with this Western Digital easystore desktop hard drive. The 16TB capacity offers ample storage space for your files, while the USB interface ensures compatibility with a wide range of devices. This Western Digital easystore external hard drive has a compact profile for increased portability, and the included WD Discovery software makes backing up data easy.
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    "U can shuck it and use as internal HDD...Fast, but noisy. Ive bought WD HDDs and almost had zero problems. You can shuck it and use as internal....Very good drive and has lots of capacity. Works well over usb3."

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    Product Description

    Carry and preserve important files wherever you go with this Western Digital easystore desktop hard drive. The 16TB capacity offers ample storage space for your files, while the USB interface ensures compatibility with a wide range of devices. This Western Digital easystore external hard drive has a compact profile for increased portability, and the included WD Discovery software makes backing up data easy.
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  6. WD - easystore 1TB External USB 3.0 Portable SSD - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Compact external storage for a good price. USB3 is much faster than my older USB2 SSD which was too slow for anything but backups....Rugged and quick file transfer/access via usb3. So simple!"

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    Back up your music files or photos with this WD easystore portable SSD. The 1TB capacity offers ample storage room, while read speeds of up to 400 MB/sec. and a USB 3.0 cable let you quickly move large folders. This WD easystore portable SSD features plug-and-play functionality for fast, effortless setup.
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    Top comment

    "Compact external storage for a good price. USB3 is much faster than my older USB2 SSD which was too slow for anything but backups....Rugged and quick file transfer/access via usb3. So simple!"

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    Product Description

    Back up your music files or photos with this WD easystore portable SSD. The 1TB capacity offers ample storage room, while read speeds of up to 400 MB/sec. and a USB 3.0 cable let you quickly move large folders. This WD easystore portable SSD features plug-and-play functionality for fast, effortless setup.
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  7. LaCie - Rugged 5TB External USB-C, USB 3.1 Gen 1 Portable Hard Drive - Orange/Silver - Angle_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Fast External HDD...Fast external HDD with a big capacity. Works out of the box and is easy to setup using LaCie's software...or just formatted and run on your own...Since it uses the USB-C type, the drive comes with 2 cables, one with USBC on both sides, and one that has a USBC to USB3 so it will work in most any computer from the last 10 years."

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    Create quick backups while doing fieldwork with this 5TB LaCie Rugged hard drive. It USB-C port offers versatile compatibility, and it's resistant to damage from drops, crushing and rain for durable outdoor use. This LaCie Rugged hard drive comes with two years of Seagate Rescue service for reliable data recovery assistance in case of file damage.
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    Top comment

    "Fast External HDD...Fast external HDD with a big capacity. Works out of the box and is easy to setup using LaCie's software...or just formatted and run on your own...Since it uses the USB-C type, the drive comes with 2 cables, one with USBC on both sides, and one that has a USBC to USB3 so it will work in most any computer from the last 10 years."

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    Create quick backups while doing fieldwork with this 5TB LaCie Rugged hard drive. It USB-C port offers versatile compatibility, and it's resistant to damage from drops, crushing and rain for durable outdoor use. This LaCie Rugged hard drive comes with two years of Seagate Rescue service for reliable data recovery assistance in case of file damage.
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  8. Samsung - T7 Shield 4TB External USB 3.2 Gen 2 Rugged SSD IP65 Water Resistant - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "USBC is very fast and normal USB3 is pretty quick as well, but you can certainly tell the difference. ...External HDD"

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    Samsung T7 Shield 4TB, Portable SSD, up to 1050 MB/S, USB 3.2 Gen2, Rugged, IP65 Water & Dust resistance for Photographers, Content Creators, and Gaming, External Solid State Drive, Black. High performance on-the-go, with rugged durability IP65 rating for water and dust resistance, with Dynamic Thermal Guard to control heat.
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    Top comment

    "USBC is very fast and normal USB3 is pretty quick as well, but you can certainly tell the difference. ...External HDD"

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    Product Description

    Samsung T7 Shield 4TB, Portable SSD, up to 1050 MB/S, USB 3.2 Gen2, Rugged, IP65 Water & Dust resistance for Photographers, Content Creators, and Gaming, External Solid State Drive, Black. High performance on-the-go, with rugged durability IP65 rating for water and dust resistance, with Dynamic Thermal Guard to control heat.
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  9. SanDisk - Extreme Portable 4TB External USB-C NVMe SSD - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "This is a wonderful portable storage device. I wanted a USB3 external drive with fast copy speed and this drive delivers: I can copy large files at 650 MB/sec from my internal NVMe with the SanDisk Extreme as compared to about 145 MB/sec for my old mechanical HD. ...Got this so I could play the next couple of years of games since hdds are dead now lol. It's fast, reliable, and I have no problems with it"

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    Product Description

    Back up your system with this SanDisk Extreme portable SSD. The 4GB capacity offers vast storage for large files and programs, while 256-bit AES hardware encryption offers reliable security against unauthorized access. This SanDisk Extreme portable SSD has read speeds of up to 1050MB/sec. for swift data access, and the USB Type-C interface ensures compatibility with a range of devices. Up to 3 meter drop protection, with IP65 water and dust resistant, and a five year limited warranty give you the peace of mind to take it with you on travels near and far.
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    "This is a wonderful portable storage device. I wanted a USB3 external drive with fast copy speed and this drive delivers: I can copy large files at 650 MB/sec from my internal NVMe with the SanDisk Extreme as compared to about 145 MB/sec for my old mechanical HD. ...Got this so I could play the next couple of years of games since hdds are dead now lol. It's fast, reliable, and I have no problems with it"

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    Product Description

    Back up your system with this SanDisk Extreme portable SSD. The 4GB capacity offers vast storage for large files and programs, while 256-bit AES hardware encryption offers reliable security against unauthorized access. This SanDisk Extreme portable SSD has read speeds of up to 1050MB/sec. for swift data access, and the USB Type-C interface ensures compatibility with a range of devices. Up to 3 meter drop protection, with IP65 water and dust resistant, and a five year limited warranty give you the peace of mind to take it with you on travels near and far.
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  10. WD - BLACK P10 4TB External USB 3.2 Gen 1 Portable Hard Drive - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Great drive for being a HDD...About as good as you can get for a spinning drive on USB3....We bought 3 of these USB3 drives. On initial desktop boot they take about 3 -4 seconds initialize so I can see content list. "

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    Product Description

    The WD_Black P10 Game Drive gives your console or PC the performance-enhancing tools it needs to keep your competitive edge. It's a top-tier external HDD in capacities 4TB, built specifically for gamers looking to expand the potential of their console or PC by saving their game library in an on-the-go form factor. Now, with WD_Black P10 Game Drive, you can drive your game the way you choose.
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    Top comment

    "Great drive for being a HDD...About as good as you can get for a spinning drive on USB3....We bought 3 of these USB3 drives. On initial desktop boot they take about 3 -4 seconds initialize so I can see content list. "

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    Product Description

    The WD_Black P10 Game Drive gives your console or PC the performance-enhancing tools it needs to keep your competitive edge. It's a top-tier external HDD in capacities 4TB, built specifically for gamers looking to expand the potential of their console or PC by saving their game library in an on-the-go form factor. Now, with WD_Black P10 Game Drive, you can drive your game the way you choose.
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