Windows 8 Drives
Best Buy customers often prefer the following products when searching for Windows 8 Drives.
Browse the top-ranked list of Windows 8 Drives below along with associated reviews and opinions.
- Model: STDR1000100
- SKU: 3138005
4 star...A Plus...Works great with windows 8....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!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.
- Model: STDR1000101
- SKU: 5126024
I love...A Plus...Works great with windows 8....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!Manage your data with this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR1000101 1TB external USB 3.0/2.0 hard drive that offers scheduled and continuous backup via Seagate Dashboard and lets you back up photos from Facebook and Flickr.
- Model: ST310005N1A1AS-RK
- SKU: 8490625
It's ok...Good HD...Installed Windows 8 on the drive with no problems....I do have a backup external hard drive for important files in case of any future issues, but I figure that's probably common backup practice for people who have a bunch of important digital files.Ideal for use with desktop performance towers, all-in-one computers, consumer-grade NAS devices or desktop RAID arrays, this Seagate internal hard drive features a 1TB capacity, so you can store plenty of digital files.
- Model: STBD2000101
- SKU: 4919412
Good HD...Love it...This was fast to isntall in my barebones machine and the isntall of Windows 8 on it was a quicker than quick....I'm running 2 of this drive in a raid work better the I thought fast and 4 g of space for all my data I have almost never had any problems with seagate drivesOptimize the performance of your desktop with this Seagate 2TB internal Serial ATA hard drive that features perpendicular recording technology for reliable file storage and Native Command Queuing (NCQ) for data transfer speeds up to 6 Gbps.
- Model: STDR2000100
- SKU: 2944503
good !...Best TB...Windows 8 recognized the drive immediately....I was in need of a backup support, because my pic crash and I lost information, so I research and seen this sea gate backup plus had a high ratings and I also compare others and this one was a good selection, it is portable compact convent for traveling, just missing a good case to protect it other than that it works so far.Easily take your media collection and documents with you on the go using this Seagate Backup Plus STDR2000100 external USB 3.0/2.0 portable hard drive that features a 2TB capacity for ample file storage.
- Model: STDR2000306
- SKU: 4791300
good !...Good hd...Windows 8 recognized the drive immediately....I really found this devise helpful, I was running out of space for my mac, and it helped me store numerous pictures and other things that if I ever want to go down memory lane I can just plug in the device and easily access them.Store your media collection on this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR2000306 external hard drive, which features a 2TB capacity to easily hold your photos, videos and music. Data transfer rates up to 4.8 Gbps enable fast, efficient operation.
- Model: WDBH2D0010HNC-NRSN
- SKU: 9312067
love it...good hd...Bought it at bestbuy brought it to the office pluged it in loaded windows 8 and enjoying my computer again...SSD drive have such a fast access time they seem and feel faster and more responsive than rotating drives but let me tell you SSD drives do slow down big time after 2 years of service and you can see from my test results that the 2 year old SSD drive and WD rotating drive are close in speed.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: AP70NS50
- SKU: 1802033
not bad...Love it...Purchsed a Windows 8 laptop without a drive....I don't like that there are not disc drives in new laptops but if that is the way it is going to be this drive was easy to use and does what I need it to do and has held up to making many copies of photo and video disks.Copy your favorite movies and music to disc with this LG AP70NS50 double-layer DVD±RW/CD-RW drive, which features an overall maximum DVD write speed of 8x for speedy burning. The slim design allows easy portability.
- Model: SSD7CS1311-240-RB
- SKU: 4825701
Fast !...love it...Upgraded HD in my Toshiba laptop and boot time with Windows 8 is now about 10 seconds from power on to Windows loading startup items....the drive works excellent but had a little problem but Windows 10 would not show it anywhere except in the device manager I had to go into Computer Management to activate it so it was able to be used and seen as a drive in explorerExperience speeds up to 24 times faster than an HDD with this PNY 240BG SSD. It also operates at a lower temperature than a standard hard drive, providing even more performance improvements. Enjoy the drive's quiet operation, and save money on utility bills with this energy-efficient SSD. The PNY 240GB SSD is covered by a three-year warranty.
- Model: BDR-XD05S
- SKU: 8174608
A plus...Not bad...We all know how windows 8 is set up now....My internal disk drive on my computer is very troublesome and does not work overly well, so when I was faced with the possibility of needing a Bluray disk drive I went searching.This Pioneer BDR-XD05S external drive allows you to archive up to 128GB of data on BD-R QL media and up to 100GB of data on BD-R TL media, plus supports DVD and CD formats, so you can burn your favorite movies and music to discs.
Microsoft - Surface Pro – 12.3” Touchscreen – Intel Core i5 – 4GB Memory – 128GB Solid State Drive (Latest Model) - Silver
- Model: FJT-00001
- SKU: 5855919
I like...Love it...Windows 10 is fantastic and what windows 8 should have been....I was undecided which tablet to buy I then came across this one and its great does everything I need it to do along with its easy to use and its more then just a tablet and then throw in the price awesome it takes great pictures the screen has great resolutionBetter than ever, the new Surface Pro gives you a best-in-class laptop, plus the versatility of a studio and tablet. The stunning PixelSense™ Display supports Pen* and touch, while the refined design provides up to 13.5 hours of video playback — 50% more battery life than Surface Pro 4. A powerful Intel® Core™ processor runs full desktop software with ease, ensuring a smooth, productive workflow.
- Model: WDBH2D0020HNC-NRSN
- SKU: 9312076
Love it...Good HD...Installed window 8 pro without issues...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: ST3500641AS-RK
- SKU: 8294632
Good HD...Love it!...Wanted to try windows 8 but did not want to add it to my existing hard drive....For the price of this hard drive you get great quality, it is fast and easy to install in any desktop computer or as I use it in a USB external holder and I just swap hard drives as I need too.Simply add this SATA hard drive to your computer and enjoy a whopping 500GB of storage space for all your movies, music, photos, documents and more.
- Model: STBD1000100
- SKU: 5542941
Not Bad...Good HD...New Hdd and Windows 8...I believe it's my computer not the hard drive itself but I feel once I get it figured out the computer will be up and running.Easily store important documents, special photos and more with this Seagate internal hard drive that features a 1TB capacity and a Serial ATA interface for easy connectivity. QuietStep technology ensures quiet operation.
- Model: WDBH2D0030HNC-NRSN
- SKU: 9312085
Top 5...good buy...Fired right up in Windows 8....I was checking out some ways to increase the hard drive space on my PS4 & came across this, now keep in mind that you have to buy the Nyko Data Bank($40) to use something like this with the console, & now I have more than enough space on my PlayStation.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.