Windows 8 Drives
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Browse the top-ranked list of Windows 8 Drives below along with associated reviews and opinions.
- Model: STDR1000100
- SKU: 3138005
I love...4 star...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: STDR1000102
- SKU: 5127005
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!Manage your data with this Seagate Backup Plus Slim STDR1000102 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: STDR2000100
- SKU: 2944503
good !...It's ok...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.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 !...Love it...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: BDR-XD05S
- SKU: 8174608
A plus...Not Bad...Installation was quick and easy for Windows 8 & 10....Quickly put, I bought this drive for my 27" Mac desktop & 15" Mac laptop... It works flawlessly & I have nothing negative to say (other than it doesn't include any software), but few Blu Ray drives do.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.
- Model: WDBH2D0010HNC-NRSN
- SKU: 9312067
Nice HD...Good Cd...It is easy to install and formatting it took less than an hour with the new windows 8 pro....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
Great !...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.
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...So nice...Wish I would have gotten this when windows 8 was available....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
Good HD...Love it...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: WDBH2D0030HNC-NRSN
- SKU: 9312085
Top 5...good buy...Fired right up in Windows 8....Typically I am not a great big fan of WD drives - especially the all in ones that stop working for no reason -- so I found a standard internal on sale and am using it as a backup drive.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.
- Model: GP60NS50
- SKU: 7979483
I like it...Great buy...It works on both my wife's HP Windows 8 Laptop, as well as my Macbook Air....It worked perfectly right when I plugged it in and I have had not problems with it.Add functionality to your notebook or desktop computer with this LG portable DVD rewriter. This ultra-slim unit complements Ultrabook laptops and has an 8x DVD-R write speed, so you can complete projects efficiently. This LG portable DVD rewriter, which supports both M-DISCs as well as traditional recordable discs, works with PC and Mac operating systems.
- Model: BP50NB40
- SKU: 9243009
i like...It's ok...I spent 4 hours on a Windows 7 laptop, a Window 8 laptop and a Window 10 laptop....In this case, I decided to put the drive through the paces of burning a DVD-R (yeah, I know, I could've used a USB stick, but there are advantages to keeping an optical disc on your shelf for emergency recovery).Easily and quickly record up to 100GB of data with this LG BP50NB40 8x external USB 2.0 Blu-ray Disc rewriter that features 6x maximum BD-R and 2x BD-RE write speeds to help you rapidly complete your tasks.
Transfer digital files or old discs to DVD or Blu-Ray formats with this LG portable Blu-Ray/DVD writer. Jamless play technology prevents breaks in your content by skipping over damaged areas of a disc, while the silent play feature filters out background noise. Able to support a wide range of disc formats, this LG portable Blu-Ray/DVD writer lets you preserve home movies or copies of favorite films by transferring them to new discs.
- Model: BP60NB10
- SKU: 6162900
- Model: MD564LL/A
- SKU: 5856129
yay me...so nice...I bought a new iMac ,when I hooked it up I found no drive ,so I looked them up on bestbuy.com ,and liked this one the best,when I went to the store to pick it up the sales person told me just plug it in and follow directions ,it was that simple,it took 2 mins to hook up and use.works great no issues yet....Every laptop I have ever owned came with a built in optical drive.It is very hard to find one now.All of the new laptops that I looked at do not have a built in optical drive.I bought the Apple super drive and so far it works great.Create customized DVDs with this Apple® SuperDrive 8x external DVD±RW/CD-RW drive that features support for double-layer media, so you can easily back up your important files. The built-in USB cable ensures simple connectivity.