Western Digital's Easystore 8TB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive is on sale for $119.99 at Best Buy as one of its daily deals. It retails at $200 and regularly sells for around $170, so you're saving a decent chunk regardless of how you look at it (as long as you order today). The 10TB version is also discounted right now. Shipping is free.
Easystore is Best Buy's proprietary hard drive series from WD. Each has a USB 3.0 interface for easy plug-and-play usage and uses WD's Backup software to work quietly in the background to keep your files safe. You can use it on Mac or Windows PCs.
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WD My Passport 1TB portable solid state drive
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WD My Passport 512GB external portable solid state drive
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WD My Book 4TB desktop external hard drive
Uses USB 3.0 ports that are backwards compatible. Set up the hard drive with automatic backup and make it work with Time Machine. Includes password protection and hardware encryption. Comes with 3-year warranty from WD.
WD Easystore 4TB USB 3.0 external hard drive
Comes with WD Backup software so it makes for an easy-to-use backup device. Can even set hourly, daily, or monthly schedule. Works with Mac Time Machine with reformatting. Uses USB 3.0 for fast transfer speeds and backwards compatible with USB 2.0.
WD Easystore 14TB desktop hard drive black
Get data transfer speeds up to 5Gbps thanks to USB 3.0. Also backwards compatible with USB 2.0, although the transfer speeds won't be as fast. Compatible with PC and Mac. Has automatic backup options and software so you can manage your drive.
WD's USB 3.0 external hard drive features an 8TB storage capacity with data transfer rates up to 5Gbps. It's backward compatible with USB 2.0 and offers automatic backup options to make it easy to ensure you never lose your data. It can be used with both Windows and Mac computers, though the latter would require a reformat.
This Best Buy-exclusive product received a rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars based on over 4,600 customer reviews. At $120, it is down to one of its best prices ever and beats out comparable products like the WD 8TB Elements hard drive at Amazon. It ships for free at Best Buy, though you could receive your order even faster by selecting free in-store/curbside pickup where available.
There are tons of other options on the market for external storage, so if the Easystore isn't quite right for you then be sure to take a look at our list of the best external hard drives in 2020 for some alternatives. That list has some smaller capacity portable options if 8TB is overkill for your needs and need to take your data on the go. It also features some SSDs for the speediest transfers.
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