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Three, Count em, THREE Terabytes

Advantages: Capacity, USB 3.0, Speed, Lightweight, Design
Disadvantages: AC Powered, Junk Folders, Permissions

...Samsung D3 Station (External Hard Drive) "Lasting memories in style and performance" - Tagline for the D3. For those with the need for more memory and transportable data, Samsung have created a line of external hard drives, dubbed 'Stations'. The sw ...

SirJoseph 26.01.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Samsung D3 Station STSHX-D301TDB 3 TB

High speed, high capacity desktop external hard drive

Advantages: High speed, high capacity, good price, good warranty on accessories
Disadvantages: bulky, need its own power supply

Introduction: A year ago I would never consider buying a high (TB) capacity external hard disk to backup data from my computers. I have two 500MB external hard drives (Seagate Expansion Portable Drive 500 GB USB3 and Verbatim Store 'n' Go Portable 500 ...

volcano 27.12.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Seagate Expansion Desktop STBV2000200 2 TB

Hard drive with massive space

Advantages: Around 160mb/s transfer speeds when using USB 3.0
Disadvantages: No ventilation fan, no option to use vertically

Super fast, super sized and very quiet... What more could you ask for in an external hard drive? USB 3.0? Check! I brought this hard drive from a shop on ebay for about £70 which I felt wasn't too bad for such a large hard drive and more so one with US ...

playsafe001 08.05.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Seagate Expansion Desktop STBV2000200 2 TB

An Excellent High Capacity portable USB 3.0 drive

Advantages: Genuinely portable, good read/write performance. Reputable manufacturer.
Disadvantages: The bundled software functioanality is limited. Bundled USB3.0 lead is a little short.

...NB I have inadvertently associated this review with the wrong Seagate product in the Ciao catalogue -I have requested admin's help to resolve the error but meanwhile readers should take note of the discrepancy! Seagate Backup Plus Fast 4 ...

davejbee 06.02.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Seagate Expansion Desktop STBV2000200 2 TB

A nice little hard drive that does the job.

Advantages: Sleek and slim. Reliable. As fast as I need it to be.
Disadvantages: None for me, but it doesn't taste very nice.

Western Digital Elements Desktop WDBAAU0020HBK 2 TB Hard Drive Everyone will know that gut shattering feeling of an external hard drive breaking down with precious information on that you had took from your over-full PC or laptop. Or eve ...

jojoborne 24.01.2015 · Read full review
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Review of WD Elements Desktop WDBAAU0020HBK-EESN 2 TB