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Old 10-28-2010, 03:12 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm looking for a 2TB External USB. Is the connection speed good on USB, or should I do Fire Wire? Here is the one I found, only thing I dislike is that it is from BestBuy. I'm just looking for a simple one, as I'm going to start using alot of space to keep website and forums on a server. 2TB is enough, I just don't want to wait 3 days to upload 500GB of things...

http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Western+Digital+-+WD+Elements+2TB+External+USB+2.0+Hard+Drive/9693904.p;jsessionid=6A0771F4CCA67B3706FDD5A743F7A 0E6.bbolsp-app01-46?id=1218150607338&skuId=9693904

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You can get that same drive at Newegg
Newegg.com - Western Digital Elements 2TB USB 2.0 Desktop External Hard Drive WDBAAU0020HBK-NESN

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Never buy parts from Best Buy unless they are better prices than NewEgg. I bought a Mouse and Keyboard there. They had a 50% off sale.

Also, that HDD you posted is retail. Newegg is not. Doesn't come with a box with software. Just the drive.
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