Is the WD My Book 3TB USB 3.0 a good HDD? Tags: Western Digital Book Storage Hard Drives External Hard Drive Last response: October 9, 2013 5:32 PM in Storage Share LukeMaBoy October 8, 2013 9:29:21 PM I have been wanting to get an external HDD lately and newegg is having a sale on the WD My Book for $99, is it worth the money? I don't need one right now, should I wait and see if there is any other sales later on? More about : book 3tb usb good hdd lonewolf7 a c 295 G Storage October 9, 2013 11:37:02 AM Never trust an external HDD, they will run fine for some time and then will fail out of nowhere. Get an internal HDD instead. LukeMaBoy October 9, 2013 2:39:19 PM Don't worry I will be getting a 2tb internal soon also. This is just to back it all up Related resources Is the WD My Book 3TB USB 3.0 worth $99? - Forum WD My Book Essential USB 3.0 became slow - Forum can i use Seagate Backup Plus Desktop 3TB USB 3.0 External HDD ? - Forum WD 3tb my book to internal drive - Forum My WD 3tb My Book doesn't work anymore. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer popatim a c 746 G Storage October 9, 2013 3:18:27 PM Perfect answer! jacklow8 October 9, 2013 4:57:39 PM HDD price drops fast nowadays, so if you do not need it now, you do not need to buy it now. Wait a while you will see better deals. popatim a c 746 G Storage October 9, 2013 5:32:26 PM Good advice, especially with Black Friday and Christmas sales approaching. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMy external WD HDD 3.0 USB isn't working. Forum Best fit for a 4TB WD HDD and a SATA-III USB 3.0 enclosure? Forum 3tb WD My Book external hard drive not showing up Forum WD My Book 3TB External to Internal Forum Portable HDD usb 3.0 WD PASSPORT , other ways to get data out. Forum SolvedWD My Book external to internal SATA/USB bridge-chip.. Forum Solvedwd my book live 3 TB NAS HDD Forum SolvedWD My Book, remove HDD and put into computer? Forum WD 3TB EXT HDD won't show up on "My Computer" but is in the device manager Forum Problem with 3TB hard disc WD30EZRX Forum SolvedOpening a Seagate Expansion 3TB USB 3.0 Black Desktop Hard Drive (STBV3000100) Forum WD 3TB HDD was recognised as 2TB under WinXP then disappeared. Forum WD 2TB USB 3.0 - 29.99 (Too good 2 Be True?) Forum SolvedHow to Transfer 4Tb HDD from WD My Book Enclosure to WD Elements Enclosure Forum Is it possible to do a raid 0 with external HDD(WD My Book)? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !