GoFlex or MyBook Essential? Tags: Hard Drives USB3 Seagate Storage Last response: December 3, 2010 3:40 PM in Storage Share srose December 3, 2010 1:40:01 PM Hi I am wanting to buy a USB 3.0 3TB hard drive. What do you think is better out of: The Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex: which would mean buying a USB 3.0 adapter for or the Western Digtal MyBook Essential: Not sure what to go for. Thanks More about : goflex mybook essential jsc a b G Storage December 3, 2010 3:40:12 PM I have been very happy with the WD My Books. I have 750 GB and 1.5 TB My Books and a 2 TB Essentials. I don't have a USB3 Motherboard yet, but the Essentials works fine with the USB2 adapter that WD shipped with it. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedmy wd mybook essential Forum SolvedWD2TB Mybook essential crashed Forum SolvedWD MyBook Essential USB 3.0 Problem Forum SolvedWD Mybook Essential causing huge RAM usage spike.... Forum 1TB WD Mybook Essential USB 3.0 shows 500GB after format Forum Help: MyBook Essential Edition was very slowly ..?! Forum external harddisk problem!! (mybook essential) Forum SolvedReuse hard drive removed from WD MyBook Essentials??? Forum Are all WD MyBook Essentials hardware encrypted? Forum Can you swap the HDD on WD MyBook Essentials? Forum Which external hard drive - WD MyBook Essentials USB3.0 2TB or Samsung Story Sta Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !