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Western Digital’s fast 1TB portable SSD costs less than usual today

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If you need compact external storage that can connect to game consoles, PCs, phones, and other devices, there are some options you can get a deal on today. One of them is Western Digital’s latest 1TB My Passport model, available at Best Buy and Amazon. This capacity usually costs $190, but you can get it for as low as $140. You can also save on Crucial’s X8 1TB USB-C SSD, which is $125 at Amazon (usually $140).

For context, Western Digital and Crucial each claim up to 1,050MB/s read speeds, but only Western Digital is public with its write speeds of 1,000MB/s. Both of these models also offer a drop-proof build, so your decision might come down to design preference.

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Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2 for the PS4 costs just $25 at Best Buy. That’s a good deal for the game now, especially considering the update coming in late March that will optimize it on PS5 will be $10. PS5 owners will get to play the game at up to 4K resolution at 60 frames per second, or up to 120 frames per second at 1080p.

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1+2

  • $33
  • $40
  • 18% off

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1+2 updates the core elements of the original Tony Hawk games into an experience fit for modern consoles. The collection is a faithful remake of the original two games, and everything from the levels to the collectibles has been translated with remarkable accuracy.

The gameplay experience is largely unchanged, but what additions have been made are certainly welcome. Some extra objectives have been added to THPS 1 levels to be more on par with what THPS 2 offers, and there are larger meta-objectives to accomplish if you want to unlock different cosmetic options. This collection is easily the best way to experience — or re-experience — these staples of gaming history. Read our review.

In case you missed our post yesterday, Ratchet & Clank is now free for all PS4 and PS5 owners to download and keep forever. It’s part of Sony’s “Play at Home” initiative, and you have until March 31st to snag the game without the need for a PS Plus subscription.