Who can benefit from the Samsung T7 Shield portable solid-state drive (SSD)? I think—everyone. I use my portable SSD not only as a backup for my computer but also to save and organize all the photographs I’ve taken from my phone or camera, as well as all my important personal documents. Using it is a safe and reliable way to store and organize your files digitally. Learn more about how the Samsung T7 Shield portable SSD can help you organize things and enter this contest for a chance to win one for yourself.

We sent Chris Loblaw Samsung T7 Shield portable SSD for a review. Read his review.

What is an external SSD?

External solid-state drive technology is a fast and reliable storage solution that can store thousands of gigabytes worth of files. Many computers nowadays have SSDs as an internal storage device, but the problem with relying on your own computer’s storage drive is that it can slow your system down as you max out its capacity. So if you’re the type that requires ample storage capacity to save your work, projects, or anything that you want a digital copy of, a dedicated external SSD is definitely a must-have.

Go digital with the Samsung T7 Shield

External SSDs are a lifesaver. Many people use SSDs to back up their computers, so they won’t lose their data in case their device gets damaged or stolen. Many professionals like photographers, videographers, and other digital creators rely on digital storage to save their bread and butter, to safe keep all their life’s work. Gamers use external SSDs to boost their computers storage capacity, so it can handle games that comes in large files.

I think anyone can benefit from using external SSDs, like the Samsung T7 Shield. There are a lot of things around us that are better kept in digital form. Use your external SSD as a backup for your important documents, like birth records or university transcripts, and other memorabilia that you want to keep for a long time. You can also use it as a digital filer to keep your tax documents, invoices, and receipts. For students, an external SSD is a good place to save a digital copy of your term papers, readings, and projects. This way you’re sure to always have a copy of them for a long time, with less the clutter.

How to enter

Entering this contest is easy and you can enter in two different ways:

  1. Tell us why you need a Samsung T7 Shield portable solid-state drive and what types of files you would most like to back up so they never get lost or stolen.
  2. For up to two (2) additional entries, create a public post on a social media channel (one entry per channel!) telling your friends and followers that you are entering to win a Samsung T7 Shield portable SSD from Best Buy; include the hashtag #BBYSamsungT7Shield, so we can find your post, and include a picture of the Samsung T7 Shield prizes like that shown here or above. Then return here and tell us in a comment below, on which channel you posted it and the name of your channel (since many people use pseudonyms) so that we can check and verify your entry. You can use any social media channel (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, LinkedIn, etc) but the post must be public so we can verify it is there. Add one comment below for each social media channel for up to 2 contest entries.

What you can win 

At the end of this contest, we’ll randomly select two winners to receive a Samsung T7 Shield portable 1TB solid-state drive (SSD).

This contest runs from July 11th to July 25th.

Remember you can enter in two different ways. There are two Samsung T7 Shield portable SSDs to be given away, so share this contest with family and friends who you think need that extra boost in their digital storage capacity.

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691 COMMENTS

  1. I’m need this to backup up a bunch of files (mostly video and image files, though some saved games too)

  2. A good Samsung External Drive is a must to experiment after I keep photos and documents. What if I could see it expand into a keyboard? A Samsung Keyboard with a nice 23 inch screen turning it into a portable External Drive? I’m writing this down. I only wish one thing that is to see the man turn as good looking as his products or the products are as good looking as the man behind it.

  3. I would back up all of my large music and video files once and for all! I need the storage room to do that!

  4. I would use the Samsung T7 Shield portable solid-state drive for storing family video and pictures.

  5. I need the Samsung T7 Shield portable solid-state drive for video, photo and important documents.

  6. We would use the Samsung T7 Shield portable solid-state drive for video and pictures. Great for extra space

  7. I could use the extra space. would use the Samsung T7 Shield portable solid-state drive for video and pictures.

  8. I would use the Samsung T7 Shield portable solid-state drive for video and pictures. Good for extra space

  9. I need a T7 Shield portable solid-state drive so I could back up my picture files so they could never get lost or stolen.

  10. why do I need a Samsung T7 Shield portable solid-state drive well I have a lot of important files I need to say like wedding photos, videos from trips and so much more so this would be perfect!

  11. I would like this to backup all my family pictures, we have been scanning old photos and really want to be able to have for generations to come

  12. I would use the Samsung T7 Shield portable solid-state drive for video and pictures. It’s crazy how much screenshots and vid you accumulate for PC and console gaming.

    However, I would likely give this to my Dad. Give him a one stop shop for all his work files, instead of using an abundance of USB sticks. He has probably 3 or 4 USB’s to his name lol.

  13. Been holding out on buying a new portable drive, if I had one I would back up photos and videos.

  14. I need an SSD as a back-up and the Samsung T7 Shield would be great.
    Biggest use would be for storing pictures and freeing up memory.
    Thanks for the chance!
    dm

  15. I need an extra boost in my digital storage capacity to hold all my videos and photos so a Samsung T7 Shield portable solid-state drive would be most helpful.

  16. i do a lot of photography in raw format, very large files, would love a large external drive to store and protect my photos,

  17. Samsung T7 shield is fast and reliable. Great for backing up games and documents. When you need the extra storage for school.

  18. I gave up my cloud backup a few months ago, and I’m really looking for a good local backup solution. I’m most interested in protecting my personal photos, and some additional videos.

  19. I would use the Samsung T7 Shield SSD to store my personal documents, like birth certificate passport info, tax returns and business financial records.

  20. I’d use it to backup all my financial and tax data. In that regard, the password protect option would be handy.

  21. I’d like to keep all my files digitally now. I think I would most benefit by keeping my personal information safe with Samsung T7 Shield SSD (bank docs, etc.).

  22. Having a good external drive like the Samsung T7 Shield SSD would be an awesome portable option for gaming on the go

  23. I’d use this Samsung SSD to back up my computer so all my photos are safe from being lost or stolen.

  24. Having a good external drive like the Samsung T7 Shield SSD would a great portable option for use with my Steam Deck for gaming on the go.

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