External HDD for WiiU

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User Info: Neo_Heartless

4 years ago#1
Now I know there's plenty out there, but I'm more thinking of size. I probably won't be downloading many full games unless there's sales, but I will be downloading demos. With that in mind what do you think? 160Gb? 240?

Also does the WiiU use USB 3.0 or is it still 2.0?
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User Info: RockD79

4 years ago#2
I'm using a 2.0/3.0 Toshiba 1TB model found on Nintendo's support page. Works great. Just plug it in to an open USB port and start downloading.
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User Info: MR_Smarty_Pants

4 years ago#3
Honestly, with how few of games there are out for this console, I think a 40-50gb HDD will be plenty
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User Info: SlimeSwayze

4 years ago#4
160GB should be more than enough. I don't see the benefit of downloading retail games on the Wii U, so I know I would never come close to using that space, and it should be more than enough for demos, VC games, and smaller e-shop titles you can't get in stores.
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