External Harddrive - Same as Flash Drive?

Hi, I know the basics of how to use a usb flash drive. I have an 8GB flash drive and I just plug it in, drage the files over, and done. I was wondering if those 200+ GB external harddrives are the same? I was thinking about downloading alot of dramas and movies, but I dont have space on my normal... show more Hi, I know the basics of how to use a usb flash drive. I have an 8GB flash drive and I just plug it in, drage the files over, and done.

I was wondering if those 200+ GB external harddrives are the same?

I was thinking about downloading alot of dramas and movies, but I dont have space on my normal harddrive.

If I buy one for about a $100, do I just plug it into the usb port, and drag the files over?

Thanks!
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