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Review of Western Digital My Passport 1 TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive$88

Review of Western Digital My Passport 1 TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive

Good
Rating
4.00 stars
431
Reviews
$100-$160
Price Range
Reviewed on: December 25, 2012
Author: BoolPool.com

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Compact, fast and quiet. Worth the money
  • Sleek compact design with plenty of storage
  • Ultra-fast data transfers with USB 3.0 interface
  • USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 compatibility
  • Easy to use and easy to carry
  • Automatic backup with categorizing option
  • Works very well with MAC and the Time Machine
Cons
  • WD Smartware software is not up to the mark
  • Automatic backup feature works only when system is idle
  • Not reliable all the time

Review Summary

This is the summary of consumer reviews for Western Digital My Passport 1 TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive. The BoolPool rating for this product is Good, with 4.00 stars, and the price range is $100-$160.

Western Digital My Passport 1 TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive offers up to 1TB storage capacity in a very small form factor. It is very sleek and compact with ultra-fast data transfers rates. The disk comes with USB 3.0 interface and offers compatibility with USB 2.0. It is very easy to use and easy to carry. Western Digital offers an automatic backup software with categorizing options for easy backup to external disk.

Users complain that Western Digital Smartware software is not up to the mark and does not do justice with the hardware of disk. Automatic backup feature only works while system is idle.

Overall, this hard drive is very portable with incredible amounts of storage capacity. This portable hard drive is definitely worth the money.

User Voice

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Review Group #: 1
(4.00 stars)
6 Reviews
Compact, fast and quiet Easy to use and easy to carry
Review Group #: 2
(4.50 stars)
8 Reviews
Ultra-fast data transfers with USB 3.0 interface
Review Group #: 3
(4.00 stars)
8 Reviews
Works very well with MAC and the Time Machine
Review Group #: 4
(4.00 stars)
12 Reviews
Good product Worth the money Good build quality
Review Group #: 5
(4.00 stars)
14 Reviews
Reasonable for the price Works well Compatible with USB 2.0
Review Group #: 6
(3.50 stars)
14 Reviews
Easy to set up Can directly connect to TV/Computer USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 compatibility
Review Group #: 7
(4.50 stars)
18 Reviews
Good quality hard drive with plenty of storage USB Powered Unreliable many times
Review Group #: 8
(4.00 stars)
30 Reviews
Automatic backup software with categorizing option

Where to Buy

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