WD My Passport Portable (1TB, USB 3.0, black, March 2012) comparison

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WD My Passport Portable (1TB, USB 3.0, black, March 2012)

WD My Passport Portable (1TB, USB 3.0, black, March 2012)
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WD My Passport Slim (1TB)

WD My Passport Slim (1TB)
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Price $79 to $115 at 2 stores $74 to $79 at 3 stores $70 at 1 store $63 to $113 at 8 stores $71 to $109 at 2 stores
CNET editors' rating
Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.3 (4.0 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.1 (4.0 stars)
Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.3 (4.0 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.4 (4.0 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.1 (4.0 stars)
Average user rating 5.0 stars out of 1 review 2.0 stars out of 4 reviews 1.0 stars out of 2 reviews 0.5 stars out of 1 review 4.0 stars out of 1 review
Release date March 22, 2012 June 11, 2012 March 28, 2012 September 05, 2013 June 11, 2012
The Bottom Line The WD My Passport Portable makes an excellent portable drive for use with both desktop and laptop computers, at home or while on the road. Seagate Backup Plus carries the flexibility of the GoFlex portable drive while adding performance and style to portable storage. The new drive makes an excellent buy. The WD My Passport Portable makes an excellent portable drive for use with both desktop and laptop computers, at home or while on the road. The speedy My Passport Slim is an excellent mobile backup and storage expansion option. Its rugged, metal-casing design is a great extra, considering its affordable cost. Seagate Backup Plus carries the flexibility of the GoFlex portable drive while adding performance and style to portable storage. The new drive makes an excellent buy.

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Packaged Quantity 1
1
1
Info unavailable 1
Localization Latin America
United States
Canada
South America
North America
Latin America
United States
Canada
Info unavailable South America
North America
Enclosure Color Black
Blue
Silver
Info unavailable Black
Dimensions (WxDxH) 3.2 in x 4.4 in x 0.7 in
3.2 in x 0.6 in x 4.9 in
3.2 in x 4.4 in x 0.7 in
Info unavailable 3.2 in x 0.6 in x 4.9 in
Capacity 1 TB
1 TB
1 TB
1 TB
1 TB
Microsoft Certification Info unavailable Info unavailable Compatible with Windows 7
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Power Source USB bus
Info unavailable USB bus
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Features Hardware encryption
Automatic backup
Hardware encryption
Info unavailable Automatic backup
Interface Info unavailable USB 3.0
USB 3.0
Info unavailable USB 3.0
Product Description Info unavailable Info unavailable WD My Passport WDBBEP0010BSL - Hard drive - 1 TB - USB 3.0
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Weight 6.8 oz
7.9 oz
6.8 oz
Info unavailable 7.9 oz
Type Info unavailable Info unavailable Hard drive - External hard drive ( Portable )
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Manufacturer Warranty 2 years warranty
2 years warranty
2 years warranty
Info unavailable 2 years warranty
Data Transfer Rate 5.0 Gbps (SuperSpeed USB)
Info unavailable 5.0 Gbps (USB 3.0)
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