WD My Passport Essential 500GB reviews

40 customer reviews

This hard drive is a good all rounder.

£94 at 1 retailer out of 419 retailers checked

9.0 out of 10 based on 40 reviews.
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Silvan, London Heavy media user

Score 2.0/10
Good points:
Password
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 2.0
Performance 6.0
Reliability 5.0
Capacity 1.0
Value for money 1.0
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Confirmed purchase: 28 Sep 2012

philip, worthing

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
Does what it says on the box.I can transfer files with ease from Windows 7 64bit and XP.Installation easy.
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 10.0
Design 10.0
Compatibility 10.0
Performance 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 28 Apr 2012

Nick, London Young professional

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
Small, sturdy, fast
Bad points:
Limited options for syncing with computer
Overall rating 8.0
Design 9.0
Compatibility 7.0
Performance 9.0
Value for money 8.0
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Confirmed purchase: 21 Apr 2012

Sue, Bracknell Retired

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
For someone like myself who is of the older generation it was very easy and quick to use.
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 10.0
Performance 10.0
Reliability 10.0
Capacity 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 20 Aug 2012

Luke, .

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Small and durable
Bad points:
None so far
Overall rating 9.0
Performance 10.0
Reliability 8.0
Capacity 8.0
Value for money 9.0
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Confirmed purchase: 09 Oct 2012

Elaine, Wigan Retired

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
Small, neat perfect for store of pics and files. Did exactly what it said it would. Easy to set up just att. and go. Very pleased.
Bad points:
no bad poiyetnts as
Overall rating 10.0
Performance 10.0
Reliability 10.0
Capacity 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 08 Oct 2012

Confirmed purchaser

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Does everything I need
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 9.0
Design 10.0
Compatibility 10.0
Performance 10.0
Value for money 9.0
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Confirmed purchase: 07 May 2012

Product Features

Hard disk capacity (Gigabytes) 500
Interface USB 2.0

Also known as: My Passport Essential, WD 500GB My Passport Essential USB, WD My Passport Essential

 

Manufacturer's Description

My Passport portable drives are the world’s best selling drives. There’s a reason. We’ve been making hard drives for 20 years and we know how to protect your data.
A single drive with universal compatibility today and next-generation speed for tomorrow. Use it with USB 2.0 now and step up to USB 3.0 speed when you’re ready.
Lightweight, stylish and easy to carry, this drive is powered directly from the USB port on your PC. No separate power supply is needed.
You can enjoy the movies, music and photos you store on this drive on your TV.


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