Western Digital My Passport Essential 250GB reviews

115 customer reviews

+ This external hard drive scores high on portability. - It scores very poorly on how easy to set-up.

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8.8 out of 10 based on 115 reviews.
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Confirmed purchaser Experienced computer user

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Attractive design,easy to use,good value
Bad points:
Slightly frustrating to have to reformat to NTFS, ideally would be sold in this format in my opinion but not a big deal
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 7.0
Capacity 9.0
Durability 9.0
Portability 8.0
Value for money 9.0
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Confirmed purchase: 09 Oct 2009

Confirmed purchaser

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
It's very portable and fast.
Bad points:
Does not tolerate small moves during operation.
Overall rating 8.0
Ease of use 9.0
Capacity 7.0
Durability 7.0
Portability 9.0
Value for money 8.0
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Confirmed purchase: 08 Oct 2009

Dave, Brighton

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
No power supply required. Powered from the USB port.
Bad points:
Scratches easily, so make sure you buy a clam shell case for it.
Overall rating 10.0
Ease of use 10.0
Capacity 8.0
Durability 8.0
Portability 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 07 Oct 2009

Confirmed purchaser

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Size
Ease of use
Bad points:
None
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 8.0
Capacity 8.0
Durability 8.0
Portability 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 06 Oct 2009

Darren, Edinburgh

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
Light, quiet, easy to use and portable
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 8.0
Ease of use 10.0
Capacity 8.0
Durability 7.0
Portability 9.0
Value for money 7.0
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Confirmed purchase: 03 Oct 2009

Confirmed purchaser

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
easy to use, small light and very portable
Bad points:
nothing so far!!!
Overall rating 10.0
Ease of use 9.0
Capacity 10.0
Durability 7.0
Portability 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 01 Oct 2009

tim,

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
Looks good
Bad points:
No case
Overall rating 8.0
Ease of use 8.0
Capacity 8.0
Durability 8.0
Portability 10.0
Value for money 8.0
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Confirmed purchase: 01 Oct 2009

Product Features

Hard disk capacity (Gigabytes) 320
 
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