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8.2
21 reviews
7.0
PC Mag Nov 30, 2012

The WD My Book (4TB) desktop-class external hard drive is a basic, large-capacity drive. It's what you need if you're a compulsive video downloader, photograph everything you do, or need to keep every MP3 you own in one place.

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8.0
CNET AU Sep 30, 2011

If you've set yourself up with a USB 3.0 connection, the My Book Essential is a decent desktop drive to complement it, and shows promise for the interface in the times ahead.

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7.0
roblawton roblawton

Handy little thing, a typical Western Digital MyBook if you ask me. Hopefully the 2TB I got will last longer than my older 1TB from a couple of years back. I partitioned it right down the middle, 1TB for Time Machine and 1TB for iTunes and so far, everything's running nice and smoothly!...

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10
Gigabyte Gigabyte

I normally buy Seagate but this was a great deal on BestBuy.com! Western Digital My Book Essential 2 TB USB 3.0/2.0 Desktop External Hard Drive WDBACW0020HBK-NESN

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