Western Digital My Passport Pro

86
Global
Score
86

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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Model
2TB

Key Specs

Addressable storage
2 (max) TB
Array types
RAID
USB
no
eSATA
no
FireWire / 1394
no

General

Addressable storage
2 (max) TB
Drive form factor
2.5 inches
Storage interface
Array
Drive insertion
Bare drive

Array types and file systems

Array types
RAID (0, 1, 01) (no) (no) (no) (S.M.A.R.T. compliant)
File system support
HFS+ (Journaled)

Speed

Read speed (max)
233 MBps
Write speed (max)
233 MBps

Connections (to host computer)

USB
no
Thunderbolt
yes (1 port(s))
eSATA
no
FireWire / 1394
no

Memory card reader

Memory card reader
no

Power

Power adapter
Internal
Model
4TB

Key Specs

Addressable storage
4 (max) TB
Array types
RAID
USB
no
eSATA
no
FireWire / 1394
no

General

Addressable storage
4 (max) TB
Drive form factor
2.5 inches
Storage interface
Array
Drive insertion
Bare drive

Array types and file systems

Array types
RAID (0, 1, 01) (no) (no) (no) (S.M.A.R.T. compliant)
File system support
HFS+ (Journaled)

Speed

Read speed (max)
233 MBps
Write speed (max)
233 MBps

Connections (to host computer)

USB
no
Thunderbolt
yes (1 port(s))
eSATA
no
FireWire / 1394
no

Memory card reader

Memory card reader
no

Power

Power adapter
Internal