Western Digital My Passport Ultra

83
Global
Score
83

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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Engadget Summary

No stranger to the portable hard drive space, Western Digital continues to impress with their My Passport Ultra, offering USB 3.0 speeds in a compact package. Popular Photography said that the My Passport Ultra was "as fast as any other portable drive we've tested" and PC World Australia thought it was "the fastest USB 3.0 drive we’ve tried out." With the drive being built with portability in mind, CNET found the drive "very compact and light," while Laptop Magazine called it "small and attractive." If you're a road warrior who needs some extra storage space that won't weigh your bag down, the My Passport Ultra offers a speedy and compact solution to your mobile workspace.

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Breakdown

Noise
8.0
Portability
8.8
Speed
8.4
Design and form factor
8.0
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Specs

My Passport

Type
Portable hard drive
Storage space
500 GB
Drive type
Platter
USB
yes
FireWire / 1394
no
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Specs

My Passport

Type
Portable hard drive
Storage space
500 GB
Drive type
Platter
USB
yes
FireWire / 1394
no
View Full Specs
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