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82
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There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
82

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

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PC Mag says:

A solid pocket hard drive, the WD My Passport Essential SE is fast and capacious. If you have a need for 1TB of portable storage that's future-proofed, get this drive.
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User Reviews

80
Síorghlas ComputerPro
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
90
Sean O'Sullivan
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
60
Flavio Silva
The software that comes with it is just a crap. They should remake that Smartware...read more
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74
Average Critic Score

Noise

90
 

Speed

72
 

Design and form factor

80
 

Portability

84
 

Durability

60
 

How It Stacks Up

82

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Critic

78
 

User

60
 

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82
 

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90
 

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78
 

User

87
 
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