By Hanleigh Daniels 5 August 2013


External hard-drives remain the stars of the backup and storage show. WD's My Passport HDD delivers an extra helping of portability to these type of devices, but how does it fare in other areas?
Stylish and very portable drive; quick transfer speeds when connected to Superspeed port; data backup software; password protection and data encryption software tools; and software for both Windows and Mac.
Very expensive for a 500 GB USB 3.0 portable HDD, but not much else.
If data transfer speed, design, portability, and useful software are your main motivating factors in buying a portable HDD, as opposed to its pricetag, than the My Passport Ultra from Western Digital will tick all your requirement boxes.

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