WD My Passport Ultra REVIEW

Date : 2015-04-20
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WD My Passport Ultra 1TB Version REVIEW

 

WD My Passport Ultra

The small external USB3.0 HDD from Western Digital is lightweight and fast, stripped down to just the housing with the disk in it and a short USB3.0 cable. It runs very stable and is the perfekt harddrive for fast backups or schlepp your files around with you.

SPECS & FEATURES

  • USB3.0 connection
  • Capacities: 500MB, 1TB, 1.5TB, 2TB
  • Automatic Cloud Backup
  • Password Protection & Hardware encryption
  • NTFS preformatted, can be reformatted for Mac
  • Software on HDD: Software WD SmartWarePro (can be deleted from HDD)
  • Colors: black, red, blue, titanium
  • Weight: 159 g
  • Size: 8,2 x 1,5 x 11 cm

BENCHMARKS

In a quick benchmark test the WD My Passport Ultra with 1TB capacity sports a 110 MByte/s read and write speed when tested with CrystalDiskMark v3.0. The test ran on a Windows 7 x64 machine with 32GB RAM.

WD My Passport Ultra benchmark in CrystalDiskMark

Another Test with ATTO Disk Benchmark below.

ATTO Bench

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By PJZ

Filmmaker and Electronics Gadget Specialist with background in 3D-Animation and Compositing based in Vienna, Austria.

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