Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. The wavy bevels also make for a better grip. Thank you for standing behind your product and doing the right thing I will purchase more drives from you in the future because of your actions today. Amazon.com will not accept returns of any desktop or notebook computer more than 30 days after you receive the shipment. However, the random write and read speeds will be slower depending on file, interface, and other factors. PLEASE! However, at no time, will it ever affect our rankings or judgment of the product(s) in discussion or under evaluation. It features a groove on the front that differentiates it from the rest. WD’s My Passport 4TB mobile USB 3.0 drive lets you stuff a lot of data in your pocket without emptying it of cash. Required fields are marked *. BEWARE! WD informed us that the colors are simply to entice buyers, however. I contacted Western Digital and a new was being sent however data recovery is not normally part of the warranty. So we build the drive inside to our demanding requirements for durability, shock tolerance and long-term reliability. The My Passport portable hard drive is trusted to store the massive amounts of photos, videos and music you love. As such, some of the links on this page may earn us a commission when you click thru and purchase from the associated partner, like Amazon. firstname.lastname@example.org. All models come with a three-year warranty. Read this before purchasing this item. Formatted for Windows Formatted NTFS and compatible with Windows 10, 8.1 and 7. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. I spent over $100.00 for this item, and it worked 4 times over a couple of months. WD quality inside and out We know your data is important to you. Equipped with WD Backup software so you can automatically back up photos, videos, music and documents. While other portable SSD and hdd drives such as Toshiba’s Canvio Basics External Hard Drive offer only a 1 year warranty, the WD My Passport comes with a 3 year limited warranty. An excellent bargain. If 4TB is not enough storage, then you should check out the Seagate STGY80000 External Hard Drive that offers 8TB of storage space. It’s approximately 4.25 inches long, 3.1 inches wide, and weighs around 8 ounces. WD 4TB Black My Passport Portable External Hard Drive - USB 3.0 - WDBYFT0040BBK-WESN, Auto backup with Included WD Backup Software, Password Protection with hardware encryption, USB 3.0 port; USB 2.0 compatible; System Compatibility: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7; Requires reformatting for Mac OS X operating system. Most portable hard drives feature pocketable and lightweight design. Free up space on your internal drive by transferring files to your WD Elements and get your PC moving again. This item: WD 4TB Black My Passport Portable External Hard Drive - USB 3.0 - WDBYFT0040BBK-WESN $179.90 In Stock. I arrived to realise these days that the speeds on it are very slow. Perfectly paired with WD Backup software and password protection, the My Passport drive helps keep your files safe. Incredible customer service from Western Digital A++, Reviewed in the United States on April 25, 2017. I bought 3 motnhs ago a WD My Passport 4TB. There was a problem completing your request. The drive stopped being detected in under three months. Please try your search again later. Shame on me for purchasing yet another inferior WD product. It works with both Windows and Mac PC. I have had WD HDD in the past and this works just as stated. If you're paying MSRP (about $5 to $20 more), it’s a somewhat trickier decision whether to give up the 10MBps to 20MBps of sustained throughput offered by other drives. The WD My Passport 4TB hard drive is a portable storage device with excellent features such as hardware encryption and USB 3.0 interface. Unable to add item to List. It can be used as a storage or backup device with fast transfer speeds. In short, we’ll always remain objective and find you the best products regardless of any monetary incentive. Then we protect the drive with a durable enclosure designed for style and protection. With up to 4TB, you can take the massive amounts of photos, music and videos you love wherever you go, and have plenty of room for other important documents, too. It’s approximately 4.25 inches long, 3.1 inches wide, and weighs around 8 ounces. The My Passport is also available in $60 1TB, $80 2TB, and $100 3TB capacities, with the 1TB version being about 0.2 inch thinner and 2 ounces lighter. We started off the review with a mild warning about the My Passport 4TB’s tepid performance with large files, and indeed it falls about 10MBps short of average. That’s six in all: one for every weekday, plus another for the weekend. Got it all filled with media content. List of all WD firmware and software available for download. PogoPlug NAS Adapter (converts any hard drive to a NAS works with a USB hub). Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. Still, CrystalDiskMark shows a clear drop-off from Seagate’s products (the company owns LaCie) when it comes to sequential throughput.