Pros

  • Fast
  • Up to 2TB of capacity
  • Good software bundle

Cons

  • Stodgy looking

At A Glance

If looks aren't paramount, you'd be hard pressed to find a better portable drive than the My Passport. It has plenty of capacity and top-notch performance.

Manufacturer’s Description

Automatic backup.WD’s automatic, continuous backup software works quietly in the background to help protect your data using minimal PC resources. Whenever you add or change a file, it’s instantly backed up.

Performance

USB 3.0 Performance - PCWorld
Write 10GB Folder 96.2   MB per second
Read 10GB Folder 211.2   MB per second
Write 10GB File 111.5   MB per second
Read 10GB File 247.6   MB per second