Pros

  • Superior hardware design
  • Slick case that holds cord

Cons

  • Preloaded software lacks CD

At A Glance

Very stylish portable drive comes preloaded with file syncing and encryption software.

Manufacturer’s Description

Pack up your office files and take them home. Carry thousands of songs or pictures. These drives are simple to use, light and easy to carry, and require no power adapter, they are powered directly through the USB cable

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.westerndigital.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number WDXMS1200TN
Inventory Number 25399
Storage
Drive size 120.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 5400.0 RPM
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces USB 2.0
USB 2.0 Yes
Included Software
Included Software
  • Google Desktop Search tool
  • WD Installer on drive
  • Google Toolbar search bar
  • WD Sync software v5.6074
  • Picasa photo organizer
General
Buffer Size 8.0 MB
Hardware
Installation Kit Hardware
  • attached rubber piece that protects parts
  • Case with pocket for cable
  • USB 2.0 Cable

Performance

PC World Test Center
Interface tested USB 2.0
Performance
Primary Volume - Virus Scan 226.65
External Read - Files and Folders 137.92
External Read - Large File 107.49
Primary Volume - Windows File Search 118.02
External Write - Files and Folders 212.76
External Write - Large File 132.84
Test Version 2.0