Western Digital WDBAAA5000ABKWM: User Reviews

 

By Posted 16 Nov 2010, 09:40

If you are currently in need of a portable storage facility to keep all of your personal files and media in one easy-to-access place, you might want to check out one of the cheapest and most popular drives on the market at the moment.

Western Digital are one of the leading brands of external hard drives, and we have some information on the 500GB WD My Passport Hard Drive, which can be identified by it’s model number – WDBAAA5000ABKWM.

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This hard drive can be bought for around $70-$120 at the moment, but it is very likely that you’ll find this particular model discounted during the busy shopping period which kicks off next week. It is plug and play compatible, and also comes with a visual backup control center and hardware encryption and password encryption facilities.

If you are interested in picking up this particular model, you are advised to read some reviews for it first. You’ll be pleased to know that there are almost 300 user reviews over at Amazon, with consumers giving their honest thoughts on the device, and whether it is a definite purchase, or an item to avoid.

Take a look at the reviews over at Amazon here, you’ll find them towards the bottom of the page.

If any of you already own one of these hard drives, let us know your thoughts on it. Would you recommend it for others to buy, or do you regret your purchase?