The WD 1TB My Passport Portable External Solid-State Drive is now on sale for $116.99 on Amazon. Although this model starts at $130 at Best Buy, it usually sells for $135 directly from Western Digital. This one still commands a regular price of $230. Aside from a few fleeting decreases to $110, the price we have tracked for this model from Amazon is the greatest value we have found today. This model offers up to 1,050MB/s file transfers, a speed equivalent to most major brands in the field, as well as USB-C and USB-A connectivity choices, in addition to the standard password-enabled 256-bit AES hardware encryption (USB 3.2 Gen 2-compatible). It’s also a wonderful touch to have the shock and vibration resistance in addition to the 6.5-foot drop protection.
Blazing fast NVMe technology with speeds of up to 1050MB/s and write speeds of up to 1000MB/s. Based on reading speed unless otherwise stated. As used for transfer rate, 1 MB/s = one million bytes per second. Based on internal testing performance may vary depending upon the host device, usage conditions, drive capacity, and other factors.
Password-enabled 256-bit AES hardware encryption.
Shock and vibration resistant. Drop resistant up to 6.5ft (1.98m).
Cross Compatible USB 3.2 Gen-2 and USB-C (USB-A for older systems).