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WD Passport vs Elements Portable

by barkal_l / April 26, 2009 2:20 AM PDT

I'm in need of a portable drive to use when on the road with only my laptop, but want to avoid the fuss of the bulkier My Book plus the power adapter. However, I can't seem to figure out what the difference between these two lines is. Since they are both 2.5" FF USB-powered drives, I'm stumped --- anything between these two that should sway my decision?

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(NT) How much data do you need while mobile ?
by VAPCMD / April 26, 2009 3:20 AM PDT
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Either would be sufficient capacity-wise
by barkal_l / April 26, 2009 4:35 AM PDT

Probably the 320GB version of the Passport, but the 400GB in the Elements would be nice for headroom.

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