WD My Passport 4TB White

In the version: 4TB
In the version:
4TB
WD My Passport 4TB White
4TB
134,99
Temporarily sold out
WD My Passport 2TB White
2TB
92,99
134,99
Temporarily sold out



Key specs

Hard drive type
2.5-inch
Total storage capacity
4 TB
Formatted for operating system
Windows
USB version
USB 3.0
Build quality
Basic

Pros and cons

According to our HDD external hard drive expert
  • Pros:
    Thanks to its 2.5-inch size, this drive is easy to take with you
  • Pros:
    Features USB 3.0 for fast throughput speed.
  • Pros:
    The WD Smartware Pro automatically backs up all your files.
  • Con:
    In order to use the drive with macOS, you'll have to re-format it.
Product Expert HDD external hard drives

Store all your music, photos, and projects on the WD My Passport 4TB White. Connect it to your laptop and transfer all your files to the WD My Passport with USB 3.0. You can easily transfer a 2GB file in 10 seconds. Use USB to connect the Passport to your laptop or PC and get started straight away. Want to make backups? With the help of the WD SmartWare Pro software, this is done automatically. You can decide whether you want to have it done constantly in the background, or at fixed times. If you want to store your files securely, just use the WD Security Software to protect them with a password, so that no one can access your private files.


Included by default

  • Manual
  • USB cable


Rating

Rating per section

Reliability
Review score 5 out of 5 stars
10
Speed
Review score 5 out of 5 stars
10
Sound production
Review score 5 out of 5 stars
10
Price-quality ratio
Review score 5 out of 5 stars
10

Most helpful reviews

Most helpful reviews

  • Review score 5 out of 5 stars
    5 / 5 stars
    10/10
"Great portability with good performance"
In the version: 4 TB

By Bar Lerer on 11 August 2019

  • Pros:
    Large volume
  • Pros:
    Use USB power
  • Con:
    Not USB-C

I use it for expansion for my PS4, works like a charm, games perform well. Relies on its own power so no need for another power outlet and uses micro-USB 3.0.

Great portability with good performance

Review score 5 out of 5 stars
5 / 5 stars
10
  • Pros:
    Large volume
  • Pros:
    Use USB power
  • Con:
    Not USB-C

I use it for expansion for my PS4, works like a charm, games perform well. Relies on its own power so no need for another power outlet and uses micro-USB 3.0.

Bar Lerer | 11 August 2019 | In the version: 4 TB

Most helpful reviews

Most helpful reviews

  • Review score 5 out of 5 stars
    5 / 5 stars
    10/10
"Great portability with good performance"
In the version: 4 TB

By Bar Lerer on 11 August 2019

  • Pros:
    Large volume
  • Pros:
    Use USB power
  • Con:
    Not USB-C

I use it for expansion for my PS4, works like a charm, games perform well. Relies on its own power so no need for another power outlet and uses micro-USB 3.0.

Great portability with good performance

Review score 5 out of 5 stars
5 / 5 stars
10
  • Pros:
    Large volume
  • Pros:
    Use USB power
  • Con:
    Not USB-C

I use it for expansion for my PS4, works like a charm, games perform well. Relies on its own power so no need for another power outlet and uses micro-USB 3.0.

Bar Lerer | 11 August 2019 | In the version: 4 TB

Specifications

Product

Product number
743969
Manufacturer code
WDBYFT0040BWT-WESN
Brand
Western Digital
Warranty
3 years
Warranty type
Carry-in warranty

Memory properties

Total storage capacity
4 TB
Cache memory
8 MB
Hard drive type
2.5-inch
HDD's RPM
5400 rpm
Formatted for operating system
Windows
Safety class
Mid-range

Functions

Shockproof
No
Dustproof
No
On/off switch
No
Backup feature
Yes
Protected memory (USB)
Yes
Protection type (USB)
Data encryption, Password
Data encryption
Software encryption
Recommended for use
Making a backup, Save photos and videos

Physical properties

Width
8,2 cm
Depth
11 cm
Height
2,2 cm
Weight
250 g
Color
White
Material
Plastic
Build quality
Basic

Other properties

Energy-efficient
No
Power supply type
Via a different product

Connectors and connections

FireWire
No
Thunderbolt connector
No
SATA connector type
S-ATA (III)
Type of USB port
Standard USB-A
USB port
Yes