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Western Digital WD Elements Portable - 2Tb

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Western Digital WD Elements Portable - 2Tb
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Excellent Brand
84
Features
Fully-Featured
68
Popularity
A Less Popular Choice
98
Value for Money
Excellent
89
Age
14 Months Old
88
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A staggeringly cheap and relatively new 230g external hard drive, with a great spec.
230g Yes 2TB No Nov 2017
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Western Digital WD Elements Portable - 2Tb Price History

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Representing excellent value for money and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the Western Digital WD Elements Portable - 2Tb number 4 in medium capacity hard drives and number 9 across all external hard drives.

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Kagoo Score
80
Brand Rating
84
Features
98
Value for Money
89
Age

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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 88?

Western Digital is an excellent external hard drive brand.
At over a year old this external hard drive is slightly out of date, and newer external hard drives with more up to date technology are available. View the latest external hard drives 2019.
It has some great features:
Very light
USB powered
Simple, fast and portable
High-capacity in a sleek design
Power up with USB 3.0
Plug-and-play simplicity

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each external hard drive by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age and value for money.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the external hard drive is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec external hard drives come to market, the older external hard drives will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Features

Key Reasons For and Against

Very light
USB powered
Average hard drive capacity
Average data transfer rate
Does not have a Wi-Fi
Does not have an external power adapter
Average Hard Drive Capacity
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The WD Elements Portable - 2Tb's hard drive capacity of 2TB is pretty average compared to most other external hard drive. It is bigger than 55% of all external hard disks when sorted by this feature.

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Average Data Transfer Rate
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The data transfer rate of the WD Elements Portable - 2Tb of 5,000 Mbit/s is pretty average compared to most other external hard disk drives. It is faster than 58% of all external hard disks when ranked by this feature.

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Very Light
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The weights of external hard disks range from 41g to 12kg, and the average weight is 710g. The Western Digital WD Elements Portable - 2Tb's weight of only 230g is lighter than 67% of all external hard disk drives when ranked by this feature.

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USB Powered
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The WD Elements Portable - 2Tb is USB powered. 80% of external hard disks also are USB powered.

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Does Not Have a Wi-Fi

The Western Digital WD Elements Portable - 2Tb does not have a Wi-Fi. 97% of external hard disks also do not have a Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Have an External Power Adapter

The Western Digital WD Elements Portable - 2Tb does not have an external power adapter, although this is within the context that 78% of external harddisks also do not have an external power adapter.

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Value for Money

Value for Money

We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. An external hard drive with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

We have analysed the Western Digital WD Elements Portable - 2Tb, and ranked it:

High-End
This external hard drive has a very high quality score but is very expensive - choose this if you want the best!

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Western Digital WD Elements Portable - 2Tb Release Date

November 2017

When Are Most New Western Digital External Hard Drives Released?

The most common period for new Western Digital external hard drives to be released in is between September and October.

That means that most of the latest Western Digital external hard drive technology was released in within the last 3 months, and now is good time to buy. The biggest month last year for new Western Digital external hard drive releases was September, with eight new Western Digital external hard disk drive released that month. 10 new Western Digital external harddisk were released in March 2017 making it the biggest month that year for new Western Digital external hard drive releases. In October 2016, six new Western Digital external hard drive were released making it the biggest month that year for new Western Digital external hard drive releases.

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How Fast Do Western Digital External Hard Drive Prices Drop After Release?

Most external hard disk drive drop in price by 0% in the first 6 months after release, however Western Digital external hard disk drive tend to depreciate faster.

New Western Digital external hard disks drop in price by an average of 2% in the first 6 months after they wer first released. That means that on a typical Western Digital external hard drive costing £176 you could save on average £3 by waiting 6 months before buying.

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Sorry, we couldn't find any reviews for the Western Digital WD Elements Portable - 2Tb. However we have checked the rating of all Western Digital external hard drives and the average score is 80%.

Western Digital WD Elements Portable - 2Tb Specification

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User Guide
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Weight
USB Powered
Hard Drive Capacity
Ports & Interfaces
Wi-Fi
USB Version
Thunderbolt Technology
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USB Connectivity
USB Connector
Hard Drive
File Format System
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Hard Drive Size
Type
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Operating System Supported (Windows)
USB Data Transfer Rates
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Plug and Play
Power
External Power Adapter
Input Voltage
Bus Power
Bus Powered
Design
LED Indicators
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Operational Conditions
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
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Other Features
Maximum Data Transfer Rate

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

western digital wdbu6y0020bbkeesn

Barcodes

 00718037807591,  00718037855363,  00718037861210,  04058154207628,  07106786729258

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