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Western Digital WDBM1M0040BBK-WESN

Western Digital WDBM1M0040BBK-WESN
88
Brand Rating
Excellent Brand
88
Features
Fully-Featured
91
Value for Money
Excellent
92
Age
7 Months Old
86
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A recently released and very cheap 230g external hard drive, good for ALL the cat pictures. It is USB powered and has a hard drive capacity of 4TB.
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Western Digital WDBM1M0040BBK-WESN Price History

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Released just 7 months ago and representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Western Digital WDBM1M0040BBK-WESN number 10 in high capacity hard drives and number 25 across all external hard drives.

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Kagoo Score
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Brand Rating
89
Features
91
Value for Money
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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 86?

Western Digital is an excellent external hard drive brand.
With it being less than a year since it was released by Western Digital, this external hard drive features some of the latest external hard drive technology.
It has some great features:
Bigger than average hard drive capacity
USB powered
Portable gaming storage
Expand your ps4 gaming experience
Play anywhere
Fast and easy setup
Portable and sleek design with high capacity
Wd reliability

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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Key Reasons For and Against

Bigger than average hard drive capacity
USB powered
Average data transfer rate
Average weight
Bigger Than Average Hard Drive Capacity
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The average hard drive capacity of all external hard drives is 3.2TB, with the smallest being 1GB and the biggest being 64TB. The WDBM1M0040BBK-WESN's hard drive capacity of 4TB is bigger than 74% of all external hard drives when ordered by this feature.

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Average Data Transfer Rate
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The Western Digital WDBM1M0040BBK-WESN's data transfer rate of 5,000 Mbit/s is fairly standard compared to most other external hard drives. It is in the fastest 48% of all external hard drives when sorted by this feature.

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The weight of the WDBM1M0040BBK-WESN of 230g is fairly typical compared to most other external hard drives. It is heavier than 64% of all external hard disks when ordered by this feature.

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USB Powered
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The Western Digital WDBM1M0040BBK-WESN is USB powered, as are 80% of external hard drives.

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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 WDBM1M0040BBK-WESN, and ranked it:

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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 WDBM1M0040BBK-WESN Release Date

September 2018

As one of the newer external harddisks, this Western Digital external hard drive features Western Digital's latest external hard drive technology.

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When Are Most New Western Digital External Hard Disks Released?

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

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. In January 2018, five new Western Digital external hard drives were released making it the biggest month that year for new Western Digital external hard drive releases. The biggest month in 2017 for new Western Digital external hard drive releases was March, with 10 new Western Digital external hard disks released that month. Six new Western Digital external hard drives were released in October 2016 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 harddisk drop in price by 1% in the first 6 months after release, however Western Digital external hard disks tend to depreciate faster.

In the first 6 months after release, Western Digital external hard disk drive drop in price by 5% on average. If you are prepared to wait then you could save an average of £9 on a typical £173 new Western Digital external hard drive by waiting 6 months before buying.

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Sorry, we couldn't find any reviews for the Western Digital WDBM1M0040BBK-WESN. However we have checked the rating of all Western Digital external hard drives and the average score is 87.3%.

Western Digital WDBM1M0040BBK-WESN Specification

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Manufacturer Part Numbers

western digital wdbm1m0040bbkwesn, western digital playstation1su

Barcodes

 00718037865409

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