Excerpt: With my Macbook only containing a 250GB hard drive, I decided to purchase an external hard drive with massive space for as little as possible, to allow me to copy across films, music and pictures that would otherwise take up too much space on my laptop.
Excerpt: There was a time when a few mega bytes was enough storage for all your computing needs, that time is well and truly over. With the digitisation of music, pictures and video our hard-drives are becoming fuller faster than ever.
A great HDD for those wanting alot of space at the cheapest price possible
8 November 2010
Excerpt: Western Digital is known for producing high quality hard drives at competitive prices. At under £60 the 1TB Western Digital Elements external HDD is no exception to this rule. The HDD itself is fairly sturdy, enclosed in a black metal casing with rubber ends at both sides.
Excerpt: Time was when you could backup all of your important files on a blank CD or DVD, but with the advent of digital cameras and iPods in recent years the files stored on our computers have grown in size to such an extent that using blank disks really isn't a practical solution.
A great disk for the price, just needs a few more frills!
8 May 2009
Excerpt: Hard drives have massively dropped in price over the last few years and now the market is settling a bit more and price drops are slowing. The western digital elements 1tb hard drive is one of the few disks to drop below £70 and can be easily purchased from a number of different places including...
Excellent product, i would buy another but i think 3TB is enough for now
8 February 2009
Excerpt: 5 star piece of kit, easily. I have had only one problem, which is fragmentation. This, however, is nothing whatsoever to do with the drive. This is all Microsoft, and can easily be corrected with a number of different pieces of software.
Funktioniert nach viereinhalb Jahren noch einwandfrei
Der Gehetzte, Amazon
11 August 2013
Summary: Ich nutze diese Festplatte nun schon seit viereinhalb Jahren und kann mich (fast) nicht beklagen. Es gab bisher keinen Datenverlust, was das wichtigste Kriterium ist. Die Platte habe ich mit NTFS formatiert und mit TrueCrypt verschlüsselt.
Wer seine Daten braucht sollte in keinem Fall kaufen
S. Kehren, Amazon
27 June 2013
Summary: Ich habe dies 1 TB Festplatte ca. 3 Jahre als Backup Medium in Betrieb gehabt. Die Platte war also nur sporadisch und für den Zeitraum einer Datensicherung in Betrieb. Sonst wurde sie fein säuberlich verwahrt. Es gab also keine großartigen Datenbewegungen auf der Platte.