Solid drive with a good warranty and reasonable capacity.
D. Clements, Amazon
22 February 2015
Summary: This has been a very reliable drive, with a caveat. My first drive, which was a replacement for the OE 250GB drive in the Late-2008 MacBook Pro, began failing two months after I purchased it. Thankfully it was not a complete loss, and WD was very responsive to replace the unit.
Summary: I had other WD drives before and either the built quality is bad or I was just unlucky. The drive failed within 2 years. I replaced it with a Seagate that was much larger and seems more reliable.
Summary: This is the second internal hard drive I have purchased from Western Digital and is the second one that has failed both worked for about a year or so and then the "clicking" came and apparently that means it is no longer any good due to an internal failure. unfortunate.
Summary: This drive died within about 2 years of ordinary use (bad sectors, and files getting corrupted during any large file transfer). I had bought this to use as a backup drive in an enclosure, and it failed just as fast or faster than the one that came with my Lenovo ThinkPad (for which SMART reported...
Nanette Traband "BS Liberal Studies, Minor English Literature, Expertise Death Grief & Bereavement Support", Amazon
5 January 2014
Summary: This was the only thing on myy son's wish lilst this year (usually it is all books, movies, & TV shows) and he did get things besides this. But this he really wanted and with which he was very pleased!! Though he wasn't very suprised on Christmas morning, I could read the joy on his face.
Summary: Works great and was easy to install-- with help from the internet, some small screwdrivers, and guidance from a knowledgable friend. Now my very old laptop is still usable for years to come. (It's a 17" Macbook, which they don't make anymore; drat!)