Western Digital has launched its newest external hard drive, the Passport Elite. The latest in the Passport series features and illuminated capacity gauge so users can easily vie how much storage space remains, There is also a drive lock indicator to let users know whether or not their precious data is secure. Another cool feature is the new dock. A grab and go number, users can place the Elite on the dock for fast and convenient synching and charging while using minimal disk space leaving room for all your other essential gadgets.
Available in 320 GB, 500 GB and 640 GB capacities, the slim Elite has a metallic finish that is available in red, blue and charcoal. In addition, the Passport Elite comes with the WD SmartWare software which provides continuous and automatic file backup whenever the drive is connected to the dock. There’s also a customizable control center where micromanagers can run diagnostics, set up security features and toggle anything else their heart desires.
With a three year warranty the Passport is an affordable investment with the 320GB retailing for 9.99, and the 500 and 640GB going for 9.99 and 9.99 respectively.