Western Digital announces the 120 GB WD Passport Portable USB Drives in India

WD passport portable USB Drive Data storage pioneer and longtime leader in the hard drive industry Western Digital Corp. has shipped the 120 GB WD Passport Portable USB Drives in India. According to the company, the WD passport portable USB Drives can be used with atmost anywhere, you just need to plug-in and store and the best thing is that it requires no special power supply (for most systems).

Crafted with sleek rounded corners and a textured, non-slip rugged protective case, WD Passport Portable USB Drives are prepared with high-performance, low power-consuming, cool and quiet-running WD Scorpio 2.5-inch EIDE hard drives, as well as Data Lifeguard protection, to offer maximum safeguard from data loss.

The drives come in capacities of 40, 60, 80, 100 and 120 GB. Also available is an optional WD Passport carrying case for easily and elegantly carrying the portable hard drives.

WD Passport Portable USB Drives are developed to serve as a digital file briefcase by allowing owners to add extra storage, back up their notebook computers for extra data protection and easily share files between computers. WD Passport Portable USB Drives with 120 GB can store approximately 53 hours of DVD-quality movies or over 30,000 MP3 music files or approximately 34,000 digital photos.

Sharad Srivastava, Director Sales (India and South Asia), Western Digital, said, “The Indian market for storage has become highly evolved as a result of which the demand for external storage has grown as well. As we enter the age of digital cameras and MP3 players, external storage such as the WD Passport are becoming the need of the hour. The WD Passport provides consumers with the flexibility of accessing their information and media files on the go and in a convenient manner.”

The 120 GB WD Passport Portable USB Drives is available through the company’s India distributor Mediaman Infotech for an approximate price of Rs. 9950.