Western Digital Introduces MyPassport Go SSD Portable Drive

Western Digital has introduced a new MyPassport Go SSD drive for mobile videographers and photographers.

Western Digital said the portable SSD features a rugged case that comes in blue or yellow. The rubber bumpers allow for a 6.5 foot drop resistance. Read speeds are rated at up to 400MB/s which according to the manufacturer makes the MyPassport Go SSD 2.5x faster than conventional drives.

An integrated USB 3.0 cable is on board for easy connection to a Mac or PC. The drive comes with an automatic backup software for Windows and is also compatible with Apple's Time Machine.

My Passport Go is available now for $90 for 500GB and $170 for 1TB.

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