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Western Digital Hard Drive Makes Clicking Noise

Western Digital Hard Drive Makes Clicking Noise wd clicking

There are three major reasons for a Western Digital hard drive to start clicking. Modern disk drives are complex devices and while usually last three or more years they do fail at some point. Like others, Western Digital hard drives have seen great improvements in recent years achieving greater speeds and storage capacities. Today these […]

WD My Passport Pro: Well-designed portable RAID

WD My Passport Pro: Well-designed portable RAID WD Passport Pro

One thing is noticeable about Western Digital’s My Passport Pro – “portable raid” hard drive, its size and weight. The 2TB version we received to retrieve data from has a pair of 2.5-inch 5400-rpm drives, pre-configured in a RAID 0 for the greatest capacity and speed. It’s portable, but nowhere as portable as Seagate’s Backup […]