Editors Liked

  • All-metal frame feels rugged and premium
  • Simple, useful backup software works with non-WD drives and Dropbox
  • Three-year warranty
  • Thin and light aluminum design
  • Built in security and utility features

Editors Didn't Like

  • Not much slimmer than other portable WD drives
  • Pricey versus competing drives
  • Seagate Backup Plus drives are more versatile
  • Below average read and write speeds