Product Comparison: Western Digital My Passport Wireless vs Seagate Wireless Plus


General Specifications
Brand
Western Digital
Seagate
Model
My Passport Wireless
Wireless Plus
Origin
China
China
About the Product
My Passport wireless is the one drive for all your devices. Life goes faster with no strings attached. Save images and files from all your devices to this single portable drive. Free up space on your tablet and smartphone.
With Seagate Wireless Plus, you can enjoy your media and access your files without wires or the Internet. This mobile storage device broadcasts its own Wi-Fi network, so you can wirelessly stream your media.
Key Specs
Storage Drive Type
HDD
HDD
Capacity
1000 GB
2000 GB
What customers say about "Key Specs"
Western Digital My Passport Wireless 1TB Portable External Hard Drive
  • I like this product for its capacity and being wireless.
  • This unit performed flawlessly. This drive works well and has lot of space.
  • With 1TB capacity it is capable to carry all my music, pictures, videos. Installation is easy and the W-LAN is stable.
  • There are huge capacity, but loading the music/movies is very fast with the USB 3.0 function.
  • The downside is that it's a little big/heavy for its capacity and it doesn't automatically back up files.
Seagate Wireless Plus 1TB Portable Hard Drive with Built-in WiFi
  • Very good looking drive, strong, capacious and well built. It's as tall as an iPhone 5S, but about 50% wider.
  • So far I have had no real issues with this unit. Full of space and high speed.
  • Massive Amount of Storage Space. Highly recommend.
  • One of the biggest strengths of this reasonably small portable hard drive is that it has a gargantuan amount of space.
  • It's a very nice looking item and serves its basic purpose as an external hard drive. It transfers files quickly and has plenty of space.
Size & Weight
Color
Black
Gray
Height
0.96 in.
0.8 in.
Width
5 in.
5 in.
Depth
3.39 in.
3.5 in.
Weight
0.6 lbs.
0.6 lbs.
Features
Type
Portable
Portable
OS Compatibility
Mac OS X, Windows Vista or higher
Windows XP or higher, Mac OS 10.6 or higher
Interfaces
USB 3.0, SD Card slot, Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi, USB 3.0
Backup Function
Yes
Yes
Extras
Wirelessly connect with up to 8 devices at a time, Password protection, DAS mode lock
Synchronizes with Dropbox and Google Drive, Streams up to three different HD movies to three devices at the same time, Connects throughout your home to DLNA devices
What customers say about "Features"
Western Digital My Passport Wireless 1TB Portable External Hard Drive
  • It has an SD card "plug" which I leave in just for a little extra security in terms of not getting debris inside it.
  • It automatically copied only the new photos. We shoot in JPEG and RAW at the same time. It copied both images.
  • Once the files are copied to the Passport, you can review them on your IPad at full screen with their App. Love this device.
  • Slow WiFi Performance and SD Card Copies. Disappointed with this device.
  • I connected to my computer via wireless and changed the network name and added a password. After that I could never connect via my Android.
Seagate Wireless Plus 1TB Portable Hard Drive with Built-in WiFi
  • Loading files is drag and drop simple. This is great for time saving.
  • In remote environments you can connect your tablet, phone or computer to the device directly.
  • You can connect the device to an existing wifi connection and have access to all of your files in the device while maintaining internet connectivity.
  • The idea of a drive I could use while being crammed on a plane wirelessly was ideal.
  • The official Seagate Media App is awful. It's a nightmare to use if you have a large media collection.
Included
Number Of Drives
1
1
Software
WD SmartWare
Mobile App
Additional Accessories
Compact USB wall charger
Power
Power Supply
Built-in rechargeable battery
Built-in rechargeable battery
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
2 year(s)
2 year(s)
Certifications
CE, FCC
CE, FCC
Other Information
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