Western Digital My Passport X Gaming Hard Drive Review: A Pricey Delight for Xbox Gamers

Western Digital is known for its word class external storage solutions and has been making ultimate storage solutions such as My Passport Ultra and My Passport Wireless. However, this time, WD has decided to rejoice Xbox Gamers with its My Passport X hard drive. It is designed to fulfil the essential storage expansion need of gamers. It is available in black color with 2TB storage capacity on Amazon at 9,538 INR.

Box Contents:

  1. Hard Drive Unit
  2. USB Cable
  3. User Guide

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WD My Passport X ditches the backup software that often comes with external storage devices. Specifically designed for gamers, My Passport X is compatible with Xbox One console or a PC.

It’s sleek, and portable design is an ideal companion for your Xbox One or Xbox 360. It is only 231g heavy and 0.83mm thick. It empowers you to take and share your gaming lifestyle with friends on their console.

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It is a plug-n-play device with USB 3.0 compatibility. You don’t have to uninstall the games just to play one new game; you just need to connect this device with you Xbox and within 60 seconds you get extended storage capacity.

Provided USB cable is not long, but that doesn’t bother as it doesn’t require a separate power supply, just plug in the Xbox’s USB port and it is ready. First and foremost, its gaming portability, you can plug it in your friend’s Xbox without having to re-download. But, you must be logged into your Xbox live account.

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According to WD, it has room for up to 50 Xbox games and 250 Xbox 360 games. The number are based on
Connecting My Passport Ultra to your Xbox is like experiencing lightning quick gaming due to its USB 3.0 compatibility. Of course, it does support USB 2.0 ports as it is compatible with Xbox 360.

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Considering the importance of your data, WD designs hard drives for durability with shock tolerance and long-term reliability. You also get peace of mind with its 2 years limited warranty.

Pricing is on a bit higher end, so it may not be the cheapest option if you look at the counterparts, but it is optimized and designed primarily for Xbox one and Xbox 360. WD My Passport X in an ultimate option to expand your gaming experience without losing your favourite games just because of space crisis.

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