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320GB Western Digital MyBook external drive $89

Posted By: spodosaurus, posted 2008/12/07 00:22
Netplus Osborne Park (and online) is selling the Western Digital MyBook 320GB external drive for just $89. Stocks are limited so dispatch may be delayed if coming from the distributor rather than Netplus stock. This is a 3.5" based external drive, not the smaller 2.5" (laptop) style of external drive that can run on usb only.
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  • admin2008/12/08 09:14:20
    From what I've seen the mybooks are pretty reasonable drives - I was tempted to get one when I first got a 500 gig backup but chose omega instead. Much of a muchness really.
  • jackyblue2008/12/08 13:24:17
    Excuse my ignorance ... but what do you do with an external drive? Is it like a portable one or a backup?
  • spodosaurus2008/12/08 15:00:02
    JackyBlue
    Excuse my ignorance ... but what do you do with an external drive? Is it like a portable one or a backup?


    With the smaller, usb powered 2.5" based external drives those are good for being portable and/or for backups.

    With the 3.5" based external drives, I only use them for backups.
  • admin2008/12/08 19:37:23
    JackyBlue;74314
    Excuse my ignorance ... but what do you do with an external drive? Is it like a portable one or a backup?


    3.5"s are more luggable than portable, cheaper than the 2.5's and generally larger capacity. They are typically powered by their own brick whereas a good chunk of the 2.5's are USB powered.
  • jackyblue2008/12/09 14:49:38
    Thanks for the info. :xmas8:

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