Las Vegas (NV) – Western Digital has refreshed its popular Passport portable USB drive line with higher capacity drives. The renamed My Passport Essential will now have 320 gigabytes of capacity and is currently available in stores for $200.
Picture of the My Passport Essential drive on the right (black) and the green Passport Portable drive on the left
Western Digital will still sell its lower capacity 250 GB Passport Portable drives for $170. Those drives are available in black, white, red, green and pink. All of these drives are bus powered and don’t require an external power adapter.