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Western Digital 160GB USB2.0 External Drive - £44.99 delivered (budget storage) !!!

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Western Digital 160GB 7200 RPM USB2.0 Essential External Drive is £44.99 inc Free delivery from Amazon.co.uk Extra storage within budget. 5* rated product !! Manufacturer's Description: Now …
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1d, 6m agoFound 1 decade, 6 months ago
Western Digital 160GB 7200 RPM USB2.0 Essential External Drive is £44.99 inc Free delivery from Amazon.co.uk

Extra storage within budget. 5* rated product !!

Manufacturer's Description: Now it's easy to share pictures, video, music, files and even a printer in your home or office with WD's NetCenter" network hard drive. With just 3 simple steps you're up and running. Just plug in the drive, run the wizard and use WD's EasyLink" utility to set up NetCenter as a local drive on any computer on the network.

Features: Centralise and share data in your home or office | Connect a printer and share it with any computer on the network | Create private, password-protected folders | Back up files from any computer on the network | Connect with both Macintosh and PC computers | Access files any time, from any computer on your network, even when all other computers are off | Connect another external drive to add even more storage
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#1
What you get is this :)

http://images.amazon.com/images/P/B0009F0T0C.01.PT01._SS400_SCLZZZZZZZ_V57123614_.jpg
#2
wow
very cheap
thanks edi
#3
Thank you edi :thumbsup:
#4
Nice find edi :) Paid about this much for 80Gb a year ago...
banned#5
Excellent find. This is exactly what I have been looking for. How do I leave karma?

Could I also ask, does anybody know if this can be ran alongside a desktop on a permenent basis as in costantly powered up? :confused:
#6
The description on this appears wrong. It gives the spec of the WD Netcenter models that incorporate a Ethernet socket to enable them to be used as a network drive - but the specs only list a USB 2.0 socket. Previous buyer reviews don't mention the Network capabilty either.

I think the descriptions have been mixed up. I'm looking for a Network HD to use with my PC and Xbox through an RJ45 connection and I nearly bought this one in error.
#7
it's not edi's fault they mixed the descriptions...

boateng press http://www.hotukdeals.com/forums/images/custom_buttons/reputation.gif to leave reputation
#8
I'm not blaming EDI -Its Amazon's mistake, I'm just trying to help people avoid accidentally ordering the wrong drive.
:thumbsup:
#9
I think the description is incorrect [not edi's fault no].

This is the NetCentre box, clearly marked:

http://www.wdc.com/global/images/products/frnt/wdfNetCenter.jpg

The Amazon one does look like the usual USB2 drive...
#10
boateng
Excellent find. This is exactly what I have been looking for. How do I leave karma?

Could I also ask, does anybody know if this can be ran alongside a desktop on a permenent basis as in costantly powered up? :confused:
If you're just looking to have it plugged into your USB port constantly on, it should be fine...
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#12
Bah, if It had firewire connector, it'd be close to a winner as Mac installation speeds are quick!
#13
Thanks everyone. Sorry, just notice the issue here.

Honestly, I dont know much on the tech side of things. Thanks for clarifying Ray :thumbsup:
#14
It's still a good price for 160Gb Western Digital USB2 :)
#15
Grabbed one. Went through Nectar and got 88 points, worth 44p. Better than nothing :)
#16
I bought this drive over a year ago for about £100. Since then i have had no problems with it. it has been used on a regular basis and is still very quiet.

I would not purchase any other make over western digital as i am so pleased with this drive.:thumbsup:
#17
I take it these drives are unsultable for games?
#18
Thanks for the feedback chrisapplegate :) I recommend Western Digital drives also ;)

quackstar84 This drive is basically a plug and play storage device. If installing games, they would be better on your computers internal hard drive.
#19
Edi

Thanks for this Hard Drive. I purchased one yesterday for my daughter, who has an Acer Laptop from Tesco for £299 which only has a 40Gb Hard Drive......Great machine but this external Hard Drive will give her all the storage she will need.
I bought a Lacie 200 GB Hard Drive a year back and paid £160 for it......mind you still going strong and I leave it on all the time. This comes with the added bonus of free shipping.......a real Bargain.
Thanks

Harry

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