Quote: Originally Posted by PattiChati
Is this a good usb external hard drive? Does the 5.0 gbps mean it is just a 5 gb drive. I have a 8 gb flash drive. This one is $100
My Passport Essential SE 1 TB External hard drive - 5.0 Gbps (SuperSpeed USB
No, it's not a 5Gb drive, it is a 1 Terabyte drive. Oughta hold many many backups of both files and images.
As a "portable" you pay more than for a Desktop model, and some might argue that 2.5" drives are less robust than 3.5"; I dunno myself.
Anyway if you tell us the make/model of your PC we might advise you a bit better.