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WD Unveils All New My Book External Storage Solutions

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WD today introduced its smaller, sleeker My Book external storage solutions: My Book Home Edition, My Book Office Edition and My Book Essential Edition. Ranging from 320GB to 1TB, the new My Book models were designed with specific users in mind. Home users will appreciate the automatic and continuous backup of their precious memories on the My Book Home Edition. Office users will rely on the remote access and sharing capabilities of the My Book Office Edition. My Book Essential Edition meets the needs of users who seek simple, instant storage.

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I have the older version of the WD My Book. Great HDD, really quite! good product by WD. Good features in the new one also.
 
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Wonder when someone is going to make an exterior USB raid (not 0) box for data backup/storage? Perhaps it's already out there...
 
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I'm thinking about asking for one of these for my birthday; can you install an OS on these?
 
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yes but using an os trough anything but e-sata would prob be slow and your motherboard has to support the booting of usb hdd devices
 

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yes but using an os trough anything but e-sata would prob be slow and your motherboard has to support the booting of usb hdd devices
Theoretically I think you can run any OS through USB you COULD even do it through a flash drive but it would be slow like batou1986 said
 

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that has got to be one of the best looking external storage solutions Ive seen. NICE
 
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i wouldnt use one even if i got it for free. western digital makes the worst hard drives ever! i have 5 die on me so far and i have to put up with the clicking sound this 6th one makes every now and then...