Western Digital’s latest 160GB external drive is design for storing and backing up large amounts of data required by storage-hungry technologies such as digital cameras, digital video camcorders and MP3 music files as well as the ever increasing amount of existing information on computers. Being portable it is also ideal for archiving valuable data from notebooks and as added data security the external drive can be taken home as a data backup of valuable small business files. Transfer rate is at USB 2.0 standard with the extra advantage of virtually unlimited storage using multiple USB 2.0 external hard drives. The Western Digital USB 2.0 External hard drive is also Mac-compatible. It has a storage capacity of up to 160GB using Western Digital’s 7200rpm Caviar series hard disk drives. The external drives are exclusive to distributors Tech Pacific and Westan.