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Expert reviews of HGST / Hitachi Touro Mobile Pro USB3
Review score distribution (out of 47 reviews)
  • 90-100:
    5
  • 75-89:
    12
  • 65-74:
    5
  • 0-64:
    2
  • Unrated:
    23
79
out of 100
  • Attractive, Slimline design, 3GB cloud storage included
  • No FireWire interface, Needs to be reformatted for Macs
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Testseek.co.uk has collected 47 expert reviews for HGST / Hitachi Touro Mobile Pro USB3 and the average expert rating is 79 of 100. The average score reflects the expert community’s view on this product. Click below and use Testseek.co.uk to see all ratings, product awards and conclusions.
Source
Excerpt
Award
Score
2012-08-31
Excerpt:  USB 3.0 allows external hard drives to realize their performance potential. Each of the three external USB 3.0-based 2.5” disks we're reviewing also excels in some other discipline. We study these specialties up close: speed, capacity, and durability. ...
Score
-


2011-10-28
Bottomline:  It's hard to stand out in a crowded market such as this, but the Touro Mobile Pro provides good performance and features at a competitive price and will make a good companion for any laptop PC. ...
Score
80%


2011-10-01
Excerpt:  A trip to a Central London hotel, which used to be a multi-storey car park, introduced me to a new product from Hitachi and gave me the opportunity to see the ET movie. ...
Score
68%


2011-09-26
Bottomline:  The Touro Mobile Pro is a good value hard disk and online storage combo, although the online storage service needs refinement ...
Score
80%


2011-08-16
Bottomline:  A fast, affordable, and neatly designed backup device ...
Score
80%


2011-08-09
Good:  Attractive, slimline design; 3GB cloud storage included
Bad:  No FireWire interface; needs to be reformatted for Macs
Score
80%


2011-06-15
Bottomline:  Hitachi's Touro Mobile Pro Portable Drive is a fast 500GB external drive with a 7200rpm spin speed and a USB 3.0 interface. It ships with easy-to-use back up software, which is well suited to anyone who knows they should back up their data but don't kn...
Score
80%


2014-07-03
Good:  Build Quality, Design, Size, Performance, Temperatures
Bad:  Price (For Some)
Bottomline:  Having spent quite a few years testing Hitachi GST products (now HGST) whenever i get to test one of their latest HDDs i pretty much know what to expect in terms of reliability and performance and the same goes for their Touro Mobile Pro line since it's b...
Score
-


2014-07-03
Good:  Build Quality, Design, Top Performance, Size, 3GB Free Cloud Storage, Price (For Some)
Bad:  None
Bottomline:  Only two words come to mind after finishing all tests with the TOURO MOBILE PRO 1TB and those words are amazing performance. I don't know how else to describe the recorded performance gap between the MOBILE TOURO PRO and all the other PHDs in our charts, ...
Score
-


2014-04-16
Good:  Reasonably speedy, thanks to 7,200rpm drive, 3GB of cloud storage included
Bad:  Larger than competing portable drives, All-plastic shell
Bottomline:  The Touro Mobile Pro is attractive and affordable, but its plastic body and simple software reduce its appeal versus like-priced, smaller portable drives that are just as quick. ...
Score
60%


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