New portable drive for WDTV Live SMP

Hi All,

I posted a little while ago, saying I needed more capacity and never actually got round to getting anything, so here I am again. 

Is there any difference between the types of USB HDD, for example, the following 3

Which would you recommend for connecting to a WD Live SMP?



All of the drives you have listed should work with the WD TV Live SMP.

It will be a matter of deciding what features you want.

If you are looking for portability, then the My Passport models will be your best bet.

For a complete list of the supported drives please see the link bellow:

List of compatible devices for the WD TV Live Hub Media Center and WD TV Live Streaming Media Playe

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Thanks for the response.

Without being too technical, what are the advantages for the more expensive drives?  All I want it to do is be plugged into my WDTV Live SMP and hold lots of video files.