Western Digital My Passport Essential 500GB Portable Hard Drive w/ USB 3.0 Interface- PC & Mac Compatible!
With 500GB of space for storage, the Western Digital My Passport Essential has plenty of room to backup your valuable data and media files. Small and lightweight the My Passport Essential is easily portable and always ready to use. So what does 500GB of storage give you? How about up to 100,000 digital photos, 125,000 songs (MP3), or 38 hours of Digital Video!
Using a USB 3.0 connection, the My Passport Essential is capable of transferring data 3 times faster than with USB 2.0 and is also backwards compatible with USB 2.0 ports. Automatic and continuous backup offers a convenient way to safeguard your data. With its password protection and hardware encryption your data will stay safe and secure.
- Store all your content via USB 3.0 with transfer speeds up to 5 Gb/s, USB 2.0 compatible
- 500GB storage capacity
- With its small size and light weight, the My Passport Essential is easy to take with you
- No need to carry around a power supply, My Passport Essential is bus powered so it draws power from a USB port
- The WD SmartWare Software is a completely customizable and easy to use automatic backup program that automatically scans your computer and finds all of your personal files, including documents, e-mails, pictures, videos and music and backs up your data to prevent the loss of important files
- WD SmartWare is always watching your computer, so when you change a file and save it, create new files, add new pictures, movies, or songs, WD SmartWare will instantly back them up
- If you ever accidentally delete an important file, or need to get an earlier version of a file, you can find and retrieve it in seconds with the WD SmartWare’s easy-to-use retrieve interface
- Compatible with PC and Mac, (reformatting needed for use with a Mac)
- Preformatted for Windows-based PCs, the Elements SE needs only to be plugged into the USB port on your computer and it's ready to go
- Windows Vista and 7 Compatible, Microsoft certified Tested and Approved for Windows 7 compatibility
- Dimensions (Width x Height x Depth) 3.2 x 0.6 x 4.3”
- Weight: 5 oz
- Western Digital My Passport Essential 500GB Portable Hard Drive
- USB Cable
- 180 Day
- Factory Refurbished
- Eco Friendly/Hassle Free
- Western Digital
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