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WD 2TB My Book External Hard Drive for Mac

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Product Highlights
  • 2TB Hard Drive Capacity
  • USB 3.0/2.0 Interface
  • Formatted HFS+ Journaled
  • WD Security Password Protection

The 2TB My Book External Hard Drive for Mac from WD is fully compatible with Apple Time Machine for quick and easy backup for all of your important files. The USB 3.0 interface provides SuperSpeed data transfer rates of up to 5Gbit/s. With a reduced form factor, this My Book Drive takes up less space than the previous versions of the My Book Drives. Setup and configuration of this drive is simple with plug and play capability. For added security, you also benefit from WD's security utility allowing you to set password protection and hardware encryption.

Apple Time Machine Compatible
Help protect important information with Apple Time Machine.
USB 3.0 Interface
With this single drive you can connect to a USB 3.0 port for SuperSpeed transfer rates or connect to a USB 2.0 port for Hi-Speed USB connectivity.
Ultra-Fast Transfer Rates
When connected to a SuperSpeed USB 3.0 port this device lets you access and save files up to 3 times faster than USB 2.0.
WD Drive Utilities
Register your drive, set drive timer, run diagnostics and more using the WD Drive Utilities.
Designed for Mac
Formatted for Mac and compatible with Apple Time Machine, this drive is plug-and-play ready for Mac Computer users.
Interface USB 3.0/2.0
Capacity 2TB
Environmental Requirements Operating Temperature: 41 to 95°F (5 to 35°C)
Non-Operating Temperature: -4 to 149°F (-20 to 65°C)
Power Requirements AC Input Voltage: 100-240 VAC
AC Input Frequency: 47-63 Hz
Compatibility Formatted HFS+ Journaled
Mac OS X, Tiger (note: 3 TB is not compatible), Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion
Requires reformatting for Windows operating systems
Dimensions (W x H x D) 1.9 x 6.5 x 5.3" (4.8 x 16.5 x 13.5 cm)
Weight 2.6 lb (1.18 kg)
WD 2TB My Book External Hard Drive for Mac
  • USB Cable
  • AC Adapter
  • Quick Install Guide
  • Limited 2-Year Manufacturer Warranty
  • REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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    WD2TB My Book External Hard Drive for Mac
     
    4.7

    (based on 3 reviews)

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    100%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Easy to set up (3)
    • Easy to use (3)
    • Quiet (3)

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Additional storage (3)
      • Back-up (3)
        • Computer Platform:
        • Mac (3)

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      4.0

      Good, Fast Hard Drive

      By Looking for backup

      from Seattle area

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Set Up
      • Easy to use
      • High Capacity
      • Quiet
      • Very Good Value

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Additional Storage
        • Backup

        Comments about WD 2TB My Book External Hard Drive for Mac:

        I think this drive has great value; good price, large capacity and reasonably fast. Very satisfied purchase.

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
        • Computer Platform:
        • Mac

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        5.0

        Fast and easy

        By Arnel

        from Mid Atlantic

        About Me Power user

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        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Set Up
        • Easy to use
        • Quiet

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Additional Storage
          • Backup
          • File Transfer
          • Photo Storage

          Comments about WD 2TB My Book External Hard Drive for Mac:

          I have only transferred photos from Computer/laptop to the My Book. This is my second my book, but the first to be 3.0. It is MUCH faster than the 2.0. It works seamlessly with all my software, PS, Bridge, LR5.

          • Primary use:
          • Business
          • Computer Platform:
          • Mac

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          5.0

          Works perfect with Time Machine

          By gas

          from CT

          About Me Casual user

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Set Up
          • Easy to use
          • High Capacity
          • Quiet

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Additional Storage
            • Backup

            Comments about WD 2TB My Book External Hard Drive for Mac:

            Works perfect with Time Machine. Easy set up!

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
            • Computer Platform:
            • Mac

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