The 3TB My Book Desktop HDD from Western Digital features a 3TB storage capacity perfect for storing a variety of files including HD video, movies, music, photos and more. Simply plug in your drive to a compatible USB 3.0 port and begin transferring data at speeds up to 5Gb/s. Once your data is loaded to the drive you can rest assured your data is secure as this hard drive supports both password protection and hardware encryption. You can also backup your data from the Western Digital My Book HDD to the cloud through your Dropbox account. With Western Digital's Windows 8 app you can access all of your files quickly and efficiently. Additionally, this drive comes preformatted to work with Windows 7, Vista and XP and can be reformatted to work with the Mac OS X operating system.
- Up to 3x Faster Transfer Rates
- My Book desktop storage is optimized for to provide enhanced data transfer rates. Connect this drive to a SuperSpeed USB 3.0 port to access and save files up to 3x faster than with USB 2.0.
- Universal Connectivity
- With this drive you get compatibility with many of the latest USB 3.0 devices and backwards compatibility with USB 2.0 devices as well.
- Local and Cloud Backup
WD SmartWare Pro automatic backup software lets you choose when and where you back up your files.
• Choose scheduled backup to back up your files on the schedule that fits your needs.
• Choose automatic, continuous backup to make a second copy of your files as they are added or changed and saved.
• Use your Dropbox account to back up your files to the cloud.
Please note that Dropbox is required for cloud backup. Cloud services may be changed, terminated or interrupted at any time and may vary by country.
- System-Level Backup
- This drive features the full version of the Acronis True Image WD Edition software suite that helps secure all the information on your PC. With it you can back up your files on a system level, including your operating system, securely delete confidential data, restore backed up data quickly and restore your system should your computer crash. It's the perfect complement to the file level backup of WD SmartWare Pro.
- Secure Your Files
- WD Security utility allows you to set password protection and hardware encryption for your drive to help keep your private stuff private.
- WD Drive Utilities Software
- Register your drive, set drive timer, run diagnostics and more using WD Drive Utilities.
- Works Great with Windows 8
- With WD's Windows 8 app, it's easy to discover the digital media stored on your My Book drive with your Windows 8 computer. Your content is automatically displayed and organized so you can easily locate and enjoy your photos, videos and music.