Orders placed after 4pm on weekdays will not ship until the next business day. Orders placed after 12pm Fridays will not ship until the following Monday.
Faster shipping methods may be available; just upgrade during checkout.
*Some exclusions apply.
Enter new zip code to refresh estimated delivery time.
The 3TB My Book Studio USB 3.0 External Hard Drive from WD is a uniquely designed desktop hard drive with an all metal enclosure and USB 3.0 connectivity. This drive comes formatted HFS+ Journaled for Mac, making it fully compatible with Apple Time Machine and systems running Mac OS X 10.6.5 or later, and can easily be reformatted to work on Windows operating systems. Once configured, you can begin transferring data at speeds up to 5 Gb/s when using the USB 3.0 port, which is backwards compatible with USB 2.0 at speeds up to 480 Mb/s. You can also protect your stored data with password protection and hardware based encryption ensuring your data remains safe and secure.
The 3TB My Book Studio USB 3.0 External Hard Drive is powered using an included AC adapter that operates using 100-240V at 47-63 Hz. Also included is a USB 3.0 cable, WD Security, WD Drive Utilities, and protection is provided by a limited 3-year worldwide warranty.
Heat-Dissipating Aluminum Enclosure
Encased in a streamlined aluminum enclosure that remains cool to the touch, this drive complements your Mac or PC while taking up minimal space on your desk.
Fast Transfer Rates
Save and access data at top speeds with the high-performance, USB 3.0 connectivity. Transfer a full length HD movie in under five minutes. Performance may vary based on user's hardware and system configuration.
With a storage capacity of up to 3TB, there's plenty of room for a variety of files including HD video, movies, photos, music, and much more.
Formatted HFS+ Journaled
Works out of the box, with your Mac OS X 10.6.5 or later system. Can easily be reformatted to work with Windows operating systems.
WD Security gives you peace of mind knowing that your data is protected from unauthorized access with password protection and hardware-based encryption.
WD Drive Utilities
Register your drive, run diagnostics, and more using WD Drive Utilities.
In the Box
WD 3TB My Book Studio USB 3.0 External Hard Drive
USB 3.0 Cable
WD Drive Utilities
Quick Install Guide
Limited 3-Year Worldwide Warranty
Table of Contents
USB 3.0 (backwards compatible with USB 2.0)
Data Transfer Rate
USB 3.0: up to 5 Gb/s USB 2.0: up to 480 Mb/s
AC Input: 100 to 240 V AC Input Frequency: 47 to 63 Hz
Operating: 41 to 95°F / 5 to 35°C Non-operating: -4 to 149°F / -20 to 65°C
Mac OS X 10.6.5 or later Requires reformatting for Windows operating systems