WD 6TB My Book Desktop USB 3.0 External Hard Drive

WD 6TB My Book Desktop USB 3.0 External Hard Drive

WD 6TB My Book Desktop USB 3.0 External Hard Drive

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WD 6TB My Book Desktop USB 3.0 External Hard Drive

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Product Highlights

  • 6TB Storage Capacity
  • USB 3.0 Interface
  • Includes AC Adapter
  • 256-Bit AES Hardware Encryption
  • Includes WD Backup Software
  • Acronis True Image WD Edition Software
  • Windows & Mac Compatible
  • May Require Reformatting Before Use
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WD WDBBGB0060HBK-NESN overview

  • 1Description

With the 6TB My Book Desktop USB 3.0 External Hard Drive from WD it is easy to back up important files and create system backups using the included WD Backup software for Windows or Time Machine for Mac. In addition to simplifying the backup process for both Windows and Mac computers, this hard drive features 256-bit AES hardware encryption to ensure stored files remain secure. The My Book Desktop drive features a USB 3.0 port for fast data transfers and comes exFAT formatted making it easy to get up and running in no time.

Please note, drive requires reformatting for use with macOS

Complete Backup
The My Book desktop storage drive comes equipped with WD Backup software for Windows and Apple Time Machine compatibility to help make sure your photos, videos, music and documents don't get lost. You can set it to run automatically to your schedule. Just pick the time and frequency to back up important files from your system. The My Book desktop hard drive also works great with Acronis True Image WD Edition software to schedule full system backups.
Password Protection with Hardware Encryption
The My Book device's built-in 256-bit AES hardware encryption with WD Security software helps keep your content private and safe. Just activate password protection and set your own personalized password.

For quick, convenient access, you can set WD Security to automatically unlock the device on your computer, saving you the hassle of keying in your password every time.
Reimagined Design
The compact design of the My Book drive exudes a confidence reflective of its reliability. With a storage capacity of 6TB, you can trust your My Book drive to be the home of your digital life.
Easy to Use
My Book desktop storage is ready to use out of the box for PC so you can start transferring files, saving your memories and backing up. It comes with all the software you need to help protect your data, including WD Backup and WD Security software, and is compatible with Apple Time Machine.
UPC: 718037850955
In the Box
WD 6TB My Book Desktop USB 3.0 External Hard Drive
  • USB 3.0 Cable
  • AC Adapter
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

    WD WDBBGB0060HBK-NESN specs

    Storage Capacity 6 TB
    Connection Interface 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 (USB Micro-B)
    Pre-Format exFAT
    Internal Drive
    Internal Interface SATA (Unspecified)
    Type Hard Disk Drive
    Form Factor 3.5"
    External Enclosure
    Security Features Kensington Security Slot, Password Protection
    Environmental Resistance None
    Operating Temperature 41 to 95°F / 5 to 35°C
    Storage Temperature -4 to 149°F / -20 to 65°C
    Dimensions (L x W x H) 1.9 x 5.5 x 6.7" / 49.0 x 139.3 x 170.6 mm
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 3.35 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 9.0 x 8.2 x 3.7"

    WD WDBBGB0060HBK-NESN reviews

    6TB My Book Desktop USB 3.0 External Hard Drive is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 20.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent backup - but no green light. I have used WD USB drives for years. This 6TB drive works just like all the others. My only disappointment was that this drive has no green LED to show when data is being transferred. All my other 3TB and 4TB drives have this light ?
    Date published: 2017-02-07
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great external drive This is the 3rd one i've bought and had no issues with any of them. I always surface test my drives before I start using them - all have come back clean!
    Date published: 2017-01-04
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Works as advertised but no drive activity LED I formatted with ext4 to use with Linux and mirrored my 4 TB drive. Everything works as expected. I knocked off one star because there is no LED to indicate drive activity. Come on-how cheap can you get? I suppose this a new trend that we will have shoved on us.
    Date published: 2017-09-23
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Full Like WD drives, have several. All but this one had a indicator light which told me that it was powered up. I miss the light. I also miss the power switch which is no longer on WD drives (I like to turn on only the drives I need when I need them.) Didn't find an installation guide nor the Mac software. IF it was on the drive, it went when it was initialized so I could use it. Have 4.4TB on it and it is working just fine.
    Date published: 2017-06-02
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works well; high capacity. I use this hard drive as a backup for my MacBook Pro and second hard drive. It works very well. Only small issue, is that is must be formatted for use on a Mac. To be sure, this reformatting is quite easy. The 6TB size is nice and large, plenty of room to backup a 4TB external drive and the internal drive on the Mac.
    Date published: 2017-03-22
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from excellent product I have long been a fan of WD drives. This one is no exception. Installation and use were without a hitch. I have 3 of these drives that I use for backup. This one will be for archiving of digitized video tapes.
    Date published: 2017-02-03
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very good external drive I have been buying WD external drives for years and have never had a problem with any of them. This one is the largest TB drive I've gotten, and it functions beautifully.
    Date published: 2017-04-20
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Have had great luck with WD My Book I recently purchased this HD for digitizing 25 years worth of HI-8 video tapes, works great, will use with PC and Mac Book Pro. I would recommend this WD Hard drive, they are great
    Date published: 2017-01-23
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