WD 3TB Elements Portable USB 3.0 External Hard Drive

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WD 3TB Elements Portable USB 3.0 External Hard Drive
Key Features
  • 3TB Storage Capacity
  • Micro-USB 3.0 Interface
  • Includes Micro-USB to USB Type-A Cable
  • Preformatted for Windows
Store and take your important information with you while on-the-go using the 3TB Elements Portable USB 3.0 External Hard Drive from WD. With a capacity of 3TB, it can be used for additional storage or for backing up your videos, photos, music, documents, and other files. The Elements drive connects to your computer with a USB 3.0 port at speeds up to 5 Gb/s, is backwards compatible with USB 2.0 at speeds up to 480 Mb/s, and is formatted as NTFS so Windows 10, 8.1, and 7 systems will recognize it right out of the box. For Mac users, the drive can be formatted to work with Mac OS.
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Can this be used with a Playstation 4?

Can this be used with a Playstation 4?
Asked by: Gregory
Yes it can. It would need to be reformatted into exfat so the PS4 can read it.
Answered by: Akiva
Date published: 2019-05-27

what is the speed of this drive?

what is the speed of this drive?
Asked by: Robert
Results will vary based on connection type and file type, but the WD Elements Portable Drive's maximum speed would be 5Gb/s.
Answered by: calvinm
Date published: 2023-01-12

Is this the thick one or the new one that is ...

Is this the thick one or the new one that is thinner?
Asked by: Zalman
Its not the same as pictures its thinner I got it 2 days ago
Answered by: Zalman
Date published: 2021-12-19

Can this hard drive be partitioned?

Can this hard drive be partitioned?
Asked by: ROB
Yes, it can be partitioned.
Answered by: Sagi
Date published: 2022-10-20

can this be used a plex drive on a Nvidia shield?

can this be used a plex drive on a Nvidia shield?
Asked by: Dennis
Yes, the WD 4TB Elements Portable USB 3.0 External Hard Drive BH #WEBU6Y0040BW is compatible with the NVIDIA Shield.
Answered by: Miguel
Date published: 2021-04-12

How can I find out more about the backup and ...

How can I find out more about the backup and restore software?
Asked by: Kevin
The Western digital elements line does not come with backup software.
Answered by: jaime
Date published: 2020-06-30

What is the difference between a 5TB Elements ...

What is the difference between a 5TB Elements drive and a 5TB Passport drive?
Asked by: Edward
ELEMENTS DOES NOT HAVE HARDWARE PASSWORD ENCRYPTION. PASSPORT = ONBOARD HARDWARE PASSWORD ENCRYPTION+ WD UTLIITIES 1 QUICK TEST HARD WARE FAILURE 2 LONG TEST HARD DRIVE FAILE TEST.
Answered by: jason
Date published: 2021-12-01

I have a Dell laptop that only has micro USB ...

I have a Dell laptop that only has micro USB ports. Can I use this product with this machine?
Asked by: George
This item connects to most laptops, however a model number would be required to ensure compatibility.
Answered by: Darius
Date published: 2021-02-04
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