WD 500GB My Passport for Mac Portable USB 2.0 Hard Drive (Black)

WD 500GB My Passport for Mac Portable USB 2.0 Hard Drive (Black)

WD 500GB My Passport for Mac Portable USB 2.0 Hard Drive (Black)

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Product Highlights

  • 5400rpm
  • USB 2.0
  • HFS+ Formatted for Mac OS X
  • Bus-Powered

WD for Mac overview

  • 1Description

The 500GB My Passport for Mac Portable USB Hard Drive from Western Digital is a portable hard drive in a durable housing, great for use with laptop computers. The drive features an interface that allows it to be connected and powered by USB 2.0, a rotation speed of 5400rpm, a 2MB data buffer and bus transfer rates of up to 60MB/sec. The drive is an excellent storage solution for users who are on the move.

The Passport is WD's smallest portable drive, perfect for Mac users on the go
Includes the WD SmartWare suite, which offers an automatic backup application with an intuitive visual interface that shows your data being backed up. Easily customize the backups to protect the files and directories that you select, and restore files from backups with ease
Drive Lock allows you to protect your data from unauthorized access, locking the drive using advanced 256-bit encryption with password protection
Bus-powered USB 2.0 interface
Compact recyclable packaging is itself manufactured from recycled materials, minimizing waste
500GB holds 37.5 hours of DV video, 125,000 MP3 songs, or 106 DVD movies
In the Box
WD 500GB My Passport for Mac Portable USB 2.0 Hard Drive (Black)
  • USB 2.0 Cable
  • Quick Install Guide
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty
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    WD for Mac specs

    Capacity 500GB
    Interface 1x USB 2.0 (Mini-B)
    Drive Speed 5400rpm
    Buffer 2MB
    Average Seek Time 12ms
    Sustained Data Transfer Rate Not Specified by Manufacturer
    System Requirements Mac OS X Tiger, Leopard, Snow Leopard
    USB port
    Mounting Portable
    Power Requirements Bus-powered
    Environmental Requirements Operating
    Temperature: 32-104°F (0-40°C)

    Temperature: -4-149°F (-20-65°C)
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 4.3 x 0.6 x 3.2" (11 x 1.5 x 8.3cm)
    Weight 0.44 lb (0.2kg)

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