WD 640GB My Passport Studio Portable Hard Drive

WD 640GB My Passport Studio Portable Hard Drive

WD 640GB My Passport Studio Portable Hard Drive

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Product Highlights

  • FireWire-800
  • USB 2.0
  • FireWire-400 via Included Adapter
  • Smart Display LCD System
  • HFS+ Formatted for Mac OS X
  • Can Be Reformatted for Windows
  • WD SmartWare Software Suite
  • Drive Lock Encryption
  • Bus-Powered Design
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WD Studio overview

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The 640GB My Passport Studio Portable Hard Drive from Western Digital is a portable hard drive with an innovative LCD display panel. The display can always be viewed, even when the drive is not connected to a computer. It displays your custom drive label, available capacity, and security status. This allows you to quickly identify what is stored on the drive, perfect for anyone who owns multiple drives.

The drive can connect to your computer via FireWire-800 or USB 2.0, or via FireWire-400 using the included adapter. It ships as an HFS+ formatted drive for use in Mac OS X, but can be reformatted for use by Windows operating systems. It ships with the WD SmartWare software suite, which provides visual backup, diagnostic tools, 256-bit hardware encryption, and more. The drive is bus-powered for truly portable operation.

Smart Display
Create your own personalized drive label to remind you of what's stored on each drive. You can even view the label when the drive is unplugged. The display also includes available capacity and security status
Save and access data at top speeds with the high-performance FireWire-800 interface. Also includes USB 2.0 interface for maximum flexibility
Designed for Use with Mac Computers
Formatted for Mac and compatible with Apple Time Machine, this drive is plug-and-play ready for Mac computer users
WD SmartWare
  • See your backup as it happens - Seeing is believing. Visual backup displays your content in categories and shows the progress of your backup
  • Protect your data automatically - Relax. Your data is secure. Automatic, continuous backup will instantly make a second copy whenever you add or change a file
  • Bring back lost files effortlessly - Retrieve your valuable data to its original location whether you've lost all your data or just overwritten an important file
  • Take control - Customize your backup, set drive security, run diagnostics, manage the power settings, and more from the WD SmartWare control center
Drive Lock
Gain peace of mind knowing that your data is protected from unauthorized access or theft with password protection and 256-bit hardware-based encryption
In the Box
WD 640GB My Passport Studio Portable Hard Drive
  • USB Micro Cable
  • FireWire-800 Cable
  • FireWire-800 to FireWire-400 Adapter
  • Quick Install Guide
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
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    WD Studio specs

    Capacity 640GB
    Interface 1x 9-Pin FireWire-800
    1x USB 2.0 (Micro B)
    Drive Speed Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Buffer Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Average Seek Time Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Sustained Data Transfer Rate Not Specified by Manufacturer
    System Requirements Mac OS X Tiger, Leopard, Snow Leopard
    Windows XP, Vista, 7 (Requires reformatting to FAT32 or NTFS)
    Computer with FireWire-800, FireWire-400, or USB 2.0 port
    Mounting Portable
    Power Requirements Bus-Powered
    Environmental Requirements Operating Temperature: 41-95°:F (5-35°C)
    Storage Temperature: -4-149°F (-20-65°C)
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 3.3 x 0.73 x 4.9" (8.3 x 1.9 x 12.4cm)
    Weight 0.4 lb (0.18kg)

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