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

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

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

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Product Highlights

  • Storage Capacity of 500GB
  • Max Data Transfer Rate of 480Mbps
  • Connects and is Powered via USB 2.0
  • Password Protection and Encryption
  • Formatted for Mac
  • Can Be Reformatted for Windows
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B&H $1000 Giveaway

Share your most-wanted item with friends & family for chances to win a $1000 B&H Gift Card. It's that easy!

1 new winner announced every week!
Limit 1 entry per day; Come back every day to increase your chance of winning!

Be sure to mention #BHWishList when you share!

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Congrats to our winners so far — Mark P., Lauren K. & Daniel M.

Official Rules


NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. The B&H $1,000.00 Giveaway (the "Giveaway" or "Sweepstakes") is void where prohibited by law and is sponsored by B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 ("Sponsor"). It is not sponsored or endorsed by Facebook or Twitter in any way.

Entry Period/Methods of Entry. The Sweepstakes will run from on or about November 7, 2016 until on or about December 19, 2016 (the "Entry Period"). Entries received outside the Entry Period are void. Enter the Sweepstakes via either one of the following methods. (1) Share your most wanted item on Facebook or Twitter via the dedicated links found on the B&H Website (www.bhphoto.com); or (2) Mail a postcard (postmarked during the Entry Period) containing your name, address, phone number, and email address, and indicate the subject(s), if any, about which you are interested in receiving future emails from B&H (e.g. photo, video, audio, computers, home theater, portable entertainment ) (optional) to: B&H $1,000.00 Giveaway, c/o B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 (either option, an "Entry"). Entries must not, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor, contain obscene, provocative, defamatory, sexually explicit, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate content. Entries deemed by Sponsor to be inappropriate will be disqualified. Entries owned by a third party, or the use of any trademarks, service marks, logos, brands, or products owned by a third-party are not acceptable for entry into the Sweepstakes. Limit 1 entry per person, per day.

Winner Selection/Prizes/Odds. The B&H Social Team will randomly select a winner from among all eligible entries every Monday during the Entry Period, for a total three (3) winners (each a "Winner"). Each Winner will receive a B&H Gift Card pre-valued in the amount of $1000.00. No cash or other substitutions will be offered. Winner selection is in the sole and absolute discretion of the B&H Social Team. Any taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winners will be notified and receive their prize to the e-mail address associated with the account to which their Entry was posted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Identity of Winners/Eligible Participants. Winners will be identified by the e-mail account associated with the Facebook or Twitter account from which their Entry was submitted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. An e-mail account holder shall mean the natural person assigned to such e-mail account by the internet access or online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with such e-mail account. Any issues regarding the identity of a Winner shall be resolved by Sponsor in its sole discretion. The Sweepstakes is only open to residents of the United States that are at least eighteen (18) years of age on their entry date and is not open to employees of Sponsor, their immediate family, any person domiciled with such employees, or any affiliates or subsidiaries of Sponsor.

Entry Ownership/Entrant Agreements. Entrants retain full ownership and copyrights to their Submission. However, by entering the Sweepstakes entrants grant Sponsor permission to use their Entries for promotional purposes on their respective social media channels with proper credit. Entrants also agree: (a) to be bound by these Official B&H $1,000.00 Giveaway Rules; (b) that any claims related to this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action and that awards, shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred in entering the Sweepstakes, and shall not include incidental or consequential damages or attorneys fees; and (c) that any actual or perceived ambiguities in these rules shall be interpreted by Sponsor in their sole discretion.

Limitation of Liability/Sponsor Modification/Cancellation Rights/ Choice of Law/ Venue/ Winners List. Sponsor is not responsible for incomplete entries or for failure to receive entries due to technical failures or human error of any kind. Winners agree that Sponsor will have no responsibility for losses or damage of any kind resulting from the acceptance, possession, or use of the prizes. Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant's consent to the publication of his or her name by Sponsor in any media for commercial or promotional purposes without limitation or further compensation subject to Sponsor's respective Privacy Policies. Sponsor may modify or discontinue the Sweepstakes at any time and may disqualify from the Sweepstakes any person it determines, in its sole discretion, to have attempted to or actually tampered with or otherwise abused any aspect of the Sweepstakes. Entrants agree that in the unlikely event a dispute arises in connection with this Sweepstakes, it will be governed by the laws of the State of New York and heard exclusively in a court of applicable jurisdiction in the County and State of New York irrespective of any choice of law provisions to the contrary. To receive names of the winners by U.S. mail, please mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., Attn: B&H $1,000.00 Giveaway, 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001. Any Winners List request must be received by B&H within one (1) year of the date the Sweepstakes is conducted.

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  • 1Description

The 500GB My Passport USB 2.0 Portable Hard Drive for Mac from Western Digital is a superb way to hold extra content from your MacBook or MacBook Air. This external hard drive can store up to 500GB of data and utilizes the USB 2.0 interface for connecting to your computer. In addition, the hard drive is powered by this interface, making it an extremely portable companion when you travel with your Mac computer. You can password protect the drive and rely upon its hardware encryption for added data security. Plus, if you're worried about losing all of your Mac's data, the drive is compatible with Apple's Time Machine software, so that you can backup your Mac easily. While the drive is HFS+ journaled for Macs, it can be reformatted to work with Windows computers as well.*

Note: *Compatibility may vary depending on user's hardware configuration and operating system.

Slim, Compact Design
The hard drive offers plenty of storage making it an ideal companion for the graphic professional, student, or road warrior
USB 2.0 Interface
Conveniently powered through the USB 2.0 interface, the drive can quickly connect to your MacBook or MacBook Air. You can access your files without needing to carry around a power adapter
WD Security
WD Security utility allows you to set password protection and hardware encryption for your drive to protect your files from unauthorized use or access
WD Drive Utilities
Register your drive, set drive timer, run diagnostics and more using the WD Drive Utilities
Formatted for Mac
The drive is HFS+ Journaled so it works right out of the box with your MacBook or MacBook Air. However, it can also be reformatted for Windows
Compatible with Apple Time Machine
Back up your files with Apple Time Machine
In the Box
WD 500GB My Passport USB 2.0 Portable Hard Drive for Mac
  • USB Cable
  • Quick Install Guide
  • 2-Year Limited Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Capacity 500GB
    Interface USB 2.0 (Backwards compatible with USB 1.1)
    Drive Speed Not specified by the manufacturer
    Buffer Not specified by the manufacturer
    Average Seek Time Not specified by the manufacturer
    Data Rate Up to 480Mbps
    System Requirements Formatted HFS+ Journaled for Mac OS X Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion
    Can be reformatted for Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7
    Note: Compatibility may vary depending on user's hardware configuration and operating system.
    Mounting Desktop
    Power Requirements Bus-powered
    Compliance RoHS
    Environmental Requirements Operating Temperature: 41 to 104°F / 5 to 40°C
    Non-operating Temperature: 68 to 149°F / 20 to 65°C
    Dimensions (WxDxH) 4.35 x 3.23 x 0.6" / 11.06 x 8.21 x 1.5cm
    Weight 0.30 lb / 0.14kg
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.9 x 5.2 x 1.8"

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