The world’s number one selling portable drive features USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 connectivity for compatibility today and speed for the future. Maximum capacity in a portable drive lets you carry your digital life with you. Visual backup software and password protection with hardware encryption ensure your data is protected.
Dual USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 compatibility
A single drive with universal compatibility today and next-generation speed for tomorrow. Use it with USB 2.0 now and step up to USB 3.0 speed when you’re ready.
Up to 3x faster transfer rates
When connected to a USB 3.0 port this drive lets you access and save files up to three times faster than USB 2.0. Transfer a 2-hour HD movie in just under five minutes instead of 14 minutes.* *Performance may vary based on user’s hardware and system configuration.
Store all your favorite photos, music, movies, and important files on this high-capacity, portable drive.
WD quality inside and out
For over 20 years, millions of people worldwide have trusted their data to WD hard drives. We are successful because we understand the importance of your data and our first concern is keeping that data safe.
WD SmartWare software
You’re in control of your backup. Install all the features, select just the components you need, or if you prefer, choose not to use the software at all.
Automatic, continuous backup
Works quietly in the background to protect your data using minimal PC resources. Whenever you add or change a file it’s instantly backed up.
Password protection for privacy
Gain peace of mind knowing that your data is protected from unauthorized access with password protection and encryption.*
* A model with disabled encryption is also available.
USB-powered directly from the USB port on your PC. No separate power supply is needed.
We designed a small box and used recycled material to minimize waste. We encourage you to recycle it