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WD USB 3.0 2TB Elements Portable Hard Drive

Code: A67RU

WD USB 3.0 2TB Elements Portable Hard Drive is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 4.
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  • 2TB portable hard drive gives you a large storage capacity for all your documents, pictures and videos
  • USB 3.0 (SuperSpeed) connections can transfer up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0, while the drive spins at 5,400rpm
  • Perfect for storing all your valuable documents and pictures as a backup

Product details

WD USB 3.0 2TB Elements Portable Hard Drive

• 2TB portable hard drive gives you a large storage capacity for all your documents, pictures and videos
• USB 3.0 (SuperSpeed) connections can transfer up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0, while the drive spins at 5,400rpm
• Perfect for storing all your valuable documents and pictures as a backup
• Free trial version of WD SmartWare Pro automatically backs up your files as you work or even at a scheduled time
• USB powered and small enough to fit in your hand makes this a great portable drive
• Manufacturer part number: WDBU6Y0020BBK

What can I store on this hard drive?
This hard drive has 2TB (2,000GB) of storage, so you have plenty of space for your files. You can store up to 15.5 hours of 4K video at 30fps, 66 hours of 1080p video at 30fps, 500 two-hour DVD films, 640,000 digital photos or 33,320 hours of digital music.

Why should I choose a portable drive?
The portable drive is great if you are constantly on the move or you need a space saving design. As it’s powered by USB you can connect it to any computer or newer smart TV with a USB port.

What is WD SmartWare Pro?
WD SmartWare Pro is a backup software that works quietly in the background to help protect your data without impacting on your computer’s speed. It can back up your files continuously by selecting the automatic function or you can set a schedule for it to back up on a certain date and time more convenient for you.

Specifications
Dimensions 111 x 82 mm x 21 mm
Connection Type USB 3.0
Capacity 2 TB
Powered by USB 5V
Colour Black
Backup Options N/A
Compatibility Windows, Mac - with formatting
Drive Form Factor 2.5 Inch
Data Transfer Speed Manufacturer Not Specified
Drive Spin Speed 5400 rpm
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Product I already have 1 of these. Bought a second. Tiny, 2 Terabytes. No PSU needed )USB powered), and quick enough for my needs. These are wonderful little boxes, that deliver the goods with the minimum of fuss. I've always found WD drives to be very reliable too.
Date published: 2016-10-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent and compact Very compact and easy to use. Perfect for storing photos/video without having to have an external power supply for the dare drive. WD have always been reliable for me.
Date published: 2016-08-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from It is early days, it is ok at present but time will tell, The last one lasted two years.
Date published: 2017-03-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Excellent hard driver, good price. Great service at High Street Kensington, when I collected it. Also costumer service(phone) is excellent,
Date published: 2017-02-05
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compatible with usb 2.0 ?

Asked by: matt
The drive will quite happily work on USB 2 interface although the speed of operation will be considerably slower when compared to USB 3 speeds.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2017-02-07

So this would work straight away with an Xbox One? Or would it have to be formatted first?

Asked by: JMS1
This would require formatting first .
Answered by: darren cordon
Date published: 2017-01-25

Is this easy to format to be used with an iMac?

Asked by: mwaller
After doing a quick internet search and finding a useful looking Apple help page it seems to be quite easy please find this link below https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT201909
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2017-01-05

Hi, Is this item compatible with windows 10.

Asked by: Karen
Yes this will work fine.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-10-20

Any good for ps4? 

Asked by: Wee dutch
This would be fine with a PS4
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2016-10-08

hi, I can't open my hard drive it says I have to format but it doesn't format

Asked by: tshidi1
This service is for frequently asked questions and does not allow two way communication, In order for us to best assist you with your technical issue please contact us on the details below: 0333 400 9757 or email technical@maplin.co.uk
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-04-08

What Cable is required to connect this with an Xbox or does the product already have a cable provided?

Asked by: Stuie663
This would just require the USB cable included with the drive.
Answered by: Gareth
Date published: 2016-12-17

Is the drive sub 2.0 compatible.

Asked by: Melmount
Yes this will work fine in your intended application.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-02-02
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Bulk Prices

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A67RU WD USB 3.0 2TB Elements Portable Hard Drive (1+) £74.99

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