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WD USB 3.0 2TB My Passport for Mac Portable Hard Drive

Code: A36LN

  • 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 My Passport for Mac 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
• USB powered and small enough to fit in your hand makes this a great portable drive
• Preformatted for Mac OS X Lion and Mountain Lion
• Manufacturer part number: WDBZYL0020BSL

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 33,600 hours of digital music.

What makes this hard drive different?
This hard drive is preformatted for Mac OS, so you can plug it in and get saving straight away. If you don’t have a Mac, it is possible to reformat it to work on Windows operating systems.

Is there any form of security on this hard drive?
The My Passport comes with WD Security which allows you to set password protection as well as enable hardware encryption to help protect your files from unauthorised use or access.

Specifications
Dimensions 111 mm x 82 mm x 21 mm
Connection Type USB 3.0
Capacity 2 TB
Powered by USB 5V
Colour Silver
Backup Options N/A
Compatibility Mac, Windows - with formatting
Drive Form Factor 2.5 Inch
Data Transfer Speed Manufacturer Not Specified
Drive Spin Speed 5400 rpm

Is this product compatible to use with an Xbox one?

Asked by: Eamonn
Unfortunately i am sorry but the item in question doesn't support use in you intended application.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-09-30

I want to back up my work/files/photos from a 7-year old Power PC G5 Mac (O/S 10.5.8) - will this hard drive be able to back up my work?

Asked by: Leigh
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item in your intended application due to the age of your PC. Providing the OS is up to date it may work.
Answered by: Brad
Date published: 2016-04-14

Does this have a titanium body, like the Ultra?

Asked by: Directorate
No the body on this item is made of a plastic.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2015-07-17

Can I install a bootable Mac OS X 10.10 on one of these My Passport drives? (For use with a recent iMac.) I've seen some comments suggesting the chipsets in some USB 3 devices won't work this way… TIA

Asked by: Gary
No, I am sorry the item would not be suitable.
Answered by: Russell
Date published: 2015-07-17

Hello. Is this device compatible with OSX 10.10.3? Thanks.

Asked by: Peter
Yes this will be fine with 10.10.3
Answered by: Russell
Date published: 2015-07-17

I have iMac 27 2.93 GHz Intel Core i& 12 GB 1333 MHz DDR3 OS X 10.9.5 I would like to know if this will be suitable/compatible please?. 

Asked by: Macuser
I am pleased to advise the product you mentioned will do exactly what you require.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2015-07-17
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Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
A36LN WD USB 3.0 2TB My Passport for Mac Portable Hard Drive (1+) £69.99

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