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WD WD My Passport for Mac WDBLUZ5000ASL - Hard drive - 500 GB - external ( portable ) - USB 3.0 (WDBLUZ5000ASL-NESN)

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WD My Passport for Mac WDBLUZ5000ASL - Hard drive - 500 GB - external ( portable ) - USB 3.0
  • MacMall Part #: 9703210 
  • Manufacturer Part #: WDBLUZ5000ASL-NESN 
  • UPC: 718037814582 
  • Platform: Macintosh 

WD My Passport for Mac - Hard drive - 500 GB - external

Hard drives make backing up your files a lot easier and provide a convenient way to bring your files with you when you travel. Other hard drives require a separate power supply for it to work. This means that, apart from the unit, you will also need to bring along a power adapter. But that’s not the case when you have the WD My Passport for Mac 500GB.

Enjoy fast connectivity and large storage space as the WD My Passport 500GB External Drive has USB 3.0 connectivity, which reduces your transfer time by up to 3 times compared to its USB 2.0 counterpart. If you’re still using USB 2.0 in your computer, no worries; this hard drive is compatible with USB 2.0 for better connectivity. Storing your files is easy, as the My Passport 500GB has up to 500GB of storage space, which is more than enough for all of your important files, movies, series and other files.

The WD My Passport for Mac 500GB is easy to carry around with you. It doesn’t need an external power supply; just plug it in to your Mac or MacBook’s USB port and gain instant access to your files. And speaking of file access, protect your most sensitive files with WD Security. The WD My Passport 50GB External Drive’s WD Security feature allows you to password-protect your hard drive from unauthorized users.

The My Passport 500GB is compatible with Apple Time Machine, too, so backing up files and even your entire Mac system is easier and is only a few clicks away.

Safely store and your important files for easy sharing with the WD my Passport for Mac 500GB and keep your data safe on the go.
WD My Passport for Mac WDBLUZ5000ASL - Hard drive - 500 GB - external ( portable ) - USB 3.0

Technical Specs

Device Type Hard drive - external ( portable )
Capacity 500 GB
Interface USB 3.0
Features Password authentication, hardware encryption, Apple Time Machine compatible, HFS+ formatted
Width 4.4 in
Depth 3.2 in
Height 0.6 in
Weight 4.9 oz
Interface Transfer Rate 5.0 Gbps (USB 3.0)
Expansion & Connectivity
Interfaces 1 x USB 3.0
Power Source USB bus
Software & System Requirements
Software Included WD Security, WD Drive Utilities
OS Required Apple MacOS X 10.7 Lion, Apple OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion
Cables Included 1 x USB cable - external
Compatible with Windows 7 "Compatible with Windows 7" software and devices carry Microsoft’s assurance that these products have passed tests for compatibility and reliability with 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 7.
Compliant Standards RoHS
Localization Canada, Latin America, United States
Manufacturer Warranty
Service & Support 3 years warranty
Service & Support Details Limited warranty - 3 years
Environmental Parameters
Min Operating Temperature 41 °F
Max Operating Temperature 95 °F
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