|Storage Capacity||8 TB|
|Connection Interface||1 x USB 3.2 / USB 3.1 Gen 1 (USB Micro-B)|
|Internal Interface||SATA (Unspecified)|
|Type||Hard Disk Drive|
|Security Features||Kensington Security Slot, Password Protection|
|Operating Temperature||41 to 95°F / 5 to 35°C|
|Storage Temperature||-4 to 149°F / -20 to 65°C|
|Dimensions (L x W x H)||1.9 x 5.5 x 6.7″ / 49.0 x 139.3 x 170.6 mm|
|Weight||2.12 lb / 0.96 kg|
With the 8TB My Book Desktop USB 3.0 External Hard Drive from WD it is easy to back up important files and create system backups using the included WD Backup software for Windows or Time Machine for Mac. In addition to simplifying the backup process for both Windows and Mac computers, this hard drive features 256-bit AES hardware encryption to ensure stored files remain secure. The My Book Desktop drive features a USB 3.0 port for fast data transfers and comes exFAT formatted making it easy to get up and running in no time.
Please note, drive requires reformatting for use with macOS
The My Book desktop storage drive comes equipped with WD Backup software for Windows and Apple Time Machine compatibility to help make sure your photos, videos, music and documents don’t get lost. You can set it to run automatically to your schedule. Just pick the time and frequency to back up important files from your system. The My Book desktop hard drive also works great with Acronis True Image WD Edition software to schedule full system backups.
Password Protection with Hardware Encryption
The My Book device’s built-in 256-bit AES hardware encryption with WD Security software helps keep your content private and safe. Just activate password protection and set your own personalized password.
For quick, convenient access, you can set WD Security to automatically unlock the device on your computer, saving you the hassle of keying in your password every time.
The compact design of the My Book drive exudes a confidence reflective of its reliability. With a storage capacity of 8TB, you can trust your My Book drive to be the home of your digital life.
Easy to Use
My Book desktop storage is ready to use out of the box for PC so you can start transferring files, saving your memories and backing up. It comes with all the software you need to help protect your data, including WD Backup and WD Security software, and is compatible with Apple Time Machine.