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USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 compatibility.Universal compatibility for connectivity today and tomorrow. Works seamlessly with USB 2.0 now and with your USB 3.0 devices when you're ready.
High-capacity in a small enclosure.The small, lightweight design offers high-capacity storage, making WD Elements portable hard drives the ideal companion for value-conscious consumers who want to take their important files with them.
WD quality inside and out.We know your data is important to you. So we build the drive inside to our demanding requirements for durability, shock tolerance, and long-term reliability. Then we protect the drive with a durable enclosure designed for style and protection.
Maximum transfer ratesUSB 3.0 connectivity delivers maximum performance for transferring files to and from this drive.
High-capacity in a sleek designWith up to 2 TB capacity in a lightweight design, this drive is the ideal companion for users on the go.
Free backup software trialWD Elements portable storage comes with a trial version of WD SmartWare Pro backup software, which allows you to back up your files to your WD Elements drive or to the cloud using your DropBox™ account.
USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 compatibilityWith this single drive you get compatibility with the latest USB 3.0 devices and backward compatibility with USB 2.0 devices as well.
Improve PC performanceWhen your internal hard drive is almost full your PC slows down. Don't delete files. Free up space on your internal hard drive by transferring files to your WD Elements portable storage and get your laptop moving again.
Formatted for Windows®Formatted NTFS and compatible with Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista® or Windows XP. Can be reformatted for Mac®.
WD quality inside and outWe know your data is important to you. So we build the drive inside to our demanding requirements for durability, shock tolerance, and long-term reliability. Then we protect the drive with a durable enclosure designed for style and protection.
|Serial Transfer Rate|
|Serial Bus Transfer Rate (USB 3.0)||5 Gb/s (Max)|
|Operating||41° F to 95° F|
|Non-operating||-4° F to 149° F|
|Operating||5° C to 35° C|
|Non-operating||-20° C to 65° C|
WD Elements™ portable hard drives with USB 3.0 offer reliable, high-capacity storage to go, ultra-fast data transfer rates and universal connectivity with USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 devices. The small, lightweight enclosure features massive capacity and WD quality and reliability. It includes a free trial of WD SmartWare Pro™ backup software for local and cloud backup.
|Storage Capacity:||500 GB|
|Maximum External Data Transfer Rate:||640 MBps (5 Gbps)|
|Host Interface:||USB 3.0|
|Weight (Approximate):||4.80 oz|
|Green Compliance Certificate/Authority:||RoHS|
|Green Compliance Certificate/Authority:||WEEE|
|Limited Warranty:||1 Year|
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