WD My Book Essential 500 GB USB 2.0 Desktop External Hard Drive Description
Capacity:500 GB Product description If you only have one copy of your data, that data is at risk! Back it up safely and securely with this Western Digital My Book Essential 500 GB USB 2.0 3.5-inch External Hard Drive!This external storage device meets your storage needs with 500 GB of storage capacity in a compact and heat-resistant enclosure. This external drive features a high-speed USB 2.0 interface for maximum compatibility and fast data transfer speeds. This device is energy-efficient, too, turning itself on and off with your computer!Secure your data with a reliable backup today, get your Western Digital My Book Essential Edition 500 GB USB 2.0 External Hard Drive now! From the Manufacturer Are you running out of hard drive capacity? Do you need to archive some important digital documents, photos, or music? This elegant external hard drive, reminiscent of a book, is the perfect solution. It takes no more space than a paperback book. Collect two or more and they nest neatly together like volumes on a shelf. What It Holds: Â Â Â Up to 142,000 digital photos Â Â Â Up to 125,000 songs (MP3) Â Â Â Up to 12,000 songs (uncompressed CD quality) Â Â Â Up to 38 hours of Digital Video (DV) Â Â Â Up to 220 hours of DVD quality video Â Â Â Up to 60 hours of HD video One gigabyte (GB) = one billion bytes. One terabyte (TB) = one trillion bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending on operating environment. Product Features: Easy to set up, easy to use – Installation is a snap because you don’t really install this drive, you just plug it in and it’s ready to use. USB 2.0 interface – A simple connection that offers convenience and compatibility among multiple computers. Fits right in – Takes no more space than a paperback book. Collect two or more and they nest neatly together like volumes on a shelf. Smart and energy efficient – Turns itself on and off with your computer. PC and Mac compatible – Works with both WindowsÂ® 2000/XP/Vista and MacÂ® OS X 10.4.8 or later Ideal for Instant storage Easy to use USB 2.0 Saving and organizing your digital photo collection System Requirements Available USB port WindowsÂ® 2000/XP/Vistaâ¢ MacÂ® OS X 10.4.8 or later Package Includes External hard drive USB cable AC adapter Quick Install Guide Which external drive interface is the right choice: USB, FireWire, eSATA, or Gigabit Ethernet? The right choice depends on compatibility with your computer and how you want to use your device. First, look at the connections on your computer. Note: For convenience and flexibility, choose a WD hard drive with both USB and FireWire interfaces (available in dual and triple interface configurations) or with both USB and eSATA interfaces.