WD 6TB My Book Desktop External Hard Drive - USB 3.0 - WDBFJK0060HBK-NESN
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- Included WD Backup software makes backing up what's important to you easy and fast
- For Mac compatibility this Hard Drive requires reformatting. Refer to Application Guide for guidance on this
- Easy to use WD Backup software makes protecting what's important to you easy
- Downloadable version of AcronisTrue Image WD Edition software offers system-level backup for complete protection
- Compatible with Windows(R) File History, included on Windows 8 and Windows 10. Password protection with hardware encryption keep your private stuff private. USB 3.0 for fast data transfer rates
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Secure your digital life on a My Book desktop storage
- Up to 8 TB capacity
- USB 3.0
- WD Backup software
- Acronis True Image WD Edition system level backup
- Password protection and hardware encryption
With up to 8 TB of capacity, you'll have all the room to keep your favorite photos, videos, music and important files.
Automatic backup software
WD Backup works quietly in the background to help protect your data with minimal resources from your PC. Set your own schedule to back up updated files or new folders automatically. You can even save your files to the cloud with Dropbox.*
*Dropbox account required for cloud back up. Cloud services may be changed, interrupted, or terminated at any time. Policies may vary by country and individual cloud service.
Acronis True Image WD Edition backs up your files on a system level, so a copy of your entire operating system, applications, settings and files are always close at hand.
Password protection for encrypted privacy
By creating a password of your own, you get immediate peace of mind knowing your data is safe from unauthorized access. It's equipped with with 256bit AES hardware encryption operates at the speed of the drive—saving you time.
My Book is equipped with USB 3.0 connectivity, providing ultra-fast file transfers and improved power management. My Book is also backwards compatible with USB 2.0 devices.
WD quality inside and out
We understand the importance of your data. For years, millions of people worldwide have trusted their data to WD hard drives, and our first concern is keeping that data safe.
|My Book||My Book Duo|
|Capacity||Up to 8 TB||Up to 16 TB|
|File- system backup software||WD Backup||WD SmartWare Pro|
|System-level backup software||Acronis True Image WD Edition||Acronis True Image WD Edition|
|Dropbox cloud service||✓||✓|
|Password protection & hardware encryption||✓||✓|
|Interface||USB 3.0, USB 2.0||USB 3.0, USB 2.0|
|Performance Mode RAID 1 – default||✓|
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|Digital Storage Capacity||6 TB||6 TB||6 TB||6 TB||8 TB||12 TB|
|Hard Disk Description||Desktop||Desktop||Desktop||Desktop||Desktop||Desktop|
|Hard-Drive Size||6 TB||6 TB||6 TB||6 TB||8 TB||12 TB|
|Hardware Connectivity||USB 3.0||USB 3.0||USB 2.0, USB 3.0||USB 3.0||USB 3.0||USB 3.0|
|Item Dimensions||5.5 x 1.9 x 6.7 in||5.5 x 1.9 x 6.7 in||5.3 x 1.9 x 6.5 in||5.5 x 6.7 x 2 in||4.65 x 1.61 x 7.8 in||3.9 x 6.2 x 6.5 in|
|Item Weight||2.33 lbs||3 lbs||2.1 lbs||30 lbs||2.34 lbs||3 lbs|
|Memory Storage Capacity||6 GB||6 GB||6 GB||6 GB||8 TB||12 TB|
Secure your most treasured memories and important documents on My Book desktop storage Massive capacity provides up to 6TB of storage space. Experience ultra-fast data transfers with USB 3.0. Connect this drive to a SuperSpeed USB 3.0 port to access and save files in record time. You can also connect with USB 2.0 devices. Offers data transfer rates up to 5GB/second (maximum) in USB 3.0 mode and 480MB/second (maximum) in USB 2.0 mode. SmartWare Pro automatic backup software protects your precious memories. Choose to back up your files to your My Book drive or to the cloud using your Dropbox(TM) account. (Dropbox account required for cloud backup. Cloud services may be changed, terminated or interrupted at any time and may vary by country.) Acronis(R) True Image WD Edition software offers system-level backup for complete protection. If you ever need to recover your system files, you have them close at hand. Compatibility with Windows(R) 8 File History makes backups easier than ever. Included Windows 8 app quickly discovers your media files. Password protection with hardware encryption protects your private information from unauthorized access. Compatibles with both PC and Mac.
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As X1 owners will understand, the internal hard drive isn't anywhere large enough to hold many games, now hitting the 30GB range. Just by installing 3 games, over 30% of my space was used. Not good, so an alternative was necessary.
I chose the My Book line over the My Passport because I wanted the unit to stand as it's shown in the picture, which is necessary due to my setup. The My Book stands about 2x higher than the console vertically, but can also be laid atop horizontally, if one chooses.
The unit requires additional power, so be prepared to find another outlet. The built-in transformer makes for a larger plug, so if you intend to plug into a surge protector, you will need to be aware this may not fit among other plugs due to its size.
I've only had this unit for about 2 days, but so far, it's working perfectly.
For XBox One owners, here's some basic information:
-When you connect the drive and turn on the console, you will need to go into Settings - Manage Storage to prepare the unit. The console will automatically detect the new USB drive.
-You will need to format the drive before you can use it. Start the process. The console will ask you to name the device, if you wish to do so (I named mine Pipboy 3000). The format takes less than one minute.
-The final question will ask you if you want to use the device as the primary drive. I recommend this option since every download and save will go to the external drive rather than the internal drive. You can always change this option at a later time.
Transferring (moving) games from the hard drive to the ext drive is pretty easy and straightforward. Ryse was the only game that took a while, but that's because it's 30GB in size. Despite the size, it still moved in less than 4 minutes.
It's important to note the drive speed is irrelevant here. The 5400 RPM isn't going to be used to its maximum since the USB 3.0 is what will control the speed of data transfer.
That said, I did not notice any additional time being added to loading screens (Assassin's Creed IV).
If you're looking for additional space, I recommend this unit. Remember: this is only valid for the XBox One through experience. PS4 owners should do more reading to ensure the drive will perform as expected.
Thanks for reading and have a great day.
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