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WD My Book Essential 750 GB USB 2.0 Desktop External Hard Drive

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  • Includes - External hard drive, USB cable, AC adapter and Quick Install Guide
  • Smart and energy efficient - Turns itself on and off with your computer
  • Saving and organizing your digital photo collection
  • USB 2.0 Serial Bus Transfer Rate - 480 Mbits/s
  • System Requirements - Available USB port, Windows 2000, XP, Vista, Mac OS X 10.4.8 or later
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Power Consideration: This desktop class hard drive requires the use of a power adapter (included) to operate. It cannot be powered by a USB cable alone.


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Connectivity Technology usb Wired Wired Wired
Digital Storage Capacity 750 GB 1 TB 1 TB 1 TB
File System NTFS NTFS NTFS
Hard Disk Description Desktop Portable Portable Portable
Hard-Drive Size 750 GB 1 TB 1 TB 1 TB
Hardware Connectivity USB USB 3.0 USB 3.0 USB 3.0
Item Dimensions 5.39 x 2.13 x 6.54 in 0.6 x 4.8 x 3.2 in 3.1 x 4.7 x 0.59 in 3.2 x 4.4 x 0.6 in
Item Weight 2.54 lbs 6.4 ounces 0.51 lb 0.54 lb
Memory Storage Capacity 1 TB 1 TB 1 TB
Model Year 2008 2015 2014 2013
Size 750 GB 1TB 1TB 1 TB

Product description

Capacity:750 GB

Product description

This elegant external hard drive, reminiscent of a book, is the perfect storage solution. It takes no more space than a paperback book. Collect two or more and they nest neatly together like volumes on a shelf. Installation is a snap because you don't really install this drive, you just plug it in and it's ready to use. A USB 2.0 simple connection offers convenience and compatibility among multiple computers. Dimensions - Height 6.5 x Length 5.4 x Width 2.1 Weight - 2.5 Pounds

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.

Table ShotWhat It Holds:
  •     Up to 214,000 digital photos
  •     Up to 187,000 songs (MP3)
  •     Up to 18,000 songs (uncompressed CD quality)
  •     Up to 57 hours of Digital Video (DV)
  •     Up to 330 hours of DVD quality video
  •     Up to 90 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 Windows® 2000/XP/Vista and Mac® OS X 10.4.8 or later

Rear ViewIdeal for
  • Instant storage
  • Easy to use
  • USB 2.0
  • Saving and organizing your digital photo collection

System Requirements
  • Available USB port
  • Windows® 2000/XP/Vista™
  • Mac® OS X 10.4.8 or later
Box
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.
interface
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.


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Capacity:750 GB

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