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Item Details


  • 3-year limited warranty
  • Eco-friendly
  • Automatic, continuous backup
  • Password protection
  • Up to 3x faster transfer rates
  • 1 TB Storage capacity
  • USB 3.0 plus USB 2.0
  • Ultra-small portable drive
  • External Power Required
  • Compatible with Windows 8
  • SUPC:

Technical Specification

Brand Western Digital
Type External Hard Drive
Model My Book Essential
Colour Black
Interface Dual Compatibility (USB 3.0 and USB 2.0)
Capacity 1 TB
Power External power needed
Transfer Rate (USB 3.0) 5 Gb/s (Max)
Transfer Rate (USB 2.0) 480 Mb/s (Max)
Size 165 mm x 135 mm x 48 mm
Weight 1.18 kg
Period 3-year limited warranty
Period 3-year limited warranty


With the WD My Book Essential, keep your digital life safe and secure. My Book Essential is available in 1 TB storage capacity and supports USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 connectivity. Equipped with visual back up software, this external hard drive has password protection with hardware encryption. Connect to a SuperSpeed USB 3.0 port to access and save files up to 3 times faster than USB 2.0. With such high speed, you can transfer a 2-hour HD movie in just 3 minutes!


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