WD My Book Essential WDBACW0030HBK 3 TB 3.5" External Hard Drive

by Western Digital
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WD My Book Essential WDBACW0030HBK 3 TB 3.5" External Hard Drive


The world's number one selling external hard drive features both USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 connectivity for compatibility today and speed for the future. Visual backup software and password protection with hardware encryption ensure your data is protected. This sleek drive nestles neatly on a shelf next to other My Book drives.

General Information
Manufacturer Western Digital Corporation
Manufacturer Part Number WDBACW0030HBK-NESN
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.wdc.com
Brand Name WD
Product Line My Book Essential
Product Model WDBACW0030HBK
Product Name My Book Essential WDBACW0030HBK Hard Drive
Product Type Hard Drive
Technical Information
Storage Capacity 3 TB
Platform Supported PC
Features Password Authentication
Drive Performance
Maximum External Data Transfer Rate 640 MB/s (5 Gbit/s)
Host Interface USB 3.0
Software Included

WD SmartWare Software

Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Drive Type External
Drive Width 3.5"
Height 1.9"
Width 5.3"
Depth 6.5"
Weight (Approximate) 2.60 lb
Package Contents
  • My Book Essential WDBACW0030HBK Hard Drive
  • USB Cable
  • AC Adapter
  • Quick Install Guide
  • USB 2.0
  • Plug n Play
Environmentally Friendly Yes
Environmental Certification RoHS

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    I needed room for back up of all my 1T iMac files. This was small in physical space and large in GB 3000 Space and so much room left over to store pictures and videos. Thank you Overstock for having just what I needed!

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