Western Digital My Passport Studio 500GB USB 2.0 Firewire Mac Portable External Hard Drive WDBALG5000ABK

$ 44.99



Part #: WDBALG5000ABK

Condition: Manufacturer Recertified

Warranty: 6 Month Manufacturer Warranty


My Passport® Studio™ comes standard with two super-fast FireWire® 800 ports and a MacBook®-inspired, metal enclosure make this drive the ideal companion for Mac professionals

Product Features

High capacity, all metal design. - Offering high capacity in a small metal enclosure, My Passport Studio is the ideal companion for the photographer, videographer, graphic artist, or creative professional on the go.

Dual FireWire 800 interfaces.
- Save and access data in blazing-fast speed of the two super-fast FireWire® 800 ports. Use the second FireWire port to daisy chain an additional external drive or other peripheral to your iMac®.

Password protection secures your drive.
Use the WD Security utility to set password protection and hardware encryption and protect your files from unauthorized use or access.

Two FireWire 800 ports
With two super-fast FireWire® 800 ports, you can save and access data at up to 800 Mb/s. Use the second FireWire port to daisy chain an additional external drive or other peripheral to your Mac®. This drive also offers a USB 2.0 interface for added connectivity.

  • Premium aluminum enclosure – The durable, anodized aluminum enclosure is the perfect complement for your Mac computer and resists scratching and fingerprints.
  • WD Security™ – WD Security utility allows you to set password protection and hardware encryption for your drive to protect your files from unauthorized use or access.
  • WD Drive Utilities™ – Register your drive, set drive timer, run diagnostics and more using WD Drive Utilities.
  • High capacity, small enclosure – Offering high capacity in a small metal enclosure, My Passport Studio is the ideal companion for the photographer, videographer, graphic artist, or creative professional on the go.
  • Formatted for Mac - HFS+ Journaled so it works right out of the box with your Mac computer. Can be reformatted for Windows.
  • Compatible with Apple time Machine - Back up your files with Apple Time Machine.
  • No power adapter required - The drive is powered through the FireWire or USB port, so there’s no need to lug around a bulky power adapter.
  • WD quality inside and out - We know your data is important to you. So we build the drive inside to our demanding requirements for durability, shock tolerance, and long-term reliability. Then we protect the drive with a robust enclosure designed for beauty and protection.

Serial Transfer Rate
    FireWire 800
    Serial Bus Transfer Rate (1394b)    800 Mb/s (Max)
    USB 2.0
    Serial Bus Transfer Rate (USB 2.0)    480 Mb/s (Max)

Physical Dimensions   
English
    Height    0.7 Inches
    Length    5.0 Inches
    Width    3.3 Inches
    Weight    0.56 Pounds
Compatibility
  • Formatted HFS+ Journaled for Mac OS® X Leopard®, Snow Leopard™ , or Lion™
  • Windows® XP, Windows Vista®, Windows 7 (requires reformatting)
  • Note: Compatibility may vary depending on user's hardware configuration and operating system.

Package Includes
  • Ultra-portable hard drive
  • FireWire 800 cable
  • USB cable