Western Digital My Book Studio for Mac 1TB USB2.0 FireWire 800 External Hard Drive WDBC3G0010HAL

$ 69.99 $ 89.99

Part #: WDBC3G0010HAL

Condition: Manufacturer Recertified

Warranty: 6 Month Manufacturer Warranty

My Book Studio - Precision metal design. Pure performance.

This drive has everything you need and nothing you don't. It's formatted for Mac® with a premium aluminum enclosure and delivers blisteringly fast performance while staying cool to the touch. The fast FireWire® 800 interface makes backups fast. This high-performance drive is compatible with Apple® Time Machine® and is ideal for videographers, photographers, and other creative professionals.

Sleek aluminum enclosure complements your Mac.
The premium, aluminum enclosure matches your Mac and remains cool to the touch even as the drive delivers blisteringly fast performance

Premium performance.
Save and access data at top speeds with the lightning fast FireWire® 800 interface. Also features USB 2.0 for maximum flexibility

Designed for the Mac professional.
Formatted for Mac, this drive is plug-and-play ready for Mac computer users. It's ideal for videographers, photographers, video editors and other graphic professionals.

 WD's My Book Studio is the high performance, premium design external hard drive for your Mac backup and storage needs.

Features at a glance

  • Premium performance for Mac with FireWire 800
  • Cool-to-the-touch aluminum enclosure
  • Compatible with Apple Time Machine
  • Password protection and hardware-based encryption
  • WD SmartWare™ automatic continuous backup software

    Heat-dissipating, cool-to-the-touch aluminum enclosure
    Heat-dissipating, cool-to-the-touch aluminum enclosure. The premium aluminum enclosure perfectly complements your Mac computer and the sleek, book-like design allows two or more My Book drives to nestle neatly together like volumes on a shelf.

    Premium performance
    Save and access data at top speeds with the dual high-performance FireWire 800 interface. Also includes FireWire 400 and USB 2.0 interface for maximum flexibility.

    Optional WD Smartware backup software
    Visual backup software and drive management control center. Install all components, some or none. It's up to you.

    • See your backup as it happens - Seeing is believing. Visual backup displays your content in categories and show the progress of your backup.
    • Protect your data automatically - Relax, your data is secure. Automatic, continuous backup will instantly make a second copy whenever you add or change a file.
    • Bring back lost files effortlessly - Retrieve your valuable data to its original location whether you've lost all your data or just overwritten an important file.
    • Take control - Customize your backup, set drive security, run diagnostics, manage the power settings, and more from the WD SmartWare control center.

    Formatted HFS+ Journaled
    Works out of the box with your Mac OS X® Leopard® or Snow Leopard™ system. Can easily be reformatted to work with Windows® XP, Windows Vista® or Windows 7.

    Password protection
    Gain peace of mind knowing that your data is protected from unauthorized access or theft with password protection and -bit hardware-based encryption. (Requires WD SmartWare software)

    Power miser
    My Book external drives are designed to save energy. WD GreenPower Technology™ lowers internal drive power consumption by up to 30%, a sleep mode reduces power during idle times, and a power-saving feature turns the drive on and off with your computer.

    Runs cool
    The drive is designed to run cool without a fan. Lower operating temperatures extend the life of the drive and improve data reliability, while the fan-less design reduces noise output.

    Ideal for

    • Storing and accessing files in blazing-fast speed
    • Matching the look of your Mac computer
    • Using with Mac and Apple Time Machine
    • Retrieving lost data effortlessly
    • Securing private or sensitive data
    • Protecting your data with WD SmartWare automatic, continuous backup software
    • Storing and editing videos and photos


    • Formatted HFS+ Journaled
    • Mac OS® X Leopard®, Snow Leopard™
      (Note: Compatibility may vary depending on user's hardware configuration and operating system. Mac OS X Tiger does not support drives with capacities greater than 2 TB.)

     Package Includes

    • External hard drive
    • USB Cable, Firewire 800 Cable
    • AC power adapter