WD My Passport 3TB Black

WD My Passport 3TB Black

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Product information

Key specs

Hard drive type
2.5-inch
Total storage capacity
3 TB
Formatted for operating system
Windows
Build quality
Basic
Shockproof
No

Pros and cons

According to our HDD external hard drive expert
  • Pros:
    Thanks to its 2.5-inch size, this drive is easy to take with you
  • Pros:
    Features USB 3.0 for fast throughput speed.
  • Pros:
    The WD Smartware Pro automatically backs up all your files.
  • Con:
    In order to use the drive with macOS, you'll have to re-format it.

Product description

Store all your music, photos, and projects on the WD My Passport 3TB Black. Connect it to your laptop and transfer all your files onto the WD My Passport via USB 3.0. You can easily transfer a 2GB file in 10 seconds. Connect the Passport to your laptop or PC via USB and get started straight away. Want to make backups? This happens automatically thanks to the WD SmartWare Pro software. You can personally set this up to occur constantly in the background or at a specific time. If you want to store your files safely, use the WD Security software to set a password. This way, no one can access your private files.


Key specs

Hard drive type
2.5-inch
Total storage capacity
3 TB
Formatted for operating system
Windows
Build quality
Basic
Shockproof
No

Included by default

  • Manual
  • USB cable


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Reviews

Rating

Most helpful reviews

zeet 100 ok
Review score 4 out of 5 stars
4 / 5 stars
8,0
  • Pros:
    ik hoop het ok is
  • Pros:
    ze 100 ok uit

niet kunner testen

Luc van riel | 11 January 2019 | In the version: 3TB

Most helpful reviews

Review score 4 out of 5 stars
4 / 5 stars
8,0/10

"zeet 100 ok"

Luc van riel | 11 January 2019 | In the version: 3TB

  • Pros:
    ik hoop het ok is
  • Pros:
    ze 100 ok uit

niet kunner testen

Most helpful reviews

zeet 100 ok
Review score 4 out of 5 stars
4 / 5 stars
8,0
  • Pros:
    ik hoop het ok is
  • Pros:
    ze 100 ok uit

niet kunner testen

Luc van riel | 11 January 2019 | In the version: 3TB

Most helpful reviews

Review score 4 out of 5 stars
4 / 5 stars
8,0/10

"zeet 100 ok"

Luc van riel | 11 January 2019 | In the version: 3TB

  • Pros:
    ik hoop het ok is
  • Pros:
    ze 100 ok uit

niet kunner testen


Specifications

Product

Product number
743937
Manufacturer code
WDBYFT0030BBK-WESN
Brand
Western Digital
Warranty
3 years
Warranty type
Carry-in warranty
Old product returned for free
Yes

Memory properties

Total storage capacity
3 TB
Cache memory
8 MB
Hard drive type
2.5-inch
HDD's RPM
5400 rpm
Formatted for operating system
Windows
Safety class
Mid-range
Maximum write speed
100 MB/s
Maximum read speed
100 MB/s

Functions

Shockproof
No
Dustproof
No
On/off switch
No
Backup feature
Yes
Protected memory (USB)
Yes
Protection type (USB)
Data encryption, Password
Data encryption
Software encryption
Recommended for use
Making a backup, Save photos and videos

Physical properties

Width
8,2 cm
Depth
11 cm
Height
2,2 cm
Weight
250 g
Color
Black
Material
Plastic
Build quality
Basic

Other properties

Energy-efficient
No
Power supply type
Via a different product

Connectors and connections

FireWire
No
Thunderbolt connector
No
SATA connector type
S-ATA (III)
Type of USB port
Standard USB-A
USB port
Yes