WD My Passport Go 500 GB Black / Blue

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WD My Passport Go 500 GB Black / Blue
500GB
WD My Passport Go 1TB Black / Blue
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Price 79,99 99,99
Total storage capacity 500 GB 500 GB
Maximum read speed 400 MB/s 400 MB/s
Maximum write speed 380 MB/s 380 MB/s

Key specs

Total storage capacity
500 GB
Maximum read speed
400 MB/s
Maximum write speed
380 MB/s
Data encryption
Hardware encryption, Software encryption

Pros and cons

According to our External SSD expert
  • Pros:
    This external SSD is a lot faster than the average hard drive.
  • Pros:
    This 2.5-inch drive is easy to take along with you.
  • Pros:
    Equipped with USB 3.0 for fast throughput speed.
  • Con:
    In order to use the drive with macOS, you'll have to re-format it.
Product Expert External SSDs

The WD My Passport Go 500GB Black / Blue is a compact external SSD that can withstand a drop of 2 meters. Take your data with you on trips, without having to worry about your files getting damaged. Connect the SSD to your laptop and quickly transfer your files to the WD My Passport via USB 3.0. This SSD is a lost faster than an external hard drive. It only takes a few seconds to transfer a 2GB file. On top of that, the My Passport Go doesn't have moving parts, so the drive isn't only shockproof but also energy-efficient. Thanks to the included software, it automatically creates backups of your most important folders. This way, you're sure you won't lose your files. Not even when your laptop crashes. You can personally set this up to occur constantly in the background or at a specific time.


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Specifications

Product

Product number
826042
Manufacturer code
WDBMCG5000ABT-WESN
Brand
Western Digital
Warranty
3 years
Warranty type
Carry-in warranty

Performance and compatibility properties

Total storage capacity
500 GB
Cache memory
0 MB
Shockproof
Yes
Dustproof
Yes
Backup feature
Yes
Protected memory (USB)
Yes
Protection type (USB)
Data encryption
Data encryption
Hardware encryption, Software encryption
Maximum read speed
400 MB/s
Maximum write speed
380 MB/s
Safety class
High-end
Energy-efficient
No
Formatted for operating system
Windows

Physical properties

Depth
1 cm
Width
9,5 cm
Height
6 cm
Weight
55 g
Color
Black, Blue
Material
Plastic
Build quality
Basic

Connectors and connections

USB port
Yes
Type of USB port
Standard USB-A
Number of USB ports
1
Thunderbolt connector
No