Maximum Transfer Rates USB 3.0 connectivity delivers maximum performance for transferring files to and from this drive.
USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 Compatibility With this single drive, you get compatibility with the latest USB 3.0 devices, and backward compatibility with USB 2.0 devices as well.
Free Backup Software Trial WD Elements portable storage comes with a trial version of WD SmartWare Pro backup software, which allows you to back up your files to your WD Elements drive or to the cloud using your Dropbox account.
USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 compatibility Maximum file transfer rates Free trial of WD SmartWare Pro auto and cloud backup software Simple add-on high-capacity storage Plug-and-play simplicity Formatted for Windows
High Capacity in a Sleek Design - With high capacity in a lightweight design, this drive is an ideal companion for users on the go.
Improve PC Performance - When your internal hard drive is almost full, your PC slows down. Don’t delete files. Free up space on your internal hard drive by transferring files to your WD Elements portable storage and get your laptop moving again.
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, all-metal enclosure designed for style and protection.
Formatted for Windows - Formatted NTFS and compatible with Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, or Windows XP. Can be reformatted for Mac.
Adding extra storage for your videos, music, photos, and files. Transferring data at maximum speed with USB 3.0 Backing up files using the free trial of WD SmartWare Pro backup software Using with Windows PCs
Compatibility Formatted NTFS for Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, or Windows XP Can be reformatted for Mac OS X Note: Compatibility may vary depending on user’s hardware configuration and operating system.
Any price comparison is to a new, nonrefurbished product price.
Western Digital 500GB Elements SE USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive
Back Up Computers or Hold Tons of Media
If you want to have a backup of your laptop or desktop handy just in case or you work on a lot of media-heavy, data-intensive projects, this 500GB external hard drive will help you out. All you have to do is plug the hard drive into your computer’s USB port, and it immediately sets to work; no complicated installation necessary.
Move Data Superfast
- Compatible with USB 3.0 ports, which offers transfer rates at 10 times the rate of USB 2.0
- Also compatible with USB 2.0, in case your computer doesn’t have any USB 3.0 ports
- Model number: WDBUZG5000ABK
- Formatted for Windows XP, Vista, 7, and 8
- Can be reformatted for Mac OS X
- All-metal, durable shock-tolerant enclosure
- Comes with trial of SmartWare Pro, which also lets you back up files to the cloud via Dropbox
- Condition: manufacturer refurbished
- Product dimensions: 4.5”x3.25”x0.25”
- Weight: 8oz.