WD 8TB MyBook External Desktop Hard Drive
MyBook, 8TB, USB 3.0, External Desktop Drive, Black Design, Includes WD Backup Software
Western Digital 8TB MyBook External Desktop Hard Drive - MyBook, 8TB, USB 3.0, External Desktop Drive, Black Design, Includes WD Backup Software.
Interface Interface ports to connect pieces of equipment. USB (Universal Serial Bus) has become the most popular wired interface to connect peripherals. USB 2.0 supports speeds up to 480 Mbit/s (USB 1: 12 Mbit/s). The interface FireWire is also known as the IEEE 1394 standard. Enhanced IDE (EIDE)is sometimes referred to as Fast ATA, Fast IDE or ATA-2.
Serial ATA III
File format system
Ports & interfaces
USB data transfer rates
Maximum data transfer rate The maximum speed with which data can be transmitted from one device to another.
USB version Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard developed in the mid-1990s that defines the interface used for connection, communication and power supply between computers and electronic devices. Every new version - for example 1.1, 2.0, 3.0 - is much faster than the previous one.
3.2 Gen 1 (3.1 Gen 1)
Thunderbolt technology Based on the PCI Express and DisplayPort technologies, Thunderbolt technology supports both data devices and displays.
Security algorithms Security algorithms are used to provide authentication, cipher key generation, integrity and radio link privacy to users on mobile networks. The security algorithms supported are the ones that can be used with this product.
Password protection The computer, smartphone etc. can only be used when the correct password is entered, therefore making it more secure.
Cable lock slot Holes on the edge of devices through which a cable lock can be passed, so the device can be locked to a desk etc.
Cable lock slot type
Plug and Play Indicates whether this product supports is "plug and play". Plug and play is hardware or software that, after being installed ("plugged in"), can immediately be used ("played with"), as opposed to hardware or software which requires configuration.
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External power adapter
AC adapter output voltage
Operating temperature (T-T) The minimum and maximum temperatures at which the product can be safely operated.
5 - 35 °C
Weight & dimensions
Bundled software Software distributed with another product such as a piece of computer hardware or other electronic device, or a group of software packages which are sold together. A software suite is an example of bundled software, as is software which is pre-installed on a new computer.
WD Backup, WD Security, WD Drive Utilities
|Product Condition||Brand New/Unused|
|Drive Form Factor||3.5"|
|Connection Interface||SATA II 3.0Gbps|