Store and take your important information with you while on-the-go using the 1TB Elements Portable USB 3.0 External Hard Drive from WD. With a capacity of 1TB, it can be used for additional storage or for backing up your videos, photos, music, documents, and other files. The Elements drive connects to your computer with a USB 3.0 port at speeds up to 5 Gb/s, is backwards compatible with USB 2.0 at speeds up to 480 Mb/s, and is formatted as NTFS so Windows 10, 8.1, and 7 systems will recognize it right out of the box. For Mac users, the drive can be formatted to work with Mac OS.
The Elements drive quickly backs up and retrieves files by utilizing USB 3.0 technology and draws power from a USB bus-powered port on your device, meaning that it requires no other additional external power source. The WD Elements drive is protected by a limited 2-year worldwide warranty and a micro-USB to USB Type-A cable is included.
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.
Fast transfer rates
When connected to a USB 3.0 port, WD Elements portable hard drive delivers fast data transfer rates.
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 hard drive 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 durable enclosure designed for style and protection.
Capacity 1 TB
Interface USB 3.0 USB 2.0
Compatibility Formatted NTFS for Windows® 10, Windows 8.1. Reformatting may be required for other operating systems. Compatibility may vary depending on user’s hardware configuration and operating system.
Dimensions (L x W x H) 4.35″ x 3.23″ x 0.59″
In The Box Portable hard drive USB cable Quick install guide