More Information and Detailed Specifications
Passport Ultra Series comes in several sizes and colors. The hard drive has USB 3.0 interface for high speed data transmission and a compact design. WD SmartWare software is integrated into the hard drive and provides automatic backup of files stored on the My Passport or content stored in your Dropbox cloud storage. In addition to password protection with hardware encryption to keep private content safe and protected.
Slim design and high capacity
High capacity packed in a compact design. Thanks to its low weight and its slim enclosure, the My Passport Ultra is the ideal accessory for your Ultrabook and other laptops and tablets.
Blazing data transfer
Connecting other peripherals via USB 3.0 interface and access and store files with blazing speed. The interface provides transfer speeds that are up to 3 times faster compared to the speed of USB 2.0. The hard drive is powered only by a USB cable that connects to your PC - without the need for a power supply.
Software for automatic backup
WD SmartWare Pro provides automatic backup of all your data. Works quietly in the background using minimal PC performance. Select either automatic, continuous backup so you always have a current copy of your important files or choose in the settings when the backup should be taken. The software also allows you to choose whether to backup either locally (on the My Passport) or cloud (via Dropbox account). NB Dropbox account is required for backup to the cloud.
Works best with Windows 8
WD Windows 8 app makes it easy to discover digital content stored on the My Passport to your Windows 8 PC. The content is automatically displayed and organized so you can easily find and enjoy your photos, movies and music.
WD Security lets you set password protection and hardware encryption to keep your private data secure and protected.
Durable housing protects the inside from impact damage and destruction. Comes with a soft storage device.
WD Passport is designed with high standards of durability, impact resistance and long term durability. The outside is made with a durable enclosure designed for the protection of the hard drive.
Also available in other sizes and colors.