WD 500GB My Passport SSD - Portable SSD, up to 1050MB/s Read and 1000MB/s Write Speeds, USB 3.2 Gen 2
Save, access and protect the content that matters to you with My Passport™ SSD, giving you read speeds of up to 1050MB/s2 and write speeds of up to 1000MB/s2 with NVMe™ technology.
Larger files and more content demand next-level performance. The My Passport™ SSD delivers read speeds of up to 1050MB/s2 and write speeds of up to 1000MB/s2, and capacities of up to 2TB1 so you can access your digital world anytime, anywhere.
PASSWORD PROTECTION WITH HARDWARE ENCRYPTION
Your digital world is invaluable. Help keep your data safe with password enabled 256-bit AES hardware encryption and simple backup.
TAKING DURABILITY TO GREATER HEIGHTS
Carry your data with confidence. The My Passport™ SSD has a bold, metal design that is tough enough to handle whatever comes your way. Shock and vibration resistant. Drop resistant up to 6.5ft (1.98m).
Included backup software3 makes it easy to enable simple back up of high-capacity files to your drive or cloud service account.4 Set it and forget it! Compatible with Apple Time Machine (requires reformatting).
THE NEW LOOK OF SSD PERFORMANCE
Stylishly designed in a range of colours, enclosed in a compact sleek metal design. The My Passport™ SSD is engineered from the ground up to be a quality drive, inside and out, to deliver reliable performance. It's a trusted drive built with WD reliability.
OUT OF THE BOX COMPATIBILITY
No setup required. Ready to use right out of the box and compatible with PC and Mac. Equipped with USB 3.2 Gen-2 technology, the My Passport™ SSD comes with a USB-C™ cable and USB-A adaptor to work with legacy systems.
1 As used for storage capacity, 1GB = one billion bytes and 1TB = one trillion bytes. Actual user capacity may be less depending on operating environment.
2 As used for transfer rate, 1 MB/s = one million bytes per second. Based on internal testing; performance may vary depending upon host device, usage conditions, drive capacity, and other factors.
3 Internet activation required
4 App or Cloud account registration may be required. Apps and Cloud services may be changed, terminated or interrupted at any time and may vary by country.
|Power Source||USB bus|
|Software & System Requirements|
|Software Included||WD Security, WD Drive Utilities, WD Backup, WD Discovery|
|Cables Included||1 x USB-C cable / 1 x USB-C to USB-A adapter|
|Image Colour Disclaimer||The displayed product image may be a different colour|
|Localisation||Worldwide (excluding China)|
|Service & Support||Limited warranty - 5 years|
|Min Operating Temperature||5 °C|
|Max Operating Temperature||35 °C|
|Min Storage Temperature||-20 °C|
|Max Storage Temperature||65 °C|
|Device Type||Solid state drive - external (portable)|
|Encryption Algorithm||256-bit AES|
|Interface||USB 3.2 Gen 2|
|Features||Shock resistant, password authentication, automatic backup|
|Interface Transfer Rate||10.0 Gbps (USB 3.2 Gen2)|
|Max Data Transfer Rate||1050 MB/s|
|Expansion & Connectivity|
|Interfaces||1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 - 24 pin USB-C|