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WD My Book Pro 500GB 7200rpm FireWire/USB 16MB Hard Dive (External) - Retail

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  • Quick Find Code: I1410571
  • Manufacturers SKU: WDG1T5000E
  • Product UPC/EAN: 718037116501

Product Description

WD's My Book Pro Edition external hard drive with triple interface combines three leading external hard drive interfaces (FireWire 800, FireWire 400, and USB 2.0) on one drive for maximum performance and universal connectivity. Designed to work on both Macintosh computers and PCs, this drive includes powerful EMC Retrospect Express backup and recovery software, a unique Capacity Gauge LED, and capacities up to 500 GB.

Main Features:

  • Triple interface - FireWire 800, FireWire 400, and USB 2.0
  • EMC Retrospect Express - Powerful backup software that includes full system backup and recovery, easy scheduling, and encryption
  • Capacity gauge - See at a glance how much space is available on your drive
  • Intelligent drive management features - Automatic power-up, Safe Shutdown, and LED activity lights make this drive especially easy to use
  • Smart design - The compact elegant case, iconic of a book, takes up less space on your desk, stacks horizontally, and allows two or more drives to nestle neatly together like volumes on a shelf
  • High quality hard drive - Inside the case is an exceptionally fast (7200 RPM spin speed), ultra quiet, cool-running hard drive from WD...of course!
  • One-year warranty in the U.S., two-year warranty in Europe
  • High-speed backup of important documents and images
  • Extra storage for your computer
  • Automatic backups of your existing hard drive
  • Archiving the music stored on your MP3 player
  • Adding plenty of space for digital video capture and editing
  • Saving and organizing your digital photo collection
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HARD DISK Disk Capacity 500GB
Disk Speed 7200RPM
Data Buffer/RAM 16MB
PERFORMANCE Average Seek Time 8.9ms
Average Latency 4.20ms
Seek Time (Track to Track) 2.0ms
Data Transfer Rates Firewire: 100MB/s • USB: 60MB/s
Firewire Ports 1 x FireWire
SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS Operating Systems Supported Microsoft Windows 2000, XP • Apple Mac OS X 10.2.8+
System Requirements This drive requires a USB, FireWire 400 or FireWire 800 connection
ELECTRICAL Voltage/Power/Frequency 100 to 240V AC / 47 to 63Hz
Power Cord European and UK Country Specific (when supplied in the UK)
ENVIRONMENTAL Environmental 5 to 35°C
Non Operating Temperature -20 to 65°C
Operating Temperature 5 to 35°C
PHYSICAL Enclosure type Portable
Dimensions 5.67cm (W) x 14.3cm (D) x 17.22cm (H) - Weight 1.2kg
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