WD5001AALS The world's most popular portable drive is now smaller than ever. And it's smarter than ever with automatic, continuous backup software and password protection. If you prefer to use Apple TimeMachine, no problem - it works with that, too.
WD's smallest portable drive ever - WD is an expert in portable storage, so they designed a smaller, high-quality integrated USB hard drive inside this stylish package. Perfect for Mac users on the go.
Designed for Mac ? Formatted for Mac and compatible with Apple Time Machine, this drive is plug-and-play ready for Mac computer users.
WD SmartWare - A control center for your drive that gives you the power to:
- Protect your data automatically ? Relax, your data is secure. Automatic, continuous backup will instantly make a second copy whenever you add or change a file.
- See your backup as it happens - Seeing is believing. Visual backup displays your content categories and shows the progress of your backup.
- Bring back lost files effortlessly - Retrieve your valuable data to its original location whether you've lost all your data or just overwritten an important file.
- Take control - Customize your backup, set drive security, run diagnostics, manage the power settings, and more from the WD SmartWare control center.
Drive lock - Gain peace of mind knowing that your data is protected from unauthorized access or theft with password protection and military-grade 256-bit hardware-based encryption.
USB 2.0 powered - Powered directly from the USB port on your PC. No separate power supply is needed*.
* An optional cable is available for the few computers that limit power from the USB port.
Planet friendly - WD designed a small box from recycled materials to minimize waste. We encourage you to recycle it.
- Compatible with Apple TimeMachine
- Automatic, continuous backup
- Visual drive control center
- Password protection and 256-bit encryption
- Protecting your data with automatic, continuous backup
- Retrieving lost data effortlessly
- Adding extra storage space for photos, videos and music
- Securing private or sensitive data
- Formatted HFS+ Journaled
- Mac OS X Tiger, Leopard, Snow Leopard
Note: Compatibility may vary depending on user's hardware configuration and operating system.
- Face Width 4.3 in (110 mm)
- Shelf Depth 3.2 in (83 mm)
- Face Height 0.6 in (15 mm)
- Weight 0.44 lb (0.20 kg)
- Data transfer rate: Up to 480 Mb/sec
- Interface: USB 2.0 and 1.1
- RoHS compliant: Yes
- Operating temperature: 5 degrees C to 40 degrees C
- Non-op. temperature: -20 degrees C to 65 degrees C