Item #468326

Western Digital® My Book™ Essential Edition™ External USB 2.0 Hard Drive, 500GB

Item #468326


  • Easy-to-use external USB 2.0 hard drive has compact book-like shape. Lets you back up your valuable files or add additional storage capacity.
  • Drive positions vertically to save space, or horizontally for stacking.
  • Included Google™ software lets you search your drive, manage your photos and simplify Web searches.
  • High-quality drive combines 7200-rpm rotational speed and cool, ultra-quiet operation.
  • Includes drive management features like automatic power-up and LED status lights.
  • USB-compatible with Windows and Mac. Requires 1 available USB port.
  • Backed by the manufacturer's 1-year warranty.
    • Specifications
      Item #468326
      Manufacturer #WDG1U5000N
      brand nameWestern Digital
      buffer size16 MB
      device connector typeUSB 2.0
      dimensions6.7"H x 2.25"W x 5.56"D
      maximum data transfer rate480 Mbps
      model nameMy Book Essential Edition, 500GB
      operating system compatibilityWindows 98SE; Windows Me; Windows 2000; Windows XP; Mac OS X 10.2.8+
      rotational speed7200 RPM
      software includedYes
      storage capacity500 GB
      warranty length1-year limited