Your Rescue Plan documents will be delivered to you via email only to the address associated with your Amazon.com account and can be found in your account message center within the Buyer/Seller Messages.
If your drive stops working, the Rescue data recovery plan will recover the data from the failed drive and return it to you on a new piece of external storage
Covers new single-disk external hard drives of any brand when purchased within 30 days (receipt must be retained for purchases not on the same transaction).
Free shipping for in-lab data recovery; 24/7 online case status tracking
If your data isn't recovered, you get your money back
Offers high capacity in an ultra-slip, all-metal design. Features blazing fast USB 3.0 connectivity, and password protection with hardware encryption to help protect your files from unauthorized use.
From the Manufacturer
My Passport Edge for Mac Portable Hard Drive – Ultra-slim. All metal. Mac-ready.
My Passport Edge for Mac, the ultra-slim, all-metal portable drive offers the blazing speed of USB 3.0, password protection with hardware encryption, and compatibility with Apple Time Machine to back up your files. It's the ultra-slim, ultra-fast, ultra-safe portable drive for your creative life. Ultra-slim, all-metal design.
Offering high capacity in an ultra-slim, all-metal design, My Passport Edge is the ideal companion for Mac users who need to take their creative life on the road. Mac-ready.
Mac-ready out of the box, My Passport Edge for Mac is designed to beautifully complement your MacBook and work seamlessly storing and protecting your files. Password protection secures your drive.
Use the WD Security utility to set password protection and hardware encryption and protect your files from unauthorized use or access.
Ultra-slim, all-metal design - At just 11mm this ultra-slim, all-metal portable drive is thin and fast with plenty of capacity for your important digital content.
Ultra-fast transfer rates - When connected to a USB 3.0 port, My Passport Edge lets you access and save files in blazing speed. Reduce transfer time by up to 3 times when compared to USB 2.0 transfer rates.*
*Performance may vary based on user's hardware and system configuration.
Premium aluminum enclosure - The durable, anodized aluminum enclosure is the perfect complement for your MacBook.
USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 compatibility - With this single drive you get compatibility with your USB 2.0 devices today and the ultra-fast speed of USB 3.0 when you're ready to step up to the to the next generation.
Durable enclosure protects the drive inside - We know your data is important to you. So we build the drive inside to our demanding requirements for durability, shock tolerance, and long-term reliability. Then, we protect the drive with a robust, all-metal enclosure designed for beauty.
WD Security - WD Security allows you to set password protection and hardware encryption for your drive to help protect your files from unauthorized use or access.
WD Drive Utilities - Register your drive, set drive timer, run diagnostics and more using WD Drive Utilities.
Compatible with Apple Time Machine - Works with your Mac right out of the box and is compatible with Apple Time Machine.
USB-powered - Powered directly from the USB port on your Mac. No separate power supply is needed.
- Adding extra storage for your videos, music, photos, and files
- Backing up your files with Apple Time Machine
- Securing your files from unauthorized access with password protection and hardware encryption
- Connecting and powering through your USB interface
What's in the box
Portable hard drive, USB cable, Quick Install Guide.
Formatted HFS+ journaled for Mac OS X Leopard, Snow Leopard , Lion or Mountain Lion
Requires reformatting for Windows operating system
Note: Compatibility may vary depending on user's hardware configuration and operating system.
Features at a glance
- Blazing-fast USB 3.0 connectivity
- Sleek compact design with plenty of storage
- Compatible with Apple Time Machine
- Password protection and hardware encryption
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|My Passport for Mac ||My Book for Mac ||My Passport Edge for Mac ||My Passport Studio ||My Book Studio ||My Book Thunderbolt Duo ||My Book VelociRaptor Duo |
| ||Ultra-fast portable storage for Mac. ||Smart backup and storage. ||Ultra-slim. All metal. |
|Precision metal. Professional power. ||Precision metal design. Pure performance. ||Peak performance for creative professionals. ||Extreme speed and capacity. |
|Interface ||USB 3.0 ||USB 2.0 ||USB 3.0, USB 2.0 ||FireWire 800, USB 2.0 ||FireWire 800, USB 2.0 ||Thunderbolt (x2) ||Thunderbolt (x2) |
|Capacity range ||500 GB - 2 TB ||1 TB - 3 TB ||500 GB ||500 GB - 2 TB ||1 TB - 4 TB ||4 TB - 8 TB ||2 TB |
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WD My Passport Edge for Mac 500GB Portable USB 3.0 External Hard Drive Storage (WDBJBH5000ABK-NESN) - B008R7EXCE