Western Digital My Book Studio 1TB USB 2.0 & FireWire 800 External Hard Drive for Mac - WDBAAJ0010HSL-NESN

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by Win on 9/1/2010

So far it seems like a pretty solid little box and setup is a piece of cake. I did have some problems with it not mounting after the computer was woken up from sleep, but changing the preferences on the drive solved that. In a PC world, it is nice to find something like this that is setup as Mac native. Read More

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by Victor Resto on 9/6/2010

Amazing! Period! I will buy another one. My Western Digital My Book Studio external hard drive is simply amazing. Just plug it in and follow the simple instructions and you are done! The product has increased my computers speed and now I have all the capacity for storage I will need for a while. Thanks Western Digital and Buy.com! You all are outstanding! http://www.themegashop.us Read More

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Product Overview

Designed for Mac, My Book Studio external drives feature a customizable e-label, automatic, visual backup, and password protection. The high-performance FireWire 800 interface gives you the speed you need for creative endeavors like photo and video editing and graphic design.


  • Mac OS® X, Tiger®, Leopard®, Snow Leopard™
  • Specifications

    Manufacturer Western Digital
    Mfg Part# WDBAAJ0010HSL-NESN
    SKU 212510676
    UPC 718037754628
    UPC 14 00718037754628
    Product Guide Click Here for the Western Digital Store
    Display - Create your own personalized drive label to remind you what's stored on each drive. You can even view the label when the drive is unplugged. The display also includes available capacity and security status.
    Pure performance - Save and access data at top speeds with the high-performance FireWire 800 interface. Also includes USB 2.0 interface for maximum flexibility.
    Designed for Mac - Formatted for Mac and compatible with Apple® TimeMachine™, this drive is plug-and-play ready for Mac computer users.
    WD SmartWare - See your life safe in one place
    Drive lock - Gain peace of mind knowing that your data is protected from unauthorized access or theft with password protection and 256-bit hardware-based encryption.
    Smaller, sleeker, more streamlined design - We've made these award-winning drives even smaller, sleeker and more elegant. As always, this book-like shape takes up minimal space on your desk and allows two or more My Book drives to nestle neatly together like volumes on a shelf.
    Power miser - My Book external drives are designed to save energy. WD GreenPower Technology™ lowers internal drive power consumption by up to 30%, a sleep mode reduces power during idle times, and a power-saving feature turns the drive on and off with your computer.
    Planet friendly - We designed a small retail box from recycled materials to minimize waste. We encourage you to recycle it.
    Tech Specs
    Performance Specifications
    Serial Bus Transfer Rate (FireWire 800): 800 Mb/s (Max)
    Serial Bus Transfer Rate (USB 2.0): 480 Mb/s (Max)
    Physical Specifications
    Capacity: 1 TB
    Interface: FireWire 800, USB 2.0
    Physical Dimensions
    Height: 6.50 Inches
    Length: 5.3 Inches
    Width: 1.9 Inches
    Weight: 2.60 Pounds
    Environmental Specifications
    Operating: 41° F to 95° F
    Non-operating: -4° F to 149° F
    Electrical Specifications
    AC Input Voltage: 100-240 VAC
    AC Input Frequency: 47-63 Hz
    Package Includes
    External hard drive
    WD SmartWare software (pre-loaded)
    FireWire 800 cable
    FireWire 800 to 400 cable
    USB cable
    AC adapter
    Quick Install Guide
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