WD Elements Desktop Storage
Instant Add-on Storage
WD Elements Desktop storage with USB 3.0 offers reliable, high-capacity, add-on storage, ultra-fast data transfer rates and universal connectivity with USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 devices. The sleek design features up to 3TB capacity plus WD quality and reliability. It includes a free trial of WD SmartWare Pro back-up software for local and cloud back-up.
Maximum Transfer Rates
USB 3.0 connectivity delivers maximum performance for transferring files to and from this drive.
USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 Compatibility
With this single drive you get compatibility with USB 3.0 devices and backward compatibility with USB 2.0 devices as well.
Free Back-up Software Trial
WD Elements desktop storage comes with a trial version of WD SmartWare Pro back-up software which lets you back-up your files to your WD Elements drive or to the cloud The use of your Dropbox account.
Massive Capacity in a Sleek Design
The sleek design offers up to 3TB capacity, making WD Elements desktop storage the ideal solution for simple, add-on storage of all of your important photos, music, videos and files.
Improve PC Performance
When your internal hard drive is almost full, your PC slows down. Don’t delete files. Free up space on your internal hard drive by transferring files to your WD Elements desktop storage and get your computer moving again.
Free Trial of WD SmartWare Pro Back-up Software
WD Elements desktop storage comes with a trial version of WD SmartWare Pro backup software. This back-up software lets you back-up your files to your WD Elements drive or to the cloud The use of your Dropbox account.
WD Quality Inside and Out
WD knows your data is very important to you. So WD builds the drive inside to demanding requirements for durability, shock tolerance, and long-term reliability. Then they give protection to the drive with a durable enclosure designed for style and protection.
Formatted for Windows
Formatted NTFS and compatible with Windows 8 or higher, Windows 7, or Windows Vista. May also be reformatted for Mac.
At a Glance
- USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 compatibility
- Maximum file transfer rates
- Free trial of WD SmartWare Pro auto and cloud back-up software
- Simple add-on high-capacity storage
- Plug-and-play simplicity
- Formatted for Windows
- Adding extra storage for your videos, music, photos and files
- Transferring data at maximum speed with USB 3.0
- Backing-up files The use of the free trial of WD SmartWare Pro back-up software
- The use of with Windows PCs
- Formatted NTFS for Windows 8 or higher, Windows 7, or Windows Vista
- May also be reformatted for Mac OS X
Note: Compatibility may vary, depending on user’s hardware configuration and operating system.
WD Desktop Storage Comparison Chart
WD Elements Desktop
My Book Duo
|Ideal for||Adding more storage||Adding more storage and backing up your|
photos, music, videos and file
|Quickly transferring, saving and double|
protecting all of your media collection
|Connection||USB 3.0||USB 3.0||USB 3.0|
|Capacity range||2 TB – 3 TB||2 TB – 6 TB||4 TB – 12 TB|
|High capacity for all of your photos, music and videos||✔||✔||✔|
|Automatic back-up with WD SmartWare Pro||Free trial||✔||✔|
|Cloud back-up with Dropbox||✔||✔|
|System-level back-up with Acronis True Image||✔||✔|
|256 bit hardware encryption||✔||✔|
|Capacity up to 12 TB||✔|
|Double-protected storage and back-up||✔|
1x Elements Desktop 3.0 2 TB
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Compatible with the USB 3.0 devices and backward compatibility with USB 2.0 devices
WD build the drive to demanding requirements for durability, shock tolerance and long-term reliability
Formatted NTFS for Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7. Requires reformatting for Mac OS X