Tuesday, March 16th 2010

WD Introduces 1 TB My Passport SE for Mac Portable Hard Drives

WD, the world's leader in external storage solutions, today introduced its new one terabyte (TB) and 750 gigabyte (GB) capacity My Passport SE for Mac portable USB drives. Available at WD's online store, the new My Passport SE for Mac portable drives are formatted for Mac and compatible with Apple Time Machine software.

Perfect for saving, storing and backing up Mac computers, these ultra-portable 1 TB and 750 GB My Passport SE drives are easy to carry because they are USB-powered and do not need an external power adapter1. Equipped with 256-bit hardware encryption with password protection for an extra level of security, this small drive with mega-capacity give users peace-of-mind knowing that their data is protected from unauthorized access or theft.
"With over 10 billion songs downloaded from the iTunes store, the enormous capacity of the new My Passport SE for Mac drives makes them the perfect travel-friendly storage device to hold all the rich media content collected by videographers, creative professionals and digital media enthusiasts with large digital media collections," said Dale Pistilli, vice president of marketing for WD's branded products group.

Price and Availability
WD's My Passport SE for Mac portable drives are available now at WD's online store. MSRP for the My Passport SE for Mac 1 TB portable drive is $199.99 USD and for the 750 GB model is $179.99 USD.
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3 Comments on WD Introduces 1 TB My Passport SE for Mac Portable Hard Drives

Specifically formatted to work with Mac?

Just like every other external drive made in the last 10 years?

This is almost as dumb as the 'gaming grade' SD cards a few months back.

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Wile E
Power User
This is the kind of "Mac" stuff I hate to see. Any hard drive works on Mac.
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well i have to say i have few problems on my Macbookpro with a normal wd 250gb passport portable hd. i had to wait like 3 mins until my mac would start working with it.
but on a dell xps was working in no time...

i hope they fix that
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