Automatic & cloud backup.
Safeguard your memories with
WD SmartWare Pro automatic backup software. Back up directly to this drive or to the cloud using Dropbox.
Sleek, high-capacity, storage to go.
The perfect companion for your Ultrabook and other slim notebooks. You get up to 2 TB in a sleek, compact design.
Secure your drive.
Use WD Security to set password protection and hardware encryption and protect your files from unauthorized use or access.
Ultra-sleek Design with High Capacity
At just half an inch thin (12.8mm) for the 500 GB model, this drive is sleek and fast with plenty of capacity for your important digital content. The 1 TB model is a mere 0.60 in (15.3 mm), while the massive capacity of 2 TB is only 0.81 in (20.5 mm).
Ultra-fast Transfer Rates
When connected to a USB 3.0 port, My Passport Ultra lets you access and save files in blazing speed. Reduce transfer time by up to three times when compared to USB 2.0 transfer rates.*
Performance may vary based on user´s hardware and system configuration.
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.
Automatic, Continuous Backup Software
WD SmartWare Pro automatic backup software works quietly in the background to help protect your data using minimal PC resources. Whenever you add or change a file, it´s instantly backed up.
Features at a Glance
Ultra-compact design with plenty of storage
Blazing-fast data transfers with USB 3.0 interface
USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 compatibility
Automatic backup software for local backups
Cloud backup through Dropbox
Password protection and hardware encryption
Interface USB 3.0 and USB 2.0
Data Encryption Support Yes
Serial Transfer Rate
Serial Bus Transfer Rate (USB 3.0) 5 Gb/s (Max)
Capacity 2 TB
Height 0.823 Inches
Depth 4.35 Inches
Width 3.23 Inches
Weight 0.50 Pounds
Height 20.9 mm
Depth 110.5 mm
Width 82.0 mm
Weight 0.23 kg
Operating 41° F to 95° F
Non-operating -4° F to 149° F
Operating 5° C to 35° C
Non-operating -20° C to 65° C