WD My Passport SSD (Gold)
Portable Solid State Drive (SSD)
WD My Passport SSD, Gold - 500GB
Our Price: $119.99
- Blazing fast NVMe technology with read speeds of up to 1050MB/s and write speeds of up to 1000MB/s
- Password enabled 256-bit AES hardware encryption
- Shock and vibration resistant. Drop resistant up to 6.5ft (1.98m)
- Simple back up
- Sleek and compact design
- Cross Compatible USB 3.2 Gen-2 and USB-C (USB-A for older systems)
Accelerate everything with next-level SSD performance.
Save, access and protect the content that matters to you with the My Passport SSD, giving you read speeds of up to 1050MB/s1 and write speeds of up to 1000MB/s1 with NVMe technology. Keep your productivity flowing with password enabled hardware encryption in a sleek, durable metal design. Easy to use. Blazing fast.
Larger files and more content demand next-level performance. The My Passport SSD delivers read speeds of up to 1050MB/s1 and write speeds of up to 1000MB/s1, so you can access your digital world anytime, anywhere.
Password Protection with Hardware Encryption
Your digital world is invaluable. Help keep your data safe with password enabled 256-bit AES hardware encryption and simple backup.
Taking Durability to Greater Heights
Carry your data with confidence. The My Passport SSD has a bold, metal design that is tough enough to handle whatever comes your way. Shock and vibration resistant. Drop resistant up to 6.5ft (1.98m).
Simple Back Up
Included backup software2 makes it easy to enable simple back up of high-capacity files to your drive or cloud service account.3 Set it and forget it! Compatible with Apple Time Machine (requires reformatting).
The New Look of SSD Performance
Stylishly designed in a range of colors, enclosed in a compact sleek metal case, The My Passport SSD is engineered from the ground up to be a quality drive, inside and out, to deliver reliable performance. It’s a trusted drive built with WD reliability
Out of the Box Compatibility
No setup required. Ready to use right out of the box and compatible with PC and Mac. Equipped with USB 3.2 Gen-2 technology, the My Passport SSD comes with a USB-C cable and USB-A adaptor to work with legacy systems.
1 As used for transfer rate, 1 MB/s = one million bytes per second. Based on internal testing; performance may vary depending upon host device, usage conditions, drive capacity, and other factors.
2 Internet activation required
3 App or Cloud account registration may be required. Apps and Cloud services may be changed, terminated or interrupted at any time and may vary by country.
500GB, 1TB, 2TB, 4TB
- USB 3.2 Gen 2 up to 10 Gb/s
- USB 3.1 Gen 2 up to 10 Gb/s
- USB 3.0 up to 5 Gb/s
- USB 2.0 up to 480 Mb/s
- Windows 10 or Windows 8.1 operating systems
- macOS Catalina, Mojave, or High Sierra
- Reformatting may be required for other operating systems.
- Compatibility may vary depending on user’s hardware configuration and operating system.
- Read: 1050MB/s
- Write: 1000MB/s
Length: 3.94 in (100mm)
Width: 2.17 in (55.0mm)
Height: 0.35 in (9.0mm)
Weight: 0.10 lb (45.7g)
5 years (worldwide)
- Portable SSD drive
- USB Type-C to Type-C cable (supports USB 3.2 Gen 2)
- USB Type-C to Type-A adaptor
- WD Discovery software for backup, and password protection (Internet activation required)
- Quick Install Guide
Download the WD My Passport SSD Portable Storage Datasheet (.PDF)
- Pricing and product availability subject to change without notice.
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