WD debuts 7th generation portable drives

WD debuts 7th generation portable drives

Jul 7, 2015

WD has introduced the new, redesigned My Passport Ultra portable hard drives and My Passport for Mac drives.

With the My Passport line now in its 7th generation, the My Passport Ultra and My Passport for Mac portable hard drives are now available in capacities up to 3Tb and in four stylish colours – Classic Black, Brilliant White, Wild Berry and Noble Blue. WD is also introducing a new optional accessory – WD Grip Pack – a soft band, available in a variety of colours.

My Passport Ultra portable drives come in 3Tb, 2Tb, 1Tb and 500Gb capacities and feature 256-bit AES hardware encryption. USB 3.0 compatibility provides fast data transfer rates of up to 5Gbps, while being backwardly compatible with USB 2.0. My Passport for Mac portable drives are available in capacities of 3Tb, 2Tb, 1Tb and also feature 256-bit AES hardware encryption with USB 3.0 connectivity.

Sold separately, the WD Grip Pack accessory for My Passport Ultra is available in five colours (smoke, slate, grape, sky and fuchsia) and, when wrapped around one of the four colours of My Passport Ultra drives, enables consumers to create a total of 20 possible colour combinations. The WD Grip Pack comes with a colour-matched 18-inch flat USB 3.0 cable, creating a stylish complete solution.