My Passport Slim portable storage features WD SmartWare Pro backup software for local or cloud backup, a beautiful, ultra-slim metal design, the blazing speed of USB 3.0 connectivity and the security of password protection with hardware encryption. Protect your drive from scratches with the included soft pouch.
Our thinnest drive yet, My Passport Slim is the ideal companion for your Ultrabook or other slim notebook. Thin enough to fit in your briefcase, pocket or purse, it's big enough to carry all your digital content.
Safeguard your memories with WD SmartWare Pro automatic backup software. Back up directly to this drive or back up to the cloud using Dropbox.
Use WD Security to set password protection and hardware encryption and protect your files from unauthorized use or access.
Ultra-fast transfer rates - When connected to a USB 3.0 port, My Passport Slim lets you access and save files in blazing speed. Reduce transfer time by up to 3 times when compared to USB 2.0 transfer rates.*
*Performance may vary based on user's hardware and system configuration.
Automatic backup software - WD SmartWare Pro automatic backup software works quietly in the background to help protect your data using minimal PC resources. Select automatic, continuous backup to instantly back up your files. Or select the scheduled backup option to back up your files on your schedule and take control of your backup.
Local and cloud backup - WD SmartWare Pro lets you choose how you back up your files. Back up your files to your My Passport Slim drive or back up your files to the cloud using your Dropbox account. You can even back up your Dropbox account to the My Passport Slim drive for double protection.
Dropbox account required for cloud backup. Cloud services may be changed, terminated or interrupted at any time and may vary by country.
Works great with Windows 8 - WD's Windows 8 app makes it easy to discover the digital media stored on your My Passport Slim drive with your Windows 8 computer. Your content is automatically displayed and organized so you can easily locate and enjoy your photos, videos and music.
USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 compatibility - With this single drive you get compatibility with the latest USB 3.0 devices and backward compatibility with USB 2.0 devices as well.
WD Drive Utilities - Register your drive, set drive timer, run diagnostics and more using WD Drive Utilities.
Soft pouch included - The included soft pouch helps protect your drive from scratches.
Durable enclosure protects the drive inside - We know your data is important to you. So we build the drive inside to our demanding requirements for durability, shock tolerance, and long-term reliability. Then, we protect the drive with a durable enclosure designed for beauty.
USB-powered - Powered directly from the USB port on your PC. No separate power supply is needed.
Formatted NTFS + Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP operating systems
Requires reformatting for Mac OS X
Note: Compatibility may vary depending on user's hardware configuration and operating system.
Features at a glance
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|Description||Ultra-compact, with auto and cloud backup.||Ultra-slim, metal design with local and cloud backup.||Complete backup and storage.||Shared storage for computers, tablets, and smartphones.||One double safe drive for all your screens.|
|Interface||USB 3.0, USB 2.0||USB 3.0, USB 2.0||USB 3.0, USB 2.0||Ethernet||Ethernet|
|Capacity range||500 GB - 2 TB||1 TB - 2 TB||2 TB - 4 TB||1 TB - 3 TB||4 TB - 8 TB|
|WD SmartWare Pro|
|Password protection and hardware encryption|
|Secure remote access|
|Portable form factor|