WD My Book

Size of the hard disk: from 3 Tb to 12 Tb
Hardware interface: USB 3.0 (compatible with USB 2.0)

Are you looking for an external hard drive, not necessarily portable, that is more reliable and with better data storage capacity? Then you’re right on the right review, because we’re talking about the Western Digital My Book external hard drive.

Lots of space at your disposal to back up your computer, but also to store music or movie files. The case can host hard disks with different data storage capacities between 3 and 12 Tb for the Duo version. If you opt for a device with greater capacity you can make it your best ally to always have with you movies, music, a real multimedia library.

Using this external device is really very simple. It interfaces with the devices via a USB 3.0 port, which is also compatible with devices that mount a USB 2.0 port. USB 3.0 will guarantee you a good data transfer speed. This external hd is able to connect to the best social networks and storage services to import images and documents using the WD DIScovery software.

My Book is a very reliable device designed to be useful to you in every way. Implement WD Backup software to perform constant and scheduled backups. This software works without problems both with Windows and with Apple devices, in particular with Time Machine. Excellent compatibility also with Acronis True Image WD Edition software, for simple and perfect backup planning.

And once you have transferred your data to the external device, they will be safe there because, like many of WD’s external hard drives, it uses built-in 256-bit AES hardware encryption. This is accompanied by the possibility of activating a password protection system, with WD Security, which will help keep your data private and protected.
It is an external hard disk designed specifically to be placed in a fixed position near a TV or PC. This is a desktop hard drive with a case that is not too large. The construction material is solid and then has a very attractive and particular design, totally reinvented.

The Western Digital My Book external hard drive is a complete, reliable device with all the software you may need.

WD My Book Review
WD My Book

Product Name: WD My Book

Product Description: Equipped with two WD Red hard drives, the My Book Duo provides impressive capacity and twice the speed of data transfer. By combining the performance of your drives, you get up to 324mb/s transfer speed, making it easy to copy full HD videos or your entire media collection. Set up your own schedule to copy updated files or back up new folders automatically using WD SmartWare. The backup program runs quietly in the background, so that your data is protected while consuming the minimum amount of computer resources. WD SmartWare also works with Dropbox, so you can even save files to the cloud.

Brand: WD

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The WD My Book is your personalized digital storage. Thanks to its high capacity, you will have enough space to centrally store your entire media collection and important documents in perfect order and absolute security.

  • Portability
  • Value for money
  • Storage capacity
  • Easy to use
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  • Exceptional memory capacity between 3 and 12 Tb for the Duo version
  • HDD type powered by current
  • Connectivity guaranteed by USB 3.0, backward compatible with USB 2.0
  • WD Backup software that performs automatic backup and is also compatible with Time Machine
  • Implement data encryption and security software with which you can enter a password
  • High speed data transfer
  • Particular and very attractive design


  • Preformatted in NTFS, so if you use a Mac you have to remember to reformat it with another file system
  • The LED light is missing
  • It turns out to be a little noisy