Western Digital Announces New Mac-Friendly External Hard DrivesCategory: Storage / Hard Drives
Posted: June 8, 2010 03:43PM
Western Digital today has announced a new line of external hard drives that are ideal for Mac users. The new drives are the My Book Studio LX series and feature a brushed aluminum enclosure to match your Mac. The drives feature a FireWire 800 port and a USB 2.0 port to connect to any computer you need to save or transfer files. The My Book Studio LX features WD SmartWare software to offer continuous and automatic backup as well as functionality with Apple Time Machine so you can choose which backup program you want to use. The drives also feature a 256-bit hardware-based encryption to make sure all your files are safe and secure.
Each drive is formatted for Mac and comes in a 1TB or 2TB option. The 1TB model will cost $199 while the 2TB will cost $299 with availability starting today.