Simple, fast and portable.
WD Elements portable storage offers reliable, high-capacity storage to go, ultra-fast USB 3.0, universal connectivity, and massive capacity. Includes a free trial of WD SmartWare Pro backup software.
Maximum transfer rates
When connected to a USB 3.0 port, WD Elements delivers maximum performance for data transfers. Transfer a full-length HD movie in a fraction of the time it takes with USB 2.0.
Performance may vary based on user's hardware and system configuration.
USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 compatibility
Works seamlessly with the latest USB 3.0 devices and is backward compatible with USB 2.0 devices as well.
High capacity in a small enclosure
The small, lightweight design offers high-capacity storage, making WD Elements the ideal companion for value-conscious consumers who want to take their important files with them.
Free trial of WD SmartWare Pro backup software
WD Elements includes a free trial version of WD SmartWare Pro backup software. With it you can back up files to the local WD Elements drive or you can back up to the cloud using your Dropbox™ account.
Dropbox account required for cloud backup. Cloud services may be changed, terminated or interrupted at any time and may vary by country.
Improve PC performance
When your internal hard drive is almost full your PC slows down. Don't delete files. Free up space on your internal hard drive by transferring files to your WD Elements drive and get your PC moving again.
WD quality inside and out
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 style and protection.
Interface USB 3.0 (USB 2.0)
Data Encryption Support Yes
Serial Transfer Rate
Serial Bus Transfer Rate (USB 3.0) 5 Gb/s (Max)
Serial Bus Transfer Rate (USB 2.0) 480 Mb/s (Max)