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Western Digital My Book for Mac USB 3.0 (WDBYCC0020HBK / WDBYCC0030HBK)
9.3 out of 10

Western Digital My Book for Mac USB 3.0 (WDBYCC0020HBK / WDBYCC0030HBK)

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Reviews and Problems with Western Digital My Book for Mac USB 3.0 (WDBYCC0020HBK / WDBYCC0030HBK)

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Overall 2
2.0

When it crashes, you burn...

Smoldering, B&H Photo
3 weeks ago
  • Excerpt: I was initially very happy with this drive as a repository for photos and other precious cargo. However, about six months into owning it, it began to remove itself from my drive list without actually dismounting; I should've taken this as a Mayday of impending failure, but I had confidence in this...
  • Pros: High Capacity, Quiet
  • Cons: Built To Fail, Unreliable
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Overall 10
10

Easy Setup, No complaints

AYP, B&H Photo
4 weeks ago
  • Excerpt: I'm using the drive for my Time Machine backup. Set-up took less than 5 minutes. Works like a charm and is very quiet (which I can't say the same for my LaCie drives). Definitely would recommend, especially at the price point.
  • Pros: Attractive Design, Compact, Easy To Set Up, Easy to use, Portable, Quiet
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Overall 8
8.0

Easy set up, good price, time will tell

ltdphoto, B&H Photo
3 June 2015
  • Excerpt: Back up Mac with time machine. Large capacity for many high res photos. In my experience these external hard drives always work for a few years then some of them just stop working. I have been told data can be retrieved for a high price so I back up to cloud external and disks.
  • Pros: Easy To Set Up, Easy to use, High Capacity
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Overall 10
10

Installs in a Flash

Arnie, B&H Photo
27 May 2015
  • Excerpt: USB connect to my early 2008 Macbook Pro dedicated to Time Machine. Sturdy construction. Installs quickly and easily.No need for a techie here.
  • Pros: Easy To Set Up, Easy to use, High Capacity, Quiet
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Overall 10
10

Perfect

tlaffey, B&H Photo
12 May 2015
  • Excerpt: Works exactly as described
  • Pros: Easy To Set Up, Easy to use, High Capacity, Quiet
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Overall 10
10

Lots of Storage, Great Price

nwberry, B&H Photo
13 April 2015
  • Excerpt: Works perfect, right out of the box. Already formatted for Mac, just plug and play. The 3.0 usb works with my 2.0 MacBook Pro now, but at the 2.0 speed. Works even faster with another 3.0 device.
  • Pros: Easy To Set Up, Easy to use, High Capacity, Quiet
  • Cons: Bulky But Portable
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Overall 10
10

Use this as a back up for my iMac using ...

T. L. Salmons, Amazon
11 April 2015
  • Summary: Use this as a back up for my iMac using Time Machine. Flawless "in the background" operation. Set it and forget it.
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Overall 10
10

Truly Plug and Play

Barney, B&H Photo
30 March 2015
  • Excerpt: Out of the box...plug in....connect USB and it works...couldn't be easier.
  • Pros: Easy To Set Up, Easy to use, High Capacity, Quiet
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Overall 10
10

Perfectly adequate Ext. USB3 drive

rockin ron, B&H Photo
22 March 2015
  • Excerpt: Easy setup, flawless operation, no problems at all and very fast, fist time with USB3, blown away by the speed of file transfer, I would buy again
  • Pros: Easy To Set Up, Easy to use, High Capacity, Quiet
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Overall 10
10

Great external drive

Anonymous, Newegg
20 March 2015
  • Summary: Works with current OS X Yosemite.
  • Pros: Fast installation, fast drive data transfers at USB 3.0, nearly silent. Has a 3 year warranty.
  • Cons: None
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