Western Digital, a leading provider of drive solutions, has upgraded its product line of My Passport HDDs by a new model My Passport Edge. In accordance with the company's developers, the new HDD is known to be compatible both with PC and Mac computers, as well as, with Apple Time Machine. This is called to immensely facilitate the work with information for Mac and PC users. In addition, the manufacturers have equipped their creation with an advanced USB 3.0 interface. Such technological move is supposed to dramatically improve data writing and reading speeds.
My Passport Edge boasts 500GB volume capacity accommodated in a stylish compact casing that can be easily transported in a pocket. The casing is made of aluminum and has got MacBook/Macbook Air design. These HDDs are characterized by the integration of efficient security options, preventing the unauthorized access towards the stored information.
To continue, the voiced specifications witness that model line My Passport Edge will be delivered with the integrated automatic backup application, codenamed WD SmartWare. This application is predetermined to fulfill the process of data copying from the computer hard drive; this is thought to be quite beneficial for the restoration of accidental data lost.
As for the release date, Western Digital promises to start the sales within a short period of time. The estimated price will fluctuate within the ranges of $110 for PC users and $120 for Mac users.