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WD - My Book Duo 8TB 2-Bay External USB Type-C Storage - Black

The My Book™ Duo drive has massive capacity ideal for storing photos, videos, documents, and music. It’s super-fast with up to 360MB/s sequential read speeds thanks to WD Red™ drives inside and use of the USB Type-C™ port. That USB Type-C port with all cables included makes it universally compatible (supports USB 3.1 Gen 1/3.0/2.0). Two USB Type-A hub ports deliver flexibility for additional accessories.
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What's Included

  • AC adapter
  • Desktop RAID Storage
  • Disk replacement tool
  • Quick install guide
  • USB-C to USB-A cable
  • USB-C to USB-C cable
  • WD Discovery™ software for WD Backup™, WD Security™ and WD Drive Utilities™

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8TB storage capacity

Provides plenty of storage space for storing documents, photos, music and more.

USB Type-C 3.1 Gen 1 interface, USB 3.0 Compatibility

Compatible with USB 3.1 Gen 1 and USB 3.0, the My Book Duo drive works to deliver high-speed connectivity no matter the interface.

Data transfer rates up to 360 MBps with USB Type-C

Enable a rapid response when updating files.

Automatic backup

WD Backup™ software works quietly in the background to help preserve your data using minimal PC resources. Select an automatic, continuous or scheduled backup option to instantly back up your files.

WD Drive Utilities™

Allows you to configure, manage, and diagnose your drive.

256-bit AES Hardware Encryption and Password Protection

The My Book™ Duo drive comes with 256-bit AES Hardware Encryption with WD Security™ software built in to help keep private content secure.

USB 3.0 Hub Ports

The My Book™ Duo drive can serve as a quasi-docking station with two USB 3.0 Type-A hub ports for accessories, including additional storage, keyboard and mouse, card readers, USBs, or phone sync and charge.

Compatible with PC and Mac

Offers flexible installation options.*

*Reformatting is required for Mac OS.