My Passport® offers high capacity in a sleek portable drive. It features ultra-fast USB 3.0 connectivity; automatic, backup software and password protection and hardware encryption to help protect your files from unauthorized use with plenty of room to store all your files. Ultra-fast transfer rates - connected to a USB 3.0 port My Passport lets you access and save files in blazing speed. Reduce transfer time by up to 3 times when compared to USB 2.0 transfer rates. USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 compatibility - With this single drive you get compatibility with your USB 2.0 devices today and the ultra-fast speed of USB 3.0 when you're ready to step up to the next generation. High capacity, small design - high capacity in a compact drive, My Passport is the ideal companion for anyone with lots of videos, photos, music and files that they want to help protect and take on the road. Automatic, continuous backup software - You're in control of your backup. Install all the features, select just the components you need, or if you prefer, choose not to use the software at all. The software works quietly in the background to help protect your data using minimal PC resources. Whenever you add or change a file, it's instantly backed up. WD Security™ - WD Security utility allows you to set password protection and hardware encryption for your drive to help protect your files from unauthorized use or access. WD Drive Utilities™ - Register your drive, set drive timer, run diagnostics and more using WD Drive Utilities. USB-powered - from the USB port on your PC. No separate power supply is needed.