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Final Clearance WD My Book Live 3TB Home Network Drive (WDBACG0030HCH-NESN)

  • Model #: WDBACG0030HCH-NESN
  • Web Code: 10166662
(18 ratings)


WD's My Book Live home network drive allows you to consolidate your media in one central location for everyone on your wired or wireless network to access and enjoy. Automatically back up your PC and Mac computers to one safe place and stream your media to your entertainment center.

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  • Simplify Your Digital Life: Store and back up your entire family's movies, music, photos, and important files to one safe place. Reduce the clutter of all those USB sticks, CDs, and DVDs.
  • Share Your Media Collection On Your Network: Plug the drive into your router so that any PC or Mac computer on your wired or wireless network can access the data.
  • Easy To Set Up, Easy To Find On Your Network: Set up is a snap. In just a few minutes, you're up and running. Mac, Windows 7, and Windows Vista computers will automatically find your My Book Live drive in seconds. If you're running Windows XP, our simple discovery software makes it easy to set up the drive.
  • Automatic Backup With WD SmartWare For Windows: Back up the data on all your home computers to a single, reliable place. Every time you save something, it's instantly backed up. You can even back up Windows computers wirelessly over your WiFi network. Restore lost, damaged or older files to their original location with a just a few clicks.
  • Compatible With Apple Time Machine: Mac computer users can utilize all the features of Apple Time Machine backup software to protect their data. Back up all your Macs wirelessly to one location over your WiFi network.
  • Secure Remote Access: Access your files over the Internet from anywhere, using Western Digital's free remote access technology. It's easy to securely access and share photos and documents with friends and family while you're on the go.
  • Play Your Music On Any Computer In Your Home: The drive includes iTunes server support so you can centralize your music collection and stream to a Mac or PC.
  • Show Off Your Photos With Your Smartphone: Use your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, or Android smartphone to get quick access to all the photos stored on your home network drive. Download the free WD Photos photo viewer app and show off your entire photo collection without taking up tons of space on your smartphone.
  • Stream Digital Media Anywhere In Your Home: Watch your daughter's birthday party video or show off your vacation slideshow on your TV. The built-in media server streams music, photos and movies to any DLNA-certified multimedia device such as WD TV Live HD media player, Blu-ray Disc player, Xbox 360, or PlayStation 3. DLNA 1.5 & UPnP certified.
  • Leading-Edge Performance: Designed around the most recent advances in Ethernet chip technology, this product delivers read speeds up to 100 MBps. That's 4 times faster than most consumer network drives in this category today.

What's in the Box?

  • Manual
  • Ethernet Cable
  • AC Adapter
  • Quick Install Guide
  • Installation CD

Manufacturer's Warranty:

  • Parts - 5 Year(s)
  • Capacity
    3 TB
  • Data Buffer
    64 MB
  • Drive Type
    Network Attached Storage
  • Interface
  • Internal or External
  • PC/Mac Compatibility
    PC & Mac
  • Rotations Per Minute (RPM)
    5400 rpm
  • Software Included
  • Maximum Data Transfer Rate
    125 MB/s
  • System Requirements
    Windows XP/Vista/7; Mac OS X Leopard / Snow Leopard
  • Width
    5.1 cm
  • Height
    16.7 cm
  • Depth
    14 cm
  • Product Weight
    1.09 kg
  • Warranty Parts
    5 Year(s)



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  • from T-R
  • Mar 14, 2012


Installation et utilisation ultra-facile!!! Avec un bon routeur a double bande branché au port gigabit ce nuage personnel rencontre totallement mes exigences. Rapide, streaming sans lags, accès de partout A+++