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Release Date in Malaysia
ModelMy Book Essential 3TB 3.0
DateOct 2010
Hard drive
Hard drive capacity3000 GB
Hard drive size3.5"
Hard drive speed7200 RPM
Ports & interfaces
USB connectivity
USB connector typeUSB Type-A
USB version3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Ethernet LAN
FireWire 400
FireWire 800
Fibre Channel
USB powered
External power adapter
Colour of productBlack
LED indicators

Western Digital My Book Essential Expert Reviews

Reviewed on 2016-01-26
The latest My Book Essential 3TB is part of the latest breeds of external hard drive from Western Digital. It supports SuperSpeed USB 3.0 technology which translates to faster file access and transfer for computers that supports USB 3.0. Keep in mind that...
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Reviewed on 2013-09-02
Western Digital's My Book series has been around for some generations now, catering to users who want huge capacity but are not necessarily looking at portable drives. With the My Book 4TB drive WD offers a desktop drive with the maximum capacity availabl...
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Reviewed on 2013-04-09
Large capacity, Speedy transfers, Backup softwareNo drive management, No capacity indicator
Larger storage capacities. The people need it and manufacturers deliver. But the fact is, larger capacities don't necessarily have to come with larger external casings. In fact, the Western Digital My Book Essential manages to provide impressive storage s...
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Reviewed on 2012-12-03
Good value, Includes backup software for Windows users, Top availalable capacity for singledrive externalsMac users and those PC users who want more performance to go along with raw disk size my want to consider the My Book Studio series
Western Digital has taken a "more is better" approach with its latest iteration of the WD My Book Essential HDD. The top model features a single 4TB drive and a USB3.0 interface to help speed up the process of filling it up. Like its predecessors in the E...
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Reviewed on 2012-11-01
Solid overall performance, Looks very appealing, WD SmartWare works seamlessly, USB 3.0 compliant, Build qualityA bit bulky
Have you, by any chances, experienced the gruesome pains of backing up your files manually? What about corrupted drives? Tried to recover some precious files from those drives? Spent some good amount of bucks trying to recover them? Punched a wall becaus...
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Reviewed on 2012-09-05
External hard disks aren’t always the most attractive pieces of kit and they often look ugly sat on a desk. Not so with Western Digital’s My Book Essential. As its name suggests, the disk's rounded edges are designed to fit in with the rest of your books ...
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Reviewed on 2012-07-04
Coming in the now familiar ‘book’ aesthetic common to Western Digital’s desktop drives, this 3TB monster among the most affordable of the 3TB drives on the market, with a street price of around $239. That’s a great deal for a drive that comes w...
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Reviewed on 2012-03-14
The well-known My Book is arguably a design classic, and its curves are certainly easy on the eye. Next to the slim Minimus, though, it looks a little showy, and cumbersome. Western Digital wasn’t able to supply a 1TB model, so we used the 2TB and 3TB ...
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Reviewed on 2012-02-10
As far as external hard drives go, the My Book Essential looks pretty snazzy, with its gloss black plastic casing and curved front. Three edges house discrete venting, with the front curved edge a white LED light that stays on constantly when the drive is...
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Reviewed on 2011-11-16
Good Performance, USB 3.0 interface, Full capacity is available outofthebox, hassle freeGlossy surface attracts fingerprints
This My Book Essential 3TB (WD30EZRS) external uses internally a drive we have previously reviewed. That is, the (WD30EZRS), an internal 'green' drive. The 3TB storage serves as an attractive option for users who want to store a lot of data on . Whe...
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Reviewed on 2011-09-30
USB 3.0 could finally put FireWire to bed. should Apple ever adopt iteSATA is still faster
The My Book Essential is the second of Western Digital's USB 3.0 desktop drives, after the aptly named My Book 3.0. The difference? The Essential doesn't come packed with a USB 3.0 card — you'll need to bring your own to the party. Save for branding, i...
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Reviewed on 2011-08-13
Very fast; Quiet operations due to fanless design; Large 3TB capacity is good value for money,Not recommended for anything other than storage & backup as it's running at 5400rpm
The Western Digital My Book series of external hard drives have been a part of our daily lives since a good part of the last decade. The WD My Book hard drives are the household standard for data storage and backup, easily available in every high stree...
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Reviewed on 2011-07-20
There are dozens of companies that make hard disks, but Western Digital's My Book Essential stands out from the crowd thanks to its well-designed Smartware software.We tested the 2TB (2,000GB) model, which costs a very reasonable £120, but 1TB and 3TB ...
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Reviewed on 2011-07-19
I was an early adopter to USB 3.0 on my PC and I’ve been using Western Digital USB 3.0 drives since shortly after they became available. I’ve been more than happy with with performance, price and durability of these drives over the past year or so.Now...
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Reviewed on 2011-07-02
Western Digital sends us a large chunk of storage meat to evaluate.A 4x 750GB platter based Western Digital MyBook Essential 3TB with USB 3.0 and 3 years of warranty in India.This is a media sample I received for testing purposes so don't be confused with...
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Reviewed on 2011-07-01
Very fast speeds; Nice design; backward compatibleExpensive; No backup button; No USB 3.0 card included
Expert Review MRP: Rs 10,999Street Price: Rs 10,500 (approx.)While portable hard drives have become larger in capacity, it cannot be denied that belong to a completely different breed. The only limiting factor with backup drives has been the bottle...
Reviewed on 2011-02-06
Compact, Fast, StylishLimited backup software
of USB 3.0, the USB is also a choice for the people looking for performance. Western Digital was kind enough to send us their new My Book Essential 3 TB USB3.0 drive, so let's see just how fast these thing can be! Package & Specs WDBACW0030HBK Ca...
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Reviewed on 2010-06-01
This drive secures data with several different avenues of encryption,When reformatted to use with a Mac, only USB 2.0 connectivity is available.
Western Digital has been a leader in the hard drive and solid state drive market for over 20 years. With a reputation like that it's no surprise that the Western Digital My Book Essential has snatched up our TopTenREVIEWS Gold Award for the best deskto...
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