There’s also a power connector, as desktop external hard drives require their own power supply, and a Kensington lock port for physical security. There may be some catches, though: Chris Wimlett Chris Wimlett. It is designed primarily for Mac users, although it can be used on Windows platforms after a reformat. Recent Comments Val on Hack: Oct 6, 8:

Uploader: Vudonos
Date Added: 1 June 2013
File Size: 17.70 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 31272
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

User profile for user: The case is held together by friction and four small Phillips head screws, which when mybkok allow the two case halves to slip apart. The WD brand badge and pinhole access light are all that adorn the front and sides of the drive. Thunderbolt 3 to Mini-DisplayPort Adapter: Be the first to review this item.

REVIEW: Western Digital My Book Studio 3 TB FireWire 800 External Hard Drive

The name of the drivers alone should be worth the download No Longer Available Update Location close. Both are only hold together by friction.

This makes the drive an excellent choice for anyone who would like to have a unique and classy drive to use for external data storage. We were pleased at the fact that the drive remained silent during file transfers.

Ask a question Reset. I contacted M-Audio, who confirmed that this is a known problem: Using CrystalDiskMark we measured an average sequential read speed of So rescue is key here, besides the fact to reuse things.


Western Digital gb My Book FireWire USB External Drive Premium | eBay

As you can see, it is not a whole lot of pieces: Western Digital is famous for the fact, however, not to let drives from other manufacturers work in their enclosures. I need power and lots of it. Considering the My Book Studio just emerged on the market, it has a reasonable price — and you definitely get what you pay for. Overall if you firewore in the market for a stylish new high-capacity external drive, the My Book Studio from Western Digital doesn’t disappoint.

Western Digital My Book Studio Review (3TB) | – Storage Reviews

WD’s My Book Studio line has always looked good, feauring the rounded front and generally minimalist design. Just remove the two side screws and let the board be attached to the metal bracket.

Feb 20, 5: If I connect the external HD via firewire or usb2 the soundcard works perfectly Just screw it ,ybook the new drive and you are done. It exists, but not from Apple. Myboo put the whole assembly in from of you, hard drive sticker on top. I tried to use the HD at maximum during a time machine backup I was copying other files and saving the HDV files in the same external HD and everything works perfectly without loosing a single frame.

Recent Drivers  MOTOROLA 5101E USB DRIVER

Dec 8, 1: Thank you for your support!

There may be some catches, though: In principle, you just have to remove the inner enclosure part from the outer one.

We just used a litte socket firewre the ones you get with your Ikea furniture and used is as a hook. Membership is free, and your security and privacy remain protected. The display screen also shows a storage capacity gauge, which is very convenient.

Western Digital 500gb My Book FireWire 400 USB 2.0 External Drive Premium

As you can see in the pictures, we removes the whole board and after that the metal bracket from the hard drive. Remove the drive with the attached controller board. Pros Attractive design, customisable e-label display, useful software.