updated 10:32 pm EDT, Wed May 15, 2013
New drives ship with Dropbox integration, hardware encryption
Western Digital today announced the availability of the My Passport Ultra line of portable hard drives, which combine additional layers of data protection with USB 3.0 connectivity, a slim design, and four color choices to offer mobile consumers a safe way to protect digital content while traveling.
The new drives are Available in 500GB, 1TB and new 2TB capacities, My Passport Ultra portable hard drives have built-in WD SmartWare Pro backup software with Dropbox integration, hardware encryption and password protection to safeguard against unauthorized drive access.
My Passport Ultra portable hard drives are available from the WD store and at select retailers and distributors. My Passport Ultra 500 GB retails for $100, and the My Passport Ultra 1 TB is $130. The 2TB offering will be available this summer.