- Centralized storage and wireless backup
- Upload files on the go
- Access or share files from anywhere
- Now streaming to your HDTV
- Serve up your music with iTunes
- Speed without compromise
- Easy to set up, easy to find on your network
- Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP (SP3)
- Mac OS X Mountain Lion, Lion, Snow Leopard or Leopard
- Dlna/Upnp enabled devices
- Internet connection for remote access
Height: 167 mm
Depth: 139 mm
Width: 50 mm
Weight: 1.09 kg
Operating Temperature: 5° C to 35° C
Non-operating Temperature: -20° C to 65° C
AC Input Voltage: 100-240 VAC
AC Input Frequency: 47-63 Hz
Compatibility: Operating System: Windows/Mac
- Internet Explorer 8.0 or higher
- Safari 4.0 or higher
- Firefox 12 or higher
- Google Chrome 14.0 and later on supported Windows and Mac OS platforms
- Network drive
- Ethernet cable
- AC power adapter
- Quick Install Guide
- Downloadable software installation
Centralized Storage and Wireless Backup
Connect the drive to your wireless router to provide shared storage and wireless backup for all the PC and Mac computers on your home network.
Upload Files on the go
Free up space on your smartphone or tablet by uploading photos & videos directly to your My Book Live.
Access or Share Files from Anywhere
View your media collection on any screen. Whether you have a connected TV, smartphone, tablet or laptop, enjoy your content wherever you go.
Now streaming to your HDTV
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 videos to any DLNA-certified multimedia device such as a WD TV Live media player, Blu-ray Disc player, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and connected TV. DLNA 1.5 & UPnP certified.
Shared storage for all your computers
Now you can store your entire family's videos, music, photos and important files to one place for everyone in the home to share. Just plug the drive into your wireless router so that you can store and access files with any PC or Mac computer on your home network.
Automatic, wireless backup for all your computers
Protect your precious memories and wirelessly back up all your PC and Mac computers on your network to one reliable location using WD SmartWare. Every time you save something, it's instantly backed up. Mac users can utilize all the features of Apple Time Machine backup software to protect their data.
Serve up your music with iTunes
The drive includes iTunes server support so you can centralize your music and video collection and stream it to any PC or Mac computer with iTunes.
Speed without compromise
A built-in, high-powered 800 MHz CPU gives you the horsepower you need for the most demanding applications and best-in-class read speeds faster than traditional USB 2.0 drives. Stream media seamlessly and transfer files without skipping a beat.
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 8, 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.
Access your content from any PC or Mac
Securely access your files anywhere you have an Internet connection. Just go to WD2go.com to get free remote access to your WD personal cloud storage device and instantly save all files from any computer to your personal cloud.
Access your content from your smartphones & tablets
Mobilize your media with WD's free mobile apps available on your Apple, Android, Windows & Blackberry smartphone or tablet. Easily upload photos & videos, access or share your content and stream media. You can even connect to your Dropbox and other cloud accounts to seamlessly transfer files to and from your personal cloud