• All Departments
  • Digital Download
Quick Links
Ink & Toner Finder
Kingston Memory Finder
Corsair Memory Finder
Prize Picker
Rebate Archive
Send Us a Message
eBay Outlet
We Accept
Shop Safely
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Click to verify BBB accreditation and to see a BBB report.
NCIX - Our products on Shopbot
Testimonial Box
"Hello. I would like to thank you for your fast responce and action for the troubles I have recieved with pur..."
— Hawke553
Read More
Write Review

Western Digital WD My Passport Essential 500GB USB ULTRA-PORTABLE USB 3.0/2.0 Drive Pacific Blue

Western Digital WD My Passport Essential 500GB USB ULTRA-PORTABLE USB 3.0/2.0 Drive Pacific Blue - 1
Actual product may not be exactly as shown.
Western Digital WD My Passport Essential 500GB USB ULTRA-PORTABLE USB 3.0/2.0 Drive Pacific Blue - 56061_l.jpg Western Digital WD My Passport Essential 500GB USB ULTRA-PORTABLE USB 3.0/2.0 Drive Pacific Blue - 56061_1.jpg Western Digital WD My Passport Essential 500GB USB ULTRA-PORTABLE USB 3.0/2.0 Drive Pacific Blue - 56061_2.jpg Customer Photos (0)
Western Digital WD Retail
Reg. Price: $93.94  CAD
This Product is Not Available

This item is no longer available. Notify me if this product is available again.
Service Plan:
NCIX Express Exchange
If your product is diagnosed as defective, we will replace it with a brand new one! Learn More
None, I do not want NCIX Express Exchange 2 Year Express Exchange - Only $12.99 3 Year Express Exchange - Only $14.99
Avg. Rating:
Share this:
Add to your wish list
E-Mail to a friend
More from Western Digital WD Retail
More External Hard Drives from Western Digital WD Retail
Similar products
Print this item
Notify me

   Shipping Weight:   0.4 lbs
   Part #: WDBACY5000ABL-NESN
 May We Also Suggest

Features    [ Edit | History ]

The world's number one selling portable drive features both USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 connectivity for compatibility today and speed for the future. Visual backup software and password protection with hardware encryption ensure your data is protected. This easy-to-carry drive lets you take your fles with you anywhere.

Quick Specs:
Package Contents
  • My Passport Essential WDBACY5000ABL Hard Drive
  • USB Cable
  • Quick Install Guide
Host Interface USB 3.0
  • USB 2.0
  • Plug n Play
Storage Capacity 500 GB
Limited Warranty 2 Year
Weight (Approximate) 4.94 oz
Color Pacific Blue
Drive Type External
Height 0.6"
Width 3.3"
Depth 4.3"
Green Compliant Yes
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority RoHS WEEE
Drive Width 2.5"

Specifications    [ Edit | History ]
Drive Performance  
     Maximum External Data Transfer Rate: 640 MBps (5 Gbps)
General Information  
     Brand Name: WD
     Manufacturer: Western Digital Corporation
     Manufacturer Part Number: WDBACY5000ABL-NESN
     Manufacturer Website Address:
     Package Type: Retail
     Product Line: My Passport Essential
     Product Model: WDBACY5000ABL
     Product Name: My Passport Essential WDBACY5000ABL Hard Drive
     Product Type: Hard Drive
     Host Interface: USB 3.0
  • USB 2.0
  • Plug n Play

     Green Compliance Certificate/Authority: RoHS
     Green Compliant: Yes
     Package Contents:
  • My Passport Essential WDBACY5000ABL Hard Drive
  • USB Cable
  • Quick Install Guide

Physical Characteristics  
     Color: Pacific Blue
     Depth: 4.3" (110 mm)
     Drive Type: External
     Drive Width: 2.5"
     Height: 0.6" (15 mm)
     Weight (Approximate): 140 g
     Width: 3.3" (83 mm)
     Software Included:

WD SmartWare Software

Technical Information  
     Features: Password Authentication
     Platform Supported: Mac
     Storage Capacity: 500 GB
     Limited Warranty: 2 Year

Western Digital WD Retail WDBACY5000ABL-NESN Customer Reviews

Product reviews on are screened for relevance and inappropriate content. Reviews may contain inaccurate information about the product. If there is a discrepancy, please use the Flag this Review link located beside each review. Reviews are not an endorsement expressed by, but opinions from customers based on their own experience with a product. We do not recommend you make purchasing decisions based on facts or opinions expressed regarding Western Digital WD Retail WDBACY5000ABL-NESN reviews.
Experience: 2 Days
 Verified Owner
good shape, nice size , perfect working with usb 3.0 and light.
Cons is just storage. what do i need more?
yesterday i receive it.
just 3 days shipping with reguler post mail.(don't need express.)
it's perfectly working with usb 3.0.
and it has good shape. and it's light.(not super light.but it's better than super light for me.)

Experience: 2 Days
 Verified Owner
Short Cable
Overall this is a decent little drive for the price. Reasonable transfer rates, very compact and fairly solid construction. The cable it comes with is pretty short, just over 1' long. But that's not the end of the world.

 NCIX Forum Messages

Post a New Message  |    Browse NCIX Forums  

Please note that Forums is not a sales or product support board. For sales or specific product related questions, please send message to receive the fastest response.

Messages about Western Digital WD My Passport Essential 500GB USB ULTRA-PORTABLE USB 3.0/2.0 Drive Pacific Blue

Post a New Message  |    All Messages       Browse NCIX Forums

Reviews from the Web
Submit a review link   |   Latest 30 reviews
Product Warranty
NCIX provides a 30 day limited warranty on this product.  The remainder of the 1 year warranty is provided by the manufacturer.    Warranty length may vary depending on manufacturer and product.
Sales Policy

All pricing subject to change. For all prices, products and offers, reserves the right to make adjustments due to changing market conditions, product discontinuation, manufacturer price changes, errors in advertisements and other extenuating circumstances. Promotional offers from are subject to availability and are available only while supplies last. No rain checks will be issued on promotional items and offers.

While uses all reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on the Site, makes no warranties or representations as to the Site's accuracy. assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content on the Site. warrants product(s) to be in good working condition and free from defects in material and workmanship for a period of one (1) year for OEM packages, and for thirty (30) days for RETAIL packages, from the original Invoice date unless otherwise restricted below or by the manufacturer's own warranty policy. Defective returns and warranty service will be replaced, exchanged or repaired at's sole discretion, and based on vendor's policy.

NON-DEFECTIVE merchandise returns may be accepted on some items ONLY within 15 days of the Invoice date, at's discretion. All NON-DEFECTIVE returns are subject to a 15% restocking fee. No refunds will be issued for blank media, digital cameras (and accessories), opened software, printers, printer supplies, paper, projectors (and accessories), appliances, handhelds, PDAs, notebook computers, special order computers and special order items.

Defective software, video games or DVDs will be replaced by the SAME title and format ONLY (and subject to current availability) within 30 days of the Invoice date. Software, video games and DVDs may be returned within 30 days only if the item is UNOPENED (with shrink wrap still intact) at the sole discretion of does NOT apply a surcharge to credit card orders. Please read our RMA & warranty policy and terms & conditions for more information. If you have any questions regarding our sales and warranty policies, please send us a message -- we'll be glad to answer any of your questions.

Advanced Store Price Match
Get Deal Alerts in your Inbox!
Don't miss out on the latest coupons and rewards.
Please read our
privacy policy for details.
Your Order Company Info Memberships Services Hotlinks
Order Status
RMAs (Merchandise returns)
Contact Us / Store Locator
Terms & Conditions
Privacy Policy
NCIX Rewards
Premier Partner Reseller Program
VIP Memberships
Advantage Membership
NCIX Affiliate Program
3rd Party Affiliate Program
Super Shipping Saver Club
Express Coverage
Express RMA
Express Shipping Service
Express Exchange and Care Coverage
Gift Cards & Balance Checker
Advanced Store Price Match
Same-Day Delivery (NEW)
NCIX Newsletters
NCIX Forums
Folding @ Home Team
The Banner Vault
International Sites:  Canada
Copyright© 2016 Computer Inc. All rights reserved. / Server ID: 158 20160210223547  1233 ms
Back To Top