WD G-Technology G-DRIVE USB-C
Stylish, High-Capacity, Reliable Storage
The G-DRIVE USB-C external drive delivers reliable, high-capacity storage in a compact, stylish package.
Featuring a versatile USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface to meet the needs of the creative enthusiast, this drive is encased in an all-aluminum enclosure that looks as good on your desk as it does on a shoot. It’s designed for storageintensive, multimedia files, including HD video, photos, and music. With support for up to 45 watts of USB Power Delivery through the USB-C port, this drive can charge your compatible MacBook or MacBook Pro without having to take a separate MacBook charger out of your bag. The G-DRIVE USB-C external drive is plug and play on Mac and can be easily reformatted for Windows. Plus, it’s Time Machine ready so you’re able to quickly back up all your files.
- USB-C connector and USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface
- USB Power Delivery to charge your compatible laptop
- All-aluminum case for durability
- Apple Time Machine ready
- Plug and play on Mac; easily reformatted for Windows
- 3-Year limited warranty
Stylish, Aluminum Design
A storage device provides sturdy desktop storage in a stackable, silver aluminum case designed to neatly complement your workspace.
Fast, Hard Drive Storage
With up to 10TB1 of storage, it's designed for storage intensive, multimedia files, including HD video, photos, and music.
Fast Transfer Rates
Transfer rates up to 195MB/s2 and a USB 3.1 port let you quickly back up and transfer video, photos and documents.
USB-C And USB-A ready and USB 3.0 compatible
Includes both USB-C and USB-A cables for universal compatibility with USB-C and USB 3.0 computers.
Apple Time Machine Ready
It’s Time Machine ready so you’re able to quickly back up all your files.
3-Year Limited Warranty
G-DRIVE USB-C is backed by a 3-year limited warranty and unlimited free technical support by representatives experienced with the latest content creation applications.
1 As used for storage capacity, one terabyte (TB) = one trillion bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending on operating environment.
2 Based on read speed. As used for transfer rate or interface, megabyte per second (MB/s) = one million bytes per second. Performance will vary depending on your hardware and software components and configurations
|G-DRIVE USB-C Specifications|
|Interface||(1) USB 3.1 Gen 1 port|
|Drive Speed||5400 RPM|
|Data Transfer Rate||4TB: up to 150MB/s
8TB: up to 180MB/s
10TB: up 195MB/s
|Size (LxWxH)||1.34" x 7.72" x 5.06" / 35,4 x 196 x 128,4 mm|
|Weight||2.29 lbs / 6.03 kg|
|System Requirements||macOS 10.9+
Windows 10, 8.1 & 7 (via reformat)
|Box Contents||G-DRIVE USB-C External Hard Drive
(1) USB-C to USB-C Cable
(1) USB-C to USB-A cable for backward compatibility (Compatible with USB 3.1, 3.0 and 2.0)
AC power adapter
Quick Start Guide
3-Year limited warranty
|Retail Packaging (LxWxH)||4.57” x 9.13” x 8.50”|
|Product||Thunderbolt||USB-C||USB||FireWire||eSATA||mini-SAS||RAID Enabled||ev Series||Enterprise-class1 HDD|
|G-SPEED Shuttle with Thunderbolt 3|
|G-SPEED Shuttle XL with Thunderbolt 3|
|G-SPEED Shuttle XL with Thunderbolt|
|G-SPEED Shuttle with ev Series Bay Adapters (Thunderbolt 3)|
|G-SPEED Shuttle XL with ev Series Bay Adapters (Thunderbolt 3)|
|G-SPEED Shuttle XL with ev Series Bay Adapters|
|G-RAID with Thunderbolt 3|
|G-RAID with Thunderbolt|
|G-RAID with Removable Drives|
|G-RAID USB with Removable Drives|
|G-DRIVE with Thunderbolt 3|
|G-DRIVE with Thunderbolt|
1 Used in extreme “enterprise” environments such as multiuser computer systems, server applications, and tiered storage arrays.
Download the WD G-Technology G-DRIVE USB-C Datasheet (.PDF)