WD 1.5TB Elements USB 3.0 2.5" Portable Hard Drive

Product overview



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WD Elements portable hard drive with USB 3.0 offers maximum data transfer rates, universal connectivity, and massive capacity for value-conscious consumers who are looking for reliable, high-capacity storage to go.


  • USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 connectivity
  • Ultra Portable & massive capacity
  • WD quality and reliability
  • Adding extra storage for your videos, music, photos, and files
  • Transferring data at maximum speed with USB 3.0
  • Using with USB 2.0 now and USB 3.0 when you're ready
  • Using with Windows PCs
  • 1 Year limited Manufacturer warranty

What 1.5TB will hold*

  • Up to 300,000 photos
  • Up to 110 hours of film
  • Up to 375,000 songs

USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 compatibility

Universal compatibility for connectivity today and tomorrow. Works seamlessly with USB 2.0 now and with your USB 3.0 devices when you're ready.

Maximum transfer rates

When connected to a USB 3.0 port WD Elements portable hard drive delivers maximum performance for data transfers. Transfer a full-length HD movie in a fraction of the time it takes with USB 2.0.

High-capacity in a small enclosure

The small, lightweight design offers high-capacity storage, making WD Elements portable hard drives the ideal companion for value-conscious consumers who want to take their important files with them.

Improve PC performance

When your internal hard drive is almost full your PC slows down. Don't delete files. Free up space on your internal hard drive by transferring files to your WD Elements portable hard drive and get your PC moving again.

WD quality inside and out

We know your data is important to you. So we build the drive inside to our demanding requirements for durability, shock tolerance, and long-term reliability. Then we protect the drive with a durable enclosure designed for style and protection.

Formatted for Windows

Formatted NTFS and compatible with Windows XP, Windows Vista®, Windows 7. Can be reformatted for Mac


  • Interface: USB 3.0 and USB 2.0
  • Capacity: 1.5 TB
  • Height: 19 mm
  • Depth: 113 mm
  • Width: 78.0 mm
  • Weight: 0.21 kg
  • Operating Temperature: 5° C to 35° C
  • Non-operating Temperature: -40° C to 65° C


  • Formatted NTFS for Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Window 8
  • Mac OS X 10.6.5 + (requires reformatting)

Box contents

  • Portable hard drive
  • USB 3.0 cable
  • Quick Install Guide

*Examples of the number of photos, songs, videos and any other files that can be stored on a hard drive are provided for illustrative purposes only. Your results will vary based on file size and format, settings, features, software and other factors.



Product Description
WD Elements Portable WDBBJH0015BBK - hard drive - 1.5 TB - USB 3.0
Hard drive - external (portable)
1.5 TB
USB 3.0
Data Transfer Rate
5.0 Gbps (USB 3.0)
Power Source
USB bus
Dimensions (WxDxH)
78 mm x 113 mm x 23 mm
240 g
Middle East, Africa, Europe
Microsoft Certification
Compatible with Windows 7
Manufacturer Warranty
2 years warranty



Device Type
Hard drive - external (portable)
1.5 TB
USB 3.0
78 mm
113 mm
23 mm
240 g


Interface Transfer Rate
5.0 Gbps (USB 3.0)

Expansion & Connectivity

1 x USB 3.0


Power Source
USB bus

Software & System Requirements

OS Required
Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows 7, Microsoft Windows Vista, Apple MacOS X 10.7 Lion


Compatible with Windows 7
"Compatible with Windows 7" software and devices carry Microsoft’s assurance that these products have passed tests for compatibility and reliability with 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 7.
Compliant Standards
Middle East, Africa, Europe

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support
2 years warranty
Limited warranty - 2 years

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature
5 °C
Max Operating Temperature
35 °C
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