Apple's latest notebooks are equipped with USB 3.0 interfaces, and storage vendor WD has similarly updated its My Passport for Mac external drives.
"Today's mobile consumers are looking for fast, safe, compact and reliable ways to access and transport their digital files," said Ralf San Jose, director of product marketing for WD's consumer storage products group.
"My Passport for Mac with USB 3.0 adds the convenience of a very fast USB connection that includes added security features that mobile consumers need when away from home.
My Passport for Mac is available in three capacities: 500GB ($119), 1TB ($159) and 2TB ($299).
WD provides a three-year limited warranty.