Western Digital My Book Desktop WDBBGB0160HBK-NESN 16TB USB 3.0 backup drive

Western Digital Part #/MPN: WDBBGB0160HBK-NESN

DiscTech Item #: WDC-WDBBGB0160HBK-NESN-BN-3Y

  • Low Stock:Call for ETA
    Stock Levels

    This item is currently (nearly) out of stock. It may be possible to arrange fast shipment. If you need it urgently call us. Otherwise, it usually ships within 1 week.


Enterprise Grade

Capacity: 16TB

Speed: 5,400RPM

Interface Types: USB 1.1, USB 2.0, USB 3.0 3.1 3.2

Form Factor: External 3.5in

Encryption/SED Supported

Sector Size: 512 / 512e

Electrical Interface: USB 3.0 - 3.1 G1 - 5Gbps

On-Board Cache: 128MB

Western Digital My Book Desktop WDBBGB0160HBK-NESN 16TB USB 3.0 256-bit AES hardware encryption backup drive - Brand New

Western Digital My Book Desktop WDBBGB0160HBK-NESN 16TB USB 3.0 256-bit AES hardware encryption backup drive

MY BOOK DESKTOP AES Secured backup

Massive Storage. Impressive Drive.

  • Massive capacity storage with auto and system backups
  • 128bit AES Encryption
  • USB 3.0 Ready

With the 16TB My Book Desktop USB 3.0 External Hard Drive from WD it is easy to back up important files and create system backups using the included WD Backup software for Windows or Time Machine for Mac. In addition to simplifying the backup process for both Windows and Mac computers, this hard drive features 256-bit AES hardware encryption to ensure stored files remain secure. The My Book Desktop drive features a USB 3.0 port for fast data transfers and comes exFAT formatted for Windows and Mac, making it easy to get up and running in no time.

Complete Backup

Equipped with WD Backup software for Windows and Apple Time Machine compatibility for Mac, the My Book desktop hard drive can back up your photos, videos, music, and documents.

Password Protection with Hardware Encryption

The My Book drive's built-in 256-bit AES hardware encryption with WD Security tools helps keep your content private and safe. Just activate password protection and set your own personalized password.

WD Reliability

Millions of people around the world trust their data to My Book desktop storage. Designed to meet WD's requirements for durability, shock tolerance, and reliability, they back up the trusted My Book desktop storage with a limited 3-year warranty.

Watch the Power of My Book Come to Life

We live hectic lives and generate tons of digital content. My Book desktop storage has massive storage capacity so you can confidently back up the files that make up your digital life.

Do More with Discovery

Included WD Discovery software connects to popular social media and cloud storage services, like Facebook, Dropbox, and Google Drive. Import your photos, videos, and docs to the My Book drive to help preserve your online life. WD Discovery can also be used to manage your drive with WD Drive Utilities.
May require reformatting for other operating systems

Easy to Use

My Book desktop storage is ready to use out of the box so you can start transferring files, saving your memories, and backing up right away. It comes with all the software you need to help protect your data, including WD Backup and WD Security software, and is compatible with Time Machine.


Formatted exFAT for out-of-the-box compatibility with Windows 10 and 8.1, plus macOS 10.13 and later


Compatible with USB 3.1 Gen 1 and USB 3.0/2.0

Model NumberWDBBGB0160HBK-NESN
Capacity16TB / 16000GB
Product Specifications
USB 3.0 Type-A up to 5GB/s
Power Supply (DC in)
Kit Contents
  • WD Discovery™ software for WD Backup™, WD Security™ and WD Drive Utilities™
  • Micro-USB to USB-A 3.2
  • AC adapter
  • Quick install guide
  • Dimensions
    Height170.6 mm (6.7 in)
    Length139.3mm (5.5 in)
    Width49 mm (1.9 in)
    Weight(2.89 lb)
    Operating Specifications
    Operating Temperature5°C to 35°C
    Non-Op. Temperature-20°C to 65°C
    System Compatibility
  • Windows® 10, Windows 8.1 or Windows 7 operating systems
  • macOS® High Sierra, Sierra (10.12) or El Capitan (10.11) operating systems (reformatting required)
  • Alternate MPNs: WDBBGB0160HBK-NA WDBBGB0160HBK

    Weight: 4 lb

    Warranty: 3 Year Manufacturer

    Brand New

    Condition Levels Explained

    The product is brand new.

    3 Year Manufacturer Warranty

    Product Warranties Explained

    The product has a manufacturer warranty for the time period specified.