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      WD My Cloud EX2 Ultra WDBVBZ0080JCH - personal cloud storage device - 8 TB

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      Manufacturer part WDBVBZ0080JCH-NESN | Dell part A8994559 | Order Code a8994559 | Western Digital

      WD My Cloud EX2 Ultra 8TB

      Keep your media safe in a single place on this high-performance Network Attached Storage (NAS) device, and access and stream it from anywhere with an internet connection.
      WD My Cloud EX2 Ultra 8TB


      Centralized Network Backup

      Back up and organize high volumes of content from multiple computers, smartphones, and tablets on your My Cloud EX2 Ultra, on your own private network, and without costly subscriptions.

      Access from Anywhere

      Save, access and stream your content anywhere you have an internet connection with the My Cloud OS 5 mobile app or web access.

      Simple to Setup, Easy to Use

      The My Cloud EX2 Ultra can be quickly found on your network and installed over the web, making the setup process simple and intuitive. And with tool-less, tray-less drive bays, you're able to easily add or replace hard drives in a matter of moments.

      Robust Data Protection

      The available Acronis True Image for Western Digital software delivers easy, efficient, secure cyber protection, integrating award-winning backup with an AI-based defense against ransomware and cryptojacking attacks. The Acronis True Image for Western Digital software backs up everything from operating systems and applications to settings and individual files, with support for both PC and Mac machines.

      My Cloud OS 5

      My Cloud OS 5 features our latest security updates, enhanced data privacy, improved connectivity reliability, a modern mobile and web app experience, and improved photo/video viewing and sharing capabilities. Use the mobile or web app to remotely access and share files, photos and videos you save on your My Cloud NAS from anywhere with an Internet connection. Learn More

      Designed For Smooth Streaming

      Upgraded with the powerful Marvell ARMADA 385 1.3GHz dual-core processor, you’ll get ultra-fast transfer rates for high performance streaming. It also comes with 1GB of DDR3 memory, so you can multitask with ease. The downloadable Plex Media Server keeps all your photos, videos and music beautifully organized and prepared for streaming to your PC, mobile device, game console, or other certified media player.

      Simplified File And Folder Sharing

      Easily customize how you share by using public or private links. With a public link, you can share your content so anyone can see it. Using a private link, you can grant a user limited or full-access and securely collaborate with anyone.

      Featuring Ultra-reliable WD Red NAS Drives

      My Cloud EX2 Ultra comes pre-configured with WD Red hard drives, specifically built for NAS systems to provide improved performance within 24x7 environments. The My Cloud EX2 Ultra is also available in a diskless version, so you can create a custom NAS with compatible hard drives.

      Volume Encryption

      Equipped with 256 AES volume encryption, it helps to secure your stored files across your entire network. Whether you’re using a PC or a Mac, your content is protected.

      Multiple RAID Options

      With the RAID settings of the My Cloud EX2 Ultra, you can customize your system with the configuration that’s best for you. Use RAID 0 for enhanced performance, RAID 1 for mirrored data protection, or a JBOD / spanning structure for non-RAID configurations.

      Capacity8 TB
      compatibilitySystem Requirements • Windows® 10, Windows 8, Windows 7 or Windows Vista® operating systems • macOS Mojave, High Sierra, Sierra, El Capitan, Yosemite, Mavericks or Mountain Lion operating systems • DLNA®/UPnP® devices for streaming • Router for Internet connection Supported Browsers • Internet Explorer® 10 or higher • Safari® 6 or higher • Firefox® 30 or higher • Google Chrome™ 31 or higher on supported Windows and Mac OS platforms Note: Compatibility may vary depending on user’s hardware configuration and operating system.
      Dimension154.94mm x 99.06mm x 171.45mm
      Product Weight5.07lbs
      InterfaceUSB 3.0
      Gigabit Ethernet
      Interface DetailsUSB 3.0 x 2 Gigabit Ethernet Power Supply (DC in)

      • My Cloud EX2 Ultra Device
      • Ethernet cable
      • Power supply
      • Quick install guide

      Keep your media safe in a single place on this high-performance Network Attached Storage (NAS) device, and access and stream it from anywhere with an internet connection.

      Tech Specs

      Device Type
      Personal cloud storage device
      Host Connectivity
      Gigabit Ethernet
      Total Storage Capacity
      8 TB
      Installed Devices / Modules Qty
      2 (installed) / 2 (max)
      9.906 cm
      15.494 cm
      17.145 cm
      2.3 kg
      Enclosure Colour
      Charcoal grey
      Built-in Devices
      Led panel

      Processor / Memory
      Processors Installed
      Marvell ARMADA 385 1.3 GHz
      Number of Cores
      1 GB DDR3

      Storage Controller
      RAID Level
      RAID 0, RAID 1, JBOD

      Hard Drive
      HDD - hot-swap - 3.5"
      2 x 4 TB

      Data Link Protocol
      10Mb LAN, 100Mb LAN, GigE
      Network / Transport Protocol
      Remote Management Protocol
      Network Services Compatibility
      Microsoft Active Directory (AD), Apple Bonjour Protocol, DFS, Microsoft CIFS, Network File System (NFS), Apple File Protocol (AFP), Internet Storage Name Service (iSNS), Web-based Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV)
      Wake on LAN (WOL), IPv6 support, DFS support, backup server, SSH support, roaming function, iTunes server, Jumbo Frames support, FTP server, static IP mode, port forwarding, UPnP Media Server, Apple Time Machine compatible, dynamic IP mode, DHCP client, WebDAV server, cloud backup, SNMP support, Link Aggregation
      Encryption Algorithm
      256-bit AES
      Compliant Standards

      Expansion / Connectivity
      Expansion Bays
      2 (total) / 0 (free) x hot-swap - 3.5"
      • 1 x Ethernet 1000Base-T - RJ-45
      • 2 x USB 3.0

      Cables Included
      1 x network cable
      Security lock slot (cable lock sold separately), built-in cooling fan, UPS support, scheduled power on/off, Full Volume Encryption
      Compliant Standards

      Power Device
      External power adapter
      Voltage Required
      AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)

      Software / System Requirements
      Software Included
      WD Sync, WD My Cloud, WD SmartWare Pro (10-users licence)
      OS Required
      Apple MacOS X 10.6, Apple MacOS X Lion 10.7, Apple OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Apple OS X 10.9 Mavericks, Apple OS X 10.10 Yosemite, Microsoft Windows Vista / 7 / 8 / 10, Apple OS X 10.11 El Capitan

      Manufacturer Warranty
      Service & Support
      Limited warranty - 3 years

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

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