Earlier today, Western Digital introduced its new My Book Duo external desktop storage system, which offers up to 20TB of storage capacity and RAID capabilities.

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The My Book Duo connects to your computer via a USB Type-C port and supports USB 3.1 Gen 1/3.0/2.0 for high-speed connectivity. Additionally, the device comes with two USB Type-A ports for connecting other accessories such as drones, cameras, card readers or smartphones for syncing and charging.

The MyBook Duo also features RAID-optimized WD Red hard drives, to deliver sequential reads at up to 360 MB/s. The RAID-optimized firmware comes with auto management of drive operations to help ensure read/write cycle data integrity. Password protection and 256-bit AES hardware encryption with integrated WD Security software come standard as well.

The MyBook Duo is now available globally. US Pricing ranges from $260 for the 4TB version up to $800 for 20TB variant. More information is available on the Western Digital website.