I have a 500MB portable drive plugged in to my Time Capsule USB, which I can access via Finder on my MacBook Pro. Would this be a suitable upgrade?
- Asked by Ben L from Willoughby
LaCie Porsche Design P'9223 USB 3.0 Mobile Hard Drive
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2 Answers from the Community
Yes, in that all AirPort Time Capsules come with one USB port. BUT, note that even the latest Time Capsule only has a USB 2 port so, for connecting to the Time Capsule, this USB 3 external drive is a bit of an overkill. Although, of course, a USB 3 port is absolutely backwards compatible. This just means, when hooked up to your Time Capsule, you won't get blazingly fast USB 3 transfer speeds. ;-)
- Answered by Randy S from Wilsonville
Sure, as long as you have a USB port on the back of your Time Capsule.
- Answered by Mike M from Beaverton