Western Digital Storage
External, Internal, Cloud, and Network Storage Products
Western Digital provides products and services for people and organizations that collect, manage and use digital information. WD designs and produces reliable, high-performance hard drives and solid state drives that keep users' data accessible and secure from loss. Its advanced technologies are configured into applications for client and enterprise computing, embedded systems and consumer electronics, as well as its own consumer storage and home entertainment products.
WD's desktop and portable hard drives offer expanded storage capacity for desktop and laptop computers. With PC and Mac-formatted drives that offer simple storage and storage with backup, and capacities up to 6 TB in the desktop drives, there is sure to be a drive to fit any user's needs.
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|Portable||PC compatible||Mac compatible, works with Apple Time Machine||Connects to a home or office network|
|Firewire 800 connectivity||Thunderbolt connectivity||USB 3.0 connectivity||Monster capacity (greater than 3 TB)|
|Multi-drive system with RAID||Includes backup software|
Personal Cloud Storage:
The Power of Choice, The Quality of WD Internal Hard Drives.
The data on your drive is more than just bits and bytes, it's your story. Your digital life is unique. While it's true that we are passionate about our products, it's equally true that we are passionate about you, our customers. We understand the importance of what you store which is why we are so driven to do the very best we can to help protect it.
WD has segmented our storage lineup into easy to recognize colors that give customers the power to choose the right product for their needs. WD Blue for everyday use. WD Green for capacity. WD Black for performance. WD Red for network attached storage (NAS). And WD Purple for surveillance. WD offers more than a one-size-fits-all storage solution. WD offers choice, and providing that choice drives everything we can do together.
WD Blue hard drives deliver solid performance and reliability for desktops PCs, external enclosures and for certain industrial applications.
WD Blue SSHD
PC Solid State Hybrid Drive
WD Blue Solid State Hybrid Drives (SSHD) combine a generous amount of NAND flash SSD technology and massive HDD storage capacity into a single drive.
Invest in Gold
Featuring up to ten times the workload capacity of desktop drives, WD Gold™ hard drives are designed from the ground up for enterprise-class reliability, capacity, power efficiency and performance.
WD Green hard drives are designed for use in systems that require cool and quiet operation, as secondary hard drives in PCs, for single bay external enclosures and other applications for which low noise and low heat are essential.
WD Black hard drives are designed for enthusiasts and creative professionals looking for leading-edge performance.
WD Purple Surveillance Storage is built for 24/7 always-on surveillance in high-definition security systems that use up toeight hard drives and up to 32 cameras.
1-8 Bay NAS Storage
WD Red hard drives are the only hard drive for NAS systems that have 1-8 drive bays that are designed and tested for compatibility in the unique 24x7 operating environment and demanding system requirements of home and small office NAS.
WD Red Pro
1-16 Bay NAS Storage
WD Red Pro hard drives continue the formula of success that has led the WD Red product family by adding support beyond consumer, SOHO, and small business markets into medium and large 8-16 bay business storage systems.
Datacenter Capacity Storage
WD Re hard drives are engineered to offer data-hungry storage systems the massive capacity they need without compromising top-of-the-line performance.
Datacenter Capacity Storage
WD Re+ hard drive is the lowest power datacenter drive with industries best performance/watt and GB/watt, while delivering high-capacity storage with 24x7x365 reliability required in the most demanding storage environments.
Datacenter Scalability Storage
WD Se hard drives provide an ideal solution for scale-out datacenters, delivering a cost-effective combination of performance, reliability, and workload capability while maintaining the hardiness of a true enterprise-class design.
|Desktop / Workstation Hard Drives|
|Mobile Hard Drives|
|NAS Hard Drives|
|Datacenter Hard Drives|
|Surveillance Hard Drives|
|AV Hard Drives|