3TB WD Red NAS 3.5-inch Hard Drive, designed especially for NAS and RAID systems. SATA III 6Gbps interface and with 64MB cache. Includes WD NASware technology and IntelliPower rotation technology to optimise performance and reduce power consumption.
Advanced firmware technology built into every WD Red drive, NASware enables seamless integration, robust data protection and optimal performance for systems operating in NAS and RAID environments.
The secret is in the technology
WD’s exclusive NASware technology improves NAS storage performance by reducing common hard drive concerns in NAS systems including concerns for things like compatibility, integration, upgrade ability, reliability and cost of ownership that are experienced with a hard drive designed for desktop computers.
Exclusive NASware technology
Our exclusive technology, NASware™, makes WD Red thrive in the demanding small-NAS environment.
3D Active Balance Plus
Our enhanced dual-plane balance control technology significantly improves the overall drive performance and reliability. Hard drives that are not properly balanced may cause excessive vibration and noise in a multidrive system, reduce the hard drive life span, and degrade the performance over time.
Your NAS systems is always on, a highly reliable drive is essential. With a 35% MTBF improvement over standard desktop drives, the WD Red drive is designed and manufactured to be a more reliable and robust solution.
Energy efficient and money saving
We keep power consumption low which keeps your NAS system happy and your wallet, too.
Reduce your electricity bill and carbon footprint with WD Red drives. Innovative technology reduces power consumption and lowers the operating temperature, resulting in a more reliable and affordable solution for always on 24x7 NAS environments.
Exclusively for WD Red drive customers, the Western Digital free dedicated 24/7 support line is available in English. Other regional support hours vary.
Specifically designed and tested for small office and home office, 1-5 bay NAS systems and PCs with RAID.