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WD 3TB Red SATA 6Gb/s 64MB 3.5" Hard Drive

Brand New WD Red NAS Hard Drives
Mfr#:

WD30EFRX

Quicklinx: 8602WS00
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£89.98
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Description

WD Red™: The new colour of NAS.

WD Red is the only hard drive designed for NAS systems that have 1-5 drive bays. Available in capaticities ranging from 1 TB to 3 TB, WD Red is designed specifically for home and small office NAS systems. The drives are extensively tested for compatibility and reliability in the demanding operating environment of a 24x7 NAS system. WD's exclusive NASware™ firmware technology enables seamless integration and balanced performance. Innovative technology reduces power comsumption and lowers the operating temperature, and with a 35% improvement in MTBF over desktop drives, WD Red is a more reliable and robust NAS hard drive solution.

  • Designed specifcally for home and small office NAS systems - WD Red is the only hard drive for 1-5 bay systems
  • Exclusive NASware™ technology - advanced firmware for seamless integration and optimal performance
  • Energy efficient and reliable - Innovative technology reduces power consumption and operating temperature

Spec

  • Windows® XP/Vista/7, Mac® OS Note: Compatibility may vary depending on user's hardware configuration and operating system.
  • 3-year limited warranty


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Specifications

Summary

Product Description
WD Red WD30EFRX - hard drive - 3 TB - SATA-600
Type
Hard drive - internal
Capacity
3 TB
Form Factor
3.5" x 1/3H
Interface
Serial ATA-600
Data Transfer Rate
600 MBps
Buffer Size
64 MB
Features
IntelliPower, Advanced Format technology, NAS compatible, NASware technology, 3D Active Balance Plus , S.M.A.R.T.
Dimensions (WxDxH)
10.16 cm x 14.7 cm x 2.61 cm
Weight
640 g
Manufacturer Warranty
3 years warranty
Designed For
My Cloud EX2; EX4


Detail

General

Device Type
Hard drive - internal
Capacity
3 TB
Form Factor
3.5" x 1/3H
Interface
Serial ATA-600
Buffer Size
64 MB
Features
IntelliPower, Advanced Format technology, NAS compatible, NASware technology, 3D Active Balance Plus , S.M.A.R.T.
Width
10.16 cm
Depth
14.7 cm
Height
2.61 cm
Weight
640 g

Performance

Drive Transfer Rate
600 MBps (external)
Internal Data Rate
145 MBps

Reliability

MTBF
1,000,000 hour(s)
Non-Recoverable Errors
1 per 10^14
Start / Stop Cycles
600,000

Expansion & Connectivity

Interfaces
1 x Serial ATA-600 - 7 pin Serial ATA
Compatible Bays
1 x internal - 3.5" x 1/3H

Miscellaneous

Compliant Standards
RoHS

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support
3 years warranty
Service & Support Details
Limited warranty - 3 years

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature
0 °C
Max Operating Temperature
70 °C
Shock Tolerance
65 g @ 2ms (operating) / 250 g @ 1ms (non-operating)
Sound Emission
23 dBA

Compatibility Information

Designed For
WD My Cloud EX2 , WD My Cloud EX4

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Cables

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Customer reviews

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WD 3TB Red SATA 6Gb/s 64MB 3.5" Hard Drive
5.0 2
£89.98
WD 3TB Red SATA 6Gb/s 64MB 3.5" Hard Drive
WD 3TB Red SATA 6Gb/s 64MB 3.5" Hard Drive
Reviewed by . Review Posted 13/04/2013
5 5

A great and reliable hardrive for the job!

  • Overall 5*
  • Ease of use 5*
  • Value for money 5*
 
Finally a drive for NAS
Reviewed by Anonymous Review Posted 29/10/2012
5 5

This is a great drive for home users with a NAS (network attached storage).

I have a D-Link Sharecenter 320 running a pair of 1 year old regular drives and while ok they weren't built for the job, running hot and slow data rates.

I got the latest firmware from D-link, inserted the drive into the enclosure and it worked straight away without any problems.

So far data transfer rates are 3-4 times faster than the drives that were replaced and so far the drive hasn't needed cooling once.

Also given it comes with a 3 year warrenty from WD they are confident that these drives will do the job.

  • Overall 5*
  • Ease of use 5*
  • Value for money 5*
 

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Form Factor: 3.5" x 1/3H
Type: Hard drive
Interface Type: Serial ATA-600
Capacity: 3TB
Brand: WD
Stock Status: In Stock
Price Range Inc VAT: 50 - 100

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