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Western Digital (RED) 8TB SATA3 3.5 Inch 5400RPM Desktop Bare Drive 128MB Cache
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Fill Your NAS with WD Red, then Fill it with Awesome

There's an industry-leading WD Red drive for every compatible NAS system to help fulfill your data storage needs. With drives up to 8TB, WD Red offers a wide array of solutions for customers looking to build the biggest, best-performing NAS storage solution. Built for single-bay to 8-bay NAS systems, WD Red packs the power to store your precious data in one powerhouse unit. With WD Red, you're ready for what's next.

Exclusive NASware 3.0

Not just any drive will do. In single-bay to 8-bay NAS systems, WD Red raises the bar. Get as much as 64TB capacity, and with WD's exclusive NASware 3.0, you can optimize every single one of them. Built into every WD Red hard drive, NASware 3.0's advanced technology improves your system's storage performance by increasing compatibility, integration, upgradeability, and reliability.

Built for Optimum NAS Compatibility

Desktop drives aren't purpose-built for NAS. But WD Red Pro drives with NASware are. Our exclusive technology takes the guesswork out of selecting a drive and balances performance and reliability in NAS and RAID environments. Simply put, WD Red Pro is the most compatible drive available for medium to large NAS enclosures. But don't take our word for it. WD Red Pro is a reflection of the most extensive NAS partner compatibility-testing list that is available on the market.

SATA 6Gb/s

Formatted Capacity

Form Factor

Advanced Format

Native Command Queuing

RoHS Compliant

Data Transfer Rate (Max), Buffer to Host: 6Gb/s
Data Transfer Rate (Max), Hots to/from Drive (Sustained): 178 MB/s
Cache: 128MB
Performance Class: 5400RPM Class

Reliability/Data Integrity
Load/Unload Cycles: 600,000
Non-Recoverable Read Errors Per Bits Read: <1 in 10
MTBF: 1,000,000

Power Management
12V DC -/+10% (A, Peak): 1.79
Average Power Requirements:
- Read/Write: 6.4
Idle: 5.2
Standby/Sleep: 0.7

Environmental Specifications
Temperature Operating: 0 to 65 C
Non-Operating: -40 to 70 C
Shock Operating (2ms, Read/Write): 30Gs
Shock Operating (2ms Read): 65GS
Shock Non-Operating 2ms: 250
Acoustics Idle: 20 dBA
Acoustics Seek (Average): 29 dBA

Item Dimension (L"xW"xH")
6 x 4 x 2

1.43 lb

Warranty Information
3 Years

Our Address

#1035 - 8766 McKim Way,
Richmond, B.C.V6X 4G4

Office: (604) 717-6111
Fax: (604) 303-1880

Hours of Operation

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10:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Same Day Pick Up Order Time :
Order Before 11:30am ( Pick Up @ 5:00pm )
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In-Store Services Charge

Hourly Rate
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OS Reinstall
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