WD Red 1TB 3.5" NAS Internal Hard Drive
The WD Red 1TB 3.5" SATA Internal Hard Drive is designed for use in home and small office NAS systems. It includes NASware™ technology, which offers a range of features to optimise the functionality of the drive, ensuring it delivers high performance at all times.
The WD hard drive has been tested for compatibility in 24/7 operating environments so that it offers consistent reliability within home and small office NAS solutions. It offers a data transfer speed of 6 GB/s and the 1TB capacity provides enough space for up to 200,000 photos, 76 hours of video or 250,000 songs.
NASware technology aims to address common hard drive concerns such as compatibility, reliability and cost of ownership. It includes the ATA Streaming Feature Set, which offers built-in compatibility for AV storage solutions such as Windows Media Center. The SMART Command Transport (SCT) support provides data such as thermal profiles, drive access statistics and temperature (with accuracy within 1°C).
NASware also offers power management support, optimising power usage to give you power savings and lower operating temperatures. This also helps to reduce your total cost of ownership. If you experience power loss, any data corruption or loss can be minimised as the drive completes the command in progress before shutting down. Built-in error recovery controls also help to prevent errors and reduce down time.
For affordable reliability within a powerful storage solution, this serial ATA-600 HDD is ideal.
Please Note: This is an OEM drive therefore no cables, screws or software are included.
||WD Red 1TB 3.5" NAS Internal Hard Drive
||Hard drive - internal
|Data Transfer Rate
||10.6 cm x 14.7 cm x 2.6 cm
||3 years warranty
A Closer Look
What It Holds
||Photos (up to)
||Hours of Video (up to)
||Songs (up to)
NASware - Advanced firmware technology built into every WD Red drive, 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.
3D Active Balance Plus - WD’s 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.
Enhanced reliability - 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 - 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.
Premium support - Exclusively for WD Red drive customers, our free dedicated 24/7 support line is available in English. Other regional support hours vary.
Longer warranty coverage - The WD Red drive is backed by a 3-year limited warranty for greater peace of mind.
Ideal for - Specifically designed and tested for small office and home office, 1-5 bay NAS systems.