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WD Red 1TB NAS Hard Disk Drive - 5400 RPM Class SATA 6Gb/s 64MB Cache 3.5 Inch - WD10EFRX

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  • Specifically designed for use in NAS systems with up to 8 bays
  • Supports up to 180TB/yr workload rate
  • NASware firmware for compatibility
  • 3-year limited warranty
  • Small and home office NAS systems in a 24x7 environment

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WD RED. BUILT FOR NAS.

With capacity up to 12 TB, the WD Red drive is squarely aimed at NAS systems that have one to eight drive bays. This drive operates at 5400 RMP rotation speed, features SATA 6 Gbps host interface, and has a 180 TB yearly workload to meet the needs of homes and SOHOs. The WD Red is engineered to run cool and quiet in 24x7 operating environments, and the NASWare 3.0 firmware allows flawless compatibility with your NAS. The drive is also protected from vibration in multi-drive environments, making it a reliable solution for storing, backing up and protecting your precious data.

Equip your NAS with WD Red hard drives and enjoy streaming your media, backing up your PCs, sharing your files, and managing your digital content quickly and easily.

  1_WD Red for Home
WD Red for Home

Stream, backup, share, and organize your digital content at home with a NAS and WD Red drives designed to effortlessly share content with the devices in your home. NASware 3.0 technology increases your drives’ compatibility with your devices, TV, stereo, and more. Live in a connected world.

 2_WD Red for Small Business
WD Red for Small Business

Businesses thrive on productivity and efficiency—two of the guiding principles built into the design of WD Red drives. NASware 3.0 technology allows for seamless integration with your existing network so WD Red can share and backup files at the speed of your business. And for larger businesses with up to 24 bays, count on WD Red Pro drives.

3_3D Active Balance Plus
3D Active Balance Plus

Helps ensure your data is protected from excessive vibration and noise in a NAS or RAID environment. This dual-plane balance control reduces the degradation of your drive over time.

 4_24x7
24/7

Since your NAS system is always on, a reliable drive is essential. With an MTBF of up to 1 million hours, the WD Red drive with NASware 3.0 technology is designed for the 24x7 environment.

 5_Cooler Operations and Enhanced Reliability
Cooler Operations and Enhanced Reliability

By reducing power consumption, the operating temperature of your NAS stays cool. With a lower temperature in your system, you can create a more reliable solution for your NAS.


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Warranty, Returns, And Additional Information
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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 3 years
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 3 years
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Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
Verified Owner
5/ 5
Good drive as expected 4/3/2020 8:40:41 AM

Pros: I haven't tested power usage, but I have 3 Red NAS drives on an unraid array. The drives perform around 135MB/sec natively, but with unraid's poor performance anyways I can't even use this drive's full performance. After 2 or 3 weeks for the last drive and a few months for the other 2 I haven't had any issues.

Cons: The drive isn't as fast as some of my enterprise seagates or enterprise western digital if you're into one brand or the other, but I got this drive with the intention of a high capacity archival array.

Overall Review: As long as the price is right I would buy again. Many times there are enterprise level drives for a similar cost if that's the case I would always opt for the enterprise level.

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Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
Verified Owner
5/ 5
Confused 4/2/2020 12:14:59 PM

Overall Review: All i was looking for was an Sata SSD and when i seen SATA in this deal i just bought it thinking it was an SSD but, here we are! haha

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Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
Verified Owner
5/ 5
All good 4/1/2020 8:26:28 AM

Overall Review: Got 4 in a NAS all works

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Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
Verified Owner
3/ 5
Fingers crossed 3/31/2020 12:09:44 PM

Pros: - Affordable
- Silent
- Low power consumption
- Great for RAID 5 volumes

Cons: - Slow performance
- Somewhat unreliable (see review)

Overall Review: Bought 4 of those in 2013 to setup a RAID 5 volume on my file server (8.2 TB total capacity). So far, 2 of 'em died. One in 2017 (replaced with 5 year warranty), the other in March 2020. I bought this to replace it.

Both 2017 and this drive have a newer revision, so the unreliability might be resolved...

Keep in mind the WD Red 3TB has had major unreliability issues in the past, only time will tell if they fixed the issue. If still under warranty, WD customer service is excellent.

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Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
Verified Owner
5/ 5
Writes data 50% faster than my old commercial drive 3/30/2020 8:28:54 AM

Pros: Both the old and the new drive were low-level formatted for 128K allocation units, but the old Seagate commercial drive only takes disk writes at 80MB/s, while the new Western Digital NAS drive takes them at 120MB/s. Quite the impressive difference considering the Seagate is a 4TB 5400 RPM with 256M cache, and the WD is a 6TB 5400 RPM NAS drive with 256M cache. Clearly there is more to the firmware differences between the two than might be obvious from the specs on the drives.

Cons: - None - I got mine on a really good sale

Overall Review: Highly recommended for busy home computers whose drives tend to spin 24/7 with open source project builds. :)

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Anonymous
Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
Verified Owner
5/ 5
More storage for my NAS 3/26/2020 7:56:30 AM

Overall Review: - Working fine in my Synology NAS for >6 months
- No complaints

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Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
Verified Owner
5/ 5
Great pricing, fast shipping, great product 3/20/2020 6:07:37 PM

Pros: Tons of space, reliable reputation. Good, competitive pricing.

Overall Review: I ordered this drive to upgrade my Tivo Roamio. I received it a day earlier than estimated. It was shipped in appropriate packaging. I ran WD Lifeguard diagnostics and all was perfect with the drive. I upgraded the Tivo and now have over 1280 hours of High Def recording capability. A great buying experience!

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Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
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4/ 5
Ordered 3 drives, 1 DOA 3/17/2020 5:41:50 PM

Pros: The working drives are good. Long term MTBF remains to be seen. So far so good

Cons: 1 drive arrived completely 100% DOA. Wouldn't even spin up.

Overall Review: Sometimes you get a bad batch or a bad roll of the dice. Hopefully the remaining drives fare better than the one that's DOA

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