- Specifically designed for use in NAS systems with up to 8 bays
- Supports up to 180 TB/yr workload rate Rate is defined as amount of user data transferred to or from drive. Workload Rate is annualized (TB transferred times (8760/recorded power-on hrs)). Workload Rate will vary on hardware/software components
- NASware firmware for compatibility. Compatibility – WD Red NAS Hard Drives are designed specifically for NAS systems that have 1 to 8 drive bays in both 3.5-inch and 2.5-inch form factors
- Small and home office NAS systems in a 24/7 environment
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.
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.
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.
Since your NAS system is always on, a reliable drive is essential. With an MTBF of up to 1 million hours, the WD RedTM drive with NASware 3.0 technology is designed for the 24×7 environment.
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.
There’s a leading edge WD Red drive for every compatible NAS system to help fulfill your data storage needs. With drives up to 14TB, WD Red drives offer a wide array of solutions for customers looking to build a NAS storage solution. Built for single-bay to 8-bay NAS systems, WD Red drives Pack the power to store your precious data in one powerhouse unit. With WD Red drives, you’re ready for what’s next.
|Brand Name||Western Digital|
|Item model number||WD40EFRX|
|Hardware Platform||PC; Mac|
|Operating System||NASware firmware|
|Item Weight||1.4 pounds|
|Product Dimensions||5.8 x 4 x 1 inches|
|Item Dimensions L x W x H||5.8 x 4 x 1 inches|
|Flash Memory Size||4 TB|
|Hard Drive Rotational Speed||1 RPM|
|Batteries||1 Product Specific batteries required.|