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Western Digital WD50EFRX 5TB Red 24x7 SATA III - 6Gb/s Hard Drive for 1 to 8 Bay NAS

5TB WD Red WD50EFRX 24x7 with NASware 3.0 SATA 6Gb/sec, 64MB Cache, IntelliPower 8ms NCQ OEM

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WD RED - 5TB NAS HDD

The 5TB WD RED is a high-quality HDD that delivers incredible performance thanks to its easy to use 3.5inch form factor that is just 26.1mm in height, the drive uses IntelliPower. The WD RED HDD's technical highlight is it’s 6Gb/s interface, which is the latest SATA III standard. This drive in particular has a storage capacity of 5TB and has a 64MB Cache with an access time of 2ms.

Network it in RED

Our formula for success at WD has led to the growth of the WD RED making it available in the highest capacities possible. Now up to 8TB, WD offers an even broader, more comprehensive portfolio of NAS solutions for our customers spanning from a total of 1 to 8 bays. This will allow you to store even more data for your home or small business. The WD RED family just got bigger.

Designed for NAS

WD RED is the only hard drive designed for NAS systems that have 1-8 drive bays. The drives are designed and extensively tested for compatibility in the unique 24x7 operating environment and demanding system requirements of home and small office NAS. WD eliminates the confusion. These drives are designed for personal, home, and small business NAS systems up to 8-bays.

NASware Grows to 3.0

Built off of our determination to deliver the best NAS experience, NASware 3.0 extends our promise by further optimizing WD RED for the NAS environment with added support for 6 to 8 NAS bays. WD RED now supports small NAS systems from 1 to 8 bays thanks to NASware 3.0, which further improves drive compatibility and reliability. At 64TB of total capacity in an 8 bay system, WD RED expands your NAS experience.

NAS for Home

Take your connected home environment to the next level with a NAS system that is equipped with WD RED hard drives and enjoy streaming your media, backing up your computers, file sharing and managing your digital content faster and easier. The WD RED NASware 3.0 experience with increased compatibility makes sharing from your mobile device, computer, TV, stereo and more an instant gratification. WD RED enables you to create your own reliable Personal Cloud.

NAS for Business

Increase the efficiency and productivity of your small business with WD RED hard drives for your 1 to 8 bay NAS system. WD RED comes equipped with NASware 3.0, which increases system compatibility allowing for seamless integration with your existing network infrastructure. Add value to your business by enabling your employees to quickly share their files and back up folders reliably with WD RED NAS hard drives. For medium to large business that use up to 16 bay NAS systems, use WD RED Pro.

NAS Compatibility

Advanced firmware technology built into every WD RED drive, NASware 3.0 enables seamless integration, robust data protection and optimal performance for systems operating in NAS and RAID.

The Right Choice

WD RED is designed specifically for home and small office NAS systems and PCs with RAID.

Enhanced Reliability

Since your NAS system is always on, a highly reliable drive is essential. With a 35% MTBF improvement over standard drives, the WD RED drive with NASware 3.0 is designed for the 24x7 environment.

Warranty

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Details
Duration:
36 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
10 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
Western Digital (UK) Ltd
Telephone:
01372 360055
Reviews
Rated 4.7 out of 5 by 3 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Good product , but Pricey You get what you pay for . a very quiet drive with a good reputation 08 June 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by very good Installed easily, no problems, nice big hard drive. 27 December 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by It's a hard disk drive Good disks, but this was the first time I have had to RMA a WD disk. One out of five is still good reliability. Excellent service from Scan. 20 September 2014
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Western Digital WD50EFRX 5TB Red 24x7 SATA III - 6Gb/s Hard Drive for 1 to 8 Bay NAS
Western Digital WD50EFRX 5TB Red 24x7 SATA III - 6Gb/s Hard Drive for 1 to 8 Bay NAS