Monday, December 22, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
North Korean Internet Otage Fuels Speculation
Semiconductor Market Set for Strongest Growth in Four Years in 2014
New Asus Dual-camera Zenfone Coming At CES
Samsung Introduces SE790C Curved Monitor
Chinese Motion-sensing VR Glasses Coming On Kickstarter
Kodak Returns To CES With Consumer Product Line
North Korea Suggests Joint Inverstigation With U.S. Over Sony Hacking
T-Mobile to Pay $90 Million To Settle Case With FCC
Active Discussions
Digital Audio Extraction and Plextools
Will there be any trade in scheme for the coming PSP Go?
Hello, Glad to be Aboard!!!
Best optical drive for ripping CD's? My LG 4163B is mediocre.
Hi All!
cdrw trouble
CDR for car Sat Nav
DVD/DL for Optiarc 7191S at 8X
 Home > News > PC Parts > WD Rele...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, October 11, 2013
WD Releases Faster 7,200-RPM Black Hard Drives


WD has quitely added a new version ito its Black hard drive series of 3.5-inh desktop hard disk drives. The FZEX models offers capacities of 4TB/3TB/2TB 1TB and are faster than the company's FAEX series of HDDs.

The 4TB 7200 RPM drive still has five 800GB platters but its maximum sustained data rate has jumped from 154 to 171MB/s. In addition, the 3TB version has also a 168 MB/s data transfer rate (max), compared to the 154 MB/s performance quoted by WD for the 3TB FAEX model. WD claims that the new HDDs offer even larger performance increases.

The Black's higher speeds should be attributed to the use of the 'Advanced Format' (AF) and a new High Resolution Controller (HRC) with an improved architectural design, which offers increased data precision across the hard drive.

The WD Black hard drives also feature Vibration Control Technology (VCT) which allows the disks inside the drive to adapt to any mounting problems or vibration conditions that are inside your case, resulting in increased data accuracy, performance and reliability over time. In addition, WD Black is lso equipped with StableTrac Technology, which secures the motor shaft inside the drive at both ends to help reduce additional system-induced vibrations. StableTrac stabilizes the platters inside, resulting in more accurate tracking in a particular sector during read and write operations and delivers increased performance.

The Corruption Protection Technology (CPT) helps to protect and limit the potential problem of data loss during power failure or power loss to the hard drive.

WD?s Dynamic Cache Technology increases performance by improving caching algorithms in real time and optimizing the cache allocation between reads and writes. This results in the drive automatically allocating more cache for read data, which reduces data congestion and increases overall performance.

The drives are backed by WD's 5-year limited warranty.






Previous
Next
Google May Use Your Picture In Ads        All News        Samsung Galaxy S5 Rumored For 2014
QNAP Launches TS-x70 Tower Series Turbo NAS with Scale-up Solutions     PC Parts News      Toshiba Intros New Solid State Drive Upgrade Solutions

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
ASTC Says 100 TB HDDs Coming in 2025
Toshiba Offers New 4TB and 5TB Desktop HDDs
WD Sentinel DX4200 Storage Server Deploys Fast Processor and Integrated Back-up Software
WD Introduces Cold-Data-Storage HDDs
New WD My Passport Portable Storage Drive Has Wireless Function And SD Card Slot
WD Releases Anniversary Edition My Passport Drives
Western Digital Introduces 6 TB NAS Hard Drive, Seagate Starts Sampling 8GB Models
HGST Ships 1.8 TB 10K Hard Disk Drive
WD Introduces New My Book Duo DAS
HDD Market Seen To Post Modest Growth in 2014
WD Demonstrates First PCI Express Hard Drives at Computex 2014
WD TV Media Player Simplifies Content Playback On Any TV

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .