WD, a Western Digital company and a world leader in hard drives has launched highest performance, highest capacity desktop hard drive, the WD Black. The 4 TB3.5-inch drive combines fast performance and the ultimate capacity of the award-winning WD Black drives making them perfect for gaming, high-performance desktop systems and workstations.
WD Black hard drives combine 7200 RPM spin speed, 64 MB cache, dual stage actuator technology, SATA III 6 gigabits per second (Gb/s) interface and an integrated dual processor to deliver ultimate performance in a maximum-capacity drive.
“Maximizing the features and functionality of power computing applications such as gaming, multimedia and video editing, the new WD Black 4 TB hard drives offer capacity and performance—without compromise,” says Matt Rutledge, Vice President of WD’s client storage group. “In choosing WD Black hard drives, WD desktop customers get the best possible mix of capacity, performance and reliability to handle intense desktop computing with ease.”
WD Black 4 TB hard drives features dual processor to maximize performance, dual actuator technology to improve positional accuracy over the data tracks, IntelliSeek which calculates optimum seek speeds to lower power consumption, noise and vibration, StableTrac to secure at both ends to reduce system-induced vibration and stabilize platters for accurate tracking during read and write operations and NoTouch ramp load technology to provide better drive protection in transit.