The advantage of cool & quiet
Heat has a large impact on the overall reliability of a HDDs life over time. It can also lead to
increased power consumption, the requirement of additional fans and increased fan operation,
increased noise levels and the increased chance of failure. WD Green drives come equipped with
WD GreenPower Technology which allows the drive to operate cooler with increased overall
Power management with performance
Best-in-class power management, reduced heat output, and next-generation technologies such as
IntelliSeek offer a perfect balance of performance and power, making WD Green a leader in
performance when compared to the competitions 4 TB HDD.
Reliability with an increased lifespan
Quiet acoustics, reduced vibration and advanced 4K HDD formatting makes WD Green a
stronger solution when compared to the competition and perfect for PCs and external drive
applications. WD Green also features a Dual Stage Actuator, which delivers higher precision
motion for 2X the data performance and increases drive reliability.
Large capacity offerings of up to 4 TBs help expand customer capabilities and application usage
of WD Green including primary installations in desktop PCs, as secondary storage in external
cases or as reliable backup storage.
Reduced power consumption, improved data tracking, and WD GreenPower Technology all help to
improve the overall reliability of WD Green making it an efficient solution that lowers your total cost
of ownership. NoTouch Ramp Load Technology also protects the drive by ensuring the recording
head never touches the disk media, reducing wear and tear to the head and increases drive reliability.
Acronis True Image, available as a download on the WD Support website, enables you to clone or
copy all your data to a new drive so you don't have to reinstall your operating system and
applications to get all the benefits of a new drive.
The WD advantage
WD puts our products through extensive Functional Integrity Testing (F.I.T.) prior to any product
launch. This testing ensures our products consistently meet the highest quality and reliability
standards of the WD brand. WD also has a detailed Knowledge Base with more than 1,000
helpful articles as well as helpful software and utilities. Our customer support lines have longer
operational hours to ensure you get the help you need when you need it. Our toll-free customer
support lines are here to help or you can access our WD Support site for additional details.
WD Green storage is tested and recommended for primary use in desktop and All-in-One PCs,
as secondary storage for archiving, in external cases or as reliable backup storage.