Press Room Press Releases


  December

Western Digital® Board Declares Dividend for December Quarter, Payable on December 26, Record Date of December 14

  November

Western Digital® to Participate in Investor Event
WD® Makes It Easy to Discover, Enjoy and Protect Digital Content on Windows 8
WD® Expands Its Highest-performing Desktop Hard Drives to 4 TB Capacity
WD® Unveils Blazing Fast 802.11AC Wireless Router and Bridge for Maximum Wi-Fi Speeds and Entertainment Streaming
WD® Offers Mac Users USB 3.0 Connectivity with New My Book® Studio™ External Hard Drive
Western Digital® to Participate in Investor Event

  October

Western Digital Announces Q1 Revenue of $4 Billion and Non-GAAP Net Income of $594 Million, or $2.36 Per Share1
WD® Portable Hard Drives Certified for Use with Windows To Go
New WD® Wi-Fi Range Extender Instantly Boosts Home Wireless Coverage
Western Digital Sets October 22 for Q1 Fiscal 2013 Financial Results Conference Call/Webcast

  September

WD® Maximizes Enterprise Storage with 4 TB WD RE SAS, WD RE SATA Hard Drives
Western Digital® Announces Capital Allocation Plan at Investor Day; Provides Update on September Quarter
WD® Creates World's Thinnest 2.5-inch Hybrid Hard Drive
Western Digital® Investor Day Set for Sept. 13
Steve Milligan Will Become CEO of Western Digital® on Retirement of John Coyne in January 2013
WD® Ships New Slim and Sleek Family of Portable Hard Drives

  August

WD® Portable Hard Drives for Mac Users Rev Up on USB 3.0 Speed and Larger Capacity While Keeping Compact Design
WD® Introduces Its Fastest My Book® External HDD System Ever

  July

Western Digital® Announces Record Financial Results
Leyden, Cordano Appointed Presidents of Western Digital's WD and HGST Subsidiaries
WD® Redefines Personal Cloud with Dropbox Integration
WD® Designs First Hard Drives for SOHO NAS Systems
Western Digital Sets July 25 for Q4 Fiscal 2012 Financial Results Conference Call/Webcast

  June

WD® Enters Wireless Home Networking Market, Ushers in New Era of Blazing Fast HD Entertainment Streaming
WD TV® Media Players Deliver the Most Worldwide Entertainment Options

  May

WD® to Move Stock Listing to NASDAQ
WD® Announces Additional $1.5 Billion in Share Repurchase Program
WD® Appoints Kensuke Oka and Masahiro Yamamura to Its Board of Directors
WD® Completes Divestiture of Assets to Toshiba Corporation

  April

WD® Announces Fiscal Third Quarter Financial Results
WD® VelociRaptor® Hard Drive Reaches New Performance Peak with 1 TB Model
WD® Ships Slim, Energy-Efficient Hard Drive for Ultrabook™ Devices
WD® Sets April 26th for Q3 Fiscal 2012 Financial Results Conference Call/Webcast and September 13th for Investor/Analyst Day
WD® Gives Mac® Users the First 2 TB Portable Hard Drive for All Their Digital Content

  March

WD® Ships First 2 TB Portable Hard Drive with Next-Gen My Passport®
WD® Shipping My Book® Thunderbolt™ Duo Dual-Drive Storage System: Ultra-Fast Read/Write Times for Creative Pros, and Today's Need-It-Now Consumers
WD® Completes Acquisition of Hitachi Global Storage Technologies
WD® and Hitachi Expect to Close Agreement for the Sale of Hitachi's HDD Business to WD on March 8th
WD® Ships Its Third-Generation Enterprise 2.5-Inch SAS Hard Drive Family
WD® Offers Cloud Storage Protection Service to WD Sentinel™ DX4000 Storage Server Owners

  February

WD Reaches Agreement with Toshiba Corporation to Divest Certain 3.5-Inch HDD Assets
WD® Enhances Benefits for Partners in New Reseller Program, MyWD™
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group, Sandisk and Western Digital® to Advance Digital Ownership of High Definition Movies

  January

WD® Previews Its Revolutionary Thunderbolt™ Dual-Drive Storage System Delivering Ultra-Fast Data Transfer Rates at Macworld/iWorld
WD®Announces Q2 Results and Operations Update, Reflecting Continued Progress in Flood Recovery
WD® Makes Netflix® in the UK and Ireland and a Range of TV and Radio Programming in the UK Available on Its Media Players
WD® Sets January 23 for Second Quarter Fiscal 2012 Financial Results Conference Call and Webcast
WD's My Book® Live™ Duo Personal Cloud Storage with Dual Drives Offers High Capacity or Double-Safe File Protection