Sophisticated performance enhancing features in these 7200 RPM drives deliver the speed you need for demanding applications like photo and video editing and Internet gaming.
High performance, high capacity, high reliability, and cutting-edge technology make up WD Desktop Performance drives, the ideal drive for those who demand only the best.
Enhanced reliability features help protect the drive and the data stored on it.
The motor shaft is secured at both ends to reduce system-induced vibration increase stability enabling consistently higher performance.
Upgrading your drive is easy
WD Acronis® True Image, available as a free download on the WD Support site, enables you to copy all your data to a new drive so you don't have to reinstall your operating system to get all the benefits of a new drive.
WD Desktop Performance hard drives are tested and recommended for use in PCs and high-performance workstations. Desktop drives are not recommended for use in RAID environments, please consider using WD Red hard drives for home and small office 1-5 bay NAS systems and WD Enterprise hard drives for rackmount and >5 bay NAS systems.