Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday August 18, 2015

WD Expands Its Performance Level Desktop Hard Drives to 6TB Capacity

WDآ®, a Western Digital company and a world leader in hard drives, today announced the expansion of its award-winning WD Blackآ™ line of performance hard drives up to 6 TB capacity. Shipping now, the 3.5-inch, 7200 RPM drive is the perfect solution for gamers and professionals in need of high-performance desktop systems and workstations.

WD Black hard drives combine 7200 RPM spin speed, 128 MB cache, dual stage actuator technology, SATA 6 gigabits per second (Gb/s) interface, and an integrated dual processor to deliver ultimate performance in a maximum-capacity drive. The WD Black 6TB is up to 29% faster than the previous WD Black 4TB version in maximum data rate throughput and 10% faster in PCMark Vantage.