WD Red - NAS Hard Drives WD Red
NAS Hard Drives

The next generation of NAS hard drives for home or small office network attached storage systems.

The original color of NAS, our formula of success has led growth of WD Red into higher capacities and expansion into new 2.5-inch solutions. We now offer a broader, more comprehensive portfolio of NAS solutions for our customers. It is not just about NAS drives, it is REDvolutionary.


Features

The right choice
WD Red is designed specifically for home and small office NAS systems and PCs with RAID.

NAS compatibility
Advanced firmware technology built into every WD Red drive, NASware 2.0 enables seamless integration, robust data protection and optimal performance for systems operating in NAS and RAID environments.

The secret is the next-generation technology
WD’s next generation NASware 2.0 technology improves NAS storage performance by reducing common hard drive concerns in NAS systems including concerns for things like compatibility, integration, upgrade ability, reliability and cost of ownership that are experienced with a hard drive designed for desktop computers.

Energy efficient and money saving
We keep power consumption low which keeps your NAS system happy and your wallet, too.

Lower operating temperatures
Reduce your electricity bill with WD Red drives. Innovative technology reduces power consumption and lowers the operating temperature, resulting in a more reliable and affordable solution for always on NAS environments.

Longer warranty coverage
The WD Red drive is backed by a 3-year limited warranty for greater peace of mind.

Need Help? We offer Premium Support.
Every WD Red hard drive comes with our world-class professional support services including a premium dedicated 24/7 support line (available in English, other regional support hours vary).*

* Support outside of normal business hours is available in English only Go to http://support.wd.com for further details.


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Reviews & Awards

Reviews
08-28-2012 Tech Radar
Western Digital Red 2TB review
08-27-2012 Tech Gage
Western Digital Red NAS Hard Drive Review
09-07-2011 Anandtech.com
Western Digital Red Review: Are NAS-optimized HDDs Worth the Premium?
07-14-2011 Hardware BBQ
WD Red 2TB WD20ERFX SATA III Nas Storage Drive Review
05-11-2011 Silent PC Review
Western Digital Red 3TB & 1 TB Hard drives
Awards
Western Digital Red 3TB & 1 TB Hard drives
2012
Western Digital Red 3TB SATA SOHO NAS Drive-Full Review
2012
Western Digital Red NAS Hard Drive Review
2012
Western Digital Red NAS Hard Drive Review[WD30EFRX]
2012
Western Digital Red Series Review: A Low Cost Validated NAS Specific HDD
2012

Specifications

Model# Specifications
WD40EFRX SATA 6 Gb/s, 3.5-inch, 4 TB, 64 MB Cache
WD30EFRX SATA 6 Gb/s, 3.5 Inch, 3 TB, 64 MB Cache
WD20EFRX SATA 6 Gb/s, 3.5 Inch, 2 TB, 64 MB Cache
WD10EFRX SATA 6 Gb/s, 3.5 Inch, 1 TB, 64 MB Cache
WD10JFCX SATA 6 Gb/s, 2.5-inch, 1 TB, 16 MB Cache
WD7500BFCX SATA 6 Gb/s, 2.5-inch, 750 GB, 16 MB Cache

NASware 2.0

Exclusive NASware 2.0 Technology
Our exclusive technology, NASware 2.0, makes WD Red thrive in the demanding small-NAS environment. By adding WD Red to your NAS system, not only is everything more efficient and reliable, you can better protect your data investment.

WD’s next generation NASware 2.0 technology improves NAS storage performance by reducing common hard drive concerns in NAS systems including concerns for things like compatibility, integration, upgrade ability, reliability and cost of ownership that are experienced with a hard drive designed for desktop computers.

 


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Support

English 24/7 Support Line
1-855-55-WDRED (1-855-559-3733)
Documentation
Product Overview (PDF)
Drive Specification Sheet (PDF)
Support
Product Registration
Warranty & RMA Services
Data Recovery
FAQ/Knowledge Base
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Installation
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