High performance, high capacity, high reliability; the ideal drive for those who demand the best. Available in a wide range of capacities in 2.5” and 3.5” form-factors, WD Black is designed to enhance your PC experience.
- Inspiring performance and capacity
WD Black performance storage is designed to enhance your PC experience across heavier computing tasks whether you are a digital artist, video editor, photographer, or gamer. Available with an impressive 256MB of DRAM cache on higher capacity models, the WD Black PC drive is optimized for drive performance so you can spend more time experiencing the things you love most. Enhance your PC's performance even further when you combine a WD Black drive with an SSD for a dual drive configuration, allowing you to benefit from the additional caching of your operating system onto the SSD for increased performance.
- For Creative Professionals
When it comes to storing your creativity and entire digital portfolio, look no further than WD Black performance storage for your best solution. Use the WD Black drive for storing your large multimedia files of photos, videos, games or applications and programs because with a WD Black drive, you get the best combination of speed, capacity and large cache sizes.
- For Gamers
The WD Black drive is the perfect storage solution for your gaming machine by offering large capacities to store your game's downloadable content (DLC), large cache sizes, and it is the perfect complement for maximum system performance when combined with an SSD. The WD Black drive also includes StableTrac Technology (2TB and larger models) for more accurate data tracking and help to reduce any impact due to vibrations from additional gaming hardware.
- Increased Reliability
The WD Black drive is equipped with StableTrac Technology (2TB and larger models) by securing the motor shaft inside to increase reliability and help reduce impact due to system-induced vibrations from other components. By stabilizing the platters inside, the WD Black drive results in more accurate tracking in a particular sector during read and write operations, optimizing performance and reliability.
- Form Factor:
- SATA 6Gb/s
- Data Transfer Rate:
- Buffer to host: 6 Gb/s
- Host to/from drive(sustained): 256 MB/s
- Performance Class:
- Average power requirements(W):
- Read/Write: 9.1
- Idle: 5.8 Watts
- Standby and Sleep: 1.0
- Limited Warranty:
- 5 Years