WD Red 2TB NAS Hard Drive
The original colour of NAS, has led growth of WD Red into higher capacities and expansion into 2.5-inch solutions. WD offers a broad, comprehensive portfolio of NAS hard drives. It is not just about NAS drives, it is REDvolutionary.
Next Generation Experience
The next generation of WD Red hard drives offer massive capacity and NASware 2.0, which further improves drive reliability and protects your data in the event of a power loss or power disruption.
Experienced in NAS
First impressions are what leave a mark. With superior technology that is driven to impress, WD Red is a reflection of an extensive NAS partner compatibility-testing list available on the market*. That means when you buy a NAS enclosure, you can trust that WD Red is one of the most compatible drives available.
WD Care Express
WD Care Express is ideal for users who want to protect their hardware investment with 1 business day turnaround plus express shipping for drive replacement. This plan also offers 1 year of additional repair and replacement service.
Activation is Easy
Once you have purchased you’re your WD Care service plan, activation is simple:
- "Activate Now" (create an account if you are a new user)
- Register new product
- Enter activation code
NASware 2.0 Technology -- WD'S 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 get to enjoy a REDvolutionary NAS experience.
3D Active Balance Plus -- The enhanced dual-plane balance control technology significantly improves the overall drive performance and reliability. Hard drives that are not properly balanced may cause excessive vibration and noise in a multi-drive system, reduce the hard drive life span, and degrade the performance over time.
Enhanced Reliability -- Since your NAS system is always on, a highly-reliable drive is essential. With a 35% MTBF improvement over standard desktop drives, the WD Red drive with NASware 2.0 is designed and manufactured to be a more reliable and robust solution.
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.
Low Operating Temperatures -- Reduce your electricity bill and carbon footprint with WD Red drives. Innovative technology reduces power consumption and lowers the operating temperature, resulting in a reliable solution for always on 24x7 NAS environments.
Ideal For -- Specifically designed and tested for small office and home office, 1-5 bay NAS systems, small media servers and PCs with RAID.
NAS for Home
Take your connected home environment to another level with a NAS system that is equipped with WD Red hard drives and enjoy streaming your media, backing up your computers, file sharing and managing your digital content faster and easier.
WD Red's NASware 2.0 experience, with increased compatibility, makes sharing from your mobile device, computer, TV, stereo and more an instant gratification. And with capacities in 4TB, a 5-bay NAS system can hold close to 20 terabytes of data.
NAS for Small Business
Increase the efficiency and productivity of your small business with WD Red hard drives for your 1 to 5 bay NAS system. WD Red comes equipped with NASware 2.0, which increases system compatibility allowing for seamless integration with your existing network infrastructure. Add value to your business by enabling your employees to quickly share their files and back up folders reliably with WD Red NAS hard drives in your NAS solution.
*Data reflects products in production as of August 2013.
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