WD AV SATA drives are available in capacities up to 4TB, perfect for heavy-duty storage applications.
These discs are designed to withstand high temperatures and in digital audio / video environments with continuous transmission such as PVR / DVR and IPTV systems.
Optimized for flawless and continuous digital video playback of up to 16 simultaneous HD broadcasts. SilkStream is compatible with the ATA transmission command set, so CE customers can use the standard transmission management and error recovery options.
Low energy consumption
WD AV drives consume 40% compared to hard drives at 7,200 rpm. Less consumption means less heat and greater reliability.
2.5 inch discs and low capacity
WD AV discs are also offered in capacities of 500 GB and below to suit low-profile surveillance systems that need reliability in environments that operate 24/7.
Calculate the optimal search speeds to reduce energy consumption, noise and vibrations.
A proper balance between spin speed, transfer speed and cache algorithms designed to contribute to energy savings and provide uniform performance. (Only in 3.5-inch models).
Advanced format technology
Leading technology that provides better video quality and AV performance through improved error correction capability. (Only on EURS / EURX / AUDX / xxCT models).
Extremely cold operation
A cold disk is a more reliable disk. WD continues to develop new and innovative ways to keep discs cool when they are running.