DetailsCool and quiet. WD GreenPower Technology yields lower operating temperatures for increased reliability and low acoustics perfect for ultra-quiet PCs and external drives.
IntelliSeek. Calculates optimum seek speeds to lower power consumption, noise and vibration.
Reduced power consumption. Best-in-class power management technology delivers significant power savings and solid performance.
Recommended use. WD Green hard drives are tested and recommended for use in PCs as secondary storage, external enclosures and other applications that require cool and quiet operation.*
*Desktop drives are not recommended for use in RAID environments, please consider using WD Red hard drives for home and small office 1-5 bay NAS systems and WD Enterprise hard drives for rackmount and >5 bay NAS systems.