WD Black Performance Desktop Hard Drive
WD Black™ 3.5-inch PC Hard Drives are designed to enhance the PC experience
across higher intensity computing tasks for digital artists, video editors, photographers, and gamers. Available with up to 256MB of DRAM cache on higher
capacity models, the WD Black 3.5-inch PC Hard Drives are optimized for performance so you can spend more time experiencing the things you love most.
Inspiring Performance and Capacity
Available in capacities up to 6TB, WD Black 3.5-inch PC Hard Drives deliver rapid transfer speeds and feature impressive DRAM cache sizes of up to 256MB on high capacity models. Western Digital’s Dynamic Cache Technology makes real-time optimizations in the allocation of cache between reads and writes to maximize performance based on the user’s specific workload. Combine a WD Black hard drive with a Western Digital SSD for a dual drive configuration that allows the operating system and critical applications to be stored on the SSD for further-enhanced system performance
An Industry Leading Warranty
WD Black 3.5-inch PC Hard Drives are tested under more strenuous conditions over a
longer period when compared to our standard hard drives. This comprehensive testing
ensures an overall quality benchmark for a stable, high performance storage solution
backed by an industry leading 5-year limited warranty
For Creatives & Enthusiasts
WD Black drives deliver inspiring performance for storing large multimedia files of photos, videos and applications.
Tuned for performance and perfect for gaming. WD Black drives offer large capacities to store your expanding gaming library.
Every WD Black drive is backed by an industry leading 5-year limited warranty.
For Loading Games Or Large Files
The WD Black drive features a dual-core processor that offers twice the processing capability as a standard single-core processor to maximize drive performance.
High-Speed Data Transfer
With 256MB of cache on 4TB and 6TB models, WD's Dynamic Cache Technology improves performance in real time to allocate and optimize cache between reads and writes.
Helps reduce system-induced vibrations from other components, optimizing performance and reliability.
Capacity for Basic Storage
With up to 1TB, this storage size is intended for basic users who don’t plan to expand their digital library or digital archive. Get basic storage for photos, videos, games, music, files, etc.
Capacity for Average Storage
With 2TB to 4TB, this storage size is best for users who take lots of photos and videos with their smartphone and want to confidently back up or have a copy of their data. Get reliability and capacity for your current and near-future needs.
Capacity for Enthusiasts and Prosumers
With 5TB and up, this storage size is best for anyone considering the future of their system. Whether you’re a gamer, shoot professionally, or have a growing amount of files and projects, get the highest capacity plus a long 5-year limited warranty.
Highest Capacity for Gamers
As game sizes grow, so does the need for capacity. WD Black hard drives deliver the best performance and reliability for gaming as well as a longer 5-year limited warranty to match your other performance PC components.
Easy Backup And Upgrade
Acronis True Image WD Edition software, available as a free download, can clone drives and backup your operating system, applications, settings and all of your data.