The Western Digital 2W10600 18TB SATA-6GBPS Enterprise HDD is known for its high reliability and durability. It is designed to withstand the rigors of heavy use in data centers and other enterprise environments. The drive utilizes advanced technologies such as HelioSeal, which seals the drive's helium-filled components to prevent leaks and improve performance. It also features an enhanced error correction code (ECC) algorithm that detects and corrects data errors before they can cause system crashes or data loss. Additionally, the drive has a high MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures) rating, which means it is less likely to fail compared to other drives on the market.
Performance of 18TB HDD
The Western Digital 2W10600 18TB SATA-6GBPS Enterprise HDD offers excellent performance for large-scale data storage and retrieval. With a capacity of 18TB, it can store a large amount of data and provide quick access to that data when needed. The drive's SATA-6GBPS interface allows for fast data transfer speeds, making it ideal for use in data centers and other enterprise environments where speed is critical. Additionally, the drive features advanced technologies such as HelioSeal and enhanced error correction code (ECC) algorithm, which improve the drive's overall performance and reliability. The drive also has a high random read/write performance, making it great for tasks like large-scale data backup and retrieval. The drive is also optimized for RAID environments which allows multiple drives to work together in order to provide an increased level of performance and data security.
The Western Digital 2W10600 18TB SATA-6GBPS Enterprise HDD is compatible with a wide range of systems and devices. It is designed to work with servers, data centers, and other enterprise-grade equipment that use the SATA-6GBPS interface. The drive is also backward compatible with SATA-3GBPS interfaces, which means it can work with older systems that use the older interface. It is compatible with a wide range of operating systems such as Windows, Linux, and macOS. It also supports RAID configurations which make it easy to incorporate into existing storage arrays. Additionally, it has a standard 3.5-inch form factor which makes it easy to install into most server and storage racks.
General Information about this Western Digital 2W10600
- Manufacturer: Western Digital
- Part Number or SKU# 2W10600
- Product Line: WD Gold
- Product Name: WD Gold 18TB Enterprise Class Hard Drive
Technical Information of Western Digital 18TB Hard Disk
- Capacity: 18 TB
- Interface: SATA-6GBPS
- Spindle Speed: 7200 RPM
- Buffer: 512 MB
Dimension and Weight for this Western Digital SATA 6GBPS Hard Drive
- Width: 4 Inch
- Depth: 5.8 Inch
- Height: 1 Inch
- Weight: 1.52 Lbs
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When it comes to storing files and processing information, it is difficult to shove the impressive SATA hard drives aside. Although many people tend to regard hard disk drives as old technology, the new highly-performing variants have raised the bar. One of the most impressive variants is hard drives with the SATA interface and transfer speed of up to 6Gbps.
These are among the best drives to buy presently. They come with flash-speed disks that load several times faster than traditional hard drives. Another added advantage is that they come in either 2.5-inch sizes or 3.5-inch sizes. Users can find SATA 6Gbps hard drives that will nicely fit their case or enclosure.
SATA 6Gbps hard drives are designed to offer maximum performance. They connect to servers, PCs, or desktop computers via SATA 6Gbps cables. Despite their compact 2.5" to 3.5" sizes, they feature a dynamic cache of up to 64MB. Having these types of storage devices in hand will improve work efficiency and productivity.
Improved Storage Capacity and Performance
There are SATA 6Gbps hard drives that can give users a blend of HDD and SSD functionality. A device that can give a synergistic effect on both storage units will surely offer a higher level of performance. Users will find drives with traditional storage capacity up to 22TB. Most of these drives also come along with NAND technology for enhanced performance.
The read-write speed is something that will give users optimum satisfaction. With the SATA 6Gbps interface, users can expect a read speed of up to 400MB/s. Not only that, but some drives also run at up to 10000 rpm. Even at that rate, they are generally quiet, and they generate less heat.
Drives that use the SATA 6Gbps interface have been built to learn users' most used applications effectively. This engineering allows them to load those applications faster. It also helps gaming consoles to load the games initially after users have launched the game. There is everything to get excited about when it comes to these drives.
The point of the SATA 6Gbps interface is to enhance the quality of traditional mechanical hard drives. They are available at different capacity choices and RPM choices.
Reliable Data Recovery
There are possibilities of data accidents such as accidental deletion, formatting, virus attack, unexpected power shutdown, and partition loss. If such losses occur, data recovery software can easily recover the data from SATA 6Gbps hard drives. Data can be easily recovered, undelete, and unformatted from these SATA hard drives
Dynamic CacheThe dynamic cache is one of these drives most impressive features despite not being so evident to users. It improves the performance of the SATA 6Gbps drives in real time with optimized cache allocation. This function allocates more cache towards the read and writes functions. That is why users will find that read and write speeds are usually almost equal.
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