WD Green™ Mobile Hard Drives
WD Green
Mobile Hard Drives
Cool, quiet operation for
efficient eco-conscious
Cool and quiet
Reduced power consumption
WD Green hard drives are designed for
use in custom-built external enclosures
that require cool and quiet operation,
and other applications where low noise
and low heat are beneficial. These earthfriendly drives are ideal for use whenever
energy efficiency is needed.
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about WD Green
WD Green
Mobile Hard Drives
Product Features
Cool and quiet
WD GreenPower Technology™
yields lower operating
temperatures for increased
reliability and low acoustics
perfect for ultra-quiet PCs
and external drives.
Reduced power
WD Green drives deliver both
significant power savings and
solid performance. These
drives also consume less
current during startup allowing
lower peak loads on systems
as they are booted.
Conflict-free materials
As a leader in hard drive
manufacturing, WD proudly
guarantees our hard drives
are built with 100% conflictfree raw materials.
Reduced rare
earths dependency
WD’s next-generation
WD Green hard drives are
built using less rare earth
WD Green drives are
innovatively designed and
manufactured with lead-free,
conflict-free and halogen-free
materials to help ensure a
sustainable future.
Calculates optimum seek
speeds to lower power
consumption, noise and
NoTouch™ Ramp Load
The recording head never
touches the disk media
ensuring significantly less
wear to the recording head
and media as well as better
drive protection in transit.
Tested for compatibility
We perform tests on hundreds
of systems and a multitude of
platforms in our FIT Lab™ to
give our customers confidence
that our drives will work in their
Halogen free
In addition to being RoHS
compliant, all WD Green
drives are lead and halogen
free, resulting in less pollutants
getting into our environment.
Product Specifications
SATA 3 Gb/s
Form factor
15 mm*
8 MB
*Cannot be used in laptop or notebook
computers. Designed for PCs and
custom external enclosures. Consult
system specifications for maximum
allowable drive height before attempting
to install.
2 TB
1.5 TB
Spin speed
Limited Warranty
2 years
WD Green is a part of WD’s complete lineup of internal hard drives.
WD Blue
Mobile Hard Drives
for everyday computing.
WD Green
WD Black
Mobile Hard Drives
for energy-efficient applications.
Mobile Hard Drives
for performance users.
Western Digital, WD, the WD logo and Put Your Life On It are registered trademarks in the U.S. and other countries; WD Blue, WD Green, WD Black, WD Red, WD GreenPower Technology, FIT Lab, IntelliPower, NoTouch and 3D Active Balance are trademarks of Western Digital
Technologies, Inc. Other marks may be mentioned herein that belong to other companies. Pictures shown may vary from actual product. Not all products may be available in all regions of the world. All product and packaging specifications subject to change without notice.
Warranty varies by region. Visit support.wdc.com/warranty for details.
© 2012 Western Digital Technologies, Inc. All rights reserved.
As used for storage capacity, one megabyte (MB) = one million bytes, one gigabyte (GB) = one billion bytes, and one terabyte (TB) = one trillion bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending on operating environment. As used for transfer rate or interface, megabyte per second
(MB/s) = one million bytes per second, and gigabit per second (Gb/s) = one billion bits per second.
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