Product may or may not be in the original packaging. Silence continues, but now the item description says ineligible for return. Cons: The Drive I received was manufactured in 2011 and warranty through Western Digital was expired. We won't share your email with anybody. Please enter a valid email address. We would appreciate the opportunity to gather more information from you to ensure all our customers receive the product they are expecting.
Please enter a valid email address. When you can contact us directly be sure to mention the support case number provided below as a point of reference to this review. It seems the larger they get, the more they fail. Edited May 3, 2011 by MediArchive Newegg doesn't seem to have their act together on this second drive yet. Its performance advantages are also clear, particularly when dealing with large files. I can't be bothered to benchmark them but performance seems respectable and the entire configuration has worked without a hitch since day 1. Returned items with minor packaging defects fall under this category.
Noise level is low, but a little louder than a typical consumer drive. Cool drive operation and enhanced reliability features help protect the drive and the data stored on it. The seller explained that they were selling new old stock and they would stand behind the product for 5 years - given the speed with which they responded, I have some confidence in their warranty. If you face any difficulty with the drive then contact us and mention the support case below for assistance. Open Box items usually do not come with manufacturer or vendor warranty or technical support. Some benchmark results indicateds that access time performance of 01T8B0 might be better than 02W0B0, uhh.
Please contact the manufacturer to check. Edited August 10, 2011 by triple-A Volkov. Please contact us at 1 800 275-4932 Ask E. You can contact us and reference the support case number below. Best practice is to run diagnostics with Data Lifeguard Diagnostics for Windows after connecting drives with computer when it does not perform as expected or is behaving abnormally. Pros: -Over four years of run-time without issue -Reads and writes as fast as expected Cons: A potential 'con' - they're a bit more noisy than a standard hard drive. Nevertheless, they are a valid option even for that if you're not sensitive to noise, have a noisy work environment anyway, or simply use them for backup where they're only going to spin up a few times a day.
Pros: Any Pros have been countered by a host of cons. Cons: Drive failed two years into the advertised 5-year warranty. Product may includes warranty, and accessories found with the original product. I'm surprised they would try and sell stock based on a revision model number. We won't share your email with anybody. We conducted our tests by transferring two lots of files between the hard drive and a.
Product does not come with warranty unless stated otherwise in product description. The exclusion of Western Digital's GreenPower technologies did impact the drive's overall power consumption, and we think this is worth taking into account. So be aware that the 5 year warranty is through the seller. Product does not come with warranty unless stated otherwise in product description. When I was looking the other day they had stock available. Usage For Enterprise Storage Dimensions 3. However, warranty support may be available if an item was never registered by a previous owner.
Multi-axis shock sensor automatically detects the subtlest shock events and compensates to protect the data. These are just previous generation models which makes them dirt cheap by comparison. Newegg got involved and then I received not one, not two, not three, but four different requests for the serial number and order number. Western Digital has also implemented other technologies in this internal hard drive including a dual actuator system and dual processors to improve performance. We stand behind our products throughout the device's factory warranty period. We have placed a few helpful links below providing more information for your convenience.
It's power consumption doesn't make this an environmentally friendly drive, but it has fantastic read speeds when accessing large files, making it worth consideration if you have large storage arrays. Other Thoughts: These drives are noisy and 'clickly'. Functionality issues beyond signs of use should be disclosed in product description. Plus it runs cool and is quieter then the new Western Digital Gold hard drives and seems to be just as fast Pros: Great Enterprise level performance and reliability for the price. We won't share your email with anybody. . Look elsewhere and document the sales process and what is shown on the item listing.