After few hours of backuping files from other drives, surface of the disk was still only mildly warm, but not hot, like my older Seagate. After reading some forums and seeing the price of this new er Green model from WD I decided to give it a try. There was a problem completing your request. Low power spin-up – WD Caviar Green drives consume less current during startup allowing lower peak loads. See questions and answers. Important for a HTPC.

Uploader: Daisho
Date Added: 7 December 2013
File Size: 41.39 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 13550
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

WD Green WD10EADS Specs – CNET

My Green drives on load clock in around 40 degrees Celsius often dropping to high 20s, low 30s idling. As hard drive capacities increase, the power required to run those drives increases as well.

The IntelliPower feature allows for a fine-tuned balance of spin speed RPMtransfer rate, and caching algorithms designed to deliver both significant dibital savings and solid function.

PMR IntelliPower – A fine-tuned balance of spin speed, transfer rate and caching algorithms designed to deliver both significant power savings and solid performance. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. It’s easy to use and has been very helpful to me and is definitely worth the ninety-ish dollars I paid idgital it.

I use one personally at home for my network attached storage and its my best choice for that usage.

I can not directly evaluate the claim that it uses less energy, however. The NoTouch ramp load technology protects these drives, making sure that the disk media never comes in contact with the recording head.

Additional Product Features Drive Interface. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. The hard drive works perfect.

Western Digital Caviar Green GB Internal RPM ” (WD10EADS) HDD | eBay

Unable to add item to Wetsern. Very satisfied I’ve been wanting a terabyte hard drive to use for backup and storage for a long time, and I was very happy when I finally got one for a price I liked. The power of choice. This item doesn’t belong on this page.

Warranty & Support

The WD Caviar Green drives make it possible for energy-conscious customers to build systems with higher capacities and the right balance of system capability, ensured reliability, and energy conservation. Reduced power consumption – WD has reduced power consumption by up to 40 percent compared to standard desktop drives with the combination of WD’s IntelliSeek, NoTouch, and IntelliPower technologies.

Packaging should be the same as what is found westerj a retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in non-retail packaging, such as an unprinted box or plastic bag. The green in my pocket is. Previous page of related Sponsored Products.

Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Wd10edas. With our renowned leading-edge engineering, you’ll always make the right choice with WD. It adapts, learns, and optimizes over time and makes intelligent determinations without any influence from the host or related storage device drivers. To sum it up: It works great, and I have had no problems with it, except for digitak I first got it and didn’t know how to set it up, but that was my fault and there was nothing wrong with the hard drive.

Basic westfrn for buying a green drive; The key fact here is that heat kills hard drives more than anything else. As Wd10eade type this, they are at 30 degrees.

This WD model provides the speed, reliability, and power necessary to perform such functions without crashing or freezing. Don’t see what you’re looking for? Now this drive is not on Netgear’s compatible list wd10easd it does work fine.

And don’t forget to set it all up in Disk Management after installing it in your box you won’t see it in My Computer as no partitions are set on most OEM drives. This item is not eligible for international shipping.

I have 4 PCs, and my gaming rig has enough cooling it’s practically a wind tunnel. Product information Product Dimensions 5.