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Western Digital Red 4TB NAS HDD Consumer Review - Benchmarks - Sequential Performance

Western Digital Red 4TB NAS HDD Consumer Review

With increased storage capacity of 4TB, WD enables current Red users a valuable upgrade path with the same reliability, availability and performance. (NASDAQ:WDC)

| HDDs in Storage | Posted: Sep 24, 2013 2:01 pm
TweakTown Rating: 92%      Manufacturer: Western Digital

HD Tune Pro

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 4.00

Developer Homepage: http://www.efdsoftware.com

Product Homepage: http://www.hdtune.com

 

HD Tune is a Hard Disk utility which has the following functions:

 

Benchmark: measures the performance

Info: shows detailed information

Health: checks the health status by using SMART

Error Scan: scans the surface for errors

Temperature display

 

HD Tune Pro gives us accurate read, write and access time results and for the last couple of years has gained popularity amongst reviewers. It is now considered a must have application for storage device testing.

 

 

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The 4TB capacity was able to retain much of the performance we found in the previous 1TB model. Here we have a peak of 144 MB/s read.

 

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Write performance of the 4TB capacity came in at 142 MB/s.

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