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Western Digital Red 6TB NAS Consumer HDD Review - Benchmarks - Test System Setup and ATTO Benchmarks

Western Digital Red 6TB NAS Consumer HDD Review
Today WD releases its newest hard drive, the new Red 6TB NAS HDD. Read on as Tyler tests it and tells us all about it and how it performs. (NASDAQ:WDC)
| HDDs in Storage | Posted: Jul 21, 2014 12:20 pm
TweakTown Rating: 94%Manufacturer: Western Digital

Desktop Test System


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ATTO - Baseline Performance


Version and / or Patch Used: 2.34


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In ATTO read testing, we found the WD Red 6TB to reach 180 MB/s


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Write performance was quite similar; here we were able to touch just under the 180 MB/s mark.

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