Technology content trusted in North America and globally since 1999
7,439 Reviews & Articles | 54,620 News Posts

Western Digital Red Pro 4TB NAS WD4001FFSX Consumer HDD Review

By: Tyler Bernath | HDDs in Storage | Posted: Jul 22, 2014 9:36 pm
TweakTown Rating: 93%Manufacturer: Western Digital

Power Consumption

 

Our custom power testing samples each drive for a period of three minutes, across each workload. In order to offer more granularity, we sample the power in one-second intervals.

 

western_digital_red_pro_4tb_nas_wd4001ffsx_consumer_hdd_review_25

 

Looking at our consumer workload, the WD Red Pro had a low of 8.2 watts during random write, and a high of 9.49 watts during sequential read.

 

western_digital_red_pro_4tb_nas_wd4001ffsx_consumer_hdd_review_26

 

Our mixed workload power testing showed more linear power consumption for the Red Pro. Here we had a low of 8.09 watts and a high of 8.77 watts.

    PRICING: You can find products similar to this one for sale below.


    United States: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon's website.

    United Kingdom: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon UK's website.

    Canada: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon Canada's website.

    We at TweakTown openly invite the companies who provide us with review samples / who are mentioned or discussed to express their opinion of our content. If any company representative wishes to respond, we will publish the response here.

Related Tags

Got an opinion on this content? Post a comment below!
loading