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Western Digital WD Red Pro 18TB NAS Hard Drive

Western Digital WD181KFGX

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Red Pro Model WD181KFGX

UPC Code: 718037875729

Provantage Code:  WNDO1HX

Condition:  Factory New

  • Product Type: Hard Drive
  • Form Factor: 3.5"
  • Product Family: Red Pro
  • Product Model: WD181KFGX
  • Storage Capacity: 18 TB

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Western Digital WD181KFGX Specifications

    WD Red Pro 18TB NAS Hard Drive


    WD Red Pro continues the formula of success that has led the WD Red product family by adding support beyond consumer, SOHO, and small business markets into medium and large 8-16 bay business storage systems. WD Red Pro hard drives integrate WDs exclusive technology, NASwareTM 3.0, to provide unparalleled support for drive compatibility, reliability, and performance. WD Red Pro carries a 5-year limited warranty and was engineered to handle the increased workloads from your business.

At a Glance

    • Available in capacities ranging from 2 to 20TB* with support for NAS systems with up to 24 bays
    • Supports up to 300 TB/yr workload rate
    • Enhanced reliability with 3D Active Balance™ Plus technology and error recovery controls with NASware™ 3.0 technology
    • Extended drive testing to ensure each drive is tested for extended reliable operation
    • 5-year limited warranty


    Take Control of Rapidly Growing Data

    Built for power users and medium-sized businesses struggling to manage rapidly growing amounts of data, WD Red® Pro drives are specifically designed for NAS systems with up to 24 bays. Engineered to handle high-intensity workloads in 24x7 environments, WD Red® Pro is ideal for archiving, protecting, and sharing data with a large number of users or multiple data-hungry applications. These drives add value to your business by enabling your employees to quickly share files, back up folders, and access data quickly and reliably in your NAS system.

    Exclusive NASware™ 3.0 Technology

    Our exclusive advanced firmware technology, NASware™ 3.0, enables seamless integration, robust data protection and optimal performance for NAS systems operating under heavy demand. Built into every WD Red® Pro hard drive, NASware 3.0's advanced technology improves storage performance by increasing compatibility, integration, upgradeability, and reliability.

    Built for Optimum NAS Compatibility

    WD Red® Pro drives with NASware™ technology take the guesswork out of selecting a drive. Optimized for NAS systems, our unique algorithm balances performance and reliability in NAS and RAID environments. Simply put, a WD Red® Pro drive is one of the most compatible drives available for NAS enclosures. But don't take our word for it. WD Red® Pro drives are a reflection of extensive NAS partner technology engagement and compatibility- testing.

    Larger NAS Bay Shock Protection

    WD Red® Pro drives are equipped with a multi-axis shock sensor that automatically detects subtle shock events and dynamic fly height technology which adjusts each read-write function to compensate and protect the data. This combination of technology further protects the drives in larger 24-bay NAS environments and helps increase hard drive reliability.

Device Supported

    Desktop PC

    Storage System


Product NameWD Red Pro 18TB NAS Hard Drive
Product TypeHard Drive
Buffer512 MB
Wireless LANNo
Product FamilyRed Pro
Drive InterfaceSATA
Drive Interface StandardSATA/600
Spindle Speed (rpm)7200
Drive TypeInternal
Form Factor3.5"
Storage Capacity18 TB
Environmentally FriendlyYes
Environmental CertificationRoHS
Recording TechnologyConventional Magnetic Recording (CMR)
Country of OriginThailand
Product ModelWD181KFGX
Product LineRed Pro
Limited Warranty5 Year
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