From the Manufacturer| Is the information in this section helpful? Yes / No Every drive has a purpose Overview WD Black Performance Hard Drives Ideal for: Desktop PCs & Mac Performance computing Gamers and Creative Professionals (Photo/video/music editing) Form factor: Desktop 3.5-inch Hard Drive (Also available in 2.5-inch mobile) Specifications: Up to 6 TB capacity 64 MB Cache 5-year limited warranty Video Gallery Features Inspiring performance and capacity For the creators, the gamers and those that demand the best, we delivered the next generation of hard drives to enlarge your PC playground. The latest WD Black desktop hard drives offer enhanced features that maximize system performance, allowing you to spend more time doing what you love most and more space to store it all. For the gamer Game harder, faster and longer by using WD Black hard drives which feature Vibration Control Technology (VCT). VCT allows the disks inside the drive to adapt to any mounting problems or vibration conditions that are inside your case, resulting in increased data accuracy, performance and reliability over time. For the enthusiast WD Black is also equipped with StableTrac Technology which confidently stabilizes the platters inside, resulting in more accurate tracking in a particular sector during read and write operations and delivers increased performance. (2 TB models and above). For the creative pro Underlying its athletic stance of performance and capacity, WD Black features a new High Resolution Controller (HRC) with an improved architectural design, resulting in increased data precision across the hard drive. This translates to superior responsiveness evolving your high definition world to the next level. Best in class warranty Compared to standard hard drives such as WD BlueTM, our WD Black hard drives pass more strenuous and aggressive internal testing over a longer period of time which is why the WD Black drive is backed by an industry leading 5-year warranty. What it holds WD offers capacities of up to 6 TB per hard drive, which allows you to hold up to 1,200,000 photos, 461 hours of video or 1,5000,000 songs.* *Examples of the number of photos, songs, videos and any other files that can be stored on a hard drive are provided for illustrative purposes only. Your results will vary based on file size and format, settings, features, software and other factors. As used for storage capacity, one megabyte (MB) = one million bytes, one gigabyte (GB) = one billion bytes, and one terabyte (TB) = one trillion bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending on operating environment. As used for buffer or cache, one megabyte (MB) = 1,048,576 bytes. As used for transfer rate or interface, megabyte per second (MB/s) = one million bytes per second, megabit per second (Mb/s) = one million bits per second, and gigabit per second (Gb/s) = one billion bits per second. Compare Desktop Hard Drives This Product WD Blue WD Black Description Solid performance and reliability for everyday computing. Maximum performance for power computing. Limited Warranty 2-year 5-year Highest available capacity 6 TB 6 TB For Personal Computing Yes Yes SATA 6 Gb/s Yes Yes 3.5-inch form factor Yes Yes Up to 128 MB Cache No Yes Optimized for graphics, photo & video editing No Yes Designed for PC Gaming No Yes Spend more time experiencing the things you love most Product Information Its time to upgrade your PC with the WD Black 1TB SATA 3.5″ Internal Hard Drive. WD Black performance storage is designed to enhance your PC experience across heavier computing tasks whether you are a digital artist, video editor, photographer, or gamer. It features a dual-core processor that offers twice the processing capability as a standard single-core processor and has Dynamic Cache Technology to improve performance in real time. The 1TB storage size is intended for basic users and is perfect for storage of photos, videos, games, music, files, and more. Product Features For Loading Games or Large Files – The WD Black drive features a dual-core processor that offers twice the processing capability as a standard single-core processor to maximize drive performance. High-Speed Data Transfer – WDs Dynamic Cache Technology improves performance in real time to allocate and optimize cache between reads and writes. Increased Reliability – Helps reduce system-induced vibrations from other components, optimizing performance and reliability. Capacity for Basic Storage – With up to 1TB, this storage size is intended for basic users who don’t plan to expand their digital library or digital archive. Get basic storage for photos, videos, games, music, files, etc. Easy Backup and Upgrade – Acronis True Image WD Edition software, available as a free download, can clone drives and backup your operating system, applications, settings and all of your data. Specifications Capacity: 1TB Interface: SATA 6Gb/s Form Factor: 3.5 Inch RPM Class: 7200 Warranty:: Five Year Limited Manufacturer Warranty Product images may differ from actual product appearance.