Western Digital announced a new family of hard drives for audio and
video recording products, one of today's fastest growing digital storage
markets. Drawing on its expertise as a leading supplier to major consumer
electronics and surveillance manufacturers worldwide, WD has designed its new
3.5-inch WD AV hard drives with technologies that provide the increased
reliability, cooler and quieter operation and low power consumption required
for these demanding environments. The WD AV drives in capacities ranging from
80 GB to 500 GB are available through the company's distribution network.
To ensure broad compatibility, WD AV drives have been tested in a wide
range of audio and video products including set-top boxes, DVD recorders and
mainstream surveillance systems. WD AV drives are currently available with EIDE and SATA interfaces in capacities ranging from 80 GB to 500 GB through WD's worldwide distribution network.