- Power-conserving WD AV-GP drives offer significant power savings and thermally optimized operation resulting in lower cost of ownership and unsurpassed reliability for PVR/DVR, IPTV boxes and media server manufacturers.
- SilkStream – Optimized for smooth, continuous digital video playback of up to twelve simultaneous HD streams. SilkStream is compatible with the ATA streaming command set so CE customers can use standard streaming management and error recovery options.
- Ideal for set-top boxes (PVR, DVR and IPTV), media servers, media centers, and surveillance applications.
- 1 TB capacity holds up to 200,000 digital photos, 250,000 MP3 files, and 120 hours of HD video.
- Power-conserving WD AV-GP hard drives are based on the WD GreenPower Technology platform designed to deliver power savings as the primary attribute. These SATA drive are equipped with IntelliPower technology, fine-tuned balance of spin speed, transfer rate, and caching algorithms designed to deliver both significant power savings and solid performance. With power reduction of up to 40 percent, they deliver cool and quiet operation and reliability that is perfect for audio video applications such as PVRs, DVRs, set-top boxes (STBs) as well as surveillance video recording.
From the Manufacturer
- WD AV-GP Hard Drives – AV-class storage thermally optimized for always-on, audio/video streaming environments.
- WD AV-GP hard drives with exclusive SilkStream technology deliver smooth, continuous digital video recording and playback in high-temperature, always-on audio/video environments. With 24×7 reliability and ultra-cool operation, these drives are perfect for video surveillance systems, DVRs and media servers.
Exclusive SilkStream technology.
- Optimized for smooth, continuous digital video playback of up to twelve simultaneous HD streams.
- These drives are designed to last in high-temperature, always-on, streaming digital audio/video environments such as video surveillance systems, PVR/DVR and IPTV.
- WD AV-GP drives consume less power during operation which means less heat and greater reliability in harsh read/write environments.
|AV Hard Drives|
|WD AV-GP||24×7 reliability for video streaming.|
|Capacity||160 GB – 3 TB|
|Interface||SATA 6 Gb/s, SATA 3 Gb/s|
|Cache||8 MB – 64 MB|