WD GREEN HDD WIN FOR BEST CHOICE AWARD COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2013
MANILA, Philippines – May 29, 2013, a Western Digital company and world leader in storage, announced that its WD Green desktop 3.5-inch hard drives had been awarded for COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2013 Best Choice Award in the Green ICT category. The Best Choice Award is judge by functionality, innovation and market potential and this year judging panels are comprised of government officials, professors, experts and journalists..
Employing the company’s WD GreenPower Technology, WD Green hard drives were the industry’s first drives to significantly reduce power consumption when compared to standard hard drives, and have been widely accepted globally, with more than 125 million units shipped since their introduction in 2008.
Some details about WD Green Hard Drives:
Cool and quiet. – WD GreenPower Technology yields lower operating temperatures for increased reliability and low acoustics perfect for ultra-quiet PCs and external drives. WD led the industry in creating a new category of hard drives that use less power and helps to reduce the world’s energy demands one computer user at a time. With over 100 million WD Green drives sold* customers using WD Green drives have saved the planet over 466 million kwh of power – nearly equaling the annual power production of a single coal power plant!
Reduced power consumption. – Best-in-class power management technology delivers significant power savings and solid performance. In addition to being RoHS compliant, all WD Green drives are lead and halogen free, resulting in less pollutants getting into our environment. WD’s next-generation WD Green hard drives are built using less rare earth minerals. As a leader in hard drive manufacturing, WD proudly guarantees our hard drives are built with 100% conflict-free raw materials.
Eco-conscious. – WD Green drives are innovatively designed and manufactured with lead-free, conflict-free and halogen-free materials to help ensure a sustainable future. WD Green drives are innovatively designed and manufactured with lead-free, conflict-free and halogen-free materials to help ensure a sustainable future.
WD Green desktop hard drives will be exhibited at the Best Choice Award display area at COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2013. WD will showcase its full product portfolio, latest storage technologies and software solutions addressing thin-and-light mobile devices, cloud datacenter computing and products for the connected lifestyle at booth number L0810 in the World Trade Center Nangang Exhibition Hall.
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