- Huge capacity.
- Great performance.
- Runs quiet.
- 5-year warranty.
- Slow compared with drives using 1TB platters.
- While price per GB is reasonable $340 is still a lot for a hard drive.
The 3.5-inch, 4TB, 7200 RPM WD Black (WD4001FAEX) is spec'ed with a sustained throughput of 154MB/s. The WD4001FAEX features a 6Gbps SATA connection and 64MB of cache, and also boasts of a 5-year warranty.