• Engineered specifically for surveillance security systems.
• Supports up to 360TB/yr workload rate
• Tuned for write-intensive, low bit-rate, high stream-count applications typical to most surveillance applications
• Prioritized write-operations for maximized surveillance performance
• TLER & ATA streaming support
• Support for more than eight bays
Applications and Workload
• NVR & DVR Surveillance Systems
• Up to 64 Cameras Per HDD
• Deep Learning/AI Capable NVR Systems (8TB, 10TB, 12TB & 14TB)
Surveillance Storage Capacity Estimator
Help choose the right number and capacity of WD Purple HDD by using this Surveillance Storage Capacity Estimator tool. Enter the details of your surveillance solution – such as number of cameras, camera resolution, frame rate, and video retention requirements – and this tool will help estimate the total amount of storage needed for your system. With this estimate, you can then choose the quantity and capacity points of WD Purple HDDs to meet the storage capacity requirements of your system.
Surveillance DVR & NVR Compatibility Selector for WD Purple HDDs
Use this convenient Surveillance DVR & NVR Compatibility Selector to find which WD Purple HDD has been tested in your surveillance system. Note: This list is updated periodically, and may not have the latest compatibility information. The most up-to-date compatibility information should come directly from your DVR or NVR manufacturer; contact your DVR / NVR manufacturer if you don’t see a particular WD Purple HDD listed as having been tested in your surveillance system.