Western Digital 18000RTL Data Recovery
We perform hard drive recovery for the WD Expert – Hard drive – 18 GB – internal – 3.5" – ATA-66 – 7200 rpm – buffer: 2 MB. See our up-to-date data recovery price-list here.
Issues Specific to Western Digital 18000RTL
There are no data recovery issues unique to theWestern Digital 18000RTL, but check below for problems specific to Western Digital and issues found on all drives with moving parts. Users rated this hard drive at 4 marks out of 5.
Typical Western Digital Hard Drive Problems
Western Digital manufacture a vast volume of hard drives, which are typically extremely reliable. All hard drives will fail at some point, whether by wear and tear, mishandling, or some systematic issue due to unique or family-wide errors in thefirmware or hard drive assembly.
Western Digital drives generally fail due to issues common to all hard drives:
Issues Common to All Hard Drives
All hard drives with spinningplatters are prone to the following problems:
- damaged read-heads
- weakly magnetised or bad sectors
- bearing failure
- PCB damage
- firmware wiped
- component failure from overheating
About Western Digital
Western Digital Corporation (often abbreviated to WD) is the world’s second biggest hard disk drive manufacturer, after Seagate. It has a long history in the electronics industry as an integrated circuit maker and as a storage products company. Western Digital was founded on April 23 1970 by Alvin B. Phillips. You can visit Western Digital’s support and warranty page here, but be warned: their warranty does not include data recovery.
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