Western Digital WD740HLFS Data Recovery

We perform hard drive recovery for the WD VelociRaptor WD740HLFS – Hard drive – 74 GB – internal – 3.5" – SATA-300 – 10000 rpm – buffer: 16 MB (pack of 20 ). Visit our up-to-date prices on our home page.

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Western Digital WD740HLFS

Issues Specific to Western Digital WD740HLFS

There are no data recovery issues specific to theWestern Digital WD740HLFS, but check below for anyproblems specific to Western Digital and issues that can appear on all drives with moving parts. Users rated this hard drive at 4 stars out of 5.

Typical Western Digital Hard Drive Problems

Western Digital have manufactured 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 problem caused by 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 platters are prone to the following problems:

  • damaged read-heads
  • weakly magnetised or bad sectors
  • platter-scraping
  • spindle failure
  • PCB damage
  • firmware corruption
  • component failure from overheating

About Western Digital

Western Digital Corporation (often abbreviated to WD) is the world’s second largest hard disk drive manufacturer, after Seagate. It has a long background 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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