Western Digital – Effective date on January 2nd, 2012
Desktop and Mobile drives (Blue and Green family lines) change from 3 years to 2 years. Black product line will remain at 5 years warranty. Enterprise class products stay at 5 years warranty.
Product Line Limited Warranty Period
(as of January 02, 2012)
Desktop & Mobile – WD Blue and WD Green 2 years
Seagate – Effective date on December 31, 2011
Major Desktop and Mobile products change from 2 years to 1 years and 5 years to 3 years. Most of the Enterprise class product will be reduced warranty period from 5 years to 3 years.
|Product Line||Limited Warranty Period
(as of December 31, 2011)
|Constellation®.2 and Constellation® ES.2||3 years|
|Barracuda® and Barracuda® Green 3.5” Drives||1 year|
|Barracuda® XT||3 years|
|Momentus® 2.5” Drives (5400 RPM & 7200 RPM)||1 year|
|Momentus® XT||3 years|
|SV35 Series™ – Video Surveillance||2 years|
|Pipeline HD® Mini, Pipeline HD®||2 years|