Western Digital UltraStar
HDDs empowering CSPs and Hyperscalers to tackle storage challenges with unprecedented capacity

Western Digital DC HC550 / DC HC560

Unprecedented Capacity, Unmatched Performance.

Empower your data storage with the Western Digital UltraStar DC HC550 & DC HC560 HDDs! These high-performance drives offer the unprecedented capacity to tackle storage challenges for Cloud Service Providers (CSPs) and Hyperscalers. With industry-leading storage capacities, lightning-fast performance, and built-in security mechanisms, these WD UltraStar HDDs provide the space, speed, and protection you need. Scale seamlessly as your storage needs evolve and revolutionize your data storage capabilities today!

UltraStar DC 500 Series HDD Highlights

Standard 3.5 inch form factor

Industry leading HDD technology

2.5M hours MTBF rating

Self-Encrypting Drive (SED) options

An innovative storage architecture to help our customers meet their need for exponential data growth

HDDs with OptiNAND technology

Trusted reliability and quality for data at scale

Raising the capacity bar with new technologies

Technical Specifications

Up to 20 TB

SATA 6.0 Gb/s


512 MB

Compatible with Windows, Windows Server, and Linux

147mm x 101.6mm x 26.1mm

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Core i7



# of Cores:  6

# of Threads:  12

Processor Base Frequency:  3.20 GHz

Max Turbo Frequency:  4.60 GHz

Cache: 12 MB SmartCache

Processor Graphics:  Intel® UHD Graphics 630

Graphics Base Frequency:  350 MHz

Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency:  1.20 GHz

Graphics Video Max Memory:  64 GB

4K Support:  Yes, at 60Hz