Western Digital Family Lookup

In this post we show you how to identify a family of any WD hard disk drive.

Locate “MDL” – Model and read 3rd, 4th and 5th symbol after “dash”

Locate model and read 3rd, 4th and 5th symbol after dash. In this case we have dash 08WN4AO so we read WN4 or TresXLB2 from the list below.

Western Digital Family Lookup

Symbol – Family name
0AB – Dragfly2
1CA – Tahoe LT
1FA – Sumt RE
1T8 – Manti RE
2AA – Tahoe
2BA – Tahoe 2D
2DY – Dragfly1
3AA – Tahoe
3BB – Dragfly2
3CA – Tahoe LT
4BB – Dragfly2
7AA – Tahoe
7BA – Manpl RE
8FB – Sadle G6
9BA – Tahoe 2D
A03 – Pluto
A04 – Venus or Denali
A08 – Dolphin
A0H – Bobcat
A0R – Mariner
A0X (AOX) – Palmer?
A1C – Mariner
EW0 – Palmer
UMG – Palmer
Y0T – Palmer
A1P – Venus or Denali
A1T – Mercury
A1Y – Firebird
A23 – Jamaica
A25 – Everest or Everest V
A26 – Jamaica
A27 – Shasta 4M or Shasta
0GB – HGST arch likely not ARM
A28 – Shasta
A6B – Mars
A7B – Atlantis
A8B – Atlantis
KHS – ARROWHD
YFC – CHARGER
Z3C – CHARGER
CRA – CHARGER
A8L – Trails
A9M – Jamaica 4K
AAM – Draco
AB5 – Sadle G6
AJG – FBLite
AMC – Zephyr
AV3 – Shrek LT
AX9 – Diablo 3D
AZ6 – Draco
B1B – Atlantis RE
B3A – Pinnacle
B4A – Pinnacle
B5A – Pinnacle
B6A – Pinnacle
B7A – Pinnacle
B9A – Tornado 2D
BG7 – Shasta 3D
BHU – Sadle G6
BN5 – TresselB
C0A – Sequoia PMR or Tornado2
C3N – PebbleB
C57 – TrailXLS
C6H – HubbleLT
C7B – Hulk
C8A – Tornado 2PMR
C9A – Tornado 2PMR
CKR – Hubble
CYN – FBLite
D2B – Atlantis
D6B – Kermit
D7B – Kermit
D8P – Diablo 3S
DAA – Pioneer V
DC0 – Diablo 3D
DCL – Jamaica
DKA – Xenon
DWA – Trailblazer
E0B – Kermit
E1B – Kermit
E2A – Pinnacle
E3A – Tahoe 2D
E4A – Tahoe 2D
E5E – TrailXLB
E8B – Mars
EA4 – Shrek LT
EDZ – Shrek LT
ERM – Tahoe XL
EUZ – Diablo 3S
F0A – Pinnacle
F1A – Pinnacle
F2A – Pinnacle
F3T – Saturn
F4T – Saturn
F8U – Viking or Rigel
F9S – Venus or Denali
FH1 – Trails
FJA – Mammoth
FMA – Mammoth
FMC – HubbleLT
G33 – Hubble
G3A – Cypress
G6U – Viking or Rigel
G8B – Gekko
G8F – Marn5 4K
G9B – Gekko
GNW – Marn5 4K
GU6 – Diablo 3S
GX6 – Spyglass
GXC – Apollo
H0B – Gekko
H1J – Malibu
H2B – Atlantis
H4A – Pinnacle
H8A – Atlantis PATA
HCT – Scorpio
HDT – Scorpio
HEA – Mammoth
HKA – Mammoth
HKT – Trevino
HPJ – Espirt
HT5 – Shasta 3D
HWS – BigBear
HXZ – Zephyr or Shasta 2D
VHA – HubLT2
J2A – Pinclite PA
J2G – DF4 4KLT
J37 – Tahoe LT
J3A – Pinclite PA
J4A – Pinclite PA
J5A – Pinclite PA
J7B – Mars
J99 – Dragon
JC3 – FBLite
JCSN – Trails
JG7S – Jamaica 4KV
JHA – Sabre53
JHC – Sabre53
JJ5 – Jamaica 4KV
JJ7 – Jamaica 4KV
JJA – Sabre53
JJC – Sabre53
JJ8 – Palmer
JJP – Aztec PL
JKA – Sabre53
JKC – Sabre53
JMA – Sabre53
JMC – Sabre53
JNA – Sabre53
JNC – Sabre53
JRA – Sabre53
JYA – Mammoth
K1B – Mars
K1G – Tressels
KA9 – Europa
KC3 – TresXLB2
KEZ – Draco
KFA – Buccaneer
KJ3 – Tahoe XL
KLB – Buccaneer
KNB – Buccaneer
KPF – Esprit
KSA – Sabre53
KUW – TresselB
KVT – Orion
KWT – Orion
L2B – Midori
L3B – Atlantis
L4B – Gekko
L4H – TrailXLS
L5B – Kermit
L6A – Pinclite
L7A – Pinclite
L8A – Pinclite
L9A – Pinclite
LAT – Aquarius
LHP – ARIES HC8 – HGST Helium Enterprise drive
LNA – Sabre53
LRA – Sabre58
LSA – Sabre58
LTA – Sabre58
LUA – Unicorn
LWT – Sumt RE
M0A – Pinclite
M2B – Dragfly2
M3B – Dragfly2
M4B – Dragfly2
M5B – Dragfly2
M8B – Dragfly1
M9A – Tahoe
M9Y – Saturn
MR8 – Spyglass 2
MBP – HGST ARM Series
MHB – Hawk
MJB – Hawk
MJR – Kojn_RE
MK2 – TresselB
MMM – Dragon
MNB – Zeus
MPB – Zeus
MRA – Unicorn
MSA – Sabre58
MVB – Hawk
MVL – Rembrndt
MVW – Sadle BK or Sadle G6
MYM – Rembrndt
N0Y – Sadle 2D
N20 – Vivaldi
N21 – Inca
N2P – PebbleB
N32 – Apollo
N6G – FBLite
N7B – Dragfly1
N8A – Pinnacle
NAB – Hercules
NCB – Hawk
NGB – Hawk
P0A – Rembrndt
P6B – Dragfly2
P6Z – Diablo 3S
P8B – Dragfly3
PAS – Sadle G6
PDB – Raider
PDP – Spyglass
PFB – Raider
PGB – Raider
PJC – TrailXLS
PK4 – Espirt
PRA – Tornado
PSA – Sequoia
PUA – Tornado PATA
PVA – Tornado PATA
PVM – Everest V
R1A – Pinclite PA
R6B – Dragfly4
RBA – Jupiter
RCA – Jupiter
RDA – Starling
REA – Starling
RFA – Starling
RKK – Tressels
RST – Aries
RYA – Tornado
RWY – Rembrndt
S0X – Draco
S2B – Dragfly4
S48 – Sadle G6
S5X – Firebird
S8B – DF4 4KLT
S9B – Dragfly1
SBA – Tornado
SC2 – Trails
SGB – Hawk 2
SHB – Hawk 2
SJV – Endeavor
SMT – Jamaica
SPE – Giant
SPK – Diablo 3D
SXZ – Zephyr
T0F – Diablo 3S
T2B – Dragfly4
T8B – Manti RE
TAA – Tornado
TBA – Tornado
TCA – Tornado
TDB – ARIES HC8 – HGST Helium Enterprise drive
TDH – Dragfly2
TGB – Hawk 2
THA – Tornado
TJA – Tornado
TK7 – Helios
TKA – Tornado
TLA – Tornado
TMA – Tornado
TNA – Tornado
TPA – Tornado
TRA – Tornado
TSA – Tornado
TYA – Tornado
U0A – Sadle BK
U0B – Manti RE
U1B – Dragfly4
U4R – Helios
U6A – Tahoe XL
U7B – Dragfly1
U8B – Dragfly2
U9B – Mars
UE4 – FBLite
UHA – Tornado PATA
UKA – Tornado PATA
UL1 – Kojin
UST – McKinley
UU3 – Tahoe LT
UW8 – ARIES HC8 – HGST Helium Enterprise drive
UWT – Aries
UYT – Lynx
V0A – Tahoe
V0T – HubbleLT
V1A – Tahoe PL
V2B – Atlantis
V4A – Tahoe PL
V5T – Saturn
V6A – Tahoe
V7B – Atlantis
V9B – Dragfly3
VAT – Denali
VED – HubbleLT
VSA – STG Twin Lakes
VTA – STG Twin Lakes
VVA – Tornado 2D
VWA – Tornado 2D
VYA – Tornado 2D
W0B – Manpl RE
W2B – Manpl RE
W3B – DF4PL RE
W4B – Dragfly4
W68 – Shrek
W7A – Tahoe 2D
WAA – Sequoia PMR or Tornado2
WCA – Tornado 2D
WDA – Tornado 2D
WEA – Tornado 2D
WER – Sumt RE
WGA – Tornado 2PMR
WHA – Tornado 2PMR
WJT – ARIES HC8 – HGST Helium Enterprise drive
WKA – Tornado 2PMR
WN4 – TresXLB2
WNH – Trails
WRA – Sequoia PMR or Tornado
WT0 – Giant
WTA – Sequoia PMR or Tornado2
WWP – Tahoe LT
WZA – Jamaica
WZT – Cougar
Y0T – Palmer
y2B – DF4PL RE
Y5B – Dragfly2
Y6A – Tahoe
Y7B – Vulcan RE
Y9A – Vulcan RE
YBU – Viking or Rigel
YFA – Tornado 2R
YGA – Tornado 2R
YL9 – PebbleB
YNA – Tornado 2PMR
YRA – Tornado 3D
YRM – PebbleB
YSA – Tornado 3D
YZC – Tahoe LT
Z0A – Pinclite
Z10 – Palmer
Z1A – Tahoe PL
Z2A – Tahoe 2D
Z2T – Shrek
Z3A – Tahoe 2D
Z4A – Pinnacle
Z4S – Vivaldi
Z5B – Dragfly3
Z5H – Diablo 3S
Z7B – Atlantis
Z8A – Atlantis
Z8A – Atlantis PL
Z8A – Tahoe 2D
ZAT – Mercury
ZCT – Denali
ZES – Jamaica 4K
ZF5 – Tressels
ZJB – Hulk
ZKB – Hulk
ZSM – Helios
ZTB – Hulk or Spider
ZUB – Spider
ZUD – Draco
ZWB – Hulk