Recommended HDD

Some HDDs dedicated to specific applications are not compatible or not work well with media players.
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Recommended HDD models for all Zappiti 4K HDR
WD BLUE (up to 6 TB) - less noisy than bigger drives
WD GREEN (up to 6 TB) - old models, not available any more
SEAGATE SkyHawk™ (all models)
SEAGATE SkyHawk AI (all models)
SEAGATE Exos™ (all models) ) > In SATA only (SAS models not compatibles)
SEAGATE Archive HDD (up to 8 TB) - old models, not available any more
SAMSUNG SSD (up to 4 TB)

Compatible only with the Zappiti Pro 4K HDR (not compatible with other Zappiti 4K HDR models)
SEAGATE IronWolf™ (all models)
WD RED (all models)
WD RED PRO (all models)

Not recommended
WD GOLD (all models)
WD PURPLE (new models - problems to insert in the Zappiti rack)
SAMSUNG (all models)
HITACHI (all models)

Not compatible
WD RED (all models)
WD BLACK (all models)
SEAGATE NAS Series (IronWolf™)
SEAGATE Baracuda (up to 14 TB)

Recommended HDD models for Zappiti NAS 4K HDR
WD RED (all models)
WD RED PRO (all models)
SEAGATE IronWolf™ (all models)
SEAGATE IronWolf™ PRO (all models)
HDD can be formatted in NTFS or ExFAT (compatible both Mac/PC)
HDD can be formatted in NTFS or ExFAT compatible both Mac PC)