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While you are going to prepare for work with a WD HDD, you should identify the architecture of the drive, the type of Flash ROM installed in it (parallel or serial) and the settings of its
configuration jumpers.

WD HDD Architecture

Western Digital at present manufactures two lines of drives, which differ considerably.

The first line stems from Arch-0 WD drives belonging to the WDC AC280 (80 Mb) family, these drives use a classical WD architecture based on system controller designed by the manufacturer. Here belong WD70Cx-based HDD of Arch-V and Arch-VI families with maximum model capacity of 240 Gb reached in Arch-VI drives:

>Layout scheme of two WD70Cx-based controller boards

The second line is based on a completely different architecture using Marvell 88i554x or 88i654x system controller chip. Therefore, the manufacturer used completely different technological commands and the principle of work with the service area resulting in another technology necessary for restoration of those drives. They can be identified visually by their L-shaped PCBs:

>Layout scheme of two Marvell-based controller boards

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Different Hard Drive Jumper Settings

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