Western Digital® To Participate in Investor Event

              Western Digital® To Participate in Investor Event

PR Newswire

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 8, 2012

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Western Digital^® Corp. (NASDAQ:
WDC) today announced that it will participate in the following investor event:

 Event:        Needham Sixth Annual HDD/Flash Memory Conference
 Date:        Wednesday, November 14, 2012
 Presentation Time: 9:20AM Pacific/12:20PM Eastern

The live and archived webcast of this presentation can be accessed online at
investor.wdc.com.

About Western Digital

Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC), Irvine, Calif., is a global provider of
products and services that empower people to create, manage, experience and
preserve digital content. Its subsidiaries design and manufacture storage
devices, networking equipment and home entertainment products under the WD^®,
HGST and G-Technology brands. Visit the Investor section of the company's
website (www.westerndigital.com) to access a variety of financial and investor
information.

Western Digital, WD and the WD logo are registered trademarks in the U.S. and
other countries. Other marks may be mentioned herein that belong to other
companies.

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SOURCE Western Digital Corp.

Website: http://www.westerndigital.com
Contact: Bob Blair, Western Digital Investor Relations, 949.672.7834,
robert.blair@wdc.com, or Steve Shattuck, Western Digital Public Relations,
949.672.7817, steve.shattuck@wdc.com