Bridge Loan Agreement Uses in Effect of Amendment Clause

Effect of Amendment

AMENDMENT No. 1, dated as of June 9, 2016 (this Amendment) among WESTERN DIGITAL CORPORATION, a Delaware corporation (the Parent), WESTERN DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC., a Delaware corporation (the Borrower), J.P. MORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A., as Administrative Agent (the Administrative Agent), each other LOAN PARTY party hereto and the LENDERS party to the Bridge Loan Agreement dated as of May 12, 2016 (as further amended, restated, modified and supplemented from time to time, the Bridge Loan Agreement), among the Parent, the Borrower, the Lenders and the Administrative Agent. Capitalized terms used and not otherwise defined herein shall have the meanings assigned to such terms in the Bridge Loan Agreement.

Effect of Amendment. Except as expressly set forth herein, (i) this Amendment shall not by implication or otherwise limit, impair, constitute a waiver of or otherwise affect the rights and remedies of the Lenders, the Administrative Agent or any other Agent, in each case under the Bridge Loan Agreement or any other Loan Document, and (ii) shall not alter, modify, amend or in any way affect any of the terms, conditions, obligations, covenants or agreements contained in the Bridge Loan Agreement or any other provision of either such agreement or any other Loan Document. Each and every term, condition, obligation, covenant and agreement contained in the Bridge Loan Agreement or any other Loan Document is hereby ratified and re-affirmed in all respects and shall continue in full force and effect. Each Loan Party reaffirms its obligations under the Loan Documents to which it is party and the validity of any Liens granted by it pursuant to the Security Documents. This Amendment shall constitute a Loan Document for purposes of the Bridge Loan Agreement and from and after the Amendment No. 1 Effective Date, all references to the Bridge Loan Agreement in any Loan Document and all references in the Bridge Loan Agreement to this Agreement, hereunder, hereof or words of like import referring to the Bridge Loan Agreement, shall, unless expressly provided otherwise, refer to the Bridge Loan Agreement as amended by this Amendment. Each Loan Party hereby consents to this Amendment and confirms that all its obligations under the Loan Documents to which it is a party shall continue to apply to the Bridge Loan Agreement as amended hereby.