WD 500GB Blue 3.5″ SATA Desktop Internal Hard Drive

Western Digital

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Key Features;

  • 500GB Storage Capacity.
  • 3.5″ Form Factor.
  • 6 Gb/s Buffer to Host Data Transfer Rate.
  • 150 MB/s Sustained Data Transfer Rate.
  • 64MB Cache.
  • 5,400 rpm Rotational Speed.
  • 300,000 Load/Unload Cycles.
  • NoTouch Ramp Load Technology.
  • IntelliSeek.
  • Consumes an Average of 3.3W.
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WD 500GB Blue 3.5″ SATA Desktop Internal Hard Drive

No Touch Ramp Load Technology.

The recording head never touches the disk media during spin up, spin down and when the drive is off ensuring significantly less wear to the recording head and media as well as better drive protection in transit.

IntelliSeek Technology.

The 3.5″ internal hard drive features IntelliSeek technology which calculates optimum seek speeds to lower power consumption, noise and vibration.

Upgrading Your Drive is Easy.

WD Acronis True Image is available as a free download on the WD Support site, enables you to copy all your data to a new drive so you don’t have to reinstall your operating system to receive the benefits of a new drive.

Data Lifeguard.

The drive features Data Lifeguard embedded error detection and repair features that automatically detect, isolate and repair problem areas which may develop due to extended use of the hard drive.

High Quality and Reliability.

The products are tested through extensive Functional Integrity Testing (F.I.T) prior to launch. This testing ensures these products consistently meet high quality and reliability standards. Moreover, a detailed Knowledge Base with more than 1,000 useful articles as well as helpful software and utilities is also available.

Wide Usage.

It is ideal for PCs, industrial applications, notebooks, netbooks and external enclosures.



WD500GB Specs

Formatted Capacity 500GB
Interface SATA 6 Gb/s
Advanced Format (AF) Yes
Form Factor 3.5″
RoHS Compliant Yes
Data Transfer Rate (max) Buffer to Host: 6 Gb/s
Host to/from Drive (sustained): 150 MB/s
Cache 64 MB
Rotational Speed 5,400 rpm
Reliability / Data Integrity
Load/Unload Cycles 300,000
Non-Recoverable Read Errors per Bits Read <1 in 1014
Power Management
12 VDC ±10% (Peak) 1.2 A
Average Power Requirements Read/Write: 3.3 W
Idle: 2.5 W
Standby/Sleep: 0.4 W
Environmental Specifications
Temperature Operating: 32 to 140°F / 0 to 60°C
Non-Operating: -40 to 158°F / -40 to 70°C
Shock Operating (2 ms, write): 30 Gs
Operating (2 ms, read): 65 Gs
Non-Operating (2 ms): 250 Gs
Acoustics Idle: 21 dBA
Seek (average): 22 dBA
Dimensions & Weight
Dimensions 1.028 x 5.787 x 4.000″ / 2.611 x 14.699 x 10.160 cm (width ± 0.01″ / 0.03 cm)
Weight 0.99 lb / 0.45 kg (± 10%)
Packaging Info
Package Weight 1.3 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 8.9 x 6.1 x 2.8″

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