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WD 500GB Blue 3.5" SATA 6Gb/s 7200rpm 32MB Hard Drive

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Quicklinx: C2GSWS00 Mfr#: WD5000AZLX
Form Factor: 3.5" x 1/3H
Type: Hard drive
Interface Type: Serial ATA-600
Capacity: 500GB
Spin Speed (rpm): 7200rpm
10 in stock
£39.82 ex VAT
£47.78 inc VAT
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Description

Built to WD's highest standards of quality and reliability, WD Blue offers the features and entry-level capacities that are ideal for your computing needs. WD Blue is designed by the brand that you trust with the quality you would expect for a tested, proven, everyday storage solution.

WD Blue storage is designed and manufactured with technology found in WD's original award-winning desktop and mobile hard drives. WD Blue sets the baseline for everyday storage by consistently delivering improved performance over previous generations while successfully maintaining WD's quality and reliability for over six generations. The difference is that their colors never fade, generation after generation.

WD Blue is available in a broad range of entry-level capacities, cache sizes, form factors and interfaces so you can be sure there's a drive that's the perfect fit for your system. However, not all hard drives are created equally and for your applications that demand more, WD gives you the power of choice.

Specifications

Summary

Product Description
WD Blue WD5000AZLX - hard drive - 500 GB - SATA 6Gb/s
Type
Hard drive - internal
Capacity
500 GB
Form Factor
3.5" x 1/3H
Interface
SATA 6Gb/s
Data Transfer Rate
600 MBps
Buffer Size
32 MB
Spindle Speed
7200 rpm
Features
NoTouch ramp load technology, S.M.A.R.T.
Dimensions (WxDxH)
101.6 mm x 147 mm x 25.4 mm
Weight
440 g
Manufacturer Warranty
2 years warranty


Detail

General

Device Type
Hard drive - internal
Capacity
500 GB
Form Factor
3.5" x 1/3H
Interface
SATA 6Gb/s
Buffer Size
32 MB
Features
NoTouch ramp load technology, S.M.A.R.T.
Width
101.6 mm
Depth
147 mm
Height
25.4 mm
Weight
440 g

Performance

Drive Transfer Rate
600 MBps (external)
Internal Data Rate
150 MBps
Spindle Speed
7200 rpm

Reliability

Non-Recoverable Errors
1 per 10^14
Load / Unload Cycles
300,000

Expansion & Connectivity

Interfaces
1 x SATA 6 Gb/s - 7 pin Serial ATA
Compatible Bay
3.5" x 1/3H

Power

Power Consumption
6.8 Watt (read) , 6.8 Watt (write) , 6.1 Watt (idle) , 1.2 Watt (stand by) , 1.2 Watt (sleep)

Miscellaneous

Compliant Standards
RoHS, NMB-3 Class B, CAN ICES-3 Class B

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support
Limited warranty - 2 years

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature
0 °C
Max Operating Temperature
60 °C
Shock Tolerance (operating)
65 g @ 2 ms
Shock Tolerance (non-operating)
350 g @ 1 ms
Sound Emission
29 dBA

Bundle deals

WD 500GB Blue 3.5 Bundle deal on WD 500GB Blue 3.5" SATA 6Gb/s 7200rpm 32MB Hard Drive
£56.14
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Cables

WD 500GB Blue 3.5 Bundle deal on WD 500GB Blue 3.5" SATA 6Gb/s 7200rpm 32MB Hard Drive
Including:
C2G 1m 7-pin 180° to 90° 1-Device Serial ATA Cable C2G 1m 7-pin 180° to 90° 1-Device Serial ATA Cable worth £6.02 | in stock
£42.83
saving £3.01
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Form Factor: 3.5" x 1/3H
Type: Hard drive
Interface Type: Serial ATA-600
Capacity: 500GB
Spin Speed (rpm): 7200rpm
Brand: WD
Stock Status: In Stock
Price Range Ex VAT: 0 - 50

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