Western Digital Caviar Blue 3.5in 500GB SATA 6Gb/s Internal Hard Drive WD5000AAKX, 7200RPM, 16MB Cache
WD Caviar Blue hard drives are available with either SATA or PATA interface in a variety of cache sizes with a multitude of available features to deliver rock solid performance and ultra-cool and quiet operation perfect for family and business computing. This is an OEM drive.
- Solid performance
- With SATA and PATA interfaces, and cache sizes up to 32 MB, this series of drives offers a full range of performance features.
- Ultra-cool and quiet
- Keeping the drive cool enhances reliability. WD continues to develop new and innovative ways to keep drives cool while they are operating which helps protect the drive and the data stored on it.
- NoTouch ramp load technology
- The recording head never touches the disk media ensuring significantly less wear to the recording head and
media as well as better drive protection in transit.
- Calculates optimum seek speeds to lower power consumption, noise and vibration.
- Instantaneously protects the hard drive against damage from bumps and vibrations while it is running. This technology enables WD Caviar drives to achieve industry-leading shock specifications
- Form Factor:
- 976,773,168 Sectors
- Data Transfer Rate:
- 126 MB/s sustained
- 6 Gb/s Buffer to host
- Rotational Speed:
- Power Usage:
- Read/Write: 6.0 W
- Idle: 5.6 W
- Standby: 0.9 W
Reference: | Western Digital WD5000AAKX Hard Drive Website | Data Sheet |
Limited Warranty: One year from invoice date with Directron.com. Three years from invoice date with Manufacturer. 30-Day money back from receiving date with 15% restocking fee for non-defective returns on current market price. No credit or refund after 30 days. Customer is responsible for returning defective products including DOA due to manufacturer unless testing is paid before shipping. (queenie122910)
Notes: (1) Hard drives should be installed by professionals or experienced PC users. (2) If you intend to install this drive in a 5.25" bay, you'll need a hard drive mounting kit. (3) 1 GB = 1,000,000,000 bytes. Available capacity will be less. Reported capacity will vary. (4) This 3.5" hard drive will not fit into most note books. (5) Most OEM hard drives do not come with installation guide or manual. Please use our online hard drive Installation Guidelines and Troubleshooting Tips.
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