WD Blue 500 GB 3.5-inch SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 RPM 16 MB Cache PC Hard Driv

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    WD Blue 500 GB 3.5-inch SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 RPM 16 MB Cache PC Hard Driv

    Description
    Description

    Get Storage Capacity Up to 6 TB
    Boost your PC storage with WD Blue drives, the brand designed just for desktop and all-in-one PCs. The WD Blue family now delivers data storage capacities up to 6 TB:
    Entry Level: Up to 1 TB
    Mainstream: 2 TB to 4 TB
    Best Upgrade: 5 TB+

    Improve PC Performance
    Pair a larger capacity drive with an SSD to give your desktop a performance and storage boost. The SSD maximizes speed of data access, while the WD Blue drive stores up to 6 TB of movies, games, files, applications and more.

    Upgrade and Backup with Ease
    WD hard drives come with free access to WD Acronis True Image. Our downloadable software quickly copies all your existing data to your new drive - without reinstalling your operating system. Backup and restore functions make it easy to save and retrieve your personal data.

    Future-Proof Your Storage
    With better technology comes bigger storage needs. Cameras that record ultra-high definition video at 4K resolution and 30 frames per second require a ton of storage. Handling all that media is a snap with our 6 TB drive, capable of storing up to 281.25 hours of 4K video.

    Trust in WD
    If you know WD, you know our reliability is legendary. Every WD Blue drive is designed, tested and built to last, and ships with a 2-year limited warranty.

    Recommended use -
    WD Blue storage is tested and recommended for use in desktop and All-in-One PCs, industrial applications, notebooks, and external enclosures.

    General Information
    Manufacturer Western Digital Corporation
    Manufacturer Part Number WD5000AAKX
    Manufacturer Website Address http://www.wdc.com
    Brand Name WD
    Product Line Blue
    Product Model WD5000AAKX
    Product Name Blue 500 GB 3.5-inch PC Hard Drive
    Packaged Quantity 1
    Product Type Hard Drive
    Technical Information
    Storage Capacity 500 GB
    Platform Supported Mac
    Features NoTouch Ramp Load
    Drive Performance
    Maximum External Data Transfer Rate 600 MB/s (4.7 Gbit/s)
    Spindle Speed (rpm) 7200
    Buffer 32 MB
    Interfaces/Ports
    Drive Interface SATA
    Drive Interface Standard SATA/600
    Physical Characteristics
    Drive Type Internal
    Drive Width 3.5"
    Height 1"
    Width 4"
    Depth 5.8"
    Weight (Approximate) 15.84 oz
    Miscellaneous
    System Requirements Operating System(s):
    • Windows 7
    • Windows 8
    • Mac OS
    Certifications & Standards

    CE

    Environmentally Friendly Yes
    Environmental Certification China RoHS
    Device Supported Desktop PC

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    ** Most Oversize orders are delivered within 1-4 weeks. Some orders may take 6 weeks to be delivered.

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