SATA 6 Gb/s interface
The SATA 6 Gb/s interface provides greater flexibility for use with the latest chipsets as well
as backwards compatibility to legacy systems with SATA 3 Gb/s requirements.
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.
WD Blue drives are designed and manufactured with the proven technology found in WD’s original award-winning hard drives.
Built to the high standards of quality and reliability of the WD brand, these drives offer the features and capacity ideal for your everyday computing needs.
Low Power Consumption
State-of-the-art seeking algorithms and advanced power management features help ensure low power consumption.
Upgrading Your Drive is Easy
Acronis® True Image™ WD Edition Software, 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 get all the benefits of a new drive.
Our latest generation of 7 mm 2.5-inch mobile drives is designed for thin and light mobile applications, and is also compatible with most standard
9.5 mm bays (SPZX, LPCX, and LPVX models only).
In a notebook drive, silence is golden. WD’s exclusive noise reducing technologies yield some of the quietest 2.5-inch hard drives on the market.
The WD Advantage
WD puts our products through extensive Functional Integrity Testing (F.I.T.) prior to any product launch. This testing ensures that our products consistently meet the high quality and reliability standards of the WD brand. WD also provides a detailed Knowledge Base with more than 1,000 helpful articles, helpful software, and utilities. Our customer support lines are open for more hours to help ensure you get the help you need when you need it. Our toll-free customer support lines are here to help, or you can access our WD Support site for additional details.
|Interface2||SATA 6 Gb/s|
|Advanced Format (AF)||Yes|
|Data transfer rates Interface speed||6 Gb/s|
|Rotational speed (RPM)||5400|
|Average drive ready time (sec)||2.8|
|Non-recoverable read errors per bits read||<1 in 1014|
|Limited warranty (years)5||2|
|5VDC ±10% (A, peak)||1.00|
|Average power requirements (W)
|Temperature (°C) Operating Non-operating||0 to 60
-40 to 65
|Acoustics (dBA)7 Idle
|Weight (lb/kg, ± 10%)||0.20/0.09|