WD Blue HDD 750 GB SATA-600 Upgrade for the ASUS NCL-D Motherboard

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device type: motherboard

Your NCL-D System Specs

System specs as shipped by the manufacturer.
Scan your system to view your specific system configuration.

Memory:

DDR2 PC2-5300

Memory Type: DDR2 PC2-5300, DDR2 (ECC)
Maximum Memory: 16GB
Slots: 8

Installed in pairs of modules.

How much memory your Windows OS will recognize depends on which version of Windows you are running. 32-bit versions of Windows will see (and utilize) only 3GB or 3.5GB. To utilize more memory, install a 64-bit version of your OS. More information about OS memory maximums can be found here.

Memory or DRAM is the "working" memory of the computer. It's used to store data for programs (sequences of instructions) on a temporary basis.

video - installing memory

Storage:

SATA 2 - 3Gb/s

SATA Version -- SATA 2 - 3Gb/s

Storage Drives -- hard drives and solid state drives -- are the permanent memory for the programs and documents on your computer.

Data Transfer Rate is the rate at which data can be sent or received. This is determined by your motherboard. A drive with a higher transfer rate will only run at the rate of the motherboard's transfer rate.

Cache is a type of working memory that allows the drive to perform faster.

RPM is the rotations per minute of a hard drive which effects the speed of data transfer.

Solid State Drives are non-moving memory, so access speed is instant.

Chipset:

Intel E7520 chipset

Chipset is a set of integrated circuits that have a specific purpose in a computer system, a group of microchips used together to perform a single task.

WD Blue HDD 750 GB SATA-600

WD Blue HDD 750 GB SATA-600
Part Number: WD7500AZEX
  • More options
  • No Touch Ramp Load technology
  • Tested for compatibility
  • The WD advantage
  • Manufacturer's 2-year warranty
 $70.99
Qty:

WD Blue drives are designed and manufactured with the proven technology found in WD's original award-winning desktop and mobile hard drives. Built to the highest standards of quality and reliability, these drives offer the features and capacity ideal for your everyday computing needs. These drives are available in a broad range of capacities, cache sizes, form factors and interfaces so you can be sure there's a drive that's the perfect fit for your system, in more ways than one.

Product Features

  • The original
    WD Blue drives are designed and manufactured with the proven technology found in WD's original award-winning desktop and mobile hard drives.
  • WD quality
    Built to the highest standards of quality and reliability, these drives offer the features and capacity ideal for your everyday computing needs.
  • More options
    These drives are available in a broad range of capacities, cache sizes, form factors and interfaces so you can be sure there's a drive that's the perfect fit for your system, in more ways than one.
  • 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. SATA or PATA interface. While SATA has become the industry standard interface, WD continues to manufacture desktop drives with a PATA interface for unique or legacy systems.
  • Tested for compatibility
    WD perform tests on hundreds of systems and a multitude of platforms in the FIT Lab to give the customers confidence that the drives will work in their systems.Upgrading your drive is easy.
  • The WD advantage
    WD puts the products through extensive Functional Integrity Testing prior to any product launch. This testing ensures the products consistently meet the highest quality and reliability standards of the WD brand.

  • Type: Hard drive - internal
  • Capacity: 750 GB
  • Form Factor: 3.5" x 1/3H
  • Interface: Serial ATA-600
  • Data Transfer Rate: 600 MBps
  • Buffer Size: 64 MB
  • Spindle Speed: 7200 rpm
  • Features: IntelliSeek, NoTouch ramp load technology
  • Dimensions (WxDxH): 4 in x 5.8 in x 1 in
  • Weight: 15.5 oz

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