WD VelociRaptor hard drive delivers maximum speed and reliability for performance enthusiast systems, workstations, and low-end servers. With a superbly engineered combination of 10,000 rpm spin speed, SATA 6 Gb/s interface and a 32 MB cache, this drive is truly an evolution in performance.
Designed and manufactured to mission-critical enterprise-class standards to provide enterprise reliability in high duty cycle environments. This drive has the highest available reliability rating on a high-capacity SATA drive.
It consumes no more power than the previous generation WD VelociRaptor while offering double the capacity and higher performance.
Rotary Acceleration Feed Forward (RAFF)
It optimizes operation and performance when the drives are used in vibration-prone, multi-drive chassis.
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.
In addition to being ROHS compliant, this WD VelociRaptor is also a halogen free design.
- Type: Hard drive - internal
- Capacity: 500 GB
- Form Factor: 3.5" x 1/3H
- Interface: Serial ATA-600
- Data Transfer Rate: 600 MBps
- Buffer Size: 64 MB
- Spindle Speed: 10000 rpm
- Features: Rotary Acceleration Feed Forward (RAFF), Preemptive Wear Leveling (PWL), IcePack mounting frame, NoTouch ramp load technology, Advanced Format technology , S.M.A.R.T.
- Dimensions (WxDxH): 4 in x 5.8 in x 1 in
- Weight: 17.6 oz