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WD Caviar Blue HDD 500 GB SATA-600

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  • Form Factor: Internal hard drive
  • Specs: 3.5 x 1/3H" • Serial ATA-600 • 7200 rpm • 600 MBps
  • Interface: SERIAL ATA-600
  • Features: Shock Guard, IntelliSeek, NoTouch ramp load technology , S.M.A.R.T.
  • Data Transfer Rate: 600 MBPS
  • Buffer Size: 16 MB
  • Manufacturer: WESTERN DIGITAL
  • Spindle Speed: 7200 RPM
  • HDD Type: HARD DRIVE - INTERNAL
  • Part number: WD5000AAKX
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Image for WD Caviar Blue HDD 500 GB SATA-600 from Crucial USA
FormFactor: 3.5 X 1/3H"
Dimension (WxDxH): 4 in x 5.8 in x 1 in
Weight: 15.9 oz
Category: EVERYDAY COMPUTING
HDD Product Line: CAVIAR BLUE

Cool, quiet and fast. WD Caviar Blue drives offer superior performance and reliability, making them ideal for business and family desktops.

  • 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.
  • IntelliSeek
    Calculates optimum seek speeds to lower power consumption, noise and vibration.
  • ShockGuard
    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.

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