500GB Storage Capacity, 6 Gbps SATA Interface, 32MB Data Buffer


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Improve your PC's performance with the WD5000AZLX 500 GB Caviar Blue OEM Internal Hard Drive from Western Digital , featuring a SATA 6 Gbps interface, 16 MB data buffer and 7200 RPM rotational speed, and a data transfer rate of up to 150 MB/s. Shock resistance of up to 350G helps the drive withstand accidental drops. In addition, ShockGuard technology provides enhanced protection against shocks and vibrations. With IntelliSeek technology, the Caviar Blue Internal Hard Drive calculates optimum seek speeds for reduced vibration, noise and power consumption. NoTouch ramp load technology ensures that the recording head never touches the disk media, for considerably less wear to the recording head and media, and improved drive protection during transit.

Key Features

  • Storage capacity - 500 GB
  • SATA 6 Gbps interface
  • 32 MB data buffer
  • 7200 RPM rotational speed
  • Transfers data at a top speed of 150 MB/s
  • Shock resistance of up to 350G helps the drive withstand accidental drops
  • ShockGuard technology provides enhanced protection against shocks and vibrations
  • IntelliSeek calculates optimum seek speeds for reduced vibration, noise and power consumption.
  • NoTouch ramp load technology ensures that the recording head never touches the disk media, for considerably less wear to the recording head and media, and improved drive protection during transit
  • Suitable for business and family applications

Specifications

InterfaceSATA 6 Gbps
Formatted Capacity500,107 MB
SATA Latching ConnectorYes
Form Factor3.5" (8.89 cm)
Data Transfer RateBuffer to host: 6 Gbps
Host to/from drive (sustained): 150 MB/s
Cache32 MB
Rotational Speed7200 RPM
Load/Unload Cycles300,000
Non-recoverable read errors per bits read<1 in 10^14
Power Supply12 VDC peak (A, ±10%): 1.77
Power RequirementsRead / write: 6.8
Idle: 6.1
Standby: 1.2
Sleep: 1.2
TemperatureOperating: 32 to 140° F (0 to 60° C)
Non-operating: -40 to 158° F (-40 to 70° C)
ShockOperating (2 ms, read / write): 30
Operating (2 ms, read): 65G
Non-operating (1 ms): 350G
AcousticsIdle mode: 29 dBA
Performance seek mode: 30 dBA
RoHS CompliantYes
Dimensions (LxWxH)5.787 x 4.000 x 1.028" (14.70 x 10.16 x 2.54 cm)
Weight0.99 lb (0.45 kg)
Product:
WD 500GB Blue Caviar OEM Internal Hard Drive
Manufacturer:
Western Digital
Model:
WD5000AZLX
SKU:
WD5000AZLX
RM Product #:
31946
Capacity:
500 GB
Drive Speed/Type:
7200 RPM